August 31, 2020

Gannett sells Pine Bluff Commercial to Arkansas newspaper

PINE BLUFF, Ark. — Gannett Media Corp. sold the Pine Bluff Commercial publication to the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette and its parent company, WEHCO Newspapers Inc. of […]
August 31, 2020

Zoom rides pandemic to another quarter of explosive growth

SAN RAMON, Calif. — Zoom’s videoconferencing service is deepening its integral role in life during the pandemic as tens of thousands more businesses and other […]
August 31, 2020

Yum China, Aimmune rise; Regis, Walmart fall

NEW YORK — Stocks that moved heavily or traded substantially Monday: KKR & Co., Inc., up 89 cents to $35.82. The investment firm is selling […]
August 31, 2020

Lawsuit seeks to block Tennessee abortion reversal law

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Abortion rights groups on Monday filed a lawsuit challenging a newly enacted Tennessee law that would require women undergoing drug-induced abortions be […]
August 31, 2020

Families of Odessa mass shooting victims file suit, seek $1M

ODESSA, Texas — Family members of two of the deceased Odessa mass shooting victims are suing the person who supplied the AR-style firearm to the […]
August 31, 2020

Liberty announces investigation into Falwell's tenure

RICHMOND, Va. — Liberty University is opening an independent investigation into Jerry Falwell Jr.’s tenure as president, a wide-ranging inquiry that will include financial, real […]
August 31, 2020

20 new sexual assault counts for adult film actor Ron Jeremy

LOS ANGELES — Adult film star Ron Jeremy was charged Monday with 20 new counts of rape or sexual assault involving 12 women and a […]
August 31, 2020

House to subpoena postmaster general over mail delays

WASHINGTON — The House Oversight Committee intends to subpoena Postmaster General Louis DeJoy for documents on disruptions in mail delivery operations that are now central […]
August 31, 2020

Surly employees inform management of their intent to unionize

Employees at Surly Brewing Co.’s beer hall and pizzeria have decided to unionize in a response to pay issues and safety concerns. The popular Minneapolis […]
August 31, 2020

Some see age-old playbook in new Tennessee protest law

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee now leads the nation in criminalizing common protest tactics, with penalties including the denial of voting rights for pitching a tent […]