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The families of at least 100 people who died in crashes caused by faulty General Motors ignition switches will be offered compensation by the company.
Olive Garden's plan to win back customers? Take the breadsticks it's known for and make sandwiches out of them.
The billionaire chief executive of the Chinese conglomerate Tiens has given 6,400 of his best salespeople a vacation that started in Paris and ended with a parade on France's Cote d'Azur.
China cut interest rates Sunday for the third time in six months to boost sluggish economic growth and announced that it is giving banks more flexibility in setting rates paid to depositors in a new step to make its financial system more market-oriented.
If a small Frappuccino seems like too much of an indulgence, Starbucks is now selling a more petite version of the sugary coffee drink.
Rebounding from a dismal start to the year, the U.S. economy added 223,000 jobs in April, a solid gain that suggested that employers are helping fuel a durable if still subpar recovery.
McDonald's says a key sales metric edged lower in April, with weakness across most regions.
U.S. wholesalers expanded stockpiles modestly in March even though their sales fell for an eighth straight month.
Wal-Mart, already Canada's biggest retailer, wasted little time in cementing that title after its rival, Target, retreated back to the U.S.
China's imports and exports contracted again in April in a new sign of economic weakness, adding to pressure on Chinese leaders to reverse a politically dangerous slump.
When the government reports Friday on job growth during April, it could help clarify an increasingly nagging question:
Nintendo Co. reported a net profit of 41.8 billion yen ($350 million) for the fiscal year through March, a reversal from deep losses the previous year.
Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates are up this week to the highest level since mid-March.
The cash register keeps ringing for Alibaba, and mobile growth is a key reason why.