L.A. Dodger fans likely will have trouble seeing pitcher Carlos Frias and the rest of the team on TV despite the $55 billion Charter-Time Warner merger.
"Clearly, the U.S. is a burning priority," said McDonald's CEO Steve Easterbrook at the Bernstein Strategic Decisions Conference on Wednesday.
U.S. stocks opened higher on Wednesday, a day after notching their steepest fall in three weeks as the dollar enjoyed its biggest rally in two years.
The once red-hot fashion brand reported a surprisingly sharp decline in comparable sales, suggesting its aggressive expansion is hurting Kors' luxury aura.
The dollar rose for a fourth day, the longest winning streak this quarter, as a growing set of improving economic data breathes new life into the greenback's rally.