SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Facebook Inc's (FB.O) revenue grew 49 percent in the fourth quarter, as mobile advertising growth helped the world's largest Internet social network beat Wall Street's targets for earnings and sales.
BERLIN (AP) - German unemployment rose to 7 percent in January, but the increase was due largely to seasonal factors and the Federal Labor Agency says the job market remains strong.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve on Wednesday said the U.S. economy was expanding "at a solid pace" with strong job gains in a signal that the central bank remains on track with its plans to raise interest rates this year.
FRANKFURT�Germany's Deutsche Bank AG posted a surprise fourth-quarter net profit Thursday after slashing the reserves it set aside to cover looming legal action and on higher investment banking revenue.
(Bloomberg) -- Royal Dutch Shell Plc will cut $15 billion of spending over the next three years as the crash in oil prices saw fourth-quarter profit miss expectations.