March 07--Albertsons and Safeway, the nation's second-largest grocery chain, said Thursday that they will combine under the company that owns Albertsons.
Stocks shot up at the open Friday after the government reported employers added a better-than-expected 175,000 jobs in February, a strong number that bolsters Wall Street's thesis that economic activity will pick up when the weather thaws this spring.
Nakamoto Named as Bitcoin Father Denies Involvement Dorian S. Nakamoto, identified by Newsweek magazine as the founder of Bitcoin, stands surrounded by members of the media as he arrives home in Temple City, California, U.S.
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 Commerce Department says the trade deficit increased to $39.1 billion, up 0.3 per cent from December's revised $39 billion deficit.