Herald Business Journal

Watchdog: Abuse and neglect in nursing facilities unreported

Estimated that in 2016 about 6,600 cases reflected potential neglect or abuse that was not reported.

  • Jun 12, 2019

FAA official: Boeing’s Max should be flying again by December

Ali Bahrami says there’s no exact timeline as work progresses on fixes to the grounded 737 variant.

More suspected robocalls can be blocked

“There is one thing in our country that unites Republicans and Democrats.”

  • Jun 12, 2019

Why smart women do stupid things with their money

On the face of it, the landscape of personal finance is a man’s world. Men’s faces dominate our currency. Men largely control Wall Street and… Continue reading

Operator: 2 units of Montana coal plant to close this year

Demand for coal is dropping as utilities turn to cheap natural gas and renewable energy,

  • Jun 11, 2019

Environmentalists: Offshore drilling rule changes dangerous

Lawsuit filed Tuesday by national groups include the Sierra Club and Defenders of Wildlife.

  • Jun 11, 2019

Oregon preparing for possible interstate pot commerce

Would empower the governor to enter agreements with other states for the transfer of marijuana.

  • Jun 11, 2019

Facebook invests in renewables with Texas solar project

Will have a capacity of 379 megawatts, which is enough to power around 72,000 homes.

  • Jun 11, 2019

Minnesota hemp grower fights state to keep his crop

The Department of Agriculture wants him to destroy it all.

  • Jun 11, 2019

Two big cranes took the slow boat from California to Everett

The new additions to the waterfront will be installed later this year at the refurbished South Terminal.

States sue to stop $26.5 billion Sprint-T-Mobile deal

The state attorneys general said the merger would hurt competition and drive up cell service prices.

  • Jun 11, 2019

Seniors more likely to work longer in big metropolitan areas

But it’s also the types of jobs in those areas that keep them working longer, analysts say.

  • Jun 11, 2019

Congressional panel names witnesses for Boeing Max hearing

The June 19 hearing will be the panel’s second on the Max.

  • Jun 10, 2019

Supreme Court to hear racial case involving Comcast, mogul

Byron Allen has claimed that Comcast and Charter have refused to distribute his channels.

  • Jun 10, 2019

Starbucks launches reusable cups trial at UK airport

The one-month pilot program will give passengers the option of borrowing a cup.

  • Jun 10, 2019

Annual disclosure: Tax breaks saved Boeing $230M in 2018

The company again took advantage of tax reductions enacted by the Legislature for aerospace companies.

Bremerton council bans single-use plastic bags by 2020

Plastic bags less than 2.25 millimeters thick will be banned, with some exceptions.

Salesforce buying Tableau Software in $15.7B all-stock deal

Tableau, which will keep its headquarters in Seattle, makes tools for analyzing data.

  • Jun 10, 2019

Costco moves closer to a potential store in Lake Stevens

The retailer has started to apply for permits through the city. There’s no construction timeline yet.

G-20 talk: Trade disruptions, taxing tech firms

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin: Growth has been slowing in Europe, China and other regions.

  • Jun 10, 2019