Business and Finance

Published on July 4, 2020 - Page 1
ATLANTA (AP) — For many Americans, the Fourth of July will be more intimate this year. It also could be riskier. Today will be unlike any...
Published on July 3, 2020 - Page 6
WASHINGTON (AP) — At first glance, the June employment report was a blockbuster. The U.S. economy produced a record 4.8 million added jobs last...
Published on July 2, 2020 - Page 5
WASHINGTON (AP) —Federal Reserve officials last month expressed concerns about the severity of the economic downturn triggered by the coronavirus...
Published on July 2, 2020 - Page 6
Google said Monday it has removed misleading and fraudulent ads targeting Americans looking for information about how to vote in November's...
Published on July 1, 2020 - Page 13
WASHINGTON (AP) — A resurgence of confirmed COVID cases across the South and West — and the suspension or reversal of re-openings of bars, hotels,...
Published on June 30, 2020 - Page 4
The maker of a drug shown to shorten recovery time for severely ill COVID-19 patients says it will charge $2,340 for a typical treatment course for...
Published on June 30, 2020 - Page 12
NEW YORK (AP) — Billions of dollars offered by Congress as a lifeline to small businesses struggling to survive the pandemic are about to be left on...
Published on June 29, 2020 - Page 4
DETROIT (AP) — Detroit-area automakers made their strongest showing ever in an annual survey of vehicle quality, as once-dominant Japanese brands...
Published on June 29, 2020 - Page 4
BERLIN (AP) — Germany is banning the sale of single-use plastic straws, cotton buds and food containers, bringing it in line with a European Union...
Published on June 28, 2020 - Page 6
HELSINKI (AP) — Nordic authorities say they detected slightly increased levels of radioactivity in northern Europe this month that Dutch officials...
Published on June 27, 2020 - Page 10
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Facebook says it will flag all “newsworthy” posts from politicians that break its rules, including those from President Donald...
Published on June 26, 2020 - Page 6
WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of laid-off workers seeking U.S. unemployment aid barely fell last week, and the reopening of small businesses has...
Published on June 25, 2020 - Page 4
HOUSTON (AP) — A coronavirus resurgence is wiping out two months of progress in the U.S. and sending infections to dire new levels across the South...
Published on June 25, 2020 - Page 6
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks slumped on Wall Street after new coronavirus cases in the U.S. hit their highest level in two months, renewing worries that...
Published on June 25, 2020 - Page 14
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) —The Confederate-themed Mississippi flag drew opposition Tuesday from two big forces in the culturally conservative state:...
Published on June 24, 2020 - Page 8
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee newspaper has fired its advertising manager after a full-page advertisement from a religious group predicting a...
Published on June 24, 2020 - Page 13
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is tweeting that an initial trade agreement with China is still on after a top White House adviser’s...
Published on June 23, 2020 - Page 4
WASHINGTON (AP) —Americans’ outlook on the national economy has improved somewhat from its lowest points during the early weeks of the coronavirus...
Published on June 23, 2020 - Page 12
CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) — Apple has provided a glimpse at upcoming software changes designed to make the iPhone even easier to use and has also...
Published on June 22, 2020 - Page 8
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Did teens, TikTok users and fans of Korean pop music troll the president of the United States? For more than a week before...
Published on June 21, 2020 - Page 8
NEW YORK (AP) — The owner of Eskimo Pie is changing its name and marketing of the nearly century-old chocolate-covered ice cream bar, the latest...
Published on June 21, 2020 - Page 10
Student loan borrowers were targets for scams before the coronavirus pandemic hit. The longer people struggle, the more desperate they become, and...
Published on June 20, 2020 - Page 13
NEW YORK (AP) — A unprecedented number of U.S. companies are giving employees off for Juneteenth this year. The trend has been inspired in large...
Published on June 20, 2020 - Page 13
MIAMI (AP) — The Cruise Lines International Association announced Friday that ships will not be sailing from U.S. ports throughout the summer,...
Published on June 19, 2020 - Page 7
WASHINGTON (AP) —Three months after the viral outbreak shut down businesses across the country, U.S. employers are still shedding jobs at a heavy...
Published on June 18, 2020 - Page 4
NEW YORK (AP) — The Black Lives Matter Global Network Foundation has established a fund worth more than $12 million to aid organizations fighting...
Published on June 18, 2020 - Page 6
DETROIT (AP) — The latest challenge for the autonomous vehicle industry: How to assure passengers that the car they are getting in is virus free,...
Published on June 18, 2020 - Page 6
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. health regulators are cracking down on three companies for selling at-home blood tests for coronavirus, warning that the...
Published on June 18, 2020 - Page 6
PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona mayors are free to make wearing face masks to slow the spread of coronavirus a mandatory requirement, Gov. Doug Ducey said...
Published on June 17, 2020 - Page 14
LONDON (AP) — Yadeen Rashid was flying high in February. He’d just earned stellar grades in his latest semester at Virginia Tech university, where he...