Herald Business Journal

Trump shares drawings of next Air Force One in new colors

They resemble the color palette of the plane he used for his 2016 presidential campaign.

Jury awards duck boat crash passenger from Montana $4M

Crash killed five college students and injured dozens.

  • Jun 13, 2019

Nevada law prevents most employers from rejecting pot-users

The law, which goes into effect in January, won’t ban testing job applicants for cannabis chemicals.

  • Jun 12, 2019

Truckers, loggers push back on Oregon’s climate proposals

Comes as a legislative panel approved a cap-and-trade program to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

  • Jun 12, 2019

Renault chief frustrated by French state over botched merger

At a board meeting, everyone had approved the plan “with enthusiasm,” except one.

  • Jun 12, 2019

Businesses, hospitals pledge $49M for homeless housing

Plymouth Housing has launched a $75 million campaign to double its units in Seattle.

  • Jun 12, 2019

Businesses showing discontent with Trump’s trade policies

Business groups are struggling to figure out where to stand in the fast-shifting political climate.

  • Jun 12, 2019

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