Tuesday's economy & business stories


Best Buy sees spike in shoplifting, pressuring profits

Jury holds pharmacies responsible in groundbreaking opioids case

Photo of a CVS/pharmacy storefront
Photo: Paul Weaver/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images

Most things at The Dollar Tree will now cost $1.25

Photo of a person walking in the parking lot outside a Dollar Tree store
A Dollar Tree store in Bowie, Maryland. Photo: Jim Watson/AFP via Getty Images

Chile's future government will fall on a political extreme

A voter casts her ballot during national elections on November 21, 2021 in Arica, Chile.
A voter casts her ballot during national elections on Nov. 21, 2021 in Arica, Chile. Photo: John Moore/Getty Images

The pandemic put STAT on the map

Illustration: Eniola Odetunde/Axios

Notorious hedge fund sparks panic about death of local news

Elliott wins the Athenahealth battle (again)

Illustration: Sarah Grillo/Axios

"Pokémon Go" maker Niantic now worth $9 billion

illustration a Pokémon Go logo. Photo: Pavlo Gonchar/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images
Sara Fischer
Nov 23, 2021 - Technology

Washington Post taps its former CMO to lead tech division

Photo credit: Jackie Hicks, Photo courtesy of The Washington Post

Authentic Brands Group, after buying Reebok, raises $3.5 billion

Authentic Brands Group earlier today announced it was selling a stake to a group led by private equity firms CVC and HPS, foregoing an IPO.
Illustration: Eniola Odetunde/Axios
Bob Herman
Nov 23, 2021 - Health

Private equity firms buy Athenahealth, again

A GIF of the Athenahealth logo falling apart.
Illustration: Sarah Grillo/Axios