March 07--Albertsons and Safeway, the nation's second-largest grocery chain, said Thursday that they will combine under the company that owns Albertsons.
The mystery man behind bitcoins remains an enigma, despite a Newsweek cover story �outing� Dorian S. Nakamoto as the inventor of the crypto-currency.
Stocks rose in early trading 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.
WASHINGTON�Flat U.S. trade in January offered the latest sign the economy is struggling to gain momentum, as consumers at home and abroad spend cautiously.
Strong construction activity in January boosted German industrial output to the highest monthly level since 2011. The latest data suggest that a routine spring upswing in the economy has come earlier and is stronger.