The fast-food business model just suffered a blow. The top prosecutor for the federal labor board has rejected McDonald's (MCD) claim that it's not the boss of the workers in its franchised stores.
Outside Twitter's San Francisco headquarters on Tuesday. The company said that on average it had 271 million active users a month at the end of June, a 24 percent increase from the same time last year.
LOS ANGELES - A 93-year-old water main broke above the campus of the University of California-Los Angeles, sending a torrent raging through parking structures and athletic facilities.
Prices for preowned homes in the Dallas area rose at the slowest rate in 10 months in the latest nationwide survey. Dallas prices were up 8.6 percent in May from a year ago in the Standard & Poor's/Case-Shiller Home Price Index.
Specialist Meric Greenbaum, left, and trader John Liotti work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. File photo / AP. Wall Street was flat overnight in cautious trading, with sentiment bolstered by corporate earnings including from Merck and news that ...