BRUSSELS�The European Union unveiled a signature plan to unite the region's fragmented online markets and crack down on possible abuses by U.S.
Investing.com - U.S. non-farm private employment rose less than expected in April, fuelling concerns over the strength of the U.S.
Investing.com - U.S. non-farm productivity fell more than expected in the first quarter, while unit labor costs came in above forecasts, official preliminary data showed on Wednesday.
... * To sell bakery business this month. * Raises number of U.S. outlets it plans to sell this year. * First-qtr same-restaurant sales up 3.2 pct vs est.
Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc. ALXN -9.10 % agreed to buy Synageva BioPharma Corp. GEVA 114.63 % in a cash-and-stock deal valued at $8.4 billion, paying more than double the market cap for the maker of rare-disease treatments.