Top Business Stories from the U.S.
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Freescale Semiconductor workers who were on a Malaysia Airlines flight presumed to have crashed were doing sophisticated work at the U.S. chipmaker.
A poll finds that 15.9 percent of adults are uninsured thus far in 2014, down from 17.1 percent.
AT&T is cutting wireless data charges for individuals who have no annual service contract, as competition with rival T-Mobile US heats up.
Attorney General Eric Holder has joined the call for a nationwide notification standard, but divisions persist, making a consensus questionable.
The Philly Fed president is the latest central banker to suggest that weakness in the labor market is only temporary.
Double-digit annual returns for most U.S. public pension systems over the past two years have done little to shrink the yawning deficits.
Now could be the right time for investors to get in on Puerto Rico, says YPO member Francisco De Armas.
One of the world's most respected investors has raised the alarm over a looming asset price bubble. The FT reports.
U.S. drivers are paying nearly 10 cents more per gallon at the pump than they did two weeks ago, as worries about Ukraine contributed to a jump in the cost of ethanol used in making gas.
The amount of cash market participants are borrowing to buy up more stocks continues to climb to record highs, leading some to grow increasingly concerned.
Former Ford Motor executive William Clay Ford Sr. and the longtime owner of the Detroit Lions football team, died on Sunday at age 88.
U.S. fruit distributor Chiquita Brands International Inc will buy Irish fruit firm Fyffes Plc to create the world's largest banana supplier.
Economist Nouriel Roubini, renowned for his bearish thoughts on financial markets, appears to be equally pessimistic on the fledgling virtual currency bitcoin.
The S&P 500 index finished at a record closing high of 1,878 last Friday, rising 1 percent for the week, its second straight weekly rise.
Copper prices fell to their lowest in four years on the Shanghai Futures Exchange on Monday, a move analysts say underscores China's bleak outlook.
Mobile messaging apps are poised for explosive revenue growth over the coming years, as they expand offerings beyond basic chat services.
Tech executives and industry professional at South by Southwest Interactive all say that virtual currency is here to stay.
Google will release an Android-based software development kit for wearable devices, exec Sundar Pichai said at SXSW.
President Vladimir Putin defended breakaway moves by pro-Russian leaders in Crimea.
Don't expect any start-up to steal the headlines at SXSW this year. The advertising industry is getting most of the attention, said an executive.