November 30, 2020

Disappearance of Utah monolith won't prompt major probe

SALT LAKE CITY — Police won’t be opening a major investigation into the disappearance of a mysterious silver-colored monolith that generated international attention and a […]
November 30, 2020

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai to leave telecom agency on January 20

Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai, a Republican, says he is leaving the telecommunications regulator on Inauguration Day. President-elect Joe Biden will choose a new […]
November 30, 2020

Developer moves ahead with Lake Street, Edina apartment projects

Twin Cities-based Lupe Development Partners has moved forward on two rental projects aimed at low-income renters: An 111-unit building that opened recently on Lake Street […]
November 30, 2020

Holiday air travel surges despite dire health warnings

Nearly 1.2 million people passed through U.S. airports Sunday, the greatest number since the pandemic gripped the country in March, despite pleas from health experts […]
November 30, 2020

Fewer Americans sign contracts to buy homes in October

SILVER SPRING, Md. — The number of Americans signing contracts to buy homes fell for the second consecutive month as lack of available homes continues […]
November 30, 2020

Art world star gives back by buying work of the undiscovered

NEW YORK — Painter Guy Stanley Philoche, a star in the New York art world, had wanted to treat himself to a fancy watch after […]
November 30, 2020

First blood test to help diagnose Alzheimer's goes on sale

A company has started selling the first blood test to help diagnose Alzheimer’s disease, a leap for the field that could make it much easier […]
November 30, 2020

GM walks away from stake in electric vehicle maker Nikola

NEW YORK — General Motors will not take an initial stake in the electric vehicle company Nikola, which announced Monday that it would scuttle on […]
November 30, 2020

DoorDash looking for a valuation of nearly $30B from IPO

NEW YORK — DoorDash is looking for a valuation of nearly $30 billion when it takes itself public, reflecting how integral food delivery has become […]
November 30, 2020

'Mercenary' donor sold access for millions in foreign money

LOS ANGELES — As an elite political fundraiser, Imaad Zuberi had the ear of top Democrats and Republicans alike — a reach that included private […]