The Dow and S&P 500 move higher after 5 days of losses. Still, a strong open fades as worries about a government shutdown build. Bed Bath & Beyond jumps on strong earnings.
In an effort to strengthen its PayPal payments business, the online commerce giant agreed to an all-cash transaction to snap up the payment processor and its mobile app Venmo.
Struggling to pay rising pension and health care costs, it has a plan to cut benefits -- which a court will have to rule on.
The giant social media enterprise gets much bigger as it pursues innovative strategies.
Online social networks -- and e-shopping habits -- are among the clues to creditworthiness lenders can now assess.
Large rivals loom, and they are taking aim at the company's business model.
The main goal of the electronics retailer's re-branding initiative is to provide a satisfying experience to its customers.
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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.
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