10:04 am, October 2, 2014

Business News

S&P 500 touches 2,000 as corporate deals continue

Standard & Poor's 500 hits 2,000 points for the first time, then edges back; Burger King soars

Monday - 08/25/2014, 04:28pm EDT

Talk of ECB action grows as European economy fades

Expectations for central bank stimulus grow in Europe; French PM resigns in feud over economy

Monday - 08/25/2014, 04:28pm EDT

UPS, pilots' union barred from air crash probe

NTSB bars UPS, pilots' union from air crash investigation for talking publicly about details

Monday - 08/25/2014, 03:50pm EDT

S&P 500 trades above 2,000 points for first time

Standard & Poor's 500 index trades above 2,000 points for the first time; Burger King soars

Monday - 08/25/2014, 12:00pm EDT

US stocks open the week higher, Europe gains

US indexes rise in early trading, following gains in Europe; Burger King jumps on deal talks

Monday - 08/25/2014, 09:54am EDT

Germans back Spanish minister for euro finance job

Germany to back Spain's Luis de Guindos to head group of eurozone finance ministers

Monday - 08/25/2014, 09:20am EDT

Survey: US gas prices down 4 cents per gallon

Lundberg Survey: US gas prices down 4 cents per gallon over the past 2 weeks

Monday - 08/25/2014, 09:10am EDT

Roche to buy US biotech firm InterMune for $8.3B

Switzerland's Roche to buy InterMune, US-based developer of lung disease drugs, in $8.3B deal

Monday - 08/25/2014, 02:38am EDT

'Guardians' retakes box office, tops summer films

'Guardians of the Galaxy' retakes box office, passes 'Transformers' for summer's top film

Monday - 08/25/2014, 01:16am EDT

De Rothschild, grande dame of wine, dies at 80

Philippine de Rothschild, ex-actress who became grande dame of Bordeaux wine, dies at 80

Monday - 08/25/2014, 01:00am EDT

As conference ends, economists give clashing views

As Fed's Jackson Hole conference ends, economists offer clashing views of central bank policy

Monday - 08/25/2014, 12:44am EDT

Yellen signals uncertainty about a rate increase

Yellen says shifts in job market since Great Recession make Fed rate decisions more difficult

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 01:36pm EDT

Allergan reviews meeting requests in takeover bid

Allergan reviewing special meeting requests as Valeant ratchets up $53B hostile takeover bid

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 12:00pm EDT

Protesters against brown coal form human chain

Thousands join human chain across the German-Polish border to protest brown coal mining

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 09:10am EDT

Democrats reframe debate on health care

A vulnerable Democrat embracing health care law? Signs the issue losing its political punch

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 08:40am EDT

Hot-sauce plant's tour offers whiff of excitement

Secretive Southern California hot-sauce plant once labeled a nuisance offers first open house

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 06:52am EDT

Obama urges renewal of US Export-Import Bank

Obama urges renewal of US Export-Import Bank, says growing US exports will create jobs

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 06:06am EDT

Charter Communications reports Internet outage

Charter Communications reports 'intermittent' Internet outage in multiple states

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 02:50am EDT

Music site SoundCloud to start paying artists

Music streaming site SoundCloud to start paying artists a share of ad revenue

Saturday - 08/23/2014, 06:10pm EDT

Stocks are mostly lower as Ukraine tensions flare

Stocks edge lower as Ukraine tensions worsen; Investors consider Fed chief Yellen's speech

Saturday - 08/23/2014, 11:40am EDT

US stocks open higher following earnings news

The US stock market rises in early trading following earnings, corporate news

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 01:47pm EDT
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