Businesses added just 169,000 jobs in April, according to payroll processor ADP. Economists had expected 198,000 new jobs. ADP revised down its March report to 175,000 jobs from 189,000.
(Adds details, shares). May 6 (Reuters) - Drugmaker Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc said it would buy Synageva BioPharma Corp for $8.4 billion to boost its rare drug pipeline.
Like almost everything else related to the company, its venture into energy storage is generating plenty of publicity for electric-car maker Tesla Motors.
North Carolina officials are warning more residents living near Duke Energy's coal ash pits that it's not safe to drink or cook with their well water after tests showed contamination levels that is raising health concerns.
LONDON -- Following a solid start to the year, signs emerged Wednesday that the 19-country eurozone economy is losing some traction.