American Express President Ed Gilligan died while on corporate plane en route to New York on May 29, Friday. Coming back from a business trip, he was said to have suddenly fallen ill while flying.
Health insurer Humana Inc. HUM 20.31 % is exploring a possible sale of the company, a move that could trigger a round of mergers in an industry grappling with challenges and opportunities the federal health-care overhaul has created.
A Charter Communications van. The bid for Time Warner Cable would catapult Charter from the fourth-largest cable company to the No 2 slot behind Comcast.
US stocks closed lower on Friday as data showed the economy contracted in the first quarter but the indexes still posted gains for the month.
The EPA said ethanol levels will continue to rise in gasoline through 2015 and 2016, but certain market conditions prevented them from granting higher levels asked for by Congress in 2007.