(Adds details on investigation, industry responses, background, bylines). By Jeffrey Dastin and Diane Bartz. WASHINGTON/NEW YORK, July 1 (Reuters) - The U.S.
U.S. stocks closed higher on Wednesday but were down from earlier highs as energy stocks declined and Greece's debt crisis showed no clear signs of resolution.
Saudi Arabian Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Bin Abdulaziz Alsaud -- who made billions investing in American, European and Middle Eastern companies -- is donating his $32 billion fortune to philanthropy, according to a statement released Wednesday.
California's drought-stricken cities set a record for water conservation, reducing usage 29 percent in May, according to data released by a state agency Wednesday.
The Justice Department said it filed a lawsuit Wednesday to stop Sweden's Electrolux, which owns the Frigidaire, Kenmore and Tappan brands, from buying General Electric's appliance business, the Justice Department said in a statement.