Sure, Burger King is going Canadian, but it's only one of dozens of American companies doing inversions or at least eyeing the border.
French authorities placed the chief of the International Monetary Fund under official investigation on Wednesday. Christine Lagarde, 58, is being questioned over her role in a 400-million-euro ($531 million) payment to business tycoon Bernard Tapie in 2008.
NEW YORK - Applications for U.S. home mortgages rose last week as demand for both refinancing and purchase loans increased, an industry group said on Wednesday.
Stocks turned lower in early trading Wednesday as the S&P 500 dipped back below 2000 a day after closing above the milestone for the first time ever.
The troubled electronics retailer is in talks with Standard General, which holds more than 10% of RadioShack shares, to give it a cash infusion, sources familiar with the talks have told CNN.