At least 50 people have died in crashes involving General Motors cars with defective ignition switches.
Rising sales helped boost hiring at U.S. businesses in the last three months of 2014, and companies are optimistic that continued improvement in business conditions will bring...
The fate of the European Central Bank's aggressive plan to stimulate the economy out of stagnation lies with the 340 million people in the 19-country euro alliance.
Starbucks Corp. CEO Howard Schultz received a 24 percent increase in his compensation package for 2014.
Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman's pay climbed rose 19 percent to $44.3 million last year while the TV-and-film company's stock slumped and its earnings remained flat.
Sports Illustrated is laying off all six of its staff photographers as it restructures its photography department.
Deere is laying off about 910 workers indefinitely from factories mostly in Iowa and will sideline another 500 employees in Illinois until late summer, as the agricultural...
The huge cost of ensuring timely deliveries cost UPS during the holidays and the shipping company is now cutting its outlook for the year.
Labor strife at seaports along the West Coast prompted thousands of dockworkers to rally against employers they say are trying to exploit a crisis of cargo congestion at...
Negotiators trying to resolve labor strife at West Coast seaports took Thursday off, as dockworkers gathered to rally against employers they say are trying to exploit a crisis...
Apple CEO Tim Cook got a hefty cash bonus that brought his total compensation to $9.2 million last year.
Maine's highest court on Thursday upheld workers' compensation benefits for the widow of a Salvation Army portfolio manager who died from a heart attack on a treadmill while...
Starbucks Corp. (SBUX) on Thursday reported fiscal first-quarter earnings of $983.1 million.
Coal-mining Peabody Energy Corp. soon will have a new chief executive.
The state Labor and Workforce Development Department says New Jersey lost 400 jobs in December, but the unemployment rate dropped to 6.2 percent from 6.4 percent in November.