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Unemployment claims in Washington more than doubled last week and it’s expected to get much worse

By Jim Camden The Spokesman-Review Washington unemployment claims more than doubled last…

  • Mar 21st, 2020

Coronavirus shakes Las Vegas casinos like never before

By Lucas Kwan Peterson and Melissa Etehad Los Angeles Times LAS VEGAS…

  • Mar 18th, 2020

Crash in U.S. stocks and jobs resemble 2008, but the rebound could be faster

By Joseph N. DiStefano The Philadelphia Inquirer The coronavirus shutdown and the…

  • Mar 18th, 2020

Poll: 18% of US workers have lost jobs or hours since coronavirus hit

By Suhauna Hussain Los Angeles Times As fallout from the coronavirus pandemic…

  • Mar 17th, 2020

Regional real estate group acts to halt open houses to fight spread of coronavirus

Katherine Khashimova Long The Seattle Times More than 30,000 Western Washington real…

  • Mar 17th, 2020

Some tribes shutting down casinos to slow spread of coronavirus

As of noon on Tuesday, Quinault Beach Resort & Casino in Ocean…

  • Mar 17th, 2020

State says file for benefits right away if your job is affected by COVID

Unemployment benefits are available for workers affected by the COVID-19 outbreak. If…

Taxpayers get 90-day break on income tax bills in light of coronavirus

By Susan Tompor Detroit Free Press If March Madness can be canceled,…

  • Mar 17th, 2020

Analysis: Recession is coming; the only questions now are how soon and how deep

By Don Lee Los Angeles Times WASHINGTON, D.C. —When the world’s largest…

  • Mar 16th, 2020

Amazon grocery delivery system overloaded Sunday as coronavirus spurs online orders

By Benjamin Romano The Seattle Times Surges in demand for online deliveries…

  • Mar 16th, 2020

Promotions announced at Timberland Bank

Timberland Bank recently announced the promotion of a number of bank officers.…

  • Mar 16th, 2020

Starbucks to close some stores, eliminate seating in all others to slow spread of coronavirus

By Paul Roberts The Seattle Times In a bid to slow the…

  • Mar 16th, 2020

Coronavirus fallout: Why closing Disneyland is such a blow to American optimism

By Todd Martens Los Angeles Times ANAHEIM, Calif. — As one American…

  • Mar 15th, 2020

Stevens Pass, Whistler and Crystal Mountain will suspend operations due to coronavirus pandemic

By Megan Burbank The Seattle Times March 15— Mar. 15—Popular Seattle-area ski…

  • Mar 15th, 2020

Delta makes deepest-ever cutback: flights to fall 40%, Europe dropped

By Kristen Leigh Painter Star Tribune (Minneapolis) Delta Air Lines will cut…

  • Mar 15th, 2020

Seattle cargo terminals close as coronavirus, trade war slow shipping; here’s what that means for workers

By Katherine Khashimova Long The Seattle Times So few shipping containers are…

  • Mar 14th, 2020

Comcast offers free Wi-Fi hot spots and eliminates data caps in response to outbreak

By Elise Takahama The Seattle Times Comcast, one of the state’s largest…

  • Mar 14th, 2020

Disney Studios halts production on ‘The Little Mermaid,’ ‘Shang-Chi,’ and other films

By Meg James Los Angeles Times Walt Disney Studios has temporarily halted…

  • Mar 14th, 2020

Economic fallout from coronavirus is also hitting farmers

By Adam Belz Star Tribune (Minneapolis) The beef cattle market has collapsed…

  • Mar 14th, 2020

Trump’s stock market now worst since double-recession George W. Bush

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The return on stocks since Donald Trump’s presidential election…

  • Mar 13th, 2020