Dollar Tree announced Monday that it plans to buy rival Family Dollar for $8.5 billion, a merger that would unseat Dollar General as the nation's largest discount retailer in terms of store count and fend off increasing competition from big-box retailers like ...
The Federal Aviation Administration proposed a $12 million fine against Southwest Airlines Co. on Monday because of unapproved airplane repairs.
Smith & Wesson has agreed to a $2 million civil settlement with the Securities and Exchange Commission over bribery charges. The SEC alleges that the gun maker bribed or tried to bribe government officials overseas.
Medicare got some good news Monday, when the trustees who oversee its finances announced that the fund that pays for hospital care will remain solvent until 2030, four years longer than its forecast from last year.
(Reuters) - Darden Restaurants Inc's food fight with activist investors Barington Capital Group LP and Starboard Value LP entered a new phase on Monday, when the company said Clarence Otis would step down as chairman and chief executive officer.