Sysco agreed on Monday to buy US Foods for about $3.5 billion in stock and cash, uniting two of the biggest food distributors in the country.
Stocks on Wall Street rose slightly on Monday as investors waited for a number of top Federal Reserve officials to speak throughout the day for hints on the future of the central bank's stimulus program.
A man who dozed off on a flight from Louisiana, awoke to find himself cold and alone on a locked plane. Tom Wagner was on his way to visit his sister in California.
TOKYO Dec 9 (Reuters) - Japan aims to expand or restart bilateral currency swap agreements with five Southeast Asian nations and may announce the deals at a regional summit this weekend in Tokyo, government sources said on Monday.
McDonald's, which last year got 32 percent of revenue from its U.S. locations, has been revamping its menu and trying to improve service to attract Americans amid fierce restaurant competition.