The chairman of the board of Volkswagen AG, Europe's biggest automaker, has stepped down after clashing with other board members over his criticism of the company's top management.
PepsiCo says it's dropping aspartame from Diet Pepsi in response to customer feedback and replacing it with sucralose, another artificial sweetener commonly known as Splenda.
What killed Comcast's $45 billion bid for Time Warner Cable? Regulators' desire to protect the Internet video industry that is reshaping TV.
European authorities say police in several countries have detained 26 people in a crackdown on an organized crime network accused of trading in illegal horse meat.
Purchases of long-lasting manufactured goods in March jumped by the largest amount in eight months, but a closer look at the details reveals that businesses kept pruning their investment plans in the face of a softening U.S. economy.
When it comes to McDonald's, everyone seems to have an opinion about what the company needs to do differently.
The fuel bill at American Airlines fell by nearly half in the first quarter, helping the company set a record profit despite a dip in revenue.
Microsoft is changing its business. The question is whether it's changing fast enough.
Comcast is dropping its $45 billion bid for Time Warner Cable after heavy regulatory pushback.
Sales of new U.S. homes plummeted in March, as the spring buying season opened with sharp declines in the Northeast and South.
Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates are down slightly this week and remain near historic lows.
Unimpressive results at Wal-Mart Stores Inc. are hurting pay for its top executives.
House Republicans pushed White House-backed trade legislation toward committee approval on Thursday despite strong objections by Democrats demanding stronger labor and environmental standards as well as a ban on currency manipulation by Asian nations.
Encouraged by lower gas prices, consumers in the U.S. spent big in the first quarter on vehicles that carry lots of passengers and cargo — and deliver hefty profit margins for General Motors.
Two Oregon companies are striving to keep turning plastic recycled in the state into new products. They're helping to close the loop in the water bottle recycling circle.