"More than 2,800 Internal Revenue Service employees who recently had been disciplined received performance bonuses totaling more than $2.8 million between Oct. 1, 2010 and Dec. 31, 2012," reports the Journal.
McDonald's, which once enjoyed an effective monopoly on the morning fast-food rush, has found itself nudged up against all sorts of egg sandwich-serving competition these days.
Procter & Gamble Co. (PG), the world's largest consumer-products maker, said third-quarter profit rose 1.7 percent as its fabric and home-care business picked up.
SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine - The number of existing single-family homes sold in Maine last month jumped almost 13 percent when compared to the same month a year ago.
Biogen Idec Inc. said its first-quarter profit jumped 12%, as strong sales of its pill-based multiple-sclerosis treatment Tecfidera drove revenue higher.