DETROIT - General Motors faced more pressure over its handling of a deadly defect in certain compact cars Tuesday as word leaked of a criminal investigation and two congressional committees opened probes into the matter.
March 12 (Bloomberg) -- Leaders of the U.S. Senate Banking Committee announced long-awaited plans to dismantle Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, pushing the companies' common shares to their biggest intraday drop in 10 months.
Without Crimea, Ukraine looks set to lose an important piece of its economic and energy future: valuable undersea oil and gas fields that lie just offshore the Crimean peninsula.
The Men's Wearhouse, Inc. (MW) stock shed more than 1% of its value in after-market trading after the company reported larger-than-expected losses and missed 4QFY13 revenue estimates.
A trade battle is ripening between the U.S. and Europe over cheese names. As part of trade talks, the EU wants to ban the use of names associated with Europe -- like Parmesan, Gorgonzola and feta -- on cheese products made in the U.S.. Loading� Post to ...