Since last year, Walmart has been testing a membership program called Shipping Pass that offers unlimited free shipping on many online purchases– effectively the retail behemoth's answer to Amazon Prime.
Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce agreed to buy Chicago-based PrivateBancorp Inc. for $3.8 billion, joining the list of Canadian lenders looking to the U.S.
WASHINGTON—A gauge of upcoming home sales slid in May, a possible sign of slowing in the U.S. housing market heading into the summer months.
United Airlines employees picket outside the United terminal at O'Hare International Airport on June 16, 2016 in Chicago. Credit Scott Olson/Getty Images.
The US economy and stock market has very little direct exposure to the UK economy. However, it does have one very significant indirect exposure that could pull its economy down.