November 9, 2020

Transit officials propose service cuts in wake of pandemic

BOSTON — Greater Boston’s transportation agency proposed a series of public transit cuts Monday that officials say are needed after ridership plummeted when the COVID-19 […]
November 9, 2020

Pfizer, Carnival rise; Biogen, Newmont fall

NEW YORK — Stocks that moved heavily or traded substantially Monday: Pfizer Inc., up $2.80 to $39.20. The pharmaceutical company said an early peek at […]
November 9, 2020

Cirtec Medical expanding to second facility in Brooklyn Park

With state help, Cirtec Medical is expanding into a second Brooklyn Park facility as part of a project that will add 200 manufacturing jobs and […]
November 9, 2020

Investors encounter trading issues at some brokerages

Investors ran into trading difficulties Monday as several leading brokerage firms experienced technical issues that limited user access. The issues arose as the S&P 500 […]
November 9, 2020

What's ascertainment? The green light to launch transition

WASHINGTON — The course of President-elect Joe Biden’s transition to power is dependent in part on an obscure declaration called “ascertainment.” Here are some details […]
November 9, 2020

California wine country adapting to annual wildfire threat

SAN FRANCISCO — Harvest season in Northern California’s wine country is what dream weddings are made of: ripe grapevines and golden sunsets provide ceremonies an […]
November 9, 2020

'Genetic scissors' of CRISPR in the spotlight

“It’s an exciting tool,” said Voytas, a professor in the College of Biological Sciences and director of the Center for Precision Plant Genomics, both at […]
November 9, 2020

'Genetic scissors' of CRISPR in the spotlight

“It’s an exciting tool,” said Voytas, a professor in the College of Biological Sciences and director of the Center for Precision Plant Genomics, both at […]
November 9, 2020

Alaska Airlines CEO to retire in March, replaced by insider

SEATTLE — The CEO of Alaska Airlines’ parent is stepping down next year and will be replaced by the company’s president. Alaska Air Group said […]
November 9, 2020

VF adds to its slick brand roster, buys NYC's Supreme

The company that owns niche brands like The North Face and Vans is adding to that portfolio with Supreme, a slick brand that caters to […]