Stories tagged: deal
Tue., June 25, 2019, 6:50 p.m.
A man who directed a laser pointer at a Spokane County Sheriff’s helicopter was sentenced to one day in jail with credit for one day of time served.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 13, 2019, 9:43 a.m.
Under mounting pressure from his own party, President Donald Trump appeared to be grudgingly leaning toward accepting an agreement Tuesday that would head off a threatened second government shutdown but …
Mon., Dec. 24, 2018, 11:25 a.m.
President Donald Trump was meeting with his Homeland Security secretary and other officials on Monday to discuss border security issues as a partial government shutdown over his U.S.-Mexico border wall …
Sun., Dec. 2, 2018, noon
Former FBI Director James Comey has reached a deal to testify privately to the House Judiciary Committee, backing off his legal fight for an open hearing, his attorney said Sunday.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 26, 2018, 6:23 p.m.
Prime Minister Theresa May made a blunt appeal to skeptical lawmakers on Monday to back her divorce deal with the European Union: It isn’t perfect, but it’s all there is, …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 13, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
After months of stalled talks, false starts and setbacks, negotiators from Britain and the European Union struck a proposed divorce deal Tuesday to provide for the U.K.’s smooth exit from …
Sun., Sept. 9, 2018, 8:30 a.m.
The teachers strike in Evergreen Public Schools could be over after a tentative agreement was reached at 2:57 a.m. today.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 27, 2018, 7:05 p.m.
Snubbing Canada, the Trump administration reached a preliminary deal Monday with Mexico to replace the North American Free Trade Agreement – a move that raised legal questions and threatened to …
UPDATED: Wed., April 18, 2018, 3:54 p.m.
Idaho officials have approved an agreement allowing a utility company’s $216.5 million in relicensing expenses for a three-dam hydroelectric project on the Snake River on the Idaho-Oregon border.
UPDATED: Wed., April 18, 2018, 2:55 p.m.
Amazon is expanding its dominance globally by giving overseas customers access to more than 45 million items via its app.
Mon., March 12, 2018, 3:32 p.m.
Apple has bought digital magazine distributor Texture to extend its subscription services beyond music and online storage.
Tue., March 6, 2018, 4:43 p.m.
A group of investors pulled out of a deal to buy the beleaguered Weinstein Co. on Tuesday after discovering tens of millions of dollars in undisclosed debt, according to people …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 27, 2018, 5:39 p.m.
President Donald Trump has reached an informal deal with Boeing to provide the next generation of presidential aircraft, the White House says.
Thu., Jan. 25, 2018, 10:17 a.m.
American Airlines and Delta are reviving a deal that lets them put passengers on each other’s planes when travelers are stranded by disruptions such as winter storms and computer outages.
Thu., Dec. 21, 2017, 2:04 p.m.
Shares of the aircraft maker Embraer soared on Thursday after the Brazilian company confirmed media reports that it’s in talks with Boeing regarding a possible deal.
Thu., Nov. 30, 2017, 3:35 p.m.
The few public signs emanating from special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation increasingly raise the prospect that former national security adviser Michael Flynn is looking to cut a deal.
Tue., Nov. 14, 2017, 11:41 a.m.
Boeing Co. inked a $1.3 billion deal on Tuesday to sell four 777 freighters to Ethiopian Airlines as an aircraft provider to a Kuwaiti carrier resuming operations tentatively agreed to …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 8, 2017, 3:17 p.m.
AT&T now says it’s “uncertain” when its $85 billion Time Warner purchase will close.
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 23, 2017, 8:22 p.m.
Potlatch Corp. plans to merge with a smaller rival, Deltic Timber Corp., in an all-stock deal that will create a company with 2 million acres of private timberland holdings.
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 3, 2017, 8:07 p.m.
An Islamic State convoy stranded in the Syrian desert for five days has split up and some fighters may have found their way into Iraq, despite the U.S. military’s determination …
Wed., Aug. 30, 2017, 6:37 p.m.
Both companies say that later this fall, users will be able to access Alexa using Cortana on Windows 10 computers and on Android and Apple devices. They’ll also be able …
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 27, 2017, 9:20 p.m.
The remains of eight Lebanese soldiers kidnapped by the Islamic State group three years ago were located Sunday, a senior Lebanese official said, in a negotiated deal that followed a …
UPDATED: Wed., April 26, 2017, 10:31 p.m.
President Donald Trump on Wednesday told the leaders of Mexico and Canada that he will not pull out of the North American Free Trade Agreement, just hours after administration officials …
Wed., April 19, 2017, 3:51 p.m.
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson declared the Iran nuclear deal a failure on Wednesday but left open the possibility the Trump administration will uphold it nonetheless.
Thu., Nov. 17, 2016, 6:49 p.m.
Tesla Motors Inc. and SolarCity Corp. shareholders approved the electric-car maker’s purchase of the solar installer in a deal that’s poised to test their shared Chairman Elon Musk’s vision for …
Mon., Oct. 24, 2016, 4:48 p.m.
AT&T and Time Warner, which both are laboring to hold on to customers, confront a similar challenge: how to deliver content to younger consumers who are turning away from traditional …
Wed., Aug. 24, 2016, 2:17 p.m.
Drugmaker Pfizer Inc. is continuing its shopping spree with its fourth acquisition since the April collapse of its planned $160 billion megadeal to buy rival Allergan PLC and move its …