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FILE - In this Wednesday, April 23, 2003 file photo, a pair of Dr. Martens 1460 workboots, as interpreted by designers Michael & Hushi, are part of an exhibition of Dr. Martens boots in New York. The maker of Doc Martens boots, the chunky-soled footwear once championed by rebellious young people but now favored by celebrities like Rihanna, plans to sell shares to the public as the existing owners seek to profit from growth of the iconic brand. Dr. Martens Ltd. said Monday, Jan. 11, 2021 that current investors plan to sell at least 25% of their stake in an initial public offering on the London Stock Exchange. (AP Photo/Joe Kohen, file)

Chunky bootmaker Dr. Martens to sell shares to public

Jan. 11, 2021 9:23 AM EST

LONDON (AP) — The maker of Dr. Martens boots, the chunky-soled footwear once championed by rebellious young people but now favored by celebrities like Rihanna, plans to sell shares to the public as the existing owners seek to profit from growth of the iconic brand. Dr. Martens Ltd. said Monday that current...

FILE - This July 12, 2019 file photo shows the UnitedHealthcare headquarters in Minneapolis.  UnitedHealth Group will spend nearly $8 billion in cash to add a health care technology company to its growing Optum business. UnitedHealth said Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021 that it will add Change Healthcare to its OptumInsight segment and boost its ability to provide data analytics and revenue cycle management support, among other offerings. (AP Photo/Jim Mone, File)

UnitedHealth to pay nearly $8B for technology company Change

Jan. 6, 2021 11:08 AM EST

UnitedHealth Group will spend nearly $8 billion in cash to add a health care technology company to its growing Optum business. UnitedHealth said Wednesday that it will add Change Healthcare to its OptumInsight segment and boost its ability to provide data analytics and revenue cycle management support, among...

Louisiana industrial service company buys Mississippi firm

Dec. 29, 2020 1:55 PM EST

GONZALES, La. (AP) — A Louisiana-based industrial services company has bought a Mississippi petrochemical maintenance business with international offices. Specialty Welding and Turnarounds LLC of Gonzales has acquired Hydroprocessing Associates LLC for an undisclosed price, The Advocate of Baton Rouge...