McDonald's Blames Economy For Australian Consumer Caution
McDonald's Corp. (MCD), the world's largest fast-food retailer, is experiencing growing consumer caution down under as more of its customers worry about the economy, said the company's country head Tuesday.
Jindal Steel Enters Into Agreement To Acquire Canada's CIC Energy
Jindal Steel & Power Ltd (532286.BY) has entered into a binding agreement to acquire Canadian miner CIC Energy Ltd (ELC.T), CIC said in a statement Tuesday.
Education Secretary encourages colleges to adopt easy-to-understand student aid form
U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan is urging colleges and universities to adopt an easy-to-understand financial aid form to help students make smarter decisions on where to study, how to pay a...
Kennedy, D-backs top Rockies
Ian Kennedy fired eight innings of two-run ball and added a three-run triple as the Arizona Diamondbacks downed the Colorado Rockies, 6-3, in the opener of a three-game set at Chase Field.Kennedy (8-8) yielded just five hits and struck out seven without walking a batter in his second-consecutive
BP missed the big hazard issues in Gulf oil spill, panel says
BP focused too much on the little details of personal worker safety instead of the big systemic hazards that led to the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill, safety panel says.
Orioles snap winning streak at 5 with 3-1 loss to Indians
Baltimore's bid for its longest winning streak of the season fell a step short Monday night.
Latos and Reds knock down Astros
Mat Latos tossed five strong innings and the Reds pounded out 17 hits in an 8-3 victory over the Astros in the opener of a three-game set Monday at Minute Maid Park.Latos (8-3) allowed just two runs on eight hits and two walks over five frames to earn the victory, while Todd Frazier and Ryan
Francisco Liriano gives up 3 homers in Twins' 7-4 loss to White Sox
Francisco Liriano's night was over because of something he rarely does — giving up the long ball.
Connecticut college campus evacuated after reports of gunman
UConn Police have evacuated the university's Avery Point Campus in Groton after a man armed with a gun was reported on campus.
San Francisco's offense backs Vogelsong in 7-1 win over San Diego
Buster Posey hit a three-run homer, Ryan Vogelsong won for the first time in nearly a month and the San Francisco Giants opened their longest homestand of the season with a 7-1 victory over the San Diego Padres.