July 21, 2020

US accuses Chinese hackers in targeting of COVID-19 research

WASHINGTON — The Justice Department on Tuesday accused two Chinese hackers of stealing hundreds of millions of dollars of trade secrets from companies across the […]
July 21, 2020

Virus hits frontline workers in taxed public health system

As a veteran public health worker, Chantee Mack knew the coronavirus could kill. She already faced health challenges and didn’t want to take any chances […]
July 21, 2020

CEO of parent company of Coach and Kate Spade resigns

NEW YORK — The parent company of the Kate Spade, Stuart Weitzman and Coach fashion brands said Tuesday that its chairman and CEO Jide Zeitlin […]
July 21, 2020

LinkedIn laying off nearly 1,000 amid hiring slowdown

NEW YORK — LinkedIn is laying off nearly 1,000 employees, approximately 6% of its workforce globally, with unemployment in the U.S. above 13% and national […]
July 21, 2020

Millennial Money: Smart moves when cash is tighter than time

Lots of people have more time than money nowadays. If you’re one — maybe you’re taking a staycation or you freed up commuting hours by […]
July 21, 2020

Poll: Pandemic hurting Americans' finances in disparate ways

BURTON, Mich. — Crystal and Chris Martin put off some payments on their home in this blue-collar town near Flint and are pinching pennies to […]
July 21, 2020

The Latest: Nepal to allow flights to resume next month

KATHMANDU, Nepal — Nepal’s government has decided to resume both domestic and international flights next month. Tourism Minister Yogesh Bhattarai said the government will allow […]
July 21, 2020

Chicago restaurateur joins mission to feed America's hungry

CHICAGO — Before coronavirus arrived, Manish Mallick’s trips to this city’s South Side had been limited to attending graduate classes at the University of Chicago. […]
July 21, 2020

US sanctions Chinese companies over Muslim abuse complaints

WASHINGTON — The U.S. government has imposed trade sanctions on 11 companies it says are implicated in human rights abuses in China’s Muslim northwestern region […]
July 21, 2020

Trump, Congress square off over virus aid as crisis worsens

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump acknowledged a “big flareup” of COVID-19 cases, but divisions between the White House and Senate Republicans and differences with Democrats […]