October 27, 2020

Entertainers discuss disability representation in Hollywood

It’s an old cliche that if an actor wants to win an Oscar, he or she should consider playing a character with a disability. And […]
October 27, 2020

Developer drops plans for large wind farm in Green County

TOWN OF JEFFERSON, Wis. — The developer of a controversial wind farm in Green County has scrapped plans for the project. EDF Renewables had planned […]
October 27, 2020

Strong sales of drugs, vaccines, propel Merck in 3Q

KENILWORTH, N.J. — Merck & Co. is reporting third-quarter earnings of $2.94 billion on some very strong sales. The Kenilworth, New Jersey, company on Tuesday […]
October 27, 2020

Demand for equipment falls, but Caterpillar has strong 3Q

DEERFIELD, Ill. — Caterpillar is reporting a third-quarter profit of $668 million and topped most expectations, though demand for its equipment is being driven down […]
October 27, 2020

Pfizer tops earnings expectations

NEW YORK — Pfizer is reporting a third-quarter profit of $2.19 billion. On a per-share basis, the New York company said it had profit of […]
October 27, 2020

Lilly misses profit projects as sales of diabetes drug slow

INDIANAPOLIS — Eli Lilly and Co. is reporting third-quarter net income of $1.21 billion. On a per-share basis, the Indianapolis company said it had profit […]
October 27, 2020

McM trustee loses $740K claim against North Dakota landowner

U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Shon Hastings on Oct. 13, 2020, rejected allegations of improper transfers from McM to Johnson. Trustee Erik A. Ahlgren, a lawyer from […]
October 27, 2020

The Latest: France ponders new restrictions as cases soar

PARIS — France’s government is holding emergency virus meetings Tuesday and warning of possible new lockdowns, as hospitals fill up with new COVID patients and […]
October 27, 2020

Asian shares slip after Wall St's worst day in a month

Shares skidded in Asia on Tuesday after surging coronavirus cases and waning hopes for U.S. economic stimulus gave Wall Street its worst day in a […]
October 27, 2020

California braces for more fire danger from winds

LOS ANGELES — California prepared for another round of dangerous fire weather Tuesday even as crews fought a pair of fast-moving blazes in the south […]