The Latest: Mainland China, Hong Kong report fewer new cases

THE LATEST: MAINLAND CHINA, HONG KONG REPORT FEWER NEW CASES

BEIJING - Both mainland China and Hong Kong reported fewer new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday as strict measures to contain new infections...

NEVADA LEGISLATURE PASSES PANDEMIC EVICTION PROTECTIONS

CARSON CITY, Nev. - Nevada lawmakers passed a bill on Monday to provide renters additional means to fight evictions outside traditional...

 
 
 
Microsoft's long history in China complicates potential TikTok deal

MICROSOFT'S LONG HISTORY IN CHINA COMPLICATES POTENTIAL TIKTOK DEAL

Microsoft Corp.'s attempt to buy TikTok's U.S. operations represents the latest step in a careful dance the software maker has performed...

BLACK HILLS: 2Q EARNINGS SNAPSHOT

RAPID CITY, S.D. - Black Hills Corp. on Monday reported second-quarter profit of $21 million.

 
 
 

GREEN PLAINS PARTNERS: 2Q EARNINGS SNAPSHOT

OMAHA, Neb. - Green Plains Partners LP on Monday reported second-quarter earnings of $10.2 million.

Carla Fried: 'My husband handles the money' - what decade is this?

CARLA FRIED: 'MY HUSBAND HANDLES THE MONEY' - WHAT DECADE IS THIS?

A recent UBS Global Wealth Management survey starts out encouragingly enough: Nearly eight in 10 millennial women say they will share...

 
 
 

BLUELINX: 2Q EARNINGS SNAPSHOT

MARIETTA, Ga. - BlueLinx Holdings Inc. on Monday reported second-quarter earnings of $6.7 million.

COVID-19 INFECTIONS TROUBLE SHIPS AS COMPANIES TRY PANDEMIC CRUISING IN EUROPE, TAHITI

Cruising during the COVID-19 pandemic is off to a rocky start. Nearly a month after Carnival Corporation began promoting and selling...

 
 
 
Jeff Ostrowski: Housing Hardship Index: Coronavirus crushes some state economies, spares others

JEFF OSTROWSKI: HOUSING HARDSHIP INDEX: CORONAVIRUS CRUSHES SOME STATE ECONOMIES, SPARES OTHERS

As the fast-changing coronavirus contagion evolves, the pandemic's economic effects are shifting. New Jersey and New York were the...

In a sweeping lawsuit, 42 Chicago businesses seek insurance coverage for COVID-related business losses

IN A SWEEPING LAWSUIT, 42 CHICAGO BUSINESSES SEEK INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR COVID-RELATED BUSINESS LOSSES

CHICAGO - In a sweeping lawsuit, prominent Chicago restaurant groups including Lettuce Entertain You and Gibsons are fighting their...

 
 
 
FAA finalizes and opens for comment its plan for the return of Boeing's 737 Max

FAA FINALIZES AND OPENS FOR COMMENT ITS PLAN FOR THE RETURN OF BOEING'S 737 MAX

The Federal Aviation Administration on Monday published its final list of required design changes to the Boeing 737 Max, as well as...

APPFOLIO: 2Q EARNINGS SNAPSHOT

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. - AppFolio Inc. on Monday reported second-quarter net income of $19.3 million.

 
 
 

UGI: FISCAL 3Q EARNINGS SNAPSHOT

KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa. - UGI Corp. on Monday reported fiscal third-quarter net income of $85.3 million, after reporting a loss in the...

GREEN PLAINS: 2Q EARNINGS SNAPSHOT

OMAHA, Neb. - Green Plains Renewable Energy Inc. on Monday reported a loss of $8.2 million in its second quarter.

 
 
 

HEALTH CLUBS TRY AGAIN TO UNDO DUCEY'S GYM CLOSURE ORDER

PHOENIX - Arizona's top public health official was grilled in court Monday over why health clubs must remain closed in a bid to guard...

DOUGLAS DYNAMICS: 2Q EARNINGS SNAPSHOT

MILWAUKEE - Douglas Dynamics Inc. on Monday reported a second-quarter loss of $103.9 million, after reporting a profit in the same...

 
 
 

OTTER TAIL: 2Q EARNINGS SNAPSHOT

FERGUS FALLS, Minn. - Otter Tail Corp. on Monday reported second-quarter profit of $17 million.

INTREPID POTASH: 2Q EARNINGS SNAPSHOT

DENVER - Intrepid Potash Inc. on Monday reported a second-quarter loss of $8.9 million, after reporting a profit in the same period...

 
 
 

SYKES: 2Q EARNINGS SNAPSHOT

TAMPA, Fla. - Sykes Enterprises Inc. on Monday reported second-quarter net income of $22.2 million.

Natasha Frost: Stalled career, student debt - can't afford a house? Here's a recovery plan

NATASHA FROST: STALLED CAREER, STUDENT DEBT - CAN'T AFFORD A HOUSE? HERE'S A RECOVERY PLAN

You're young, well-educated and capable. And in most economies, your salvation would be moving through a series of increasingly responsible...

 
 
 



FAA finalizes and opens for comment its plan for the return of Boeing's 737 Max

FAA finalizes and opens for comment its plan for the return of Boeing's 737 Max

The Federal Aviation Administration on Monday published its final list of required design changes to the Boeing 737 Max, as well as changes to operation and maintenance... Read more ...

Pelosi reportedly told House Democrats that Congress likely won't come to an...

Pelosi reportedly told House Democrats that Congress likely won't come to an agreement on another pandemic relief bill until next week

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi told House Democrats that Congress will likely not come to a middle ground on another coronavirus stimulus bill until mid-August. "It is my hope we... Read more ...

Veteran VC Steve Jurvetson says he rates startup founders highly if they're...

Veteran VC Steve Jurvetson says he rates startup founders highly if they're like his long-time friend Elon Musk: They have

Steve Jurvetson , a venture capitalist who is friends with Elon Musk, was an early investor in both SpaceX and Tesla. Jurvetson, who left the firm Draper Fisher Jurvetson in... Read more ...

Will Direct-to-Consumer Marketing Be the New Normal?

Will Direct-to-Consumer Marketing Be the New Normal?

A general fatigue exists around the discussion of the novel coronavirus, but the fact remains that the pandemic has shifted consumer behavior in ways that may never shift back... Read more ...

Did dinosaurs get cancer? A new study says yes

Did dinosaurs get cancer? A new study says yes

Our mission to help you navigate the new normal is fueled by subscribers. To enjoy unlimited access to our journalism, subscribe today . A group of Canadian researchers say... Read more ...

Twitter could be facing an FTC fine of up to $250 million over allegations...

Twitter could be facing an FTC fine of up to $250 million over allegations that it violated an agreement over user data privacy

Twitter is under investigation by the FTC and could face a fine of anywhere between $150 million to $250 million, the company disclosed in a regulatory filing Monday. Twitter... Read more ...

US manufacturing improves in July, future clouded by virus

US manufacturing improves in July, future clouded by virus

WASHINGTON - U.S. manufacturing improved again in July with a key gauge of activity rising further into expansion territory. Read more ...

Daily Crunch: Microsoft-TikTok acquisition inches closer to reality

Daily Crunch: Microsoft-TikTok acquisition inches closer to reality

A possible Microsoft - TikTok acquisition is causing plenty of drama, we review Google's new budget Pixel and SpaceX's Crew Dragon returns to Earth. Here's your Daily Crunch... Read more ...

Religious Groups Received $6-10 Billion In COVID-19 Relief Funds, Hope For More

Religious Groups Received $6-10 Billion In COVID-19 Relief Funds, Hope For More

More than 400 evangelical churches and ministries each received forgivable loans worth at least $1 million. Read more ...

A Michigan GOP lawmaker who opposes coronavirus restrictions tested positive...

A Michigan GOP lawmaker who opposes coronavirus restrictions tested positive for COVID-19. It hasn't changed his mind

Michigan state Sen. Tom Barrett, a Republican, tested positive for the novel coronavirus, he announced Sunday. Barrett had positioned himself as a staunch opponent of Gov... Read more ...