1:15 pm, April 26, 2015

Business News

Heineken says beer sales rose 2.2 percent in 1st quarter

Dutch brewer Heineken: Sales rose 2.2 percent in 1st quarter thanks to growth in Asia, America

Wednesday - 04/22/2015, 08:50am EDT

Volvo truck maker names new CEO from rival Scania

Volvo truck maker picks rival Scania boss as new CEO, posts big first-quarter profit increase

Wednesday - 04/22/2015, 08:30am EDT

Tesco reports $8.5 billion loss as it seeks turnaround

British retailer Tesco reports $8.5 billion loss as it writes down value of properties

Wednesday - 04/22/2015, 07:54am EDT

Verizon defends new cable deals as media companies complain

In skinny bundle fight, Verizon defends its new cable packages as media companies complain

Wednesday - 04/22/2015, 06:50am EDT

Obama: Democratic critics of his trade agenda are 'wrong'

On eve of key Senate vote, Obama says his Democratic critics on trade have their facts wrong

Wednesday - 04/22/2015, 03:20am EDT

Asian stocks mostly higher as Japan exports improve

Asian stocks mostly higher on optimism helped by Japan's first trade surplus in 3 years

Wednesday - 04/22/2015, 02:32am EDT

Teva offers to buy Mylan in $40.1B cash-and-stock deal

Teva offers to buy Mylan for about $40.1B in deal that would create generic drug powerhouse

Tuesday - 04/21/2015, 11:40pm EDT

Country awards help CBS dominate ratings

Academy of Country Music show leads the way in TV viewing

Tuesday - 04/21/2015, 09:02pm EDT

Perrigo rejects $29B offer from generic drugmaker Mylan

Perrigo rejects an offer from Mylan worth $205 per share, or almost $29B, saying it's too low

Tuesday - 04/21/2015, 08:40pm EDT

Amgen tops estimates with 51 percent spike in 1Q profit

Amgen tops estimates with 51 pct spike in 1Q profit on higher sales, cost cuts; ups forecast

Tuesday - 04/21/2015, 08:10pm EDT

Nielsen's top programs for April 13-19

A list of the top 20 prime-time programs in the Nielsen ratings for April 13-19

Tuesday - 04/21/2015, 07:20pm EDT

Feds: Firm dropped part for SC nuclear plant, covered it up

Feds: Manufacturer dropped prefabricated part for SC nuclear plant, covered it up; seeks fine

Tuesday - 04/21/2015, 06:50pm EDT

Sales at Taco Bell, KFC help Yum top 1Q profit forecast

Taco Bell, KFC growth help Yum Brands beat 1Q profit estimate; China still in sales slump

Tuesday - 04/21/2015, 06:16pm EDT

A primer on the bird flu affecting Midwest poultry flocks

Wait for warmth: Questions and answers about the bird flu strain affecting the Midwest

Tuesday - 04/21/2015, 05:48pm EDT

Employers cut jobs in 31 US states as growth slows

Employers cut jobs in 31 US states as growth slows, oil and gas industries take hit

Tuesday - 04/21/2015, 05:36pm EDT

Waivers may give next president way out of health care feuds

Obama's health care law allows states to get waivers from some divisive requirements come 2017

Tuesday - 04/21/2015, 05:36pm EDT

Mixed earnings news leaves US stocks mostly lower

Stock indexes end mostly lower as US companies turn in mixed earnings; Harley-Davidson sinks

Tuesday - 04/21/2015, 04:13pm EDT

Vegas welcome sign's designer never liked look of 'fabulous'

Daughter: Vegas sign's designer marveled at its popularity but never liked look of 'fabulous'

Tuesday - 04/21/2015, 04:00pm EDT

US Treasury freezes assets of Japanese yakuza

US Treasury imposes sanctions against Japanese crime syndicate

Tuesday - 04/21/2015, 03:50pm EDT

Bird flu confirmed at Iowa farm with 5.3 million chickens

Officials: Bird flu virus found at Iowa farm up to 5.3 million chickens, all to be killed

Tuesday - 04/21/2015, 03:50pm EDT
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