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Talisman Energy will appoint nominees of Carl Icahn to its board as part of an agreement with its second-biggest shareholder.
A recent report details how a new class of micro-preneurs is balancing numerous jobs and income streams.
If the Fed's still not worried about inflation, they really ought to take a look at dancing ladies and leaping lords.
Online shoppers got a head start on Cyber Monday. But the holiday buying season got off to a rather tepid start.
The key issue for Mexico's oil reform isn't privatization, it's whether it will open the industry to international companies, says Dan Yergin.
Comcast is testing new ad technology that inserts up-to-date commercials into past episodes of TV shows that are available on demand.
Insurers say the systems that are supposed to deliver consumer information to them still aren't working.
Dow identified the commodity chemicals businesses it would sell or spin off as part of a plan to sell assets worth $3 billion to $4 billion.
Bank of America said it settled all claims with Freddie Mac arising from mortgages sold through the end of 2009.
While you may not be able to get Google Glass this holiday season, there are other wearable tech products on the market.
China has punished almost 20,000 officials in the last year for breaching rules to curb bureaucracy.
Investors poured $31.6 billion into equity mutual funds and exchange-traded funds in November.
Pilots are becoming so reliant on the computers that on the rare occasions when something goes wrong, they're sometimes unprepared to take control.
With the holidays and New Year's quickly approaching, 'tis the season to toast with bubbles that don't burst.
In an era of chastened Wall Street egos, the chief of Citigroup has cultivated a workmanlike demeanor out of the spotlight. The NYT reports.
US financial regulators are turning their sights on private equity firms, the Financial Times reports.
A sharp rise in U.S. equity prices could be leading to a dangerous bubble, according to one of the three Americans who won the 2013 Nobel prize for economics.
BP is expecting a surge in compensation payments over the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster. The FT reports.
This week, the largest-known private collection of memorabilia from the Lord of the Rings films will be auctioned in Beverly Hills.