Coca-Cola said it plans to slash costs by $3 billion a year after the world's biggest beverage maker reported disappointing sales on flat soda volume.
Chattanooga home sales fell 0.5 percent last month from year-ago levels, but home prices continued to rise in the Chattanooga area.
Asian stocks rose with European equity-index futures and the euro after U.S. shares jumped the most in a year. Gold traded near a six-week high on Diwali demand and credit risk in Asia fell toward a three-week low.
In the time it takes to age a Kentucky straight bourbon - that's two years - the Kentucky Bourbon industry has nearly doubled its work force, tripled its number of distilleries, and set new modern records for exports and barrel inventories.
AMSTERDAM� Heineken NV said third quarter profit fell 4.8%, with lower sales in Europe offset by growth in emerging markets. Net profit for the third quarter came in at �460 million, compared with �483 million in the same period a year earlier.