Republican Ted Cruz announced he was suspending his presidential campaign after a stinging defeat to Donald Trump in Indiana. On the Democratic front, Bernie Sanders pulled out a surprise victory over Hillary Clinton.
LOS ANGELES Some of the richest, smartest and most powerful humans have an important message for the rest of us as they convened this week to discuss pressing global issues: the robots are coming.
Pfizer Inc has approached U.S. cancer drug maker Medivation Inc to express interest in an acquisition, raising the possibility of a bid rivaling a $9.3 billion offer by Sanofi SA , people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday.
HOUSTON After cutting spending and staff levels to the bone, U.S. oil executives say they are getting ready for new drilling projects as a 50 percent increase in crude prices since February leads them to believe the worst of the downturn may be over.
NEW YORK Seven of the world's biggest banks have agreed to pay $324 million to settle a private U.S. lawsuit accusing them of rigging an interest rate benchmark used in the $553 trillion derivatives market.
BRASILIA Brazil's top prosecutor requested that President Dilma Rousseff be investigated for trying to obstruct a sweeping corruption investigation involving state-run oil firm Petrobras, local media reported late on Tuesday.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. Atlanta Federal Reserve President Dennis Lockhart said on Tuesday that Britain's vote on whether to stay in the European Union could "loom large" as the U.S. central bank contemplates whether to raise interest rates at its next policy meeting.
STUTTGART, Germany Islamic State militants killed a U.S. Navy SEAL in northern Iraq on Tuesday after blasting through Kurdish defenses and overrunning a town in the biggest offensive in the area for months, officials said.