Apple supplier Foxconn announced plans to build a new $10 billion factory in Wisconsin, which could create as many as 13,000 jobs in the United States.
Amazon.com Inc. is looking to fill more than 50,000 jobs in a hiring spree at 10 warehouses.
Congressional Republicans are ramping up discussions on overhauling the U.S. tax code that a prominent Republican anti-tax advocate said on Wednesday will produce a bill by September that will include a hefty corporate tax cut.
While Chipotle’s latest crisis — the temporary closing of a Virginia restaurant last week after a sick employee reportedly caused some patrons to get the norovirus – has been making headlines, the company’s turmoil really dates back all the way to 2013, creating four long years of drama for the Mexican chain.
The Latest on Pennsylvania budget talks (all times local): 7:30 p.m. Republicans who control the Pennsylvania Senate are discussing the possibility of a severance tax on Marcellus Shale gas drillers as they seek agreement on a plan to plug a $2 billion hole in the state budget.
The Boy Scouts of America says it anticipated President Donald Trump would spark controversy with a politically tinged speech at its national jamboree in West Virginia but felt obliged to invite him out of respect for his office.
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Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker said President Donald Trump plans to make a "major jobs announcement for Wisconsin" on Wednesday amid speculation that electronics giant Foxconn will build a plant in the state.
The Latest on the effort by congressional Republicans to pass a health care bill (all times local): 7:20 a.m.
The fabless semiconductor company jumped after beating expectations yet again.
On the eve of training camp, the Redskins announced they'd moved on from one of their longest relationships.
New CPUs and strong GPU demand from cryptocurrency miners led AMD to beat estimates.
Michael Kors' first acquisition is a splashy buy of a well-known luxury shoemaker.
It's east coast versus west coast in the battle of the burgers. One tiny variable is all that really differentiates them.
The big-screen theater specialist had another tough quarter but hopes for long-term success.
Facebook Inc. could be the second tech giant to hit a market cap of half a trillion dollars in two days if its post-earnings gains hold into Thursday's trading session.
A group of Iowa businessmen has filed a lawsuit against United Airlines over the death of a giant rabbit after a flight from London to Chicago.
Where the Senate Republican effort to demolish the Obama health care law ends up is anyone's guess, but early indications are the GOP will have a hard time replacing that statute with any sweeping changes.
People who used e-cigarettes were more likely to kick the habit than those who didn't, a new study found.
A former investment fund analyst for Michael Dell's personal investment firm was sentenced Wednesday to nearly four years in prison for an insider trading conviction.
Coke Zero is getting revamped as Coke Zero Sugar.
Boeing is reporting second-quarter net income of $1.76 billion, after suffering a loss a year earlier.
Top U.S. drug wholesaler McKesson has decided to create an independent board chairman, responding to a Teamsters-led shareholder protest over its role in distributing opioids.
The Latest on electronics giant Foxconn's plans to build manufacturing facilities in the United States (all times local): 9:20 a.m.
Not knowing what Congress and President Donald Trump will do with health care has led Montana's largest insurer to propose a rate hike for next year that's 10 times higher than it would have otherwise, company officials said Wednesday.
A high-end Israeli restaurant in Philadelphia has agreed to settle a class-action lawsuit filed by a former server who claimed she had to give her tips to other workers.
Global index provider FTSE Russell said Wednesday it plans to require companies on its indexes to have a minimum of 5% of voting rights in the hands of unrestricted shareholders, specifically citing Snapchat parent Snap Inc. in reaching that decision.
The big biotech enjoyed solid growth from its HIV franchise in the second quarter and thinks its hepatitis C drugs will perform better than previously anticipated in the rest of 2017.
Sometimes a new customer isn't really a new customer at all.
A panel of Food and Drug Administration advisers voted against approving a new opioid painkiller with a unique feature for deterring abuse: It releases a deep-blue dye if someone tries to get high by crushing, chewing or snorting pills.
The Connecticut National Guard moved closer Wednesday toward securing its permanent flying mission with C-130 cargo planes for years into the future.
Research has found that women possess certain qualities that make them strong investors. Now if only we could all aim to emulate them.
Authorities say a New York City drug gang has gone on a conspicuous spending spree that included buying a $3,000 Versace baby stroller.
U.S. stock indexes inched further into record territory Wednesday after AT&T, Boeing and others joined the parade of big companies reporting stronger profits than analysts expected.
Figures on government spending and debt in millions of dollars.
The engineering design company's deal with the aviation giant augers well for its long-term future.
Outdoor recreation industry leaders aren't going quietly as they stage their last trade show in Utah before moving it to Colorado.
Shares of Nutrisystem Inc. jumped in Wednesday's extended session after the provider of weight management products posted stronger-than-expected earnings and an upbeat outlook.
Shares of Buffalo Wild Wings Inc. fell more than 9% late Wednesday after the restaurant chain blamed "high wing costs," higher operating expenses, and lower-than-expected same-store sales for its second-quarter earnings miss.
F5 Networks Inc. shares dropped in the extended session Wednesday after the network software company's outlook and quarterly revenue fell below Wall Street estimates.
Trump says $10 billion electronics factory that 7 states vied for will go to Wisconsin.
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Stocks markets around the world ticked higher Wednesday as businesses continued to report stronger-than-expected earnings.
On a positive day for the market, AT&T and AMD shares rose on strong earnings reports.
The fabless semiconductor company jumped after another quarterly beat.
The Senate's days-long debate on health care features a dynamic that's relatively rare on Capitol Hill.
Several hundred workers who maintain American Airlines planes are demonstrating for higher pay and an end to outsourcing at the world's biggest airline.
Amazon has some job openings.