In the race between the two largest ride-sharing companies to be the first to go public, Lyft has gotten off the starting line before its top rival, Uber.
On Thursday, Lyft said it had filed the introductory paperwork ...Read more
The hedge fund run by Sears chairman Edward Lampert is offering to buy much of Sears' remaining assets for about $4.6 billion with hopes of keeping the bankrupt retailer in business and continuing to employ about 50,000 of...Read more
It's decision time.
If you could only have one, which would you choose -- your job or your smartphone?
It's a toughie, right?
Your job is a drag. It keeps coming between you and the life of leisure to which you aspire...Read more
Q: When I met my new boss, I was instantly attracted to him. He didn't wear a wedding ring, but he was very businesslike, so I also behaved professionally. We started having lunch together once a week and talking only ...Read more
Watch out, the Social Security scam is looking like the new IRS scam.
Crooks increasingly are impersonating an official from the Social Security Administration, making harassing calls similar to the annoying Internal ...Read more
PARADISE, Calif. -- Northern California's recent wildfires have burned homes at a greater pace than developers are building them, deepening a housing shortage that already has left millions struggling to find affordable ...Read more
The first snow dusted Colorado Springs in late October.
Tony Hicks -- San Jose resident for 37 years, Colorado Springs landlord for 4 months -- didn't take it as a sign he made the wrong move.
"It's so much better here. ...Read more
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Over the last decade, out-of-state rental companies have bought thousands of houses across Charlotte, raising rents in a city already struggling with a shortage of affordable housing.
For Angela ...Read more
Iva Pawling, 36, is chief executive of Richer Poorer, a San Juan Capistrano, Calif., apparel company founded in 2010. Richer Poorer's T-shirts, bralettes, socks and sweats are sold at more than 900 retailers around the ...Read more
Q: We want to separate our taxes and insurance from our mortgage payment, but our mortgage servicer says no. It did not collect enough to pay our taxes, and now there is a shortage. We want to prevent this in the future. ...Read more
MONTREAL -- Canada has arrested the chief financial officer of Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei Technologies at the request of the U.S., authorities said Wednesday.
Meng Wanzhou, who is also deputy chair of Huawei'...Read more
CVS Health Corp. and Hartford-based Aetna Inc. declared their $69 billion combination complete last week, but a federal judge in Washington, D.C. on Monday tossed some cold water on the celebration.
U.S. District Court ...Read more
A Washington advocacy group said that Comcast Corp. tightened parental controls and filters over pornography, enabling it to expunge the company from its list of companies and Hollywood bigwigs who contribute to sexual ...Read more
A week after two more blood pressure drugs were recalled because they have a possible cancer-causing ingredient, the U.S. based Mylan Pharmaceuticals expanded its consumer-level voluntary nationwide recall to include all ...Read more
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson said Tuesday that the long-awaited farm bill is nearly finalized and could be passed as early as next week.
The bill should be filed Monday, the House should take it up Wednesday or Thursday and ...Read more
A group claiming to represent Google's "shadow workforce" has launched an appeal to company Chief Executive Sundar Pichai in hopes of getting higher wages and equal benefits for thousands of temporary and contract workers....Read more
CHICAGO -- Cameo, a company that allows people to pay for personalized video greetings from athletes, celebrities and social media influencers, has been having a banner year.
The two-year-old company recently raised $12.5...Read more
BEIJING -- The few words offered by China's Ministry of Commerce on Wednesday about a deal between President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping to temporarily suspend tariff hikes expressed confidence but ...Read more
Workplaces such as LinkedIn, Facebook and Google are known for going out of their way to provide employees with high salaries, plenty of time off and perks ranging from gourmet lunchrooms to on-site gyms. It's all part of ...Read more
Most companies have a general sustainability goal. However, 3M Co. is upping its green game by requiring every new product to have a sustainability component.
That means designers and those who make the products must ...Read more
- 'We're being mistreated': Instacart shoppers complain of pay cuts as company shifts to new model
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- Ex-Target pharmacist wins $570K after alleging retailer broke Medicaid refill rules
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