Features by Sally Herships
Posted In: dollar store, Mergers and Acquisitions, Deals
Dollar Tree is buying Family Dollar. Dollar stores are selling different things.
Posted In: flying, Malaysian Airlines, Israel, ukraine, Airlines
Airlines have to weigh both safety and economic risks.
Posted In: Amazon, streaming, Books, subscription fees
The online retail giant is jockeying for space in a budding market.
Posted In: mortgage crisis, Bank of America, earnings report
A look at how much Bank of America has set aside for mortgage settlements.
Posted In: bull market, Investing, economic growth
People who sat out the years-long bull market are joining in. Is that a bad sign?
Posted In: happiness, economics of happiness
A study suggests residents of Rust Belt cities tend to say they aren't happy.
Posted In: World Cup, advertisements, Spanish language
Some advertisers are using the World Cup to experiment with bilingual ads on English networks.
Posted In: bees, bee colony collapse, pesticides, big box stores
A new study says garden plants from big box stores contain a toxic pesticide.
Posted In: cupcakes, food and drink
Crumbs expanded quickly and even went public.
A look at how hotels like Hyatt's newest in Manhattan earn a top tier rating.