McDonald's announced on Wednesday that it would raise wages and offer benefits to employees in the 1,500 United States stores that it operates itself, just a day after workers massed outside its stores to protest their low pay.
... * Company raises $460 mln in IPO. * Offering of 23 mln shares priced at $20/share. * Stock jumps as much as 34 pct (Adds analyst comment, updates shares).
The Institute for Supply Management's latest �Manufacturing ISM Report on Business� does not paint a pretty picture for domestic textile and apparel factories.
WASHINGTON - A global technology and engineering firm has agreed to pay a $130,000 penalty in the first action taken for an alleged violation of a whistleblower protection rule enacted in response to the recent financial crisis, federal regulators said ...
(Bloomberg) -- Oil advanced the most in two months in New York after a government report showed that U.S. crude output dropped from the highest level in more than three decades.