Growing Opposition Threatens Last U.S. Nuclear Plant
Georgia’s Alvin W. Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, the sole remaining nuclear power plant under construction in the U.S., is facing mounting...
U.S. Existing-Home Sales Steadied in August
Sales of previously owned U.S. homes held steady in August after a stretch of weakness in the housing market.
OECD Sees Trade Tensions Hindering Global Growth
The global economy will continue to expand strongly in the coming years, but trade tensions could hinder investment and slow the pace of expansion,...
Airlines Fight Push to Regulate Ticket-Change Fees
U.S. carriers are battling with Congress to keep control of the nearly $3 billion passengers pay annually to change their flights.
Under Armour to Cut 400 Jobs
Under Armour is cutting about 400 jobs globally as the company continues to slash costs to combat weak sales of its athletic apparel.
U.S. Jobless Claims Fall to 49-Year Low
The number of Americans filing applications for new unemployment benefits fell to a fresh 49-year low last week, though any effect from Hurricane...
Comcast, Fox to Settle $35 Billion Takeover Battle for Sky in Auction
Comcast and 21st Century Fox will settle their takeover battle for Sky in a weekend auction run by British regulators, setting up a dramatic...
EU Demands Facebook Update 'Misleading' Fine Print
The EU is ramping up pressure on Facebook to better spell out to consumers how their data is being used or face sanctions in several countries.
OPEC, Russia to Discuss Output as Iran Sanctions Bite
OPEC and its Russia-led counterparts meet this weekend to gauge whether they need to boost output amid U.S. sanctions on Iran as international oil...
Alibaba's Ma Recants Promise to Create One Million U.S. Jobs
Chinese technology tycoon Jack Ma is recanting his promise to create one million jobs in the U.S., citing the trade spat between the world’s two...
Nestlé to Explore Options for Skin-Health Unit
Nestlé is exploring strategic options for its skin-health unit, a business analysts say could fetch $4.1 billion, its latest move to narrow its...
Companies' Brexit Challenge: Preparing for the Unknown
Some of the world’s biggest companies are drawing up plans for the unplannable: a March divorce between Britain and the European Union, in which...