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An Oregon county commission has ordered an incinerator to stop accepting boxed medical waste to generate electricity after learning the waste it's been burning may include tissue from aborted fetuses from... County commissioners gave final approval Thursday to an order to stop an incinerator in Oregon from receiving medical waste until procedures ... (more)
The agreements were announced on Thursday, one year after the collapse of the Rana Plaza garment factory in Bangladesh, which made products for many retailers, including Wal-Mart Stores Inc ( The New York state comptroller, Thomas DiNapoli, who oversees the $173 billion New York State Common Retirement Fund, said that as a result of the agreements ... (more)
Institutional Shareholder Services sent a report to clients early on Thursday morning that backs Loeb, an avid art collector who has been pushing the auction house to cut costs and become more competitive since last year.
Thousands of postal workers around the country are expected to protest the opening of postal counters in Staples stores that are staffed with retail employees.
An Indianapolis man with an armed robbery conviction was charged again Wednesday with robbery after a loss-prevention employee at a local department store told police the man stole clothing and pointed a gun at him when confronted last year.
The pay of Wal-Mart Stores Inc.'s outgoing CEO fell 73 percent in 2013 because he received a lower performance-based bonus and he didn't get stock awards that are given in anticipation of future performance.
The brother-in-law of the Prince of Wales died Wednesday after falling outside a hotel bar and suffering a head injury, police said.
The grocery-store chain is being acquired by an investment group in a deal worth about $7.64 billion.
About 2.6 million credit cards may have been hacked due to a data security breach at Michaels stores across the country, including Sicklerville.
Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce is in the final running to purchase Russell Investments, a U.S. money manager that is up for sale with a price tag of as much as $3-billion .
Staff and volunteers at the Jewel-Osco Supermarket headquarters have been busy frosting and decorating more than 10,000 cupcakes for the celebration.
The company, which is facing US and Mexican probes into allegations it bribed local officials to open stores more quickly, has slowed its pace of store openings in the last two years [MEXICO CITY] Mexico's biggest retailer, Wal-Mart de Mexico, on Tuesday reported a 4.5 per cent slump in first-quarter profit, reflecting sinking same-store sales.
Sears is adding another reason for shoppers to join its free loyalty program as it tries to rev up slumping sales.
U.S. Supreme Court justices appeared unsure on Tuesday whether to rule against online TV startup Aereo Inc in a major copyright case, with several raising concerns about how a ruling in favor of broadcast networks could affect increasingly popular cloud computing services.
Michaels Stores Inc. has released information that gives specific details about the data security breach that affected 3 million of its customers.
RadioShack on Tuesday announced that Troy Risch, executive vice president for store operations, had left the company "to pursue other interests."