November 23, 2020

Coastal harm from invading saltwater 'happening right now'

COLLEGE PARK, Md. — Four Native American tribes on Louisiana’s Gulf Coast requested United Nations assistance this year to force action by the U.S. government […]
November 23, 2020

GM flips to California's side in pollution fight with Trump

DETROIT — General Motors says it will no longer support the Trump administration in legal efforts to end California’s right to set its own clean-air […]
November 23, 2020

Retail trade group sees solid holiday sales despite pandemic

NEW YORK — The National Retail Federation, the nation’s largest retail trade group, expects that holiday sales could actually exceed growth seen in prior seasons, […]
November 23, 2020

Millions stick to Thanksgiving travel plans despite warnings

More than 1 million Americans a day packed airports and planes over the weekend even as coronavirus deaths surged across the U.S. and public health […]
November 23, 2020

Conservative attorneys attack Dane County ban on gatherings

MADISON, Wis. — A conservative law firm asked the state Supreme Court on Monday to immediately block Dane County’s ban on indoor gatherings and indoor […]
November 23, 2020

Toy safety group releases annual list of top 10 'worst' toys

BOSTON — Cute plastic animals with tiny accessories that pose a choking hazard, Black Panther-inspired claws with the potential to cause facial or eye injuries, […]
November 23, 2020

Employers start sending workers shopping for health coverage

Instead of offering one or more options, some companies are turning health insurance shopping over to employees. A federal rule change last year stoked this […]
November 23, 2020

Twin Ports restaurants get creative with Thanksgiving flavors

It’s called a bacon cheeseburger pizza, and the pickles are optional, but are they really? Pickles on pizza probably wasn’t invented here, but it feels […]
November 23, 2020

GM to recall 7M vehicles globally to replace Takata air bags

DETROIT — The U.S. is making General Motors recall and repair nearly 6 million big pickup trucks and SUVs equipped with potentially dangerous Takata air […]
November 23, 2020

Pandemic has taken a bite out of seafood trade, consumption

PORTLAND, Maine — The coronavirus pandemic has hurt the U.S. seafood industry due to a precipitous fall in imports and exports and a drop in […]