American Airlines Plans To Cut Some Management JobsAmerican Airlines plans to cut an undisclosed number of management jobs that top executives said are no longer needed more than four years after merging with US Airways.
Gatorade Is Going Sugarless For The First Time In HistoryGatorade is ditching sugar. Gatorade Zero, a thirst quencher without sugar or carbs, hit stores around the country this week. It comes in orange, lemon lime and glacier cherry.
FDA Backs Off 'Added Sugar' Label For Maple Syrup & HoneyThe FDA is backing off of its plan to label pure natural products, like maple syrup and honey, as containing added sugars. Critics called the plan misleading, illogical and confusing.
Starbucks To Accelerate U.S. Store Closings Next YearStarbucks said that it will accelerate its store closings in the U.S. next year as it tries to boost sluggish sales. The company will close 150 underperforming stores in heavily penetrated markets.
Disney Increases Its Bid For Fox To More Than $70 BillionThe mouse is chasing the fox. Disney is upping the ante for Fox, making a $70.3 billion counterbid for Fox's entertainment businesses following Comcast's $65 billion offer for the company.
Electric Promise: Volvo Cars Opens First U.S. FactoryVolvo Cars aims to make 130,000 hybrid or all-electric vehicles a year at the new factory, once it reaches peak capacity.
Land Deal Ties Interior Secretary's Family, Halliburton BossU.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke's family is involved in a land deal in his Montana hometown with the head of an energy services giant that does business with the Interior Department, according to records and interviews Tuesday.
CVS Now Delivers Prescriptions & Other Items To Your HomeCVS said that it will deliver prescriptions nationwide, as well as other items like allergy medicines, vitamins or household products. The service will cost $4.99 and take one or two days.
Verizon To End Some Sale Of Phone-Location DataVerizon is pledging to stop selling data through intermediaries that pinpoints the location of mobile phones to outside companies.
Marriott On Board As Amazon Launches Alexa For Hotel RoomsAmazon has launched a version of Alexa for hotels that allows guests to order room service, ask for more towels or get restaurant recommendations without having to pick up the phone.
Rent-A-Center Going Private In $800 Million SaleTexas-based Rent-A-Center is being sold to a private equity firm for more than $800 million.
Supreme Court To Take Up iPhone App Store LawsuitThe Supreme Court will consider whether or not the purchasers of iPhone apps can sue Apple over allegations that it has an illegal monopoly on the sale of those apps.