American Apparel announced late Wednesday that it reached a deal with investment firm Standard General for up to $25 million to bolster the clothing chain's finances.
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's trade performance improved in June but still missed market forecasts, reinforcing expectations that Beijing will have to unveil more stimulus measures to stabilize the economy and meet its 2014 growth target.
MANDAREE, N.D. - Around 1 million gallons of saltwater has leaked from a North Dakota pipeline, some of it into a bay that leads to a lake that provides drinking water for an American Indian reservation, company and tribe officials said Wednesday.
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Regulators in drought-stricken California are proposing stringent new conservation measures to limit outdoor water use, including fines of up to $500 a day for using a hose without a shut-off nozzle.
AUSTRALIA has emerged near the top of a new survey that measures the money smarts of teenagers around the world. AUSSIE 15-year-olds placed fourth out of 18 countries measured for young people's ability to read the fine print in a mobile phone contract ...