Walgreens scraps Rite Aid merger, will instead buy half its stores

Walgreens scraps Rite Aid merger, will instead buy half its stores

Drugstore chain Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (WBA.O) scrapped its deal to buy Rite Aid Corp (RAD.N) after failing to win antitrust approval, but said it would instead buy nearly half of the smaller rival's U.S. stores for $5.18 billion.

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Emmanuel Macron’s new tech visa will make France an unlikely laboratory for globalization

Emmanuel Macron’s new tech visa will make France an unlikely laboratory for globalization

Emmanuel Macron wants France to become a country of startups, and not just for French founders. That’s why the newly elected president is talking up a new tech visa intended to make it easier for fast-growing companies to hire foreign talent and for entrepreneurs to set up shop in France.

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“Microsoft” Scam Callers Arrested After Years of Terrorising the Technically Challenged

"Microsoft" Scam Callers Arrested After Years of Terrorising the Technically Challenged

Those shameless scammers that cold-call people pretending to be from Microsoft and demanding money after walking users through supposed problems with their computers? They're going down, it seems, with four people arrested in the UK for enabling the rip-off.

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Billionaire Warren Buffett says ‘the real problem’ with the US economy is people like him

Billionaire Warren Buffett says 'the real problem' with the US economy is people like him

Warren Buffett says people like him are the problem with the U.S. economy. With a net worth of more than $75 billion, Buffett is currently the second richest man alive, according to Forbes. As the CEO of investing house Berkshire Hathaway, he is hallowed as the Oracle of Omaha. But for all his personal success, Buffett says the issue really is the 1 percent.

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