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  • Societe Generale shares slump on profit warning
    Associated Press | February 11, 2016 1:56 am
    Shares in Societe Generale slumped Thursday after the French bank warned it would not achieve a targeted increase in profitability this year.
  • Rio Tinto posts $866M loss, blames deteriorating economy
    Associated Press | February 11, 2016 12:28 am
    Mining company Rio Tinto says it suffered an annual loss of $866 million as deteriorating economic conditions around the world pressured prices of commodities such as iron ore and coal.
  • The Latest: California coast commission ousts top executive
    Associated Press | February 10, 2016 9:40 pm
    The Latest on the leadership shakeup of the powerful California Coastal Commission (all times local):
  • S. Korea shuts down joint industrial park with N. Korea
    Associated Press | February 10, 2016 8:24 pm
    South Korean workers on Thursday began shutting down a jointly run industrial park in North Korea, a move that will end, at least temporarily, the Koreas' last major cooperation project as punishment over Pyongyang's recent rocket launch.
  • Apple co-founder is bringing us an even nerdier 'Comic Con'
    Associated Press | February 10, 2016 6:00 pm
    Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak had a front row seat as the personal computer began to reshape society. So it made perfect sense to him to bring a convention meshing technology with pop culture to Silicon Valley.
  • Tesla's 4Q net loss doubles but shares up on outlook
    Associated Press | February 10, 2016 4:32 pm
    Tesla Motors posted its 11th straight quarterly loss Wednesday, and its results badly missed Wall Street's forecasts. But the electric car maker's shares soared anyway on news that its lower-priced Model 3 sedan is on schedule to be released next year.
  • Disappearing act: Twitter reports flatlining user growth
    Associated Press | February 10, 2016 4:29 pm
    Twitter set out to build a virtual town square bustling with billions of people. But it's starting to look more like a novelty stand as the masses flock to other services that strike a more personal chord.
  • Business Highlights
    Associated Press | February 10, 2016 3:48 pm
    Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen cautioned Wednesday that global weakness and falling financial markets could depress the U.S. economy's growth and slow the pace of Fed interest rate hikes.
  • Mylan to buy Sweden's Meda AB for $7.2 billion
    Associated Press | February 10, 2016 2:44 pm
    Drugmaker Mylan says it will buy Meda AB of Sweden for $7.2 billion in cash and stock, and says the move will help it enter new markets.
  • Stocks, oil mixed...Mylan to buy Meda... Loss for Tesla
    Associated Press | February 10, 2016 2:36 pm
    Stock indexes are ending the day mixed. Materials and energy companies fell more than the rest of the market. The Dow Jones industrial average lost more than 99 points, to 15,914. The Dow is now down 8.7 percent this year. The S&P 500 slipped a fraction of a point to 1,851. It's off 9.4 percent this year. But the Nasdaq climbed nearly 15 points to 4,283.
  • Twitter tweaks its timeline in pursuit of more users
    Associated Press | February 10, 2016 2:32 pm
    Twitter is tweaking the way that tweets appear in its users' timelines in its latest attempt to broaden the appeal of its messaging service.
  • Tesla's 4Q net loss doubles
    Associated Press | February 10, 2016 2:01 pm
    Electric car maker Tesla Motors says its net loss more than doubled to $320 million in the fourth quarter, hurt by lower-than-planned production of its new Model X SUV.
  • Akamai and Sealed Air Rise, Time Warner and Disney fall
    Associated Press | February 10, 2016 1:44 pm
    Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Wednesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq stock market:
  • The Latest: Backers urge California coast panel to keep exec
    Associated Press | February 10, 2016 1:28 pm
    The Latest on a proposal by the powerful California Coastal Commission to fire its top executive (all times local).