1 of 3. Traders gather at the post that trades IBM on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange October 20, 2014. Credit: Reuters/Brendan McDermid.
A federal jury in Texas awarded $175 million in a trial brought by a whistleblower who questioned the safety of thousands of highway guardrail end caps on the nation's roads.
CALGARY Alberta (Reuters) - Brent crude fell on Monday, dropping below $86 a barrel as worries about booming supply and sluggish demand pushed the global oil benchmark back toward last week's four-year low.
NEW YORK - IBM Corp. plunged to a three-year low Monday after abandoning an earnings forecast for 2015, as the company struggles to transform fast enough to handle the shift to cloud computing.
Last month, a federal judge ordered Mr. Wyly , of Dallas, and the estate of his deceased brother to pay more than $300 million in sanctions after they were found guilty of committing civil fraud to hide stock sales and nab millions of dollars in profits.