7:01 am, February 27, 2015

Business News

Hackers see rewarding targets in health care companies

Cyber hackers see potentially rewarding targets when they attack health care companies

Sunday - 02/08/2015, 08:42pm EST

Steelworkers to expand strike to 2 BP refineries in Midwest

Steelworkers union says it will expand strike to 2 BP oil refineries in Ohio, Indiana

Sunday - 02/08/2015, 04:28pm EST

Can Greece's new government keep its promises

Greeks elected Tsipras on hopes of rewriting Greece's bailout. Can he keep his promises?

Sunday - 02/08/2015, 04:20pm EST

'Slow Flowers' movement pushes local, US-grown cut flowers

Farmer florists rise to meet blooming interest in local, American-grown cut flowers

Sunday - 02/08/2015, 02:18pm EST

January job gains show US recovery gaining greater strength

January job gains, wage increases show US recovery getting stronger, closer to full health

Sunday - 02/08/2015, 11:20am EST

Safe-play stocks, bonds and gold sink after US hiring surge

Investors shun safe-play stocks, bonds and gold after a bullish report on US hiring and wages

Saturday - 02/07/2015, 11:32pm EST

West Coast port employers to cut shifts amid labor dispute

West Coast port employers to cut weekend shifts amid contract dispute with dockworkers' union

Saturday - 02/07/2015, 03:24pm EST

Brazil's Petrobras names state banker as new CEO

Brazil's Petrobras names state banker as new CEO; Firm facing crisis amid corruption scandal

Saturday - 02/07/2015, 06:18am EST

Anthem breach: A gap in federal health privacy law?

A gap in health privacy law? US doesn't require encryption to keep hackers from reading data

Saturday - 02/07/2015, 06:02am EST

S&P downgrades Greek credit rating amid concerns over cash

As new government insists on bailout overhaul, S&P downgrades Greece

Friday - 02/06/2015, 10:54pm EST

Tribunal says UK spies' Internet surveillance was unlawful

Tribunal says UK spies acted illegally in harvesting NSA-gathered communications data

Friday - 02/06/2015, 09:34pm EST

Pfizer buying Hospira for about $15.23 billion

Pfizer buying Hospira for about $15.23B, will pay $90 per share in cash

Friday - 02/06/2015, 07:36pm EST

Rocket Internet invests $561 million in online takeaways

Germany's Rocket Internet invests $561 million in online takeaway businesses

Friday - 02/06/2015, 05:40pm EST

Twitter shares spike as 4Q results fly above expectations

Twitter 4th-quarter losses shrink, revenue nearly doubles, results beat expectations

Friday - 02/06/2015, 05:18pm EST

Utilities stocks, bonds slump after US reports hiring surge

Stocks falter at the end of a strong week as burst of hiring augurs higher rates; Bonds fall

Friday - 02/06/2015, 04:52pm EST

Amy Pascal steps down as Sony Pictures chief

Amy Pascal steps down as head of Sony studio 3 months after hack revealed embarrassing emails

Friday - 02/06/2015, 04:24pm EST

Postal Service revenue up as holiday package deliveries rise

Campaign mailings, holiday package deliveries boost Postal Service revenue but losses continue

Friday - 02/06/2015, 04:20pm EST

Chinese units of major US accounting firms settle with SEC

Chinese affiliates of 'Big Four' accounting firms settle with SEC in dispute over fraud probes

Friday - 02/06/2015, 03:58pm EST

UK report accused PwC of tax avoidance on industrial scale

UK parliamentary committee accuses PwC of promoting tax avoidance on an industrial scale.

Friday - 02/06/2015, 03:58pm EST

Verizon gets $15B from wireline sale, tower leasing deal

Verizon will sell non-East Coast wireline unit for $9.9B, gets $5B in tower leasing deal

Friday - 02/06/2015, 02:30pm EST
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