Corporate News

AP Sources: GE's Immelt among finalists in Uber CEO search

Aug 21, 2017

Former General Electric CEO Jeffrey Immelt is among the finalists being considered to run ride-hailing company Uber, but there's no clear consensus on Uber's board about a front-runner, two people briefed on the search said Monday

The Latest: Plaintiff wanted to help others in talc case

Aug 21, 2017

The attorney for a hospitalized woman who won a $417 million judgment in a lawsuit claiming the talc in Johnson & Johnson's iconic baby powder causes ovarian cancer says his client is not looking for sympathy

US stock indexes hold steady after back-to-back down weeks

Aug 21, 2017

U.S. stock indexes were little changed in midday trading on Monday, holding relatively steady following back-to-back losses for the Standard & Poor's 500 index over the last two weeks.

Jury awards $417M in lawsuit linking talcum powder to cancer

Aug 21, 2017

A Los Angeles jury has ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay $417 million in a case to a woman who claimed in lawsuit that the talc in its iconic baby powder causes ovarian cancer when applied regularly for feminine hygiene

Column: English soccer embraces payback for Asian money

Aug 21, 2017

Perhaps it's just a clever ploy to sell the caffeine-packed drinks produced by the competition's title sponsor

Total expands in North Sea with purchase of Maersk Oil

Aug 21, 2017

French oil company Total is strengthening its position in the North Sea with the acquisition of Danish conglomerate AP Moller-Maersk's oil business for $7.45 billion

Attack victims came from around world to celebrate Barcelona

Aug 21, 2017

The victims of the vehicle attacks in Barcelona and a nearby resort town came from around the world and across generations

Democrat 'incredibly frustrated' with leader over Foxconn

Aug 21, 2017

Wisconsin Assembly Democratic Leader Peter Barca drawing criticism from inside his party after joining Republicans in voting for a $3 billion Foxconn tax incentive package

China's Great Wall considers bid for Fiat Chrysler Jeep unit

Aug 21, 2017

Spokespeople for Chinese SUV maker Great Wall Motors say it is considering making a bid to buy Fiat Chrysler's Jeep unit, in a possible ambitious new step onto the global stage for China's fast-growing auto brands

American Girl's first Native Hawaiian doll set to go on sale

Aug 19, 2017

American Girl has made its first Native Hawaiian doll

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