Business and Finance

Published on January 22, 2020 - Page 9
DETROIT (AP) — Two different air bag glitches have forced Toyota and Honda to recall more than 6 million vehicles worldwide, and both problems...
Published on January 21, 2020 - Page 17
PALO ALTO, Calif. (AP) —Tesla is disputing claims by a California man that all three models of the company’s cars can suddenly speed up on their own...
Published on January 20, 2020 - Page 4
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) —President Donald Trump thanked farmers Sunday for supporting him through a trade war with China as he promoted a new North...
Published on January 19, 2020 - Page 12
The new year often starts harshly for people with high-deductible health insurance. Many deductibles reset Jan. 1, forcing patients to pay thousands...
Published on January 18, 2020 - Page 3
DETROIT (AP) — The U.S. government’s auto safety agency is looking into allegations that all three of Tesla’s electric vehicle models can suddenly...
Published on January 18, 2020 - Page 7
WASHINGTON (AP) —Construction of new homes surged in December to the highest level in 13 years, capping a year in which falling mortgage rates and a...
Published on January 17, 2020 - Page 7
NEW YORK — Zachariah Mohammed’s living room is filled with stuff he doesn’t own. He pays $200 a month for the sofa, side table, bar cart, dining...
Published on January 17, 2020 - Page 8
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Las Vegas woman has said her bulldog was crushed to death by an electric grooming table at a pet store. Vikki Seifert told KVVU-...
Published on January 17, 2020 - Page 14
WASHINGTON (AP) —The Senate has overwhelmingly approved a new North American trade pact that rewrites the rules of trade with Canada and Mexico....
Published on January 16, 2020 - Page 18
WASHINGTON (AP) —The United States and China have signed what’s being called a first phase trade agreement aimed at lowering tensions in the long-...
Published on January 15, 2020 - Page 7
WASHINGTON (AP) —After 18 months of economic combat, the United States and China are to take a step toward peace Wednesday. At least for now....
Published on January 14, 2020 - Page 17
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Hemp growers and entrepreneurs rejoiced a year ago when U.S. lawmakers reclassified the plant as a legal agricultural crop....
Published on January 12, 2020 - Page 11
When one of Zach Hendrix’s three business partners said he was getting divorced, sympathy turned into shock as everyone realized that a soon-to-be ex...
Published on January 11, 2020 - Page 6
Lawmakers on Capitol Hill lashed out at Boeing on Friday after the release of a batch of emails and text messages in which company employees...
Published on January 11, 2020 - Page 18
WASHINGTON (AP) —U.S. employers downshifted on hiring in December, adding 145,000 jobs heading into a presidential election year. The Labor...
Published on January 10, 2020 - Page 9
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook is reaffirming its freewheeling policy on political ads, saying it won’t ban them, won’t fact-check them and won’t...
Published on January 9, 2020 - Page 12
NEW DELHI (AP) — Commercial airlines are rerouting flights throughout the Middle East to avoid potential danger during heightened tensions between...
Published on January 9, 2020 - Page 18
The Trump administration on Wednesday unveiled its most recent round of guidelines for autonomous vehicle makers that rely on voluntary standards...
Published on January 8, 2020 - Page 7
LONDON (AP) — Facebook says it’s banning deepfake videos as it steps up efforts to fight online manipulation. The social network said Monday it’s...
Published on January 7, 2020 - Page 5
HERSHEY (AP) — The Hershey Co. will soon retire its vehicles that are shaped like its Hershey’s Kisses. The Hershey Kissmobiles, which are each made...
Published on January 7, 2020 - Page 17
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island (AP) — The global benchmark for crude oil has risen above $70 a barrel for the first time in over three months. Analysts...
Published on January 5, 2020 - Page 12
Small business owners have plenty of changes to deal with as 2020 begins — higher labor costs for many companies, and some owners will discover that...
Published on January 4, 2020 - Page 18
Deadly attack on Iranian general rattles energy market LONDON (AP) — Crude prices are having their biggest one-day spike since a September attack on...
Published on January 3, 2020 - Page 7
NEW YORK (AP) — This past year was one of the best in decades for fund investors, as investments of all kinds made money. From risky funds full of...
Published on January 1, 2020 - Page 7
A year is built one day at a time. It’s the busy Tuesdays when you never have a moment and the lazy Sundays when you can finally relax. Focusing on...
Published on January 1, 2020 - Page 16
PANAMA CITY (AP) —Panama marked the 20-year anniversary Tuesday of the turnover of the Panama Canal, now amid a water crisis that threatens the...
Published on December 31, 2019 - Page 1
NORTH HAVEN, Conn. —Robots haven’t replaced warehouse workers yet, but they’re here — and they need some human supervision. Doing your job side-by-...
Published on December 31, 2019 - Page 17
BEIJING (AP) — A Chinese scientist who set off an ethical debate with claims he had made the world’s first genetically edited babies was sentenced...
Published on December 30, 2019 - Page 10
CHICAGO (AP) — Retailers legally selling marijuana for the past month in Michigan say they have drawn customers from surrounding Midwestern states...
Published on December 29, 2019 - Page 8
The new year brings new overtime rules for employers including small businesses and, in turn, a pay raise for an estimated 1.3 million workers. The...