Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. has offered to pay about $13.6 billion to buy genetic testing equipment maker Life Technologies in a cash deal that will create a giant company serving research and specialty diagnostics.
(AP)—Kodak says it has reached an agreement to borrow $793 million, an important step in letting it leave bankruptcy protection in the first half of next year.
Silicon Valley is of two minds regarding who should be the next president of the United States.
Apple's iPhone 5 is one of the biggest product launches ever in the sector, and may also deliver a well-timed stimulus to the US economy ahead of the presidential election, analysts say.
Earlier this month, heavyweight bank JP Morgan Chase announced it had lost at least $2 billion on a single trade a figure that could grow as the firm struggles to unwind its position. The event has prompted a public ...