By Wayne Cole. SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian shares touched fresh three-year highs on Tuesday as investors in the region drew encouragement from a rally in Chinese markets, though caution was warranted given the torrent of U.S.
A specialist woks at the post that handles Trulia on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange Monday. Trulia jumped 11 percent after the real-estate listing service Zillow said it plans to buy it for $3.5 billion.
A Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 preparing to land at Love Field in Dallas. The F.A.A. is proposing a $12 million fine against Southwest for repair violations.
Smith & Wesson (NASDAQ:SWHC) will pay $2 mil to the SEC for bribing officials in Pakistan, Indonesia and other foreign countries with cash and free guns to try to boost sales.
When Family Dollar announced plans in April to shutter 370 stores and slash its prices after another disappointing earnings report, most industry observers were convinced it was only a matter of time before the struggling discount retailer changed hands.