Industries

Small business cultures need to evolve along with work force

May 22, 2019

Small business owners are making their company culture a bigger priority as they respond to the dramatically different expectations of a younger work force and a low unemployment rate and shrinking labor pool

Borgata casino unveils $12M sports bet, nightspot project

May 22, 2019

Atlantic City's Borgata casino is investing $12 million in a new sports betting and entertainment project

MGM discontinues talks with Wynn on Encore Boston purchase

May 22, 2019

MGM Resorts International says it will no longer pursue buying Encore Boston Harbor from Wynn Resorts

FAA: Alaska air carrier suspends operations after 2nd crash

May 22, 2019

Authorities say the second Alaska floatplane crash in a week has killed two people in the same region where two floatplanes collided last week in an accident that left six people dead

Plan to create special pot banks moves forward in California

May 21, 2019

The country's largest legal marijuana market could benefit if California approves a measure creating a special class of banks to handle pot money

Land deals, incentives OK'd for new auto plant in Detroit

May 21, 2019

Fiat Chrysler can move forward with plans to build a new, $1.6 billion assembly plant on Detroit's eastside and invest $900 million to retool and modernize another

Oregon hunts for bodies at ex-asylum seen in 'Cuckoo's Nest'

May 21, 2019

Oregon will use ground-penetrating radar to search for bodies buried on a campus of the former psychiatric hospital where the movie "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest" was filmed

Postal Service tests mail shipments on self-driving trucks

May 21, 2019

A self-driving truck company has partnered with the U.S. Postal Service to test autonomous technology on the long-haul route between Phoenix and Dallas

Women's clothing chain Dressbarn to close all its 650 stores

May 20, 2019

Dressbarn, the women's clothing chain, is closing all 650 of its stores after struggling with falling sales.

Senate GOP leader would raise age for buying tobacco to 21

May 20, 2019

The Senate's top Republican is introducing legislation to raise the minimum age for purchasing tobacco from 18 to 21

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