02/05/2014 5:01amCVS Caremark is kicking the habit of selling tobacco products at its more than 7,600 drugstores nationwide.
02/05/2014 8:08amA private survey shows that businesses added jobs at a modest pace in January, a sign that hiring may have rebounded after a disappointing figure in December.
02/05/2014 8:54amU.S. service companies expanded at a slightly faster pace in January. New orders, sales and hiring showed strength in a sign that financial firms, retailers and information technology companies foresee stronger growth.
02/05/2014 9:17amAnheuser Busch InBev's U.S. arm is buying craft brewer Blue Point Brewing Co.
02/05/2014 9:56amBe the market. Minimize costs.
02/05/2014 10:17amGlaxoSmithKline says fourth-quarter earnings nearly tripled and sales rose 5 percent, even as an ongoing investigation hurt business in China.
02/05/2014 11:33amMerck & Co.'s hot experimental cancer drug, already closely watched by investors, got more attention Wednesday after the company announced new alliances with three other drugmakers to test it in combination with their drugs.
02/05/2014 2:13pmNEW YORK _ It's a skeptics' market now. Just three weeks after stocks reached all-time highs, the market has turned volatile and investors have gone from cheerful to suspicious.
02/05/2014 3:10pmI gave up on daily-deal sites about a year ago. The last straw was a $45 pizza-making class I bought, but didn't show up for. Before that, there was a long list of deals I never used, including a $149 wine-tasting tour, a $20 monthly gym pass and a $50 boot camp class. Paying in advance for a deal doesn't work for my busy lifestyle.
02/05/2014 3:10pmU.S. airlines canceled nearly 2,800 flights Wednesday because of snow and freezing rain in the Northeast and Midwest, the third consecutive day that bad weather has snarled air traffic.
02/05/2014 4:51pmThe Walt Disney Co. on Wednesday reported earnings and revenue for the holiday quarter that beat Wall Street's expectations, helped by the hit movie "Frozen" and sales of its "Disney Infinity" console game.
02/05/2014 5:18pmCoca-Cola is looking to tap into a new market, with plans to let people make its sodas and other drinks at home.