NEW YORK (Reuters) - Global equity markets rose on Friday after strong corporate results from Microsoft and Procter & Gamble and reduced concerns over the possible spread of Ebola boosted U.S.
The First Niagara bank branch on High Ridge Road in Stamford, Conn., on Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014. This bank branch, along with others in Ridgefield, Fairfield, Monroe and Wilton, will be closing in the first quarter of 2015.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Chiquita shareholders have rejected plans to merge with Irish fruit importer Fyffes that would have made the world's largest banana supplier.
Trinity Industries, facing mounting criticism that its guardrails can impale drivers in crashes, said on Friday that it would stop selling the product that 13 states have now banned.
For decades, Procter & Gamble, which built an empire out of soap and diapers, has held court under America's sinks. The maker of Tide and other cleaning and personal care products has spent years acquiring hundreds of brands it hoped could also become ...