Corporate News

Judge tosses $417M award against Johnson & Johnson

Oct 21, 2017

A Los Angeles judge has tossed out a $417 million jury award to a woman who claimed she developed ovarian cancer by using Johnson & Johnson baby powder for feminine hygiene

At GE, a new urgency to return to industrial roots

Oct 20, 2017

General Electric's 3Q profit falls far short of expectations, outlook slashed.

Settlement reached in Oklahoma earthquake lawsuit

Oct 20, 2017

Settlement reached between two Oklahoma oil and natural gas companies and a woman who was injured in a 2011 earthquake

Markets Right Now: Banks, technology lead gains for stocks

Oct 20, 2017

Stocks are closing higher on Wall Street, led by gains in technology companies and banks.

What Puerto Rico is doing to get the power back after storm

Oct 20, 2017

A month after Hurricane Maria rolled across the center of Puerto Rico, power is still out for the vast majority of people as the work to restore hundreds of miles of transmission lines and thousands of miles of distribution lines grinds on

Gains by banks, technology firms lead US stocks higher

Oct 20, 2017

Technology companies and banks are leading U.S. stocks modestly higher in late-afternoon trading, placing the market on course to extend its gains for the week

Ex-Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams disbarred

Oct 20, 2017

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has disbarred Philadelphia's former top prosecutor days before he faces federal court sentencing in a corruption case

BMW offices get 'inspection' in preliminary collusion probe

Oct 20, 2017

Automaker BMW says European Commission staff this week conducted an "inspection" at company offices in Munich in connection with news media allegations that German car makers colluded on diesel technology

Education agency blasted amid student loan scam crackdown

Oct 20, 2017

Critics say the Department of Education fails to act against student loan scams that other federal agencies and state attorneys general are targeting in a national sweep

Steelmaker moving HQ from Chicago-area to Alabama city

Oct 20, 2017

A Swedish steel production company is moving its Unites States division headquarters from a Chicago suburb

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