Janet Yellen with the former Fed chairs Ben Bernanke, center, and Paul Volcker. Donald Trump said he would most likely replace her as Fed chairwoman if he became president.
A fuel cell used to capture and sequester carbon emissions, at the headquarters of FuelCell Energy in Danbury, Conn. Credit Christopher Capozziello for The New York Times.
WASHINGTON—Consumers are set to gain new powers to sue banks under a proposal unveiled Thursday by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
Merck & Co.'s first-quarter revenue fell short of analysts' estimates, extending a four-year decline as sales of older drugs like Remicade disappointed.
The expanded recall of Takata Corp. air-bags adds more cars and more automakers and will strain its ability to deliver replacement parts, adding uncertainty to the largest and most complex auto-safety campaign in U.S.