The case of a pilot believed to have deliberately crashed a Germanwings airliner, killing all 150 on board, is shining a spotlight on a cost-savings measure on Canadian airplanes that a union representing flight attendants says is a risk to public safety.
MIDLAND, Mich. - Dow Chemical Co. is breaking off a significant component of its chlorine operations in a deal with Olin Corp. valued at $five billion.
BlackBerry posted its lowest quarterly sales in more than eight years on Friday, as the Canadian smartphone maker struggled to find new revenue sources to offset dwindling sales of its handsets.
Janet Yellen, chair of the U.S. Federal Reserve, said Friday at a conference in San Francisco that she expects the Fed to raise interest rates this year, and that subsequent increases will be gradual without following a predictable path.
WASHINGTON - The economy's tepid overall performance final quarter - a two.2 % annual growth rate - was common of the financial rebound that began in the summer of 2009.