Metro-East News

August 12, 2014

Daily business briefing: Postal service losing money

Charging more for mail and seeing increased volume has still not helped the post office. The U.S. Postal Service still lost $2 billion this spring. Read more at ...


Investment firm Safra Group and the Brazilian agribusiness and juice company Cutrale Group have offered $611 million to buyout Chiquita Brands. Learn more at ...


An Atlantic City casino is closing after only two years in business. Revel Casino Hotel will shut down next month after failing to find a buyer in bankruptcy court. The $2.4 billion casino never turned a profit. Find out more at ...


Many believe Facebook's recent effort to force people to adopt its standalone mobile messaging app is especially invasive. For more information, go to

-- Will Buss, BND business writer

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