By YOUKYUNG LEEAP Technology Writer
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Samsung Electronics Co., the world's largest technology company by revenue, expects record earnings for the fourth quarter of 2012 as shoppers continued to snap up its smartphones and tablets.
The company said Tuesday its operating
VIENNA (AP) - The head of the U.N. nuclear agency appears on track to stay in office for a second term, with his organization saying no other candidate has stepped forward to challenge him.
The lack of competition means that International Atomic Energy Agency chief Yukiya Amano will likely be
By CANDICE CHOIAP Food Industry Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - First there were McNuggets. Then there were Chicken McBites. Now McDonald's could be adding "Mighty Wings" to its chicken menu.
The world's biggest hamburger chain is set to expand its test of chicken wings to Chicago this week, after a
By GREG KELLERAP Business Writer
PARIS (AP) - Estelle Borrell knew she wanted to work in law since she was a teenager, when she interned at a court in Versailles, France. "The lawyers in their black robes, they were like gods to me," said the 24-year-old Parisian.
Borrell studied law at Vienna
By FRANCES D'EMILIOAssociated Press
ROME (AP) - Six Russians were killed and two seriously injured when the snowmobile and sled they were riding veered off an Italian Alpine ski slope at night, slammed into a barrier and flew through the air into a ravine.
The accident occurred Friday, and when
By MICHAEL MELIAAssociated Press
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - The former chairman of the tribe that runs one of the world's largest casinos and his brother, the tribe's treasurer, have been charged with stealing a combined $800,000 from their Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation, federal prosecutors
By TOM MURPHYAP Business Writer
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Eli Lilly and Co. unveiled a better-than-expected 2013 earnings forecast Friday, in part because the pharmaceutical company expects growth from several established drugs to help make up for revenue lost to generic competition.
By The Associated Press
Google has had several interactions with U.S. regulators in recent years. In the latest case, Google has settled a U.S. government probe into its business practices without making any major concessions on how the company runs its Internet search engine.
Here are some of
By STEPHEN OHLEMACHERAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Tucked into the "fiscal cliff" tax package approved by Congress are billions of dollars in tax breaks that should make the new year a lot happier for businesses of many stripes, including film producers, race track owners and the makers of