A Minnesota man says Supervalu violated his civil rights when he was forcibly arrested for taking more than a pound of complimentary deli meat.
Earnings season kicks off with the aluminum maker surprising Wall Street. Also, JCPenney ousts CEO Ron Johnson.
While chains like CVS and Rite-Aid depend on pharmacy profits, the warehouse retailer uses prescriptions to draw traffic.
Loyalty programs, online codes and deeper everyday discounts are taking a cut out of the weekly circular.
The bears have been prowling around the electronics and office products companies, while leaving some other retailers alone for a while.
Speculators who took a chance on these low-dollar names last year did very, very well.
Stocks are mixed as a slightly worse-than-expected US weekly jobless claims report is balanced by strong export data from China.
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Breaking up big banks is an untested solution to the too big to fail problem that attempts to isolate and dismantle large, troubled institutions while protecting the rest of the economy.
The IRS is struggling to combat identify thieves who file fraudulent tax returns in the names of older residents who don't need to file.