Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (BABA:US), the e-commerce company started in 1999 with $60,000 cobbled together by Jack Ma, today cemented its status as a symbol of China's economic emergence by raising $21.8 billion in a U.S.
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Sears has expanded its in-vehicle pick-up service to include exchanges and returns, giving shoppers an added convenience - and, less optimistically, another reason not to leave their cars and walk into a store.
That is the message investors are sending after a month in which the yen broke out of a tight trading range and slipped to a six-year low against the dollar.
NEW YORK (AP) - UPS will hire up to 95,000. Kohl's plans to take on 67,000 and FedEx 50,000. Wal-Mart will add 60,000. One after the other, a flurry of major U.S.