Lawrence J. Ellison in April. He was the chief executive with the highest total compensation in 2013. Credit Toru Yamanaka/Agence France-Presse - Getty Images.
Home Depot said hackers breached the company's cash-register systems in its U.S. and Canadian stores in April, and stole 56 million credit-card numbers.
TOKYO�Japan downgraded its overall assessment of the economy in September for the first time in five months, as poor summer weather weighed on consumption, raising further questions over the viability of pushing ahead with a second sales-tax increase ...
As Scots voted on whether to become a separate nation, financial markets appeared to be betting they'll decide to stay in the United Kingdom.
EQUITIES. NEW YORK - U.S. stocks rose on Thursday, a day after the U.S. Federal Reserve kept intact its pledge to keep interest rates low, providing a backstop for investors that helped lift both the Dow and S&P to record highs.