After taking a stand against phony pricing last year, the embattled retailer is reportedly asking suppliers to concoct 'fake' prices to make discounts look better.
With homeowners taking advantage of low rates to refinance, home improvement companies are getting a boost.
Beloved nature commentator David Attenborough says he has the key to solving climate change and other threats: Limit population growth.
The hamburger joint goes reservations-only on Feb. 14, rolling out table service, keepsake photos and candles.
The owner of the brand says sales growth missed forecasts, singling out China as a particular problem, and gives a cautious outlook.
After supporting the much-maligned Herbalife, activist investor Dan Loeb bets against a similar multi-level marketer.
The embattled video-rental chain will lay off 3,000 employees as well, raising more questions about its future. It will have just 500 US locations left.
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