WASHINGTON, (Reuters) - - The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits fell last week, pointing to sustained labor market strength and firming economic growth.
LONDON—The U.K. economy slowed only slightly in the three months following voters' decision to exit from the European Union, according to an official estimate Thursday that confirms the U.K.
Orders for U.S. business equipment fell in September by the most in seven months, indicating corporate investment is having trouble gaining traction.
Qualcomm Inc. QCOM 0.72 % agreed to buy NXP Semiconductors NXPI -1.97 % NV for $39 billion, adding the top supplier of automotive chips to the San Diego company best known for designing smartphone chips.
Ford Motor Co. F 0.25 % 's third-quarter net income fell 56% compared with the same period in 2015, with hefty recall expenses, softening U.S.