U.S. stock indexes are falling Wednesday morning, as Wall Street’s tumultuous month continues to churn.
Wells Fargo CEO Charles Scharf apologized Wednesday for comments he made about the difficulty of finding qualified Black executives.
Volkswagen is unveiling a battery-powered sport-utility vehicle that is headed for global markets including the United States and China, as the company takes a major step forward in its campaign to make electric cars a mass-market choice.
Spokane County’s nonseasonally adjusted unemployment rate dropped to 9.3% in August, according to the Washington State Employment Security Department.
Although Pacific Northwest business leaders have experienced hardship because of the coronavirus pandemic, they remain optimistic about the region’s business climate, according to a survey by Washington State University’s Carson College of Business.
The Uncle Ben's rice brand is getting a new name: Ben's Original.
Seattle-based Ethan Stowell Restaurants is opening its first Tavolata restaurant in Spokane. Tavolàta will be the new anchor tenant in the Old City Hall Building at 221 N. Wall St., occupying more than 5,000 square feet on the first floor that formerly housed an Olive Garden.
With all of the business upheaval caused by the coronavirus pandemic, it stands to reason that Christmas 2020 likely won't be the same for many – and that's certainly the case for the Old World Christmas Factory Outlet in Spokane.
Millions of employees now commute from their bed to a desk at home. After the initial euphoria of skipping smog-filled traffic jams and cramped train compartments, a new reality has dawned in which the work day blends into the rest of life, like a never-ending video conference call. Microsoft Corp. has a solution for this.
Stocks on Wall Street shrugged off an early slide and closed higher Tuesday, halting the first four-day losing streak since the market was selling off in the early days of the pandemic.
Sales of existing homes rose 2.4% in August to its highest level since 2006 as the housing market recovers from a widespread shutdown in the spring brought on by the coronavirus outbreak.
Delta Air Lines is launching daily nonstop service from Spokane International Airport to Atlanta beginning Nov. 20.
Microsoft is buying the company behind popular video games The Elder Scrolls, Doom and Fallout.
FedEx is looking at using small self-flying cargo planes to serve remote areas after experimenting with a technology startup on autonomous aircraft, said Chief Executive Officer Fred Smith.
Major cruise lines say they will test all passengers and crew for COVID-19 prior to boarding as part of their plan for resuming sailing in the Americas.
The financial sector was hit hard Monday following a report alleging that a number of banks, JPMorgan, HSBC, Standard Chartered Bank, Deutsche Bank and Bank of New York Mellon among them, have continued to profit from illicit dealings with disreputable people and criminal networks despite previous warnings from regulators.
WASHINGTON — Americans' household wealth rebounded last quarter to a record high as the stock market quickly recovered from a pandemic-induced plunge in March. Yet the gains flowed mainly to the most affluent households even as tens of millions of people endured job losses and shrunken incomes.
As coronavirus-related restrictions forced fitness studios to pivot operations to remain afloat, Ashtanga Yoga School Spokane made changes to maintain members’ accessibility to yoga by adding new classes and instructors.
Chipotle Mexican Grill has applied for a permit with the city last week to renovate an existing building at 209 N. Sullivan Road into a 2,700-square-foot restaurant.
Stay-at-home orders, social distancing and other efforts to the curb the spread of the coronavirus have made online shopping a necessity in 2020.
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