Altera's stock soars after report of possible Intel acquisition

...in nearly four years Friday after a report that the chipmaker is in talks to be sold to industry leader Intel.The Wall Street Journal didn't cite any sources in its report about the negotiations and cautioned that a deal might not be consummated...

We must bid adieu to Sunday 'Journal' pages

When The Wall Street Journal offered us the opportunity to...ago, we jumped at the chance.The Wall Street Journal is recognized the world over for...last year, the company that owns The Wall Street Journal decided to no longer offer local...

'Bless you,' but you should have stayed home

...Wittgenstein We have a lot of people getting sick around here, and I imagine it's the same at your workplace.The Wall Street Journal reported Wednesday that it's pretty much everywhere and reminded us all of what it called "Flu Season Etiquette...

Greek tragedy

...unenviable political decision Greeks will have to make Jan. 25 is a rock-and-a-hard-place scenario that The Wall Street Journal aptly described as a choice between "responsible stagnation vs. the reckless collapse Syriza would bring."This...

General Motors plans to sell moderately priced 200-mile electric car in 2017

...showrooms at an uncertain time for electric vehicles with gas prices at $2.15 a gallon nationwide, down more than $1 per gallon from a year ago.The 200-mile electric car was first reported late Friday by the Wall Street Journal.

Sprint accused of billing for unwanted services

...subscriptions costing $9.99 a month. It said Sprint received up to 40 percent of the revenue from the charges.The Wall Street Journal reported that the Federal Communications Commission is expected to fine Sprint a record $105 million for the...

Hellmann's owner sues over company's use of 'Mayo'

...Hampton Creek did not return calls from The Associated Press seeking comment Tuesday morning. The company told The Wall Street Journal that it doesn't mislead consumers because it advertises the absence of eggs as a benefit.But a marketing professor...

Uh-oh, it's that time again: Uncontrolled envy is a dangerous emotion

...Fed data also observed, "Only families in the top 10 percent ... saw gains during these three years." (The Wall Street Journal, Sept. 24). But this is unlikely. What is likely is that considerable variation among family incomes took...

Report: Hewlett-Packard to split into 2 separate companies focusing on computers and services

...reportedly plans to split itself into two separate companies by spinning off its technology services business.The Wall Street Journal reported the pending split Sunday citing people familiar with the matter, who said an official announcement could...

Wal-Mart tests matching prices with online rivals

...Atlanta; Charlotte, North Carolina; Dallas; Phoenix; and northwest Arkansas.The move was first reported by The Wall Street Journal on Thursday.Wal-Mart is trying to rev up sluggish sales in the U.S. as it battles competition from online...