Freeport-McMoRan Inc. FCX 11.12 % said Wednesday that it added two new independent board members through an agreement with billionaire investor Carl Icahn, a day after the mining and energy company reduced its number of directors by 44%.
(Adds product expansion plans) By Carey Gillam Oct 7 Monsanto Co, one of the world's largest seed and agrichemical companies, said on Wednesday that it was slashing 2,600 jobs and restructuring operations to cut costs in a slumping commodity market ...
DETROIT As the threat of a strike hangs over them, negotiators from Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV and the United Auto Workers union continued to meet on Wednesday morning, a union spokesman said.
A top aviation official says the government is testing technology that could locate the operators of small drones that are flying illegally near airports.
Canadian Oil Sands Ltd. COSWF 1.47 % on Wednesday adopted a so-called poison pill antitakeover measure with a 20% trigger, two days after Suncor Energy Inc. SU 2.39 % launched a hostile bid for the oil-sands company.