• CVS-Aetna May Find Unlikely Ally in Regulators

    One of the biggest frustrations for companies pursuing mega-mergers is the regulatory approval process. It's long. It's cumbersome. And for CVS Health Corp., that may be a godsend. CVS, the Woonsocket, Rhode Island-based drug-store chain and pharmacy-benefit manager, is said to be on the verge of a $66 billion takeover of Aetna Inc., a health insurer based an hour […]

  • What We Got Right (and Wrong) in 2017

    We try our best to achieve perfect accuracy in our coverage of the Year Ahead, but inevitably, a few things slip by us. Here, some of the things we didn’t quite see coming—and some spot-on predictions that we’re particularly proud of. Power We said: Xi Jinping will use the National Congress of the Communist Party to […]