Uber, Postmates sue to block California gig worker law, claiming it’s unconstitutional

By Tina Bellon (Reuters) – Ride-hailing company Uber Technologies Inc and courier services provider Postmates Inc…

Exclusive: Drugmakers from Pfizer to GSK to hike U.S. prices on over 200 drugs

By Michael Erman and Carl O’Donnell NEW YORK (Reuters) – Drugmakers including Pfizer Inc <PFE.N>, GlaxoSmithKline…

Wall Street edges higher; S&P closes decade with nearly 190% gain

By April Joyner NEW YORK (Reuters) – Wall Street’s major indexes edged higher on Tuesday on…

Oil posts biggest yearly rise since 2016

By Stephanie Kelly NEW YORK (Reuters) – Oil prices fell 1% on Tuesday, the last trading…

Global stocks end 2019 near record highs, dollar slides

By Herbert Lash NEW YORK (Reuters) – The dollar slid to a six-month low on Tuesday…

U.S. holiday returns surge with booming e-commerce

By Lisa Baertlein LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – United Parcel Service Inc <UPS.N> on Thursday expects to…

Fed sees small take-up of repo, rates fall for year-end

By Karen Brettell (Reuters) – The Federal Reserve averted a year-end funding squeeze on Tuesday as…

Brazil hikes minimum wage more than expected, eyes extra fiscal discipline as a result

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s minimum wage will be increased to 1,039 reais ($258) a month in…

Dollar index records smallest ever annual move in 2019

By Kate Duguid and Saqib Iqbal Ahmed NEW YORK (Reuters) – The U.S. dollar index recorded…

Trump says U.S.-China trade deal will be signed on January 15

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that Phase 1 of trade deal…

Tesla must face lawsuit claiming racism at California factory

By Jonathan Stempel (Reuters) – A federal judge rejected Tesla Inc’s effort to dismiss claims by…

Hudson’s Bay chairman considers sweetened bid for retailer

By Jessica DiNapoli (Reuters) – Hudson’s Bay Co <HBC.TO> Chairman Richard Baker and his partners have…