Two years after approving the latest in a wave of airline mergers that left the nation with four major carriers, the Justice Department said Wednesday that it had begun an inquiry into possible collusion among the airlines.
WASHINGTON U.S. private employers hired the most workers in six months in June and factory activity picked up, providing fresh evidence the economy was gathering solid momentum after contracting at the start of the year.
Saudi Arabia's billionaire Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, one of the world's richest people, announced Wednesday that he will donate all of his wealth of $32 billion to charity over the coming years.
Hopes that a deal could be reached between Greece and its creditors pushed stocks higher on Wednesday. The market opened higher in the United States, following strong gains for European stocks, after the Greek prime minister, Alexis Tsipras, wrote a ...
PayPal, the online payments company weeks away from an expected spinoff from eBay, took a leap into the growing digital money transfer business on Wednesday by acquiring Xoom, a big player in the field.