FILE - In this May 16, 2012 file photo, a taxi passes in front of the Nasdaq MarketSite in New York's Times Square. After fifteen long years, the Nasdaq is close to topping its all-time high of 5,048.62, set on March 10, 2000.
The report by CNN's Anderson Cooper revealed Chinese-manufactured laminate flooring sold by the company contains high levels of the cancer-causing chemical formaldehyde.
LONDON (Reuters) - European shares slipped from seven-year highs on Monday, weighed down by merger activity in the telecoms sector, while Asian stocks edged up after China cut interest rates at the weekend.
NXP Semiconductors NV and Freescale Semiconductor Ltd. have agreed to merge in a deal that values Freescale at $11.8 billion and which would create a combined company with a market value of more than $30 billion.
NEW YORK, March 2 (Reuters) - Warren Buffett, the billionaire chief executive officer and chairman of Berkshire Hathaway, told CNBC on Monday that Berkshire executives Ajit Jain and Greg Abel were not angling for the top Berkshire job.