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 […]
November 9, 2020

Study finds long-acting shot helps women avoid HIV infection

Researchers are stopping a study early after finding that a shot of an experimental medicine every two months worked better than daily pills to help […]
November 9, 2020

Stocks burst higher, S&P 500 at record on vaccine hopes

NEW YORK — Stocks around the world are surging Monday, sending Wall Street back to record heights, on a burst of hope following encouraging data […]
November 9, 2020

GM recalls 217K vehicles to fix leak that can stop travel

DETROIT — General Motors is recalling more than 217,000 cars and SUVs in the U.S. and Canada because transmission oil can leak, causing them to […]