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Posted: 20 February 2018 | 6:55 pm
Walmart reported strong holiday sales but said online sales growth slowed during the quarter, marking a turn from three quarters of booming web growth.
Posted: 20 February 2018 | 6:09 pm
The Trump administration indicated it is considering allowing more Americans to erase student debt in bankruptcy.
Posted: 20 February 2018 | 4:23 pm
Qualcomm raised its bid for NXP Semiconductors to about $44 billion and locked up support from key investors, as the chip maker seeks to fend off a $121 billion hostile takeover approach by Broadcom.
Posted: 20 February 2018 | 3:35 pm
A bipartisan spending deal reached by U.S. lawmakers earlier this month has prompted many Wall Street economists to raise their projections of how much the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates this year and next.
Posted: 20 February 2018 | 3:34 pm
Vice President Mike Pence is expected to announce new moves promoting private ventures in space, including easing launch rules and putting the Commerce Department in charge of broader deregulation initiatives.
Posted: 20 February 2018 | 3:19 pm
Falling shares of Walmart pulled the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 lower Tuesday, snapping a six-session winning streak for the indexes.
Posted: 20 February 2018 | 3:10 pm
Proposed rules allowing meatpackers to slaughter hogs faster and play a bigger role in policing food safety are drawing criticism.
Posted: 20 February 2018 | 11:55 am
The Trump administration released a proposal that would allow for the proliferation of less-comprehensive, cheaper health plans restricted under the Affordable Care Act.
Posted: 20 February 2018 | 11:23 am
Albertsons plans to buy the portion of Rite Aid that isn’t being sold to Walgreens Boots Alliance as retailers of all stripes scramble to respond to a rapidly changing consumer shopping landscape.
Posted: 20 February 2018 | 11:20 am
CFO Kathy Waller discusses how the company wants to move beyond its name.
Posted: 20 February 2018 | 8:52 am
Government mandates requiring utilities to procure renewable energy should keep U.S. solar power growing, despite new Trump administration tariffs on imported solar panels that are poised to raise prices.
Posted: 20 February 2018 | 8:34 am
Guess? said Tuesday that co-founder Paul Marciano will relinquish his day-to-day responsibilities with the company and salary during a continuing investigation into recent allegations of improper conduct.
Posted: 20 February 2018 | 8:26 am
A turf battle is breaking out in the Republican Party over which agencies should have a say in writing new regulations stemming from last year’s landmark tax legislation.
Posted: 20 February 2018 | 8:13 am
The Office of Financial Research was supposed to anticipate trouble and issue warnings, but initiatives have been delayed or scaled back. Now the Trump administration is holding it up as an example of governmental overreach.
Posted: 20 February 2018 | 7:58 am
A trial under way in federal court in Philadelphia is testing the power of U.S. competition regulators to crack down on drug makers’ alleged moves to thwart the sale of low-cost generics.
Posted: 19 February 2018 | 2:23 pm
Spain is shaking off one of its worst downturns in decades and splurging on goods recently considered extravagant, including the ultimate Spanish gastronomic luxury: free-range, acorn-fed Iberian ham.
Posted: 19 February 2018 | 8:37 am
A decade after household debt burdens contributed to a crisis in the U.S. and EU, a new crop of economies face high and still rising household debt burdens. Will Switzerland, Australia, Canada and others be able to carry larger debts, or are they victims of their own success?

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