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McDonald's plan to turn the company around amid falling stock prices will focus on appeasing shareholders.

McDonald's reports third quarter earnings

Oct 22, 2015
A positive earnings report beats analysts' expectations.
Posted In: McDonald's, fast casual restaurants, fast food
Yahoo reported weak third-quarter earnings Tuesday. 

Another quarter and Yahoo's still in turnaround

Oct 21, 2015
CEO Marissa Mayer has been at the helm for three years. Is it time for her to go?
Posted In: Yahoo, Marissa Mayer
Charles Koch with his wife Liz in 2012. The couple has been married for 43 years.

Five things we learned about Charles Koch

Oct 21, 2015
From his upbringing to his daily routine.
Posted In: Koch brothers, Koch Industries, Charles Koch

Full interview: Charles Koch

Oct 21, 2015
We spent an hour with Koch at his office in Wichita. Here's the full conversation.
Posted In: elections, Koch, Koch Industries, Koch brothers, Charles Koch
Subway has announced a settlement over a class-action lawsuit that said the sandwich chain deceptively marketed the length of its sandwiches.

Subway to ensure foot-long subs actually a foot long

Oct 21, 2015
The sandwich company's foot-longs have been falling short.
Posted In: subway, Sandwiches, Food
Boeing corporate logo

Despite solid numbers, analysts cautious about Boeing

Oct 21, 2015
A slowdown in the defense sector is offset by commercial sales, for now.
Posted In: Boeing, defense spending, airline industry
Former Apple CEO Steve Jobs looks on before announcing the new iPhone 3G back in 2008.

When the CEO is sick, how much disclosure is enough?

Oct 20, 2015
There are no hard-and-fast rules, so companies have to decide for themselves.
Posted In: CEOs, united, Goldman Sachs, JP Morgan Chase, steve jobs, apple
Tesla Motors' Model S car.

Tesla S, maybe not so spiffy after all

Oct 20, 2015
It's got some reliability issues.
Posted In: Tesla S, Elon Musk, driving

UAW takes to social media to sell contract to members

Oct 20, 2015
Autoworkers' union takes to Twitter and Facebook to influence Fiat Chrysler vote.
Posted In: Labor Unions, social media, Fiat

Oprah brings her own history to Weight Watchers

Oct 19, 2015
Winfrey brings 'humanity' to the brand, but could her ups and downs hurt it?
Posted In: Oprah Winfrey, Oprah, Health, weight loss, weight watchers