Industries

Amazon limits shipments to warehouses for next 3 weeks

Mar 17, 2020

Amazon said Tuesday that it will only accept shipments of cleaning equipment, medical supplies and household goods from suppliers at its warehouses for next three weeks to fill surging demand of those items. The online retailer has been sold out of items like disinfecting wipes and toilet paper as the new coronavrius spreads and more people shop online at home

Seattle NHL team breaks ground on practice facility

Feb 27, 2020

Seattle’s expansion NHL franchise broke ground on its practice facility just a few miles from the arena it will call home

Judge OKs settlement over western Michigan contamination

Feb 20, 2020

A federal judge has approved a settlement with a western Michigan footwear company that faced a lawsuit over groundwater tainted with potentially harmful “forever" chemicals that are turning up in drinking water across the industrial state

Trump Fed nominee Shelton promises 'intellectual diversity'

Feb 13, 2020

President Donald Trump's nominee to the Federal Reserve touted her credentials in written testimony Thursday and said she would “work collegially” if approved

Pennsylvania sues Juul over marketing e-cigarettes to teens

Feb 10, 2020

The Pennsylvania attorney general's office is suing electronic cigarette manufacturer Juul over how its products are marketed and sold to teenagers

Atari plans to open video game-themed resorts in 8 US cities

Jan 31, 2020

Atari, the arcade game company that ushered in the gaming revolution in the 1980s, is opening eight video game-themed hotels across the U.S. The company said this week it will break ground on its first hotel later this year in Phoenix

No contest plea in crash that killed workers after hurricane

Jan 24, 2020

A man prosecutors say was high on drugs when his pickup truck fatally struck three utility workers fixing power lines in the Florida Panhandle after Hurricane Michael faces the possibility of life in prison

US strikes hit Iraq militia blamed in contractor's death

Dec 29, 2019

The U.S. says it has carried out military strikes in Iraq and Syria targeting a militia blamed for an attack that killed an American contractor

Innovative fashion designers lead the way on sustainability

Dec 27, 2019

A buy-and-toss mentality persists in fashion, but more consumers and people in the industry are scrutinizing how the production of goods impacts the environment

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