Microsoft Corp. (MSFT:US)'s push into cloud computing, which is accelerating under new Chief Executive Officer Satya Nadella, paid off in the fiscal third quarter.
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is investigating General Motors over its handling of an ignition switch defect, according to a public filing today.
... * Russia launches army drills near Ukraine border. * U.S. shares pare early gains made on Apple, Facebook rally. * Dollar loses ground on risk aversion.
Some people would never eat at a Taco Bell. The fast-food chain's executives know this, and they won't bother trying to persuade them otherwise.
... * 29-year KPMG veteran sentenced in Los Angeles. * Friend was tipped about news involving KPMG clients (Adds details of allegations, background; paragraphs 1-4, 7-9).