Barnes & Noble trimming staff
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Walgreens has made an offer to buy Amerisource Bergen. Amerisource is one of the largest drug distributors in the U.S., and Walgreens owning it would allow it to lower drug prices and expand its online drug ordering business.
Amazon is cutting jobs at its Seattle headquarters. Reports say they are mostly in its consumer retail business. Amazon is hiring aggressively in other areas.
Barnes and Noble is cutting cashiers after a dismal holiday season. The bookseller told CNBC it's adjusting staffing to meet the needs of its existing business.
Comcast apparently still wants Fox. The Wall Street Journal says Comcast offered more to buy 21st Century Fox than Disney did, but Fox went with Disney instead because it thought that had a better chance of getting through regulators.
Young couples fight over money more than older couples do, according to a study from CompareCards.com. It also says couples that don't fight over money are usually more satisfied in the relationship. About 1 in 10 people have a secret credit card their spouse doesn't know about.