November 5, 2020

Shell to close Louisiana oil refinery that employs hundreds

CONVENT, La. — Shell announced Thursday that it is closing one of its refineries between Baton Rouge and New Orleans, after failed attempts to sell […]
November 5, 2020

Senate Republicans name LeMahieu new majority leader

MADISON, Wis. — Senate Republicans chose new leaders Thursday as they prepare to use an expanded majority to revise the next state budget, draw new […]
November 5, 2020

Keewatin Taconite plans to restart plant, bring back workers

KEEWATIN, Minn. — U.S. Steel plans to bring back hundreds of workers at the Keewatin Taconite plant in northern Minnesota that was shut down in […]
November 5, 2020

DC to require COVID test for visitors from hot spot states

WASHINGTON — With virus numbers rising locally and nationally and the holiday travel season looming, the nation’s capital is revamping its COVID-19 travel restrictions. Starting […]
November 5, 2020

Uber's food delivery business outshines core rides service

Uber’s food delivery business brought in more money during the third quarter than its signature rides business , showing just how much consumer behavior has […]
November 5, 2020

Qualcomm, Upwork rise; Hanesbrands, Incyte fall

NEW YORK — Stocks that moved heavily or traded substantially Thursday: Upwork Inc., up $8.81 to $29.03. The online marketplace for freelancers reported a surprise […]
November 5, 2020

Correction: Earns-Radian story

PHILADELPHIA — In a story Wednesday about Radian Group Inc.’s quarterly results — generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research — The […]
November 5, 2020

Border wall case defendant asks to move trial to Colorado

NEW YORK — A businessman charged with cheating investors in a southern border wall fundraising scam along with a former chief strategist for President Donald […]
November 5, 2020

Correction: Earns-Match Group story

DALLAS — In a story Wednesday about Match Group Inc.’s quarterly earnings — generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research — The […]
November 5, 2020

Fed signals readiness to do more for economy as virus rages

WASHINGTON — The Federal Reserve kept its benchmark interest rate at a record low near zero Thursday and signaled its readiness to do more if […]