The Federal Reserve's policy committee has tuned into Chair Janet Yellen's beat on the U.S. labor market, and it's still playing the blues.
Taiwan's economy grew at its fastest annual pace in 1-1/2 years in the second quarter, increasing pressure on the central bank to hike interest rates before the end of the year to curb rising inflation.
Take that, Facebook Inc. A year after rebuffing a $3 billion takeover proposal from Mark Zuckerberg, Snapchat Inc. is in talks to raise money from Alibaba Group Holding Ltd.
E.W. Scripps and Journal Communications, the publisher of The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, said on Wednesday that they planned to merge and then spin off their combined newspapers, leaving behind a company focused on broadcast television.
The debate over a proposed natural gas pipeline across northern Massachusetts reached Beacon Hill on Tuesday. Several hundred people converged on the Boston Common to object to the plan.