U.S. stocks fell sharply in heavy trading on Monday and the S&P 500 and the Dow had their worst day since October after a collapse in Greek bailout talks intensified fears that the country could be the first to exit the euro zone.
MEXICO CITY -- Staggering under a $72 billion debt, Puerto Rico, a U.S. commonwealth in the Caribbean, says it may not be able to make its payments, a step that would rattle the financial underpinnings of the United States.
BRUSSELS—European Union leaders Monday urged China to adopt tough climate-change goals as they and other nations head toward a critical climate conference in Paris at year's end.
announced today that it would not be moving forward with its highly anticipated acquisition of US Foods. In an effort to make it up to shareholders who have been expecting the merger, Sysco also announced a $3 billion share repurchasing program to take ...
For decades, conservatives have dreamed of paring the federal government by eliminating entire cabinet departments - or at least an agency or two.