While gender division persists at Harvard University's business school, students say class also is a potent divider. The cost of expected social events highlights the difference between haves and have-nots.
Verizon Communications plans to sell as much as $49 billion worth of bonds to buy out Vodafone Group's 45% stake in its wireless business, people familiar with the deal said. The eight-part offering would be the biggest U.S. corporate-bond deal ever. The offering includes floating-rate debt, as well as fixed-rate securities with maturities of three to 30 years.
Employers and others required to comply with the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act can listen to information from experts and ask them questions during a two-part webcast sponsored by the Department of Labor. The webcast will be presented on Sept. 17 and 18.