US probes wave of cyber attacks on banks

FBI explores whether hacking is revenge for sanctions on Russia

US rebound stronger than thought

Upward revision of GDP to 4.2% indicates solid growth

US second-quarter GDP revised up to 4.2%

World’s largest economy expands at faster rate

Airlines fight for the right to recline

Passenger row highlights the problems thrown up by aircraft economy measures

Defence spending is top issue for Nato

Summit decisions set to affect alliance’s credibility

Publishers seek US music licensing reform

Rights owners say artists not receiving fair pay from digital play

UAE and Egypt warned over Libya raids

Fears outside interference exacerbates divisions

Grain prices slide to cut US farm incomes

Retreat starts to bite, with soaring land values levelling off

BK and Tim Hortons soar on merger news

Shares surge for groups after talks revealed over possible tie-up

Job concerns dominate Jackson Hole

Uncertainty over data on labour market stymies central bankers

Earthquake shakes San Francisco

Biggest tremor to hit Bay Area in 25 years

WTO rules against Argentine import curbs

Recent restrictions ruled as violating global trade regulations

Bankers brace for a brave new world

BofA settlement closes a chapter in history of the crisis

US race relations: Days of rage

The fatal shooting of Michael Brown has reopened the debate about how the police treat young black men

Yellen highlights labour market dilemma

Former governor’s trial transfixes Virginia

Most compelling storyline is breakdown of couple’s marriage

US signals escalation in Isis fight

Militant group ‘beyond anything we’ve seen’, says defence secretary

Yellen sees Jackson Hole return to roots

Wall Street economists excluded from this year’s conference

Mystery of drop into Isis military base

Raid on camp with secret prison may have been US rescue

US retail: not sure what is in store

Target, among others, is trying to shift online, but what to do with those stores?