Priceline Group Inc. is buying OpenTable Inc. in a deal valued at $2.6 billion to add restaurant bookings to its travel business as the industry steps up investments in local listings and mobile services.
The union whose strike has paralyzed the biggest platinum mines has accepted -- with conditions -- plans to end the deadlock. After resolving a 20 week-conflict over pay, its members may next face a battle to keep their jobs.
Boeing Co. fell the most in two months as U.S. House Majority Leader Eric Cantor’s defeat in a primary election threatens congressional reauthorization of low- cost lending that benefits the world’s largest planemaker.
Gilead Sciences Inc., first to market with a new hepatitis C drug, now faces a bulked-up rival in Merck & Co., which paid the highest premium ever in a health- care deal to gain an experimental product that’s similar.