American Express confirmed that company President Ed Gilligan fell ill and died while on route to New York on a corporate jet Friday.
The health insurer Humana is considering a potential sale of itself after several competitors approached it, people briefed on the matter said Friday.
A Charter Communications van. The bid for Time Warner Cable would catapult Charter from the fourth-largest cable company to the No 2 slot behind Comcast.
US stocks closed lower on Friday as data showed the economy contracted in the first quarter but the indexes still posted gains for the month.
WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration's latest plan on ethanol will add more of the corn-based renewable fuel to the nation's gasoline supply in coming years -- but not as much as was required by federal law.