McDonald's Corp. (MCD), the world's largest restaurant chain, said sales at stores open at least 13 months fell 0.3 percent in February as its U.S.
Irish fruit firm Fyffes and US rival Chiquita are to merge to create the world's largest banana company, worth about $1bn (�597m).
LONDON (Reuters) - World stocks paused near a six-year peak and commodities from copper to crude tumbled on Monday as surprisingly weak Chinese trade data rattled investors already on edge over the crisis in Ukraine.
The United States Federal Reserve needs to indicate that it will stick to the current plans for winding down its bond-buying programme, a top Fed official said on Monday in Paris.
In this photo provided by Disney Parks, Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel poses with Mickey Mouse at the Magic Kingdom park at Walt Disney World Resort Dec. 11, 2013, in Lake Buena Vista, Fla.