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Wall Street Journal
Walmart Stumbles in Shift to Web Selling
Wall Street Journal
Walmart posted a profit of $2.18 billion, or 73 cents a share, compared with a profit of $3.76 billion a year ago. Photo: Elise Amendola/Associated Press. By. Sarah Nassauer. Sarah Nassauer. The Wall Street Journal. BiographySarah Nassauer ...
New York Times
Albertsons Is Buying Rite Aid. Walmart's Stock Falls. There's a Common Rival.
New York Times
The supermarket operator Albertsons said Tuesday morning that it would buy the remnants of the Rite Aid drugstore chain. By the end of the day, Walmart saw its stock drop by more than 10 percent on weak profit. Both can blame Amazon. An old-line grocer ...
3M Settles Minnesota Lawsuit for $850 Million
3M Co. has settled a lawsuit with Minnesota's Attorney General Lori Swanson for $850 million, putting an end to eight years of litigation over a former Scotchgard ingredient that got into the state's drinking water. The funds will be used to finance ...
NXP shareholders owe a big 'thank you' to Broadcom's CEO
Broadcom CEO Hock Tan says that buying NXP doesn't solve Qualcomm's problems — but he's currently a hero to NXP shareholders. Broadcom's months-long unsolicited pursuit of Qualcomm likely compelled the San Diego-based chipmaker to bid higher than it ...
Want To Turn $99 Into $658.38? Just Use The Amazon Credit Card At Whole Foods
Phil Lempert , Contributor I cover issues and trends in the food and agriculture sectors. Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. Amazon's announcement that its co-branded Amazon Prime Rewards Visa credit card will now offer a 5% cash ...
Amazon employees just accidentally dropped a big clue about where the new headquarters could be
The site says the views mostly came from what appears to be an internal Amazon.com page. Arlington is part of Northern Virginia's bid for Amazon's second headquarters, dubbed HQ2, and is part of the Washington, DC, metro area, considered a frontrunner ...
Amazon CEO Shares Video of 10000-Year Clock's Construction
What do billionaire tech CEOs do in their free time? The head of Amazon has been busy building a giant clock. On Tuesday, Jeff Bezos released a video of his pet project: a 500-foot tall timekeeper located in Texas that intends to run for 10,000 years ...
AT&T denied White House logs by judge in Time Warner antitrust suit
A federal judge has denied AT&T's request for communications between the White House and Department of Justice, records the telecom giant sought to bolster its claim of politically-motivated opposition to a merger with Time Warner. The Justice ...
Watch a Human Try to Fight Off That Door-Opening Robot Dog
Hey, remember that dog-like robot, SpotMini, that Boston Dynamics showed off last week, the one that opened a door for its robot friend? Well, the company just dropped a new video starring the canine contraption. In this week's episode, a human with a ...
Taco Bell employee fired for 'derogatory slur' printed on receipt
A Taco Bell employee allegedly referred to an Asian man with a derogatory slur that was printed on the man's receipt. (In Young Lee Facebook / FOX 10). A Taco Bell cashier has been fired after printing a racial slur on a customer's receipt. In Young ...