Aetna, the second largest US health insurer, has agreed to buy its smaller rival Humana for $37bn (�24bn) in the largest deal in the industry to date.
WASHINGTON • The economy of the United States churned out a solid 223,000 net new jobs last month, the Labour Department said, but wages remained flat, underscoring continued weaknesses in the economy.
Solar Impulse 2 landed in Hawaii on Friday morning after 116 hours of continuous flight from Japan. The aircraft is the first to make the lengthy flight entirely on solar power.
JetBlue said it began direct charter flights between New York and Havana on Friday, the first major American carrier to fly the route after President Obama's decision in December to normalize relations with the island.
State officials voted unanimously to raise electricity rates for millions of Californians on Friday, over the objections of consumer advocates and environmental groups who called the plan a giveaway to the wealthy and said it would discourage people ...