Silicon Valley giants settle poaching case » Thu, 24 Apr 2014 17:50:23 EDT Four big Silicon Valley tech companies reached a settlement on Thursday in a lawsuit that alleged they conspired not to poach employees from one another.
Google social chief Vic Gundotra steps down » Thu, 24 Apr 2014 16:50:55 EDT Google's social chief Vic Gundotra, the man primarily responsible for the Google+ social network, announced Thursday that he's leaving the company after eight years on the job.
Postal workers protest Staples » Thu, 24 Apr 2014 16:21:37 EDT Hundreds of postal workers stepped off the job Thursday to protest mini post offices set up in Staples office supply stores.
Ex-Wal-Mart CEO Duke retired with $140 million » Thu, 24 Apr 2014 18:32:54 EDT Mike Duke, who retired as CEO of Wal-Mart Stores Jan. 31, saw the value of his retirement account jump more than 23% to $140.1 million in his last year at the company.
Investors slam Barclays over bonuses » Thu, 24 Apr 2014 11:58:49 EDT Barclays executives were blasted by shareholders Thursday for paying bigger bonuses last year, despite the bank's weak earnings.
Stocks: Tug of war on Wall Street » Thu, 24 Apr 2014 16:31:19 EDT The bulls and bears had a tug of war Thursday as they debate corporate earnings, renewed geopolitical tensions and a recent spate of merger news.