(Updates prices). By John Geddie. LONDON May 5 (Reuters) - Investors shed Greek bonds and stocks on Tuesday on reports that the International Monetary Fund may cut a funding lifeline to Greece unless its European partners accept more debt writedowns.
The dollar rose against the euro, as investors took profits on recent gains in the single currency ahead of major U.S. economic data due at the end of the week.
Panera Bread (PNRA) is dropping 150 artificial ingredients from its menu, as it responds to a consumer shift toward healthier food.
SILVER SPRING, Md. - Discovery Communications Inc. (DISCA) on Tuesday reported first-quarter profit of $250 million. The Silver Spring, Maryland-based company said it had profit of 37 cents per share.
Brent crude oil hit a high for the year above $67 a barrel on Tuesday after protests stopped crude flows to the eastern Libyan oil port of Zueitina, hampering exports.