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Whole Foods is looking to appeal to millennials with a new line of stores.

Whole Foods tries to shed its 'Whole Paycheck' image

Tim Fitzsimons | May 7, 2015
The company says it’ll start a new chain aimed at those darn millennials.
Pharmacy technician Angelina Lombardo helps a customer at a Walgreens pharmacy in Wheeling, Illinois.

PODCAST: Big merger in the pharmaceutical industry

Matt Nesto | May 7, 2015
Drug company acquisition and inequality in the British election

Voters head to the polls in Britain today

Stephen Beard | May 7, 2015
What impact does the economy has on the outcome of this day?

One rare-disease biotech company buys another

Gigi Douban | May 7, 2015
Alexion, which has one drug on the market, is purchasing Synageva, which has none.

How Western Union and MoneyGram dominate remittances

Stan Alcorn | May 7, 2015
It takes a lot of manpower to send money across borders.

Young money: how kids start their startups

Luke Quinton | May 7, 2015
They conceive, plan and pitch in just three days.

Organic farming meets big business

Tony Wagner and Beidi Zhang | May 7, 2015
Here are the numbers we are watching on Thursday

Britain's place in the EU is on the table Thursday

Stephen Beard | May 6, 2015
Incumbent Prime Minister David Cameron said he'd reevaluate the U.K.'s membership.

Why the conventional wisdom on hospice care was wrong

Dan Gorenstein | May 6, 2015
Some patients are spending years there, and spending more in the process.
Google's European headquarters.

EU officials move to regulate US tech companies

Kai Ryssdal and Molly Wood | May 6, 2015
Companies like Google, Amazon and Facebook would face tighter rules overseas.