European shares climbed Thursday, buoyed by strong results from technology giants Apple and Facebook, and further signs of a revival in merger and acquisition activity.
A welder at the British unit for Alstom, a French industrial conglomerate, in Stafford Andrew Testa for The New York TimesA welder at the British unit for Alstom, a French industrial conglomerate, in Stafford, England.
McDonald's has revealed a new look for its long-time brand mascot, Ronald McDonald, ahead of a social media campaign featuring the clown character.
Spain's Treasury sold three-year to 10-year debt at record low yields after the Bank of Spain said growth sped up in the first quarter, underpinning a recovery in the euro region's fourth-largest economy.
A man stands on a skateboard outside a Wal-Mart store in Williston, North Dakota March 13, 2013. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton. (Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc said former Chief Executive Officer Lee Scott and board member Chris Williams will not stand for ...