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Friday, Jun 3, 2016 at 05:31 AM PDT

Wal-Mart to Test Grocery Delivery With Uber, Lyft

Wal-Mart to Test Grocery Delivery With Uber, Lyft

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. says it will be testing its grocery delivery service with ride-hailing companies Uber and Lyft in the next two weeks in Denver and Phoenix. That's in addition to a quiet pilot program that...

Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 07:49 AM PDT

How to Amend a Tax Return

How to Amend a Tax Return

You are experiencing sweet satisfaction knowing that your taxes were filed on time. That is, until you realize that you took a deduction when you did not qualify for it, or forgot to claim an important...

Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at 03:47 PM PDT

McDonald's Shuts Down HQ Amid Protests Over Wages

McDonald's Shuts Down HQ Amid Protests Over Wages

Protesters rallied outside a McDonald's for higher wages, and the company says employees at its headquarters were working from home Wednesday ahead of more planned demonstrations tied to its annual shareholders'...

Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at 08:24 AM PDT

Who Are the Nation's Highest-Paid CEOs?

Who Are the Nation's Highest-Paid CEOs?

Here are the top-paid CEOs by state for 2015, as calculated by The Associated Press and Equilar, an executive data firm. The survey considered public companies with at least $1 billion in revenue that...

Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at 08:32 AM PDT

Sports Authority to Close All of Its Stores

Sports Authority to Close All of Its Stores

Sports Authority is getting ready to close all of its 463 stores and has launched a big going-out-of-business sale, according to NBC's "Today" show. The chain filed for bankruptcy protection a few months back,...

Wednesday, May 18, 2016 at 12:00 PM PDT

Fed Targets June for Possible 2nd Rate Hike

Fed Targets June for Possible 2nd Rate Hike

Federal Reserve officials believe that a June interest rate hike is likely at the central bank's next meeting in June if the economy keeps improving. Fed officials decided against raising rates at its...

Wednesday, May 18, 2016 at 06:21 AM PDT

More Than 4M Workers Newly Eligible for OT Pay

More Than 4M Workers Newly Eligible for OT Pay

More than 4 million U.S. workers will become newly eligible for overtime pay under rules to be issued Wednesday by the Obama administration. The policy changes are intended to counter erosion in overtime...

Tuesday, May 17, 2016 at 04:03 AM PDT

Startup Wants to Put Self-Driving Big Rigs on U.S. Highways

Startup Wants to Put Self-Driving Big Rigs on U.S. Highways

An engineer who helped steer Google's self-driving technology, is convinced autonomous big rigs will be the next big thing on the road to a safer transportation system. Anthony Levandowski left Google...

Friday, May 13, 2016 at 02:42 PM PDT

Crews to Clean Almost 90K Gallon Oil Spill: Shell

Crews to Clean Almost 90K Gallon Oil Spill: Shell

Shell says crews are preparing to clean up an oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico after about 88,200 gallons of oil were released from a flow line about 90 miles off the coast of Louisiana. Shell says five...

Thursday, May 12, 2016 at 05:37 AM PDT

Macy's Forecast Cut Ignites Retail Worries

Macy's Forecast Cut Ignites Retail Worries

Macy's reported disappointing quarterly sales Wednesday and slashed its full-year forecast, underscoring a slump in apparel demand at U.S. department stores, NBC News reported. The bleak start to 2016...

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