McDonald's reported disappointing sales growth in the United States for the second quarter on Tuesday as the world's biggest burger chain keeps touting its all-day breakfast menu amid its turnaround efforts.
Seeking a wider digital audience, Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion in a deal that marks the end of an era for a company that defined much of the early internet but struggled to stay relevant in an online world dominated by Google and Facebook.
The National League of Cities will still hold its City Summit in Charlotte next fall despite the group’s opposition to House Bill 2, which it says “broadly preempts local authority and runs counter to the notion that inclusiveness is a fundamental pillar of strong cities.”
Sirius XM's second quarter included record high revenue growth and a strong increase in subscribers. The satellite radio company increased its full-year revenue forecast as well as its outlook for new subscribers.
A Little Rock doctor whose clinic improperly billed massage therapy services as physical therapy has received two years in prison and has been ordered to pay insurers and patients more than $700,000 in restitution.
The White House warned Tuesday of a "revolution" of computer-generated threats to the U.S. stoked by growing cyber aggression by traditional U.S. foes like Russia and North Korea, and issued a color-coded response plan for the federal government to use after major cyberattacks.
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Stocks moved solidly lower in late-morning trading Tuesday, falling for a second day in a row, as investors monitor corporate earnings from the likes of Gilead, McDonald's, Texas Instruments and others. Slumping oil prices continued to weigh on the market.