Staples Buys Office Depot For $6 BillionThe rapidly changing tools of the work place and the way we shop has led to another major consolidation in the retail office supply business as Staples announced the $6 billion acquisition of rival Office Depot.
Allegheny Health Forming Home Unit With CelticThe Allegheny Health Network is teaming up with Celtic Healthcare to form a for-profit home health care company to compete with the rival University of Pittsburgh Medical Center.
Dollar Tree's Purchase Of Family Dollar Could Be Good News For Consumers Two of the nation's three largest dollar discount stores are joining forces.
Justice Department Reaches Agreement On US Airways And American Airlines MergerThe Justice Department has reached agreement to allow the merger of US Airways and American Airlines.
US And American Airlines Vow To Fight Merger BlockExecutives of US Airways and American Airlines are vowing to fight a move by the Federal Government to block their merger.
Heinz Announces Elimination Of 350 Jobs In PittsburghFood company H.J. Heinz Co. is eliminating 600 jobs across the U.S. and in Canada, including 350 in Pittsburgh.
Justice Dept. & 6 States Challenge Proposed US Air, American MergerThe Justice Department and a number of state attorneys general on Tuesday challenged a proposed $11 billion merger between US Airways Group Inc. and American Airlines' parent company, AMR Corp.
Fitzgerald Looking To Bring Cleveland’s Bus Rapid Transit System To PittsburghIt is not something you hear very often in Pittsburgh, but Cleveland has something out city could use.
Beaver Co. Catholic Parishes Merge Into One As four parishes learned over the weekend in Beaver County they would be merged to form a new one St. Monica, a numbness quickly settled in.
Shareholders Approve Heinz AcquisitionIt's almost a done deal, with 95 percent of the shareholders approving the acquisition of Heinz by Berkshire Company and a Brazilian private equity company for $72.50 per share.
Highmark Receives Approval For West Penn TakeoverHundreds of West Penn Allegheny employees cheered the announcement that the Pennsylvania Insurance Department has signed off on that health system's affiliation with Highmark, this region's largest insurance company.