BlackBerry Ltd. named Eric Johnson to its top sales job, hiring one of Chief Executive Officer John Chen’s former colleagues to help the smartphone maker regain the confidence of customers.
Canadian stocks fell the most in a month, ending a four-day streak of gains, as declining oil prices dragged down energy producers and Goldcorp Inc. dropped after making a bid for Osisko Mining Corp.
Two vegetarian guitar gods on the far side of the AARP watershed age are hitting New York in the same week and place, thanks to the legacy of ax-master Les Paul .
Rocker Adam Ant, the gold Double Eagle -- the world’s priciest coin -- and a Werner Herzog mini- festival are among Muse picks for the weekend.
Wal-Mart Stores Inc ., the world’s largest retailer, raised prices on hundreds of toys this month, squeezing more out of sales during the biggest shopping period of the year.
Microsoft Corp. is paying a dot-com era price for Skype Technologies SA, almost 40 percent more than the world’s most popular Internet calling service itself says the business is worth.
WikiLeaks , condemned by the U.S. government for posting secret data leaked by insiders, may have used music- and photo-sharing networks to obtain and publish classified documents, according to a computer security firm.
Conflict isn’t confined to the ring in “ The Fighter ,” a gritty film that chronicles Micky Ward’s improbable rise from journeyman boxer to champion.
Genworth Financial Inc. declined after acting Chief Executive Officer Martin Klein listed potential obstacles to separating the U.S. mortgage-insurance unit from the company.