• Wal-Mart earnings fall, but online sales surge

    NEW YORK (AP) — The nation’s largest retailer keeps working to make headway against the largest online seller.

    Updated: 3:11 pm

  • US stocks start week at new highs on deals and earnings

    NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks again broke records Tuesday as investors came back from a long weekend hungry for deals. While Kraft Heinz and Unilever couldn’t complete a proposed $143 billion mega-merger, food and household goods makers rose as investors bet that other deals are coming.

    Updated: 2:46 pm

  • Take a breath: Stocks slow down after a record-setting run

    TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares slipped Friday following a drop on Wall Street as the stronger dollar sent Japanese issues lower and the arrest of an executive at Samsung weighed on Korean stocks.