NEW YORK - Aeropostale Inc., once a popular mall destination for teens, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, becoming the latest victim in the fast-changing retail landscape.
Several top analysts expect the government to report strong job growth on Friday despite a disappointing private-sector survey, a development that would reinforce the belief that the economy is poised to pick up after two weak quarters.
Tribune Publishing, which owns the Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune and nine other daily newspapers, said Wednesday its board of directors has rejected Gannett's $815 million offer to buy the company.
Zynga Inc. ZNGA -0.86 % on Wednesday reported first-quarter results that beat expectations, thanks to cost cuts and increased advertising revenue, but the videogame developer posted another sharp decline in customers.
FRANKFURT—The European Central Bank said Wednesday that it would stop printing the 500-euro banknote, but that the note would remain legal tender.