posted: 10/09/2015 2:33 a.m.
WASHINGTON -- Volkswagen's top U.S. executive apologized Thursday for the automaker's rigged vehicles and members of Congress said the company had violated the public's trust.
posted: 10/09/2015 2:31 a.m.
SOUTHFIELD, Mich. -- Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is offering so-called second-tier United Auto Workers members as much as $29 an hour -- up from $25 previously proposed -- under a new tentative agreement that avoided a strike by 40,000 union members, said two people familiar with the matter.
posted: 10/09/2015 2:30 a.m.
NEW YORK -- Americans are expected to spend at a slower pace than last year during the Christmas season, weighed down by sluggish wage growth and other factors, according to the nation's largest retail industry trade group.
posted: 10/09/2015 2:27 a.m.
NEW YORK -- Signs that the Federal Reserve would keep interest rates low for several more months pushed stocks broadly higher on Thursday. Energy stocks advanced with the price of oil.
posted: 10/09/2015 2:25 a.m.
LOS ANGELES -- Bill Gross, the founder of Pacific Investment Management Co. who left the firm during internal acrimony last year, is suing the company for breach of contract.
posted: 10/09/2015 2:24 a.m.
Mortgage rates fall; hiring fears cited
posted: 10/09/2015 1 a.m.
DALLAS -- Spirit Airlines, Frontier Airlines and Allegiant Air, members of a new breed of airline called ultra-low-cost carriers, have grown rapidly by luring travelers with cheap base fares that undercut the big airlines.
posted: 10/08/2015 2:12 a.m.
A noisy yellow machine laying down railroad track near Alva, Okla. -- as much as a mile a day of concrete and steel -- is Warren Buffett's solution to the industry's dwindling coal traffic.
posted: 10/08/2015 2:11 a.m.
Even as Chicago confronts a fiscal crisis, investors are looking beyond its turbulent finances with anticipation toward the city's biggest bond deal ever.
posted: 10/08/2015 2:10 a.m.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is considering rules that would limit a practice called forced arbitration, which consumer advocates say does a disservice to people who have disputes with banks, credit card issuers and other financial service providers.
posted: 10/08/2015 2:09 a.m.
Monsanto Co. said Wednesday it will eliminate 2,600 jobs as part of a cost-saving plan designed to deal with falling sales of its biotech seeds and herbicides, which pushed its quarterly losses deeper into the red.
posted: 10/08/2015 2:07 a.m.
Gannett Co. has reached an agreement to acquire newspaper company Journal Media Group for $280 million, giving the media giant control of publications in more than 100 local markets in the U.S., company officials announced Wednesday evening.
posted: 10/08/2015 2:06 a.m.
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV and the United Auto Workers averted a strike that would have sent the union's 40,000 members walking off the job.
posted: 10/08/2015 2:04 a.m.
U.S. consumer borrowing advanced at a solid pace in August, as Americans took out more auto and student loans.
posted: 10/08/2015 2:03 a.m.
Stocks posted solid gains in a quiet session Wednesday, helped by advances in health care and industrial companies.