Herald Business Journal

15 years for Kirkland man who stole $12.7M from investors

The couple lost some of the money trading, but they used some the rest on personal expenses.

  • Oct 12, 2018

Global business leaders suspend ties with Saudi Arabia

The country is facing pressure to clarify what happened to a Washington Post columnist.

  • Oct 12, 2018

Tests show toxin in chain stores’ jewelry

Some jewelry contained nearly pure cadmium, which can cause cancer and reproductive harm.

  • Oct 11, 2018

Trump steps up his attacks on Federal Reserve’s rate hikes

In recent memory, no president has been so openly critical of the central bank.

  • Oct 11, 2018

Stocks plunge again on wide selling; Dow drops another 545

A two-day loss of 5.3 percent is the biggest for Dow Jones Industrial Average since February.

  • Oct 11, 2018

Lockheed’s troubled F-35 grounded by Pentagon after first crash

The cost of the jet once prompted President Trump to suggest he would scrap it for one from Boeing.

Trump signs bills to help patients stop overpaying for drugs

One bill applies to private health insurance and the other to Medicare.

  • Oct 11, 2018

FAA orders engine software upgrade after aborted takeoffs

The engines were built by CFM International for Airbus A320neo and A321neo jets.

  • Oct 10, 2018

Amazon plans packaging center in suburban Indianapolis

Expected to bring about 1,250 jobs to the area in the coming years.

Dow industrials sink 831 points as tech companies plunge

Apple and Amazon both had their worst day in 2½ years. Boeing lost 4.7 percent to $367.57.

  • Oct 10, 2018

Scramble for holiday season workers already near fever pitch

The U.S. job market is the tightest it’s been in five decades.

  • Oct 10, 2018

Woman with ‘emotional support squirrel’ removed from plane

The passenger had not indicated on her reservation that her support animal was a squirrel.

Boeing is delaying America’s return to space, NASA says

An audit blames “management, technical, and infrastructure issues driven by Boeing’s poor performance.”

  • Oct 10, 2018

Boeing finally begins to reduce its 737 delivery backlog

The planes have been parked in all available spaces at the Renton assembly plant and adjacent airfield.

  • Oct 10, 2018

After backlash, Amazon to boost pay for longtime workers

When the company raised its minimum wage to $15, it cut monthly bonuses and chances to own stock.

  • Oct 10, 2018

Marijuana is set to become legal across Canada

It stands in contrast to the U.S., where the federal government outlaws marijuana despite state laws.

  • Oct 10, 2018

Spokane spending $450K to attract Seattle businesses

The Lilac City is dangling its shorter commute times and cheaper cost of living.

  • Oct 10, 2018

Waterfront developer ready to take your breath away

John Shaw Jr. takes special pride in creating a high-quality project for Everett.

In boon for farmers, Trump to lift restrictions on ethanol

It’s welcome news in Iowa, a critical political battleground state.

  • Oct 10, 2018
One of nearly a dozen steamroller operators reverses down down the runway at Paine Field while workers check compaction of the new asphalt on Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018 in Everett, Wa. Workers spent the week milling and repaving a swath of the nearly two-mile runway that was 65 feet wide and 8,000 feet long. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Main runway at Paine Field gets a paving do-over

The airport reopened to jet traffic Monday after a week-long closure to repair an earlier repair.

One of nearly a dozen steamroller operators reverses down down the runway at Paine Field while workers check compaction of the new asphalt on Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018 in Everett, Wa. Workers spent the week milling and repaving a swath of the nearly two-mile runway that was 65 feet wide and 8,000 feet long. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)