September 24, 2020

Asian shares fall as caution sets in after Wall St retreat

Asian shares were mostly lower Thursday as caution set in after a retreat on Wall Street driven by a decline in technology shares. Market players […]
September 24, 2020

The Latest: India adds 86K cases, junior minister among dead

NEW DELHI — India reported another 86,508 new coronavirus cases, but Prime Minister Narendra Modi sees little merit in imposing even short local lockdowns. India […]
September 24, 2020

Wildfires taint West Coast vineyards with taste of smoke

TURNER, Ore. — Smoke from the West Coast wildfires has tainted grapes in some of the nation’s most celebrated wine regions with an ashy flavor […]
September 24, 2020

Data breach at software provider to local governments

DALLAS — A major provider of software services to local governments and schools across the United States, Tyler Technologies, told customers Wednesday that an unknown […]
September 23, 2020

Executive leaves mine project amid recorded comment fallout

JUNEAU, Alaska — The man helping lead efforts to develop a copper and gold mine near the headwaters of a major salmon fishery in Alaska […]
September 23, 2020

TikTok asks judge to block Trump's ban as deadline looms

NEW YORK — Chinese-owned TikTok asked a judge to block the Trump Administration’s attempt to ban its app, suggesting the video-sharing app’s forced deal with […]
September 23, 2020

Whitmer offers 'carbon-neutral' climate plan for Michigan

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on Wednesday called for Michigan to become “carbon neutral” by 2050 in the fight against climate change, which […]
September 23, 2020

Gene-editing research by Calyxt exec at University of Minnesota for a time lacked proper oversight

Gene-editing research at the University of Minnesota in recent years has come under fire for lacking proper oversight, leading to a review and some changes. […]
September 23, 2020

General Mills continues to grow in pandemic, executives aim to make it last

General Mills continued to flourish during the summer months, though its growth slowed from the spring when the initial burst of at-home eating created huge […]
September 23, 2020

Nike, Western Digital rise; Stitch Fix, Steelcase fall

NEW YORK — Stocks that moved heavily or traded substantially Wednesday: 3M Co., down $2.83 to $159.51. The maker of adhesives and protective equipment is […]