Pier 1 to shut up to nearly half of its stores, raises going concern doubts

(Reuters) – Home decor and furniture retailer Pier 1 Imports Inc <PIR.N> said on Monday it…

Qualcomm launches autonomous driving computer, aiming to hit roads by 2023

By Stephen Nellis (Reuters) – Qualcomm Inc <QCOM.O> on Monday announced a computing system for autonomous…

Gold surges on Mideast risk but stocks pare losses

By Herbert Lash NEW YORK (Reuters) – Gold prices shot to an almost seven-year high on…

Oil steadies as market ponders Iran’s next move

By Laila Kearney NEW YORK (Reuters) – Oil prices steadied on Monday after Brent touched above…

JetBlue to become carbon neutral in 2020

(Reuters) – JetBlue Airways Corp on Monday said it plans to become carbon neutral on all…

Ford quarterly sales slip on slowdown in passenger cars demand

(Reuters) – Ford Motor Co on Monday posted a 1.3% fall in fourth-quarter vehicle sales as…

Dollar recovers vs. yen, U.S.-Iran tensions still in focus

By Gertrude Chavez-Dreyfuss NEW YORK (Reuters) – The dollar rallied against the safe-haven Japanese yen on…

Occidental to cut Western Midstream stake to reduce debt

By Shariq Khan and Arunima Kumar (Reuters) – Occidental Petroleum Corp <OXY.N> said on Monday it…

Xerox secures $24 billion financing for proposed HP takeover

(Reuters) – Xerox Holdings Corp <XRX.N> said on Monday it has secured $24 billion in financing…

Louis Dreyfus owner pledged stake to raise $1 billion Credit Suisse loan

By Gus Trompiz PARIS (Reuters) – Margarita Louis-Dreyfus borrowed $1 billion from Credit Suisse <CSGN.S> last…

Four-day refinery strike in France should not leave motorists stranded: Total

PARIS (Reuters) – French oil major Total <TOTF.PA> said on Monday that strikes against the government’s…

Amazon to showcase its transportation drive at world’s largest tech show

By Ben Klayman (Reuters) – From making cars talk using Alexa’s voice to managing data from…