Retailers report modest gains for April Americans spent briskly during the early spring months in the latest sign that they’re encouraged by the economic recovery. Falling gas prices, a rallying stock market and gains in the job market all fueled Americans’ shopping habits even as cold weather tempered their desire to buy spring fashions. More
Microsoft may buy Barnes & Noble's Nook unit for $1 billion According to internal documents obtained by the website TechCrunch, Microsoft has offered $1 billion for the digital assets of Nook Media, Barnes & Noble's digital book venture. According to internal documents obtained by the website TechCrunch, Microsoft has offered $1 billion for the digital assets of Nook Media, Barnes & Noble's digital book venture. More
Sears Didn't Move Fast Enough, CEO Says Sears continues to struggle to get a "decent" return on its assets and the retailer didn't move fast enough to cut expenses after the financial crisis, the CEO said at the annual meeting. More
J.C. Penney ad apologizes to customers The ad comes after the Plano, Texas-based company last month fired its CEO, Ron Johnson, after 17 months on the job and rehired his predecessor Mike Ullman. Johnson's ambitious changes included getting rid of most sales and bringing in new, hip brands. More
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Borders end to have ripple effect across country NEW YORK (AP) — What happens when a pioneer like Borders goes out of business? Depends on who you ask. A day after the bankrupt Ann Arbor, Mich.-based chain said it would seek court approval to sell off its assets and shutter its remaining 399 stores ... 07/20/2011 - 1:27 pm | View Link
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Following the old rules of job search will work against you in the new world of work. In this post, I share the old rules that you must replace with new practices if you want to stay relevant in today’s job-search environment.
This is one of those little headscratchers you see sometimes in the press. A bit of number crunching then leading to the declaration that this is proof of whichever bats are floating around the belfry of the writer. When in fact the number crunching is simply an affirmation of the 
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Amgen’s newest cholesterol-lowering drug has only been approved for three days, with plans to launch this coming week. But already, Alnylam Pharmaceuticals in Cambridge is coming out with early-stage trial data suggesting it has a drug that can achieve similar results with far less frequent injections.
Cambridge-based Alnylam (Nasdaq: ALNY) presented results of an early-stage trial today at a conference in London for a drug that lowers levels of a protein made in the liver called PCSK9, which…