Herald Business Journal

Court blocks company’s attempt to restock Atlantic Salmon pens

Cooke Aquaculture’s license to operate its net-pen farms was terminated after a collapse last August.

  • Apr 14, 2018

She helped traumatized people get through two big tragedies

County liaison Lacey Harper is the winner of The Herald Business Journal’s Emerging Leader award.

US job openings decline in February from record level

The figures suggest a healthy job market tilting in favor of job seekers.

  • Apr 13, 2018

U.S. ‘Space Corps’ could face off with China and Russia

As Russia and China step up their offensive capabilities, US quietly prepares to fight back.

Energy storage problem dates back to the ol’ mill pond

Major changes to the electric power industry will impact our lives.

GOP Senator says Trump vows to protect marijuana industry

Colorado Sen. Cory Gardner said the president promised marijuana-industry protection in legalized states.

  • Apr 13, 2018

Canadian pharmacy imported fake cancer drugs, other illegals

Canada Drugs, which was fined $34 million, filled millions of prescriptions since founding in 2001.

  • Apr 13, 2018

JPMorgan posts record profit as banks benefit from tax law

Investors and the public got their first good look at the impact of the president’s new tax law.

  • Apr 13, 2018

Court rules Exxon must provide documents in climate probe

The oil and gas giant is accused of misleading investors and consumers about climate-change knowledge.

  • Apr 13, 2018

Trump convenes task force to study US Postal Service

The president signed an executive order Thursday after weeks of railing on Amazon’s use of the service.

  • Apr 13, 2018

Feds boot Tesla from investigation into fatal crash

The company said it released information to correct “misleading” claims being made about Autopilot.

  • Apr 12, 2018

IRS head sees huge task ahead to administer new tax law

About 450 forms and instructions will have to be amended for 2018 taxes.

  • Apr 12, 2018

Canada’s tech companies benefit from tight US immigration

Executives from Microsoft, Amazon, Google and Apple complain about losing valuable talent.

  • Apr 12, 2018

When is it morally right for you to duck out on debt?

There’s nothing morally wrong with trying to settle for far less than you owe.

Three ways parents can help their grown kids to buy a home

Parents can write a check for any amount they choose.

  • Apr 12, 2018

US publishers worry about pricier newsprint with new tariffs

The tariffs are a response to a complaint from a hedge fund-owned paper producer in Longview, WA.

  • Apr 12, 2018

Uber to up its background checks for drivers

Other safety features include buttons in the Uber app that allow riders to call 911 in an emergency.

  • Apr 12, 2018

As a state attorney, Roslyn Sterling saw foster kids in need

She helped found Totes for Kids, which provides backpacks of essentials at a traumatic time.

UW Bothell hires new dean of student affairs from Seattle U

Tim Wilson has rich experience leading student engagement and pursuing diversity.

US budget deficit rose 18.4 percent during March

“Such high and rising debt would have serious negative consequences for the budget and the nation.”

  • Apr 11, 2018