WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. government told United Continental Holdings Inc it would not face fines after a 69-year-old man was dragged from a flight in April, a U.S. official said on Wednesday, a decision that was criticized by a passenger rights…
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Transportation Department told United Continental Holdings Inc it would not face fines after a 69-year-old passenger was dragged from a flight at Chicago’s O‘Hare International Airport after he refused to give up his seat to make room for a crew member, a official confirmed Wednesday.
NEW YORK (Reuters) – The trustee recovering money for Bernard Madoff’s victims on Wednesday announced his biggest settlement in six years, recouping $687 million from an Irish fund that began sending client money to the imprisoned Ponzi schemer in the …
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. economy expanded at a modest to moderate pace in July through mid-August but signs of an acceleration in inflation remained slight, the latest survey conducted by the Federal Reserve showed on Wednesday.
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Mexico’s government said on Wednesday it has inked a deal with Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, to get Mexican products and services, especially from small- and medium-sized firms, onto the top Chinese e-commerce firm’s platform.
(Reuters) – U.S. stocks were higher in early afternoon trading on Wednesday, helped by a bounce in energy stocks, but gains were limited due to worries over tensions on the Korean peninsula and a potential U.S. landfall of Hurricane Irma.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. services sector activity accelerated in August amid strong gains in new orders and employment, suggesting that a slowdown in job growth last month was probably temporary.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Senate Commerce Committee plans a hearing next Wednesday on the future of self-driving commercial trucks that will include the chief executive of Navistar International Corp and safety advocates.
BOSTON/LONDON (Reuters) – Billionaire investor William Ackman has decided to exit his large stake in Nomad Foods, selling out of one of his handful of investments at a time he is waging a proxy fight to push for change at another portfolio company.
(Reuters) – U.S. stocks opened higher on Wednesday, driven by gains in energy and financial stocks, but investors remained cautious amid tensions on the Korean peninsula and concerns that the Category 5 Hurricane Irma could hit the United States.
HONG KONG (Reuters) – Goldman Sachs has suspended its preliminary work on a planned U.S. initial public offering (IPO) for Chinese conglomerate HNA Group’s IT outsourcing unit Pactera, four people familiar with the matter told Reuters.
(Reuters) – Wall Street opened higher on Wednesday, but investors are expected to remain cautious amid tensions on the Korean peninsula and concerns that the Category 5 Hurricane Irma could hit the United States.
HONG KONG (Reuters) – China’s Anbang Insurance Group and HNA Group both considered buying into German insurer Allianz SE this year as part of plans to become global financial powerhouses, people with direct knowledge of the matter said.
PARIS (Reuters) – United Airlines has ordered 10 extra A350 passengers jets while downgrading its overall order from the largest model, the A350-1000, to the smaller A350-900, Airbus said on Wednesday.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. trade deficit increased less than expected in July as both exports and imports fell, suggesting that trade could contribute to economic growth in the third quarter.
LONDON (Reuters) – Oil prices rose on Wednesday as strong global refining margins and the reopening of U.S. Gulf Coast refineries provided a more bullish outlook after sharp drops due to Storm Harvey.
HANOVER, Germany (Reuters) – Someone from outside the auto industry should succeed Volkswagen chief executive Matthias Mueller, the man expected to lead the German state which is the carmaker’s second-biggest shareholder told Reuters on Wednesday.
(Reuters) – U.S. department store operator Kohl’s Corp said on Wednesday it would sell Amazon.com Inc devices at 10 stores in Los Angeles and Chicago starting in October.
LONDON (Reuters) – The BBC is reviewing employee pay after it was forced to reveal that male stars were paid far more than their female counterparts, damaging the British public broadcaster’s image and angering women employees.
(Reuters) – U.S. stock index futures were little changed on Wednesday as investors curbed their risk appetite due to simmering tensions on the Korean peninsula and concerns that the Category 5 hurricane Irma could hit the United States.
FRANKFURT (Reuters) – The man forecast to become premier of the German state of Lower Saxony, Volkswagen’s second-biggest shareholder, says someone from outside the car industry should succeed chief executive Matthias Mueller when his contract expires…
SHIREBROOK, England (Reuters) – The annual shareholders’ meeting of Sports Direct has concluded with the firm saying the results of investor votes will be announced through the Regulatory News Service (RNS) later on Wednesday.
SINGAPORE/LONDON (Reuters) – Oil prices rose on Wednesday as strong global refining margins and the reopening of U.S. Gulf Coast refineries provided a more bullish outlook after sharp drops due to Storm Harvey.
HONG KONG (Reuters) – China’s Anbang Insurance Group Co Ltd [ANBANG.UL] and HNA Group Co Ltd [HNAIRC.UL] separately considered buying stakes in German insurer Allianz SE as part of plans to create a global financial empire, people with direct knowledg…