Private-sector job growth surprisingly slowed again in April, with businesses adding just 169,000 net new positions, payroll firm Automatic Data Processing Inc. said Wednesday.
CHESHIRE, Conn. (TheStreet) -- Alexion Pharmaceuticals (ALXN - Get Report) is buying Synageva Biopharma (GEVA - Get Report) for $8.4 billion to broaden its offering of treatments for rare diseases, the companies announced Wednesday.
Last week, billionaire entrepreneur and Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk unveiled at the Tesla's design studio, his yet another ambitious mission of solar panel-connected batteries for homes and businesses.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel, left, and Vice Chancellor and Economy Minister Sigmar Gabriel, right, talk as they arrive for the weekly cabinet meeting at the chancellery in Berlin, Germany, Wednesday, May 6, 2015.
Duke Energy Corp (NYSE:DUK) has requested a judge in Delaware, to put a six-month halt to a shareholder lawsuit faced by the energy company, as it is on the verge of finalizing a multi-million dollar settlement of a criminal case.