Business

Business Rite Aid spends $2 billion on push into pharmacy benefit management Rite Aid spends $2 billion on push into pharmacy benefit management
Drugstore chain Rite Aid will use a $2 billion purchase of EnvisionRx to stretch its reach into managing pharmacy benefits in a deal that also builds its stake in two hot growth areas, specialty pharmaceuticals and Medicare prescription drug coverage.
Business IRS apologizes for seizing bank accounts of small businesses IRS apologizes for seizing bank accounts of small businesses
Pressured by Congress, the IRS has apologized for seizing banks accounts from otherwise law-abiding business owners simply because those owners structured bank transactions to avoid federal reporting requirements.
Business U.S. job openings rise to 14-year high; job quits, hiring up U.S. job openings rise to 14-year high; job quits, hiring up
The number of available jobs posted by U.S. employers rose in December to the highest level in 14 years, a sign recent strong job gains will likely continue. Employers also filled more jobs and more employees quit, two additional signs of an improving labor market.
Business Home Depot: hiring more than 80,000 workers for spring Home Depot: hiring more than 80,000 workers for spring
Home Depot Inc., the nation's largest home-improvement retailer, says it has started to hire more than 80,000 seasonal workers for the spring selling season, the company's busiest period.