Teen clothing retailer A�ropostale Inc. AROP 32.20 % filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Wednesday and hurled accusations at Sycamore Partners, which controls both its largest lender and one of its largest suppliers.
Sempra Energy more than doubled its estimate for the cost of a historic natural gas leak to $665 million and announced first-quarter earnings that missed expectations.
Zynga Inc. ZNGA -1.29 % on Wednesday reported first-quarter results that beat expectations, thanks to cost cuts and increased advertising revenue, but the videogame developer posted another sharp decline in customers.
WASHINGTON The vast U.S. services sector expanded in April as new orders and employment accelerated, bolstering views that economic growth would rebound after almost stalling in the first quarter.
U.S. stocks fell again Wednesday, as investors grappled with a weaker-than-expected reading on job creation in the private sector last month but good news on the services sector of the economy, extending yesterday's sell-off that pushed the Dow to a ...