Last night CBS ran a 60 Minutes segment on dangerous levels of formaldehyde in laminated floor wood sold by Lumber Liquidators. This caught my attention this substance is hazardous to human health.
NXP Semiconductors, a big chip manufacturer, is near a deal to acquire a smaller peer, Freescale Semiconductor, in a cash-and-stock transaction, people briefed on the matter said on Sunday.
Michael Jordan, considered the best basketball player of all time, has just joined the billionaires' club. Jordan is one of the 290 newly-minted billionaires on Forbes' annual list of the world's richest people.
Meg Whitman, Chief Executive Officer of Hewlett-Packard Co., has steered clear of making large acquisitions since taking the helm in 2011.
Costco, the wholesale club retailer, said on Monday it had entered into agreements with Citigroup and Visa for co-branded credit cards.