Business News

Grocery retailer Albertsons to buy drugstore chain Rite AidThe privately held owner of Safeway, Vons and other grocery brands is plunging deeper into the pharmacy business with a deal to buy Rite Aid, the nation's third-largest drugstore chain
The Associated Press40 minutes ago
FILE - In this July 13, 2015, file photo, Vicente Aguiar loads garage door trims into his pickup truck outside a Home Depot in Hialeah, Fla. Home Depot  reports financial results Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz, File)
Home Depot 4Q profit rides strong home improvement marketHome Depot 4Q profit rises on upbeat housing market, recovery efforts
The Associated Press48 minutes ago
Report: EU would squeeze US juice, whiskey in trade spatA German newspaper reports that the European Union is drawing up a list of U.S. products to target _ including orange juice and Kentucky bourbon _ if Washington goes ahead with proposals to restrict imports of aluminum and steel
The Associated Press54 minutes ago
Venezuela's digital coin makes debutVenezuela is becoming the first country to launch its own version of bitcoin, a move it hopes will provide a much-needed boost to its credit-stricken economy
The Associated Press29 minutes ago
FILE - In this Aug. 12, 2014, file photo, the media attend a press briefing where Thai police display projected pictures of surrogate babies born to a Japanese man who is at the center of a surrogacy scandal during a press conference at the police headquarters in Chonburi, Thailand. Bangkok's Central Juvenile and Family Court on Tuesday gave Mitsutoki Shigeta sole legal custody of the children he fathered using Thai surrogate mothers, ruling that he's financially stable and showed his plans to care for them. (AP Photo/Sakchai Lalit, File)
Thai court gives Japanese man custody of 13 surrogate kidsA Thai court has granted legal custody of 13 babies carried by surrogate mothers to a secretive Japanese millionaire who is their biological father
The Associated Press59 minutes ago
FILE- In this June 5, 2017, file photo, customers shop for food at Walmart in Salem, N.H. Walmart reports financial results Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File)
Walmart 4Q profit misses, e-commerce coolsWalmart misses 4Q profit expectations, tops revenue forecasts
The Associated Press30 minutes ago
Disney unions file federal complaint over promised bonusesA coalition of unions at Walt Disney World Resorts has filed a federal unfair labor practices complaint accusing the company of holding its promised $1,000 employee bonuses hostage during contract negotiations
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Britain's top Brexit official David Davis speaks in Vienna, Austria, Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018. Davis is touring European capitals as Britain tries to persuade EU leaders to strike new deals on trade and security with the U.K. (Roland Schlager/Pool Photo via AP)
Road warrior David Davis says UK won't have 'Mad Max' BrexitBritain's top Brexit official says his country wants to lead a "race to the top" in global standards, in a speech aimed at allaying European fears of a deregulated, laissez-faire U.K. economy
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE- In this Monday, Feb. 19, 2018 file photo, people walk past a Punjab National Bank branch after it was sealed by the Central Bureau of Investigation in Mumbai, India. India's federal investigating agency says it has arrested six people in an alleged $1.8 billion bank fraud case. Abhished Dayal, a Central Bureau of Investigation spokesman, said Tuesday that five bank workers and an employee of billionaire jeweler and suspect Nirav Modi were arrested for allegedly conspiring to cheat the Punjab National Bank over the past six years. (AP Photo/Rafiq Maqbool, File)
India arrests 6 suspects in $1.8 billion bank fraud caseIndia's federal investigating agency says it has arrested six people in an alleged $1.8 billion bank fraud case that continued for six years
The Associated Press1 hour ago
More Business News

Market Watch