| Jul 7, 2014
| 5:56 PM
BENTONVILLE Arkansas (Reuters) - U.S. employers may be hiring again, but the job market recovery is not giving ordinary consumers enough confidence to increase their spending, a top Wal-Mart executive said on Monday.
In an interview with Reuters, Bill...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 9:24 AM
MONTERREY México (Reuters) - Las acciones de la gigante minorista Wal-Mart de México (Walmex) caían el viernes en la bolsa mexicana luego de reportar una inesperada baja en sus ventas comparables de junio.
Los papeles de Walmex perdían un 2.33 por ciento...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 5:41 PM
MUMBAI/PARIS (Reuters) - French retail giant Carrefour SA will shut down its Indian operations and close its wholesale stores in the country, as it exits underperforming markets to focus on reviving its French business.
The world's no.2 retailer by...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 5:00 AM
It was a slow grind, but U.S. stocks posted gains in the second quarter and first half, extending the bull run into a sixth year.
In a surprise, investors also were rewarded for sticking with bonds, as interest rates resumed their decline after...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 5:01 AM
Actor-comedian Tracy Morgan is in critical condition in hospital but was more responsive a day after he was badly hurt in a deadly New Jersey highway crash, his spokesman said on Sunday.
Morgan, who gained fame as a member of the "Saturday Night Live"...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 11:04 AM
Film and TV star Tracy Morgan was in critical condition Saturday after a vehicle he was traveling in was involved in a multi-car accident on the New Jersey Turnpike that left one man dead and three others seriously injured, police said.
| Jun 8, 2014
| 11:47 AM
The truck driver charged in the New Jersey Turnpike car wreck that killed one person and critically injured three others, including actor Tracy Morgan, has turned himself in, police said Sunday.
Kevin Roper, 35, surrendered Saturday night and was...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 1:05 PM
The driver who was behind the wheel of the truck that slammed into a limo van carrying Tracy Morgan, critically injuring the actor and killing another man, has pleaded not guilty.
Kevin Roper, 35, entered the not guilty plea Wednesday, the Associated...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 1:35 PM
Sam's Club is rolling out a credit card with a microchip to prevent fraud, the first major retailer to switch to a more secure payment card after hackers made off with a trove of private customer data at Target Corp. last year.
The warehouse retailer,...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 9:17 AM
The truck driver accused of causing a fatal car crash on a New Jersey highway that critically injured comedian Tracy Morgan was driving 65 miles per hour in a 45 mph zone, federal investigators said on Thursday.
Data recovered from the truck driven by...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 8:41 PM
The periodic blackouts in Cassina Tarsia's Oceanside neighborhood meant the 71-year-old couldn't charge her cellphone or electric wheelchair.
But outages aren't a problem anymore.
Since February, Tarsia's garage has housed a suitcase-sized battery...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 5:20 AM
The following editorial appeared in the Dallas Morning News on Tuesday, June 17:
Starbucks proved Monday that it can deliver a jolt.
In this case, it was the announcement of an unprecedented new employee benefit that offers free college tuition to all...