WASHINGTON—The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau on Thursday unveiled an outline of new rules to rein in aggressive debt-collection practices.
Royal Dutch Shell Plc reported a 72 percent decline in second-quarter earnings, missing estimates as lower crude prices continued to hurt income while refining margins narrowed.
AstraZeneca Plc, the U.K.'s second-largest drugmaker, reported second-quarter earnings that met analysts' estimates as sales of new medicines increased.
Donald Trump insisted Wednesday that his only dealing with Russia was when he sold a mansion to a Russian billionaire for nearly $100 million.
Iconic web portal Yahoo agreed to sell its core operating business to Verizon for $4.8 billion on Monday morning, ending 22 years of independence.