The S&P 500 index is poised for its biggest weekly loss since April after closing out the previous week at a record high.
The investigation covers 2004 to 2007 Crown Victoria, Grand Marquis and Marauder models.
The combined company would challenge Richmond, Va.-based Altria, which holds more than 50% of the retail cigarette market.
Apple successfully registered its store layout as a trademark in the United States in 2010.
Many of the blockbusters have seen revenue quickly tumble after the first weekend or two.
Fed officials discounted the big drop in economic growth in the first three months as a slump that reflected temporary factors.
Ford Europe president Stephen Odell said Tuesday that three plant closures and more than a dozen new products are helping reverse weakness.
Some visitors, like Juan Sigler and his family from Pembroke Pines, Fla., say the ride is worth the wait.
After receiving 1,300 proposals, Google announced five nonprofits Wednesday that'll get a free pair of the glasses, a $25,000 grant and support from developers.
More than 1 in 6 U.S. students did not reach the baseline level of proficiency in financial literacy.
Production of the 777X is expected to start in 2017, with first delivery targeted for 2020.
Washington issued its first 24 retail licenses Monday.
Credit card debt rose by a slight $1.8 billion in May, after having surged in April.
No injuries, accidents or fires related to any of the defects have been reported, Ford said.
More Americans also quit their jobs, a good sign because it usually occurs when workers find new and higher-paying jobs.
Global sales in the first half of the year were up 33% compared with the same period in 2013.
Fewer consumers in China bought handsets that run on 3G mobile networks as they waited for faster 4G networks.
Valukas: GM Was Trying to Make Small-Car Ignition "Feel Like It Was a European Sports Car or Something"
In the end, GM switch engineer Ray DeGiorgio approved switches that were far below GM's specifications for the force required to turn them.
The International Air Transport Association says Venezuela has prevented the repatriation of $4 billion in airline money because of currency control problems.
Next week, Fox's "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" is expected to be one of the summer's biggest hits.