November 16, 2020

California governor imposes new restrictions to curb COVID

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California Gov. Gavin Newsom said he was pulling the “emergency brake” Monday on the state’s efforts to reopen its economy as coronavirus […]
November 16, 2020

CEO Joe Puishys' bet on himself pays off at Apogee

Apogee Enterprises isn’t a household name like some of Minnesota’s public companies. But many of the state’s large buildings, including U.S. Bank Stadium, have its […]
November 16, 2020

In a major slimdown, SunOpta sells its organic ingredients business

SunOpta Inc. is selling its global ingredients business for about $389 million, a dramatic slimming down of its portfolio in the company’s ongoing turnaround efforts. […]
November 16, 2020

Corps suspends $9.4B plastics complex permit for review

NEW ORLEANS — The Army Corps of Engineers has suspended its permit for a Chinese conglomerate’s $9.4 billion plastics complex on a technicality but says […]
November 16, 2020

About 90K sex abuse claims filed in Boy Scouts bankruptcy

NEW YORK — Close to 90,000 sexual abuse claims have been filed against the Boy Scouts of America as the Monday deadline arrived for submitting […]
November 16, 2020

Korean Air to acquire Asiana Airlines for $1.62 billion

Korean Air says it will acquire Asiana Airlines for $1.62 billion in a major restructuring of the Korean aviation market as the global coronavirus pandemic […]
November 16, 2020

Hand tally of Georgia presidential race continues

ATLANTA — A hand tally of the nearly 5 million votes cast in the presidential race in Georgia appeared to be going smoothly as it […]
November 16, 2020

US casinos recovering from virus, but challenges remain

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — America’s casinos are recovering from months of closures necessitated by the coronavirus outbreak, having regained 81% of the gambling revenue they […]
November 16, 2020

Facebook, Twitter CEOs to be pressed on election handling

WASHINGTON — The CEOs of Facebook and Twitter are being summoned before Congress to defend their handling of disinformation in the 2020 presidential election, even […]
November 16, 2020

Biden set to address plans for economy as pandemic rages

WILMINGTON, Del. — President-elect Joe Biden is set to outline his plans to revive the nation’s economy in the midst of a global health crisis […]