British American Tobacco Plc's plan to buy Reynolds American Inc. could herald a final wave of industry consolidation as rivals will need to link up to compete with the world's largest listed tobacco company.
McDonald's shares jumped more than 2 percent Friday after it reported third-quarter earnings that topped Wall Street estimates, fueled by global same-store sales growth.
California's unrelenting economy refused to slow in September, amassing another 30,000 new jobs even as more people seeking work opted into the labor market, according to state data released Friday.
Jim Beam employees voted Friday for the third time on a new contract proposal between their union and the whiskey maker. Two hundred and fifty employees voted on a new contract proposal Friday, after rejecting two previous proposals by the company in a ...
The Wall Street Journal is asking a "substantial number" of staff to take voluntary buyouts. Gerry Baker, editor in chief, just sent out a memo to staff, offering enhanced voluntary severance benefit.