Business

Zuckerberg reverses hate-content policy after Facebook stock nosedives

By Storm Gifford New York Daily News Wall Street talked and Mark…

  • Jun 29th, 2020

State sees slight increase in new jobless claims as backlog is processed

OLYMPIA — The number of Washington workers filing initial unemployment benefits increased…

  • Jun 26th, 2020
His plane-disinfecting invention didn’t take off — until COVID-19 hit

His plane-disinfecting invention didn’t take off — until COVID-19 hit

By Hugo Martín Los Angeles Times Seven years before the coronavirus pandemic…

  • Jun 24th, 2020
His plane-disinfecting invention didn’t take off — until COVID-19 hit

Layoffs mount in Washington state’s aviation industry, as Boeing suppliers and airline contractors cut back

By Dominic Gates The Seattle Times Job losses in Washington state’s aviation…

  • Jun 22nd, 2020

Washington state’s jobless claims process further marred by delays, glitches and special access

This week, Washington’s Employment Security Department welcomed about 50 National Guard troops…

  • Jun 22nd, 2020

Disneyland offers reopening details, but some workers want a delay

By Hugo Martín Los Angeles Times When Disneyland reopens July 17 after…

  • Jun 19th, 2020

Grays Harbor County small business grant application available online

Grays Harbor County’s small business grant application for businesses that suffered losses…

  • Jun 19th, 2020

Partisan gap could limit U.S. recovery ahead of election

By Gregory Korte Bloomberg News Democrats and Republicans hold starkly diverging views…

  • Jun 17th, 2020

Quaker Oats getting rid of Aunt Jemima image and changing product name

CHICAGO — The Aunt Jemima brand, which has graced syrup and other…

  • Jun 17th, 2020

Watchdog says fast paycheck protection loans could lead to fraud

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Treasury Department and Small Business Administration’s efforts…

  • Jun 17th, 2020
Bye-bye buffets, hello plexiglass: How coronavirus is changing hotels

Bye-bye buffets, hello plexiglass: How coronavirus is changing hotels

By Hugo Martín Los Angeles Times If you decide to break away…

  • Jun 10th, 2020
Bye-bye buffets, hello plexiglass: How coronavirus is changing hotels

Fed predicts no interest rate change through 2022

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Federal Reserve signaled Wednesday that it was likely…

  • Jun 10th, 2020

Trump’s 2020 path gets trickier with tag as ‘recession’ president

By Gregory Korte Bloomberg News President Donald Trump faces a new obstacle…

  • Jun 10th, 2020
Airbnb, vacation-rental sites see surge in demand

Airbnb, vacation-rental sites see surge in demand

By Olivia Carville Bloomberg News Antsy city dwellers seeking to escape their…

  • Jun 9th, 2020
Airbnb, vacation-rental sites see surge in demand

Chehalis Tribe holds job fair for new distillery, brewery, restaurant

The Chronicle The Chehalis Tribe has scheduled a job fair for today…

  • Jun 9th, 2020

California says film and TV shoots can start Friday, but big changes are coming

By Ryan Faughnder Los Angeles Times California will allow film and television…

  • Jun 8th, 2020

CBO: May deficit down from April, but still huge

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Congressional Budget Office estimated that the federal deficit…

  • Jun 8th, 2020

Trump administration cancels Marriott’s license to run hotels in Cuba

By Nora Gámez Torres Miami Herald Another Obama-era symbol of engagement with…

  • Jun 8th, 2020

World Bank forecasts worst recession in 8 decades

By Eric Martin Bloomberg News The global economy will contract the most…

  • Jun 8th, 2020
Bright lights and face masks: This is the look of a reopened Vegas

Bright lights and face masks: This is the look of a reopened Vegas

LAS VEGAS — Bright lights. Ringing bells. And now, sneeze guards at…

  • Jun 5th, 2020
Bright lights and face masks: This is the look of a reopened Vegas