NEW YORK (AP) - Hostess Brands Inc. lived to die another day.
The maker of Twinkies and Ding Dongs said late Tuesday that it failed to reach an agreement with its second-biggest union. As a result, Hostess plans to continue with a hearing on Wednesday in which a bankruptcy court judge in White
By The Associated Press
HP claims fraud prompted $5 billion overpayment for company
NEW YORK (AP) - Hewlett-Packard Co. said Tuesday that it's the victim of a multi-billion dollar fraud at the hands of a British company it bought last year that lied about its finances.
HP CEO Meg
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Food and Drug Administration says it has approved the first seasonal flu vaccine made using animal cell technology, rather than the half-century egg method.
The FDA approved Novartis' Flucelvax to prevent influenza in people 18 years and older.
The new method has been
By ANNE D'INNOCENZIOAP Retail Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Federal labor officials said Tuesday they don't expect to decide before Thursday on whether to seek an injunction on behalf of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. to stop a union-backed group from encouraging worker walk-outs that are expected to
WASHINGTON (AP) - Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills fell in this week's auction with rates on six-month bills dropping to the lowest point since mid-September.
The Treasury Department auctioned $32 billion in three-month bills at a discount rate of 0.090 percent, down from 0.105
By DAVID KOENIGAP Airlines Writer
DALLAS (AP) - The head of the pilots' union is making an emotional pitch to approve a tentative contract with American Airlines, saying rejecting the deal would set pilots on "a path of self-destruction."
Allied Pilots Association president Keith Wilson
By LINDA A. JOHNSONAP Business Writer
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - European regulators have approved a crucial new anticlotting drug, Eliquis, for preventing strokes and dangerous clots in the circulatory system, the drug's makers said Tuesday.
Eliquis was approved for use in the 27 European Union
NEW YORK (AP) - Media giant Time Warner Inc. said Tuesday that it has extended the term of CEO Jeff Bewkes for another five years through 2017.
Under the terms of the new deal, Bewkes' base salary of $2 million and bonus target of around $10 million in stock and option awards will remain