<p>As the number of American retirees living overseas grows, more of them are confronting choices about medical care. If they were living in the United States, Medicare would generally be their coverage option. But Medicare doesn’t pay for care outside the country, except in limited circumstances.</p>
<p>Amazon couldn't have become the global phenomenon it is today without a few quirks along the way, from holding meetings in rival bookstores to allowing dogs at work and even paying employees to quit.</p>
Microsoft Corp. blew away earnings expectations Thursday thanks to continuing strong growth from its Azure cloud offering and LinkedIn, sending its trillion-dollar valuation even higher in late trading.
Amazon is offering independent merchants on its platform marketing support, product reviews and prominent display. The catch? Amazon gains the right to purchase a merchant’s brand at any time for a fixed price, often $10,000.