Delta Air Lines' second-quarter profit nearly doubled to $1.5 billion as huge savings on fuel offset weak growth in revenue.
The wave of consolidation that swept the U.S. airline industry has markedly reduced competition at many of the nation's major airports, and passengers appear to be paying the price in higher fares and fees, an Associated Press analysis has found.
A Massachusetts woman filed a class-action lawsuit Tuesday accusing Wal-Mart of wrongly denying employee benefits for same-sex spouses.
Americans cut back their spending at stores and restaurants last month, a sign that they remain cautious despite robust job growth in the past year.
Starbucks is jumping into the surging coffee market in South Africa, where the number of cafes has expanded rapidly in recent years.
After fretting over a Greek bailout, a collapse in Chinese stocks and the timing of an interest rate increase, investors are hoping U.S. corporate earnings will bring more reassuring news this month.
According to the Oregon Parks & Recreation Department, the temple-front bank was designed by Bror Benjamin Ostlind, a well-known and prominent architect from Marshfield, Oregon -- present-day Coos Bay.
The online price fight is heating up between Wal-Mart and Amazon.com, and it's not even the holiday shopping season.
Natural gas overtook coal as the top source of U.S. electric power generation for the first time ever earlier this year, a milestone that has been in the making for years as the price of gas slides and new regulations make coal more risky for power generators.
General Motors' faulty ignition switches were responsible for at least 124 deaths and 266 injuries, according to a fund set up to compensate the victims.
Satoru Iwata, who led Japanese video game company Nintendo Co. through years of growth with its Pokemon and Super Mario franchises, has died after a lengthy illness.
Authorities accused securities firms of manipulating stock prices during China's market plunge and launched a crackdown Monday against unlicensed companies that financed speculative trading.
While gas prices nationwide are on a downward trend, California is experiencing a spike that could see prices top $4 a gallon before easing again, according to analysts.
General Motors is recalling nearly 780,000 crossover SUVs mainly in North America because the rear power lift gates can suddenly fall and hit people.
Takata Corp. says a compensation fund for people hurt by exploding air bags isn't needed at this time.