September 29, 2020

Survey: In Hollywood, few believe harassers will be punished

Disgraced mogul Harvey Weinstein may well spend the rest of his life in prison. But that doesn’t mean workers in Hollywood have faith that other […]
September 29, 2020

Court pick Barrett visits Senate ahead of confirmation fight

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump’s nominee for the Supreme Court, Amy Coney Barrett, is on Capitol Hill on Tuesday for meetings with Senate Majority Leader […]
September 29, 2020

Coca-Cola, Molson Coors teaming up on hard seltzer

SILVER SPRING, Md. — With the help of Molson Coors, Coca-Cola will start selling the “hard stuff” — hard seltzer, that is. The companies said […]
September 29, 2020

Consumer confidence posts solid gain to 101.8 in September

WASHINGTON — U.S. consumer confidence rebounded more quickly in September than most economists had expected, but it remains well below levels that preceded the pandemic. […]
September 29, 2020

Polaris makes deal to bring EV to core ATV products

Polaris Inc. has signed a 10-year partnership agreement with Zero Motorcycles to help develop an electric vehicle option for each of its core product segments […]
September 29, 2020

LVMH files countersuit against Tiffany over $14.5B deal

NEW YORK — Luxury conglomerate LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton SE has filed a countersuit against Tiffany over their ruined merger deal, noting conditions necessary […]
September 29, 2020

S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller: US home prices rise 3.9% in July

WASHINGTON — U.S. home prices rose at a faster pace in July as the housing market continued to show strength in the midst of the […]
September 29, 2020

James Patterson awards $500 grants to thousands of teachers

NEW YORK — Thousands of schoolteachers will receive $500 grants from author James Patterson to help students build reading skills, especially as schools struggle to […]
September 29, 2020

Amazon sees its palm recognition tech in stadiums, offices

SEATTLE — Amazon has introduced new palm recognition technology in a pair of Seattle stores and sees broader uses in places like stadiums and offices. […]
September 29, 2020

Millennial Money: Try touchless payment to avoid dirty money

If you’re looking for a self-improvement task in this pandemic era, try teaching yourself to use contactless payments with your phone or “tap-to-pay” credit and […]