Jawbone is taking rival fitness accessory manufacturer Fitbit to court, accusing the company of "systematically plundering Jawbone employees" and making off with Jawbone's own "critical trade secrets and intellectual property.
Steve Easterbrook, the new chief executive of McDonald's Corp., on Wednesday said the success of his plan to revive the fast-food giant will hinge on many small things--like how long its restaurants toast the burger buns.
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Taco Bell and Pizza Hut shook the fast-food world Tuesday when the chains announced they'll be nixing artificial ingredients in their menu items by the end of 2015.
NEW YORK Equities markets rose on Wednesday, lead by gains in European stocks, and the euro edged up on signs, later dismissed, that Greece and its creditors were drafting an agreement that would provide Athens much-needed debt relief.