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UK regulator casts doubt on Sainsbury's-Asda merger

3 monthes ago   |   By Miami Herald

British regulators say the proposed supermarkets merger between Sainsbury's and Walmart's Asda unit would push up prices and reduce quality for shoppers, casting doubt on a deal that would create...
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The White House has ordered former counsel Don McGahn not to comply with...

The White House has ordered former counsel Don McGahn not to comply with House Democrats' subpoena demanding he testify

The Trump administration is instructing former White House counsel Don McGahn to not comply with a subpoena demanding he testify on Tuesday, according to the New York... Read more ...

Women's clothing chain Dressbarn to close all its 650 stores: 'Decision was...

Women's clothing chain Dressbarn to close all its 650 stores: 'Decision was difficult, but necessary'

A business that owns Ann Taylor, Lane Bryant and other clothing stores is closing the decades-old staple Dressbarn. Read more ...

Women's clothing chain Dressbarn to close all its 650 stores: 'Decision was...

Women's clothing chain Dressbarn to close all its 650 stores: 'Decision was difficult, but necessary'

A business that owns Ann Taylor, Lane Bryant and other clothing stores is closing the decades-old staple Dressbarn. Read more ...

Betsy DeVos Used Private Email For Official Business In 'Limited' Cases

Betsy DeVos Used Private Email For Official Business In 'Limited' Cases

Federal investigators found fewer than 100 emails on government matters sent to and from the education secretary's personal accounts. Read more ...

A billionaire's vow to pay Morehouse graduates' loans isn't a surprise move...

A billionaire's vow to pay Morehouse graduates' loans isn't a surprise move, it's just the newest trend in the student-debt crisis

Private-equity tycoon Robert F. Smith vowed Sunday to donate a reported $40 million to pay off student loan debt for Morehouse College's graduating class of 2019. While the... Read more ...

There's a huge loophole in a new DOJ filing that Trump cited to block Don...

There's a huge loophole in a new DOJ filing that Trump cited to block Don McGahn from testifying before Congress

The White House announced Monday that President Donald Trump has instructed former White House counsel Don McGahn to ignore a congressional subpoena for testimony. To justify... Read more ...

A cafeteria worker who was fired after paying for a student's $8 lunch was...

A cafeteria worker who was fired after paying for a student's $8 lunch was offered her job back. She says she won't take it

Bonnie Kimball was fired from from her position at Mascoma Valley Regional High School in Canaan, New Hampshire , by Cafe Services in March. The company said she violated its... Read more ...

Huawei just caught a break: The US government has temporarily loosened...

Huawei just caught a break: The US government has temporarily loosened restrictions so that Huawei can help its existing customers

Huawei has had its restrictions around conducting business in the US scaled back. Last week, the US Commerce Department added Huawei to an "entity list" that blacklisted the... Read more ...

We tried Spanx's faux-leather leggings and they were equal parts supportive...

We tried Spanx's faux-leather leggings and they were equal parts supportive and flexible

Insider Picks writes about products and services to help you navigate when shopping online. Insider Inc. receives a commission from our affiliate partners when you buy through... Read more ...

Magic Johnson went scorched earth on the Lakers power structure and GM Rob...

Magic Johnson went scorched earth on the Lakers power structure and GM Rob Pelinka one month after abruptly retiring as team president

Magic Johnson gave a stunningly honest interview on ESPN's "First Take" about why he resigned as president of the Los Angeles Lakers. Johnson said Lakers GM Rob Pelinka was... Read more ...