Corporate News

New Hampshire sues 3M, DuPont, other chemical companies

May 29, 2019

New Hampshire is suing eight companies that make a class of potentially toxic chemicals found in pizza boxes, fast-food wrappers and contaminated water

3 injured in fire that destroyed Nebraska fertilizer plant

May 24, 2019

Crews have contained a large fire at a Nebraska fertilizer plant that injured three people and destroyed the plant

CEO Pay: When investors say "nay" on spiraling packages

May 24, 2019

Shareholders are still voting overwhelmingly in favor of big pay packages for CEOs, but there are more pockets of resistance eight years after "say on pay" became a mandatory exercise at annual meetings

CEOs get $800,000 pay raise, leaving workers further behind

May 24, 2019

Pay for CEOs at the biggest U.S. companies climbed 7% last year, widening the chasm between them and their workers, whose pay didn't rise as quickly

Stocks tumble on trade war anxiety; Dow falls 300 points

May 23, 2019

Stocks steepened their slide Thursday and are on pace for their third straight weekly loss

Bank CEO charged with trying to trade loans for Trump post

May 23, 2019

A banker who prosecutors say tried to trade loans to former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort to get a post in the president's administration has been arrested on a financial institution bribery charge

Judge rules Qualcomm violated antitrust law in chip market

May 23, 2019

A federal judge has ruled that Qualcomm violated antitrust laws

Target is dominating in the digital space

May 22, 2019

Target gets its digital game on and the profits flow

Land deals, incentives OK'd for new auto plant in Detroit

May 21, 2019

Fiat Chrysler can move forward with plans to build a new, $1.6 billion assembly plant on Detroit's eastside and invest $900 million to retool and modernize another

Tesla reduces prices on Models S and X amid stock slump

May 21, 2019

Faced with a slumping stock price and questions about demand for its vehicles, Tesla has lowered the U.S. base prices of its 2 most expensive models