March 07--Albertsons and Safeway, the nation's second-largest grocery chain, said Thursday that they will combine under the company that owns Albertsons.
A better-than-expected jobs report had Wall Street in a good mood Friday morning. The Dow, S&P 500 and Nasdaq all rose modestly in early trading, with the S&P 500 hitting a new all-time high yet again.
Unemployment ticked up to 6.7 percent last month despite a better-than-expected increase of 175,000 jobs that defied a spate of severe winter weather.
Nakamoto Named as Bitcoin Father Denies Involvement Dorian S. Nakamoto, identified by Newsweek magazine as the founder of Bitcoin, stands surrounded by members of the media as he arrives home in Temple City, California, U.S.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. trade deficit widened slightly in January as a rise in imports of oil and other foreign goods offset a solid increase in exports.