Sears, sorely in need of cash, Sears is selling most of its stake in its Canadian unit to raise as much as $380 million. The sale of the majority of its 51 percent stake in Sears Canada Inc. to its own shareholders will give the retailer some breathing room as it heads into the crucial holiday season.
Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Harthaway is buying Van Tuyl Group, which says it is the biggest privately owned auto dealership group in the U.S.
Researchers in Massachusetts have created a basic computer coding app that they say is the first designed specifically for children as young as 5. Kids who haven’t yet learned to read can use the app to craft their own interactive stories and games.
Pilot displays in more than 1,300 Boeing jets must be replaced to avoid possible interference from Wi-Fi devices in cockpits, the Federal Aviation Administration says.