WASHINGTON - U.S. hiring improved in February from the previous two months despite a blast of wintry weather, likely renewing hopes that growth will accelerate this year.
The U.S. trade deficit was little changed in January as a rebound in exports matched an increase in imports. The Commerce Department said on Friday the trade gap was at $39.1 billion from December's revised shortfall of $39.0 billion.
So is he or isn't he? Dorian Satoshi Nakamoto, a 64-year-old retired engineer, is denying that he was the creator of Bitcoin. But that didn't stop a bizarre car chase across Los Angeles with reporters tailing a Prius he was riding in.
March 7 (Bloomberg) -- Safeway is near an agreement to be acquired by Cerberus Capital Management LP for about $9 billion, said a person with knowledge of the matter.
Staples may be suffering death by a thousand paper cuts. The office supply company said on Thursday it will shutter about 12% of its stores in North America by the end of next year as it battles competition from online retailers and discounters.