McDonald's is giving its long-time mascot a makeover. Ronald McDonald, the iconic clown that kids love and adults find quietly menacing, is getting a more modern look.
Microsoft Corp. said its fiscal third-quarter profit declined 6.5%, dragged down by slumping personal-computer sales and a sales-boosting adjustment a year earlier for software upgrades.
(Adds Breakingviews link). By Sarah N. Lynch. WASHINGTON, April 24 (Reuters) - General Motors is facing five different government probes in connection with its recent recalls, the automaker said in a regulatory filing on Thursday.
Biomet is a provider of orthopedic products. American investors are seeing yet another big acquisition. Zimmer Holdings promises that its $13.4 billion deal for its rival, Biomet, will yield savings.
One year ago today, April 24, the world watched with horror as a concrete building known as �Rana Plaza� cracked, buckled and ultimately collapsed atop the garment workers inside its factories.