Health insurer Aetna Inc. has made a deal to buy competitor Humana Inc. in a $37 billion deal the companies say would create the second-largest managed care company.
Business & Economy
The brief but intense campaign in Greece’s critical bailout referendum ends Friday, with simultaneous rallies in Athens supporting “yes” and “no” answers to a murky question in what an opinion poll suggests could be a very close vote.
More people sought U.S. unemployment benefits last week, but the level of applications is still low and points to an improving job market.
Seattle, notorious for boom-and-bust cycles stretching back to the 19th century Alaska gold rush, is booming once again.
The technology behind wearable electronics finally may have arrived, but whether consumers will greet it with open wallets is another question.