WASHINGTON - Fewer Americans sought unemployment aid last week, a sign that businesses are holding onto their workers and hiring is likely solid.
Twitter is planning to lay off 9 percent of its global workforce, as the ailing San Francisco tech giant struggles to please Wall Street despite beating earnings expectations.
Depending on who you ask, Tesla is either on its way to becoming a huge force in the auto industry, or it's a financial disaster waiting to happen.
Qualcomm Inc. QCOM 3.78 % agreed to buy NXP Semiconductors NXPI 1.43 % NV for $39 billion, adding the top supplier of automotive chips to the San Diego company best known for designing smartphone chips.
Ratan Tata, who returned this week to the helm of India's largest conglomerate, is seeking a partner that could buy out the Tata Sons Ltd.