NEW YORK - The stock market bounced back Monday on getting a boost from some good first-quarter earnings reports. Toymaker Hasbro reported an unexpected gain in sales on the back of strong demand for its Transformer, Nerf and Marvel toys.
BISMARCK - House lawmakers voted 57-32 Monday to eliminate price-based oil tax breaks and set a lower tax on oil extraction, sending the last-minute bill to the Senate Tuesday where contentious debate is expected to continue.
LONDON, April 21 (Reuters) - European shares were seen heading for a higher open on Tuesday, with a raft of company results helping offset broader market fears over Greece after Athens ordered state entities to park idle cash at the central bank in a ...
Halliburton (HAL) employees are the latest to feel the pain. The company said Monday that it has cut 9,000 jobs over the past two quarters as crashing energy prices have forced it to scale back drilling operations.
Raytheon Co. is buying computer security software company Websense from Vista Equity Partners in a $1.9 billion deal to expand the Waltham-based defense contractor's cybersecurity reach.