Starting in 2015, Starbucks will offer a delivery service to customers in certain markets, The Associated Press reports. Starbucks says that the new service will be offered as a delivery option on the company's mobile app.
U.S. stock indexes closed higher Thursday as big companies turned in encouraging quarterly results. The Dow Jones industrial average rose more than 200 points thanks in large part to a big gain in Visa, the Dow's highest-priced stock.
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese life insurers are looking to buy more foreign bonds in the six months to March as yields on domestic bonds have fallen to uneconomical levels due to the Bank of Japan's massive purchases as part of its monetary easing program.
Facebook Inc logo Facebook (NASDAQ:FB)'s stock had its �overweight� rating reaffirmed by stock analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co.
The U.S. economy is showing steady, solid growth despite the shaky global environment, but its resilience will be tested in the coming months.