October 20, 2020

California's feared surge of virus cases hasn't happened

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Near the end of September, with coronavirus cases falling and more schools and businesses reopening, Gov. Gavin Newsom’s administration urged restraint, citing […]
October 20, 2020

10 residents dead amid virus outbreak at Kansas nursing home

TOPEKA, Kan. — A coronavirus outbreak has killed 10 residents in a nursing home in a northwestern Kansas county that proportionally already had the nation’s […]
October 19, 2020

Los Angeles faces lawsuit over marijuana delivery licenses

LOS ANGELES — Two marijuana trade organizations filed a lawsuit Monday against the nation’s largest legal pot market over restrictions on stand-alone delivery services that […]
October 19, 2020

GM expected to announce electric vehicle for Tennessee plant

DETROIT — General Motors is expected to reveal that it will build the Cadillac Lyriq electric SUV at its factory in Spring Hill, Tennessee, when […]
October 19, 2020

AMC, BioSpecifics rise; American Equity, Host Hotels fall

NEW YORK — Stocks that moved heavily or traded substantially Monday: ConocoPhillips, down $1.07 to $32.70 The energy company is buying rival Concho Resources in […]
October 19, 2020

Veteran TV executive Channing Dungey jumps to Warner Bros.

LOS ANGELES — Veteran TV industry executive Channing Dungey was named chairman of the Warner Bros. Television Group after tenures at ABC and Netflix in […]
October 19, 2020

Face masks to bobbleheads: All things RBG available in gifts

NEW YORK — Ruth Bader Ginsburg is gone but far from forgotten. With the death of the Supreme Court justice on Sept. 18 came an […]
October 19, 2020

A plethora of pandemic gifts available this holiday season

NEW YORK — From masks and fresh reads to outdoor gear and Christmas tree ornaments, the pandemic has inspired a slew of holiday gifts for […]
October 19, 2020

Famous Dave's creating 'ghost kitchens,' dual concept through Johnny Carino's deal

Before the pandemic, many chain restaurants such as Famous Dave’s were focused on downsizing big dining spaces and expanding delivery and takeout. Now BBQ Holdings […]
October 19, 2020

St. Paul office market holding up in pandemic as vacancy rates decline

Despite the pandemic, office vacancy rates in downtown St. Paul have improved in 2020 compared with the previous year, returning to levels on par with […]