Business

Business CVS goes cold turkey; may pressure rivals, or not CVS goes cold turkey; may pressure rivals, or not
It's probably too early to say, but major retailers will be paying close attention to the sales numbers after CVS Caremark pulls tobacco from its shelves by October.
Business IMF: World economy is stronger but faces threats IMF: World economy is stronger but faces threats
The global economy is strengthening but faces threats from super-low inflation and outflows of capital from emerging economies, the International Monetary Fund warned Tuesday.
Business Car rental companies ramp up exotic offerings Car rental companies ramp up exotic offerings
In the past few years, some of the biggest car rental companies have added the finest cars money can buy to their fleets. Alongside the practical Toyotas and Fords are Ferraris, Lamborghinis, Bentleys, Aston Martins and Teslas, to name a few.
Business Obama: Students need help to get 'in-demand jobs' Obama: Students need help to get 'in-demand jobs'
President Barack Obama on Monday announced more than $100 million in grants for two dozen schools across the country that are helping students gain work experience for what he called the "in-demand jobs of the future."
Business Fuel shortages dog Africa's biggest oil producer
The man in the large SUV forces his way to the front of the line at the gas station, ignoring the blaring horns and threats of fisticuffs from drivers who have slept in their cars and waited for more than 12 hours for the scarce fuel.