Business and Finance

Published on July 17, 2020 - Page 6
BALTIMORE (AP) — Rising coronavirus infections across dozens of states are threatening the U.S. economic recovery. The virus is forcing businesses...
Published on July 16, 2020 - Page 6
NEW YORK (AP) —Walmart will require customers to wear face coverings at all of its namesake and Sam’s Club stores starting Monday. About 65% of the...
Published on July 15, 2020 - Page 9
WILMINGTON, Del. — Joe Biden released a $2 trillion plan Tuesday aimed at combating climate change and spurring economic growth in part by...
Published on July 15, 2020 - Page 9
WASHINGTON (AP) —Early-stage testing showed the first COVID-19 vaccine tested in the U.S. revved up people’s immune systems the way scientists had...
Published on July 14, 2020 - Page 6
WASHINGTON (AP) — Lauded for their service and hailed as everyday heroes, essential workers who get the coronavirus on the job have no guarantee in...
Published on July 14, 2020 - Page 12
WASHINGTON (AP) —The federal government incurred the biggest monthly budget deficit in history in June as spending on programs to combat the...
Published on July 11, 2020 - Page 7
NEW YORK (AP) — The CEO of food company Goya is facing an uproar over his praise for President Donald Trump. Some Latino families are purging their...
Published on July 11, 2020 - Page 8
NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. Roman Catholic Church used a special and unprecedented exemption from federal rules to amass at least $1.4 billion in...
Published on July 10, 2020 - Page 8
WASHINGTON (AP) —The U.S. economy is stumbling as the viral outbreak is intensifying across the country, threatening to slow hiring even as the...
Published on July 8, 2020 - Page 5
NEW YORK (AP) — Retailers have a message for state governors: Please make everyone wear a face mask. The Retail Industry Leaders Association, which...
Published on July 8, 2020 - Page 6
WASHINGTON (AP) —Newly released government data show at least a dozen lawmakers have ties to organizations that received federal coronavirus aid....
Published on July 7, 2020 - Page 6
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Governors who ordered shutdowns as their states responded to the coronavirus pandemic were among millions of beneficiaries of...
Published on July 7, 2020 - Page 6
SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Tens of thousands of vacation-goers in Russia and Ukraine have descended on Black Sea beaches, paying little heed to public...
Published on July 7, 2020 - Page 12
WASHINGTON (AP) —The government on Monday identified roughly 650,000 mostly small businesses and nonprofits that received taxpayer money from a...
Published on July 6, 2020 - Page 8
WASHINGTON (AP) — On an average day, President Donald Trump sends about 14 posts to the 28 million Facebook followers of his campaign account. His...
Published on July 6, 2020 - Page 8
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas county Republican Party chairman who owns a weekly newspaper apologized Sunday for a cartoon posted on the paper’s...
Published on July 5, 2020 - Page 8
Companies that want to sell products and services to Hispanic people need to understand this fast-growing population. Here are some recommendations...
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...