SAO PAULO - The Brazilian government says gross domestic product contracted for the second consecutive quarter, sending the economy of Latin America's biggest country into a technical recession.
U.S. stocks edged lower in afternoon trading Friday, at the end of a volatile week for the market. Stocks fell heavily in the first two days of trading this week on concerns about the health of China's economy.
Twitter committed itself Friday to boosting the share of female employees at the company from 34% to 35% by next year. In a global workforce of 4,100, that's 41 more women.
NEW YORK (AP) - The strong dollar pressured Tiffany's fiscal second-quarter sales, and its performance missed analysts' expectations.
(Updates with Carter announcement, quotes, previous NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.) By David Alexander. MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. Aug 28 (Reuters) - U.S.