Alibaba's IPO could break records in US markets, even if most Americans have never heard of it. But whether you know it or not, there's a good chance you have purchased goods procured through Alibaba.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Stock markets around the world rose on Tuesday, ending near session highs as investors bet that the U.S. Federal Reserve wouldn't adjust its guidance about how soon it would raise interest rates.
The Social Security Administration today said it will go back to mailing statements to people every five years. The government office had stopped mailing out the statements three years ago to save money -- an estimated $70 million a year.
McDonald's is running a free-coffee promotion for two weeks in an effort to boost the company's flagging U.S. same-store sales.
(Adds deal spells end to Suffolk Downs horse racing track, background on casinos in northeastern U.S.). By Scott Malone. BOSTON, Sept 16 (Reuters) - The Massachusetts Gaming Commission on Tuesday awarded a license to build a $1.6 billion casino just ...