Herald Business Journal

US, Mexico officials to begin talks over tariffs, border

It is unclear what more Mexico can do — and what will be enough — to satisfy the president.

  • Jun 3, 2019

Waterfront faceoff: ‘This doesn’t have to be a zero-sum game’

Two companies promise to bring Seattle maritime business, but the Port of Everett has other ideas.

FDA: Sampling finds toxic nonstick compounds in some food

There are nearly 5,000 varieties of PFAS, which DuPont created in 1938.

  • Jun 3, 2019

Far-reaching NTSB probe focuses on 737 Max certification

The investigation into Boeing and the FAA is more extensive than has previously been reported.

Russia demands Tinder give user data to secret services

Tinder will have to cooperate or face being completely blocked in the country.

  • Jun 3, 2019

Huawei retaliation? China draws up list of ‘unreliables’

Move follows additional measures this week that deepen the bite of U.S. sanctions on the firm.

  • Jun 3, 2019

Reports: Justice Dept. preparing antitrust probe of Google

The search giant was fined a record $2.72 billion by European regulators in 2017.

  • Jun 3, 2019

This Arlington company was hired to ‘cool’ the Patriots’ jets

Commercial Aircraft Interiors has been making airplane cabins look brand new since 2003.

U.S. firms are in line of fire of tariffs aimed at Mexico

5% duty on the $346.5 billion of goods imported from Mexico translates into $17 billion in tariffs.

  • Jun 3, 2019

Boeing warns of potential wing problems in some 737 aircraft

Potential problems discovered in one batch of “slat tracks” produced by a supplier.

  • Jun 2, 2019

Trump’s Mexican tariffs ‘not a trade matter,’ Mulvaney says

Trump’s proposal to place an initial 5% levy on Mexican goods this month could rise to 25% by October.

  • Jun 2, 2019

Will employers test for weed once legal in Illinois?

Some employers might start turning a blind eye. But don’t keep a pipe at your desk just yet.

  • Jun 2, 2019

7 sneaky ways restaurants get you to spend more

Restaurateurs and menu engineers have nearly perfected the psychology.

  • Jun 2, 2019

Am I a natural-born saver?

How playing blackjack proved that my fetish for saving money is coded into my DNA.

Electric car batteries can catch fire days after an accident

New technology also is turning into a safety challenge for first responders.

  • Jun 1, 2019

Seoul: North Korea confirms African swine fever outbreak

The disease is harmless to humans but for pigs is fatal, and there is no known cure or vaccine.

  • Jun 1, 2019

Union warns Disney World fire department is understaffed

The union is accused of airing concerns to increase pressure as it negotiates a new contract.

  • Jun 1, 2019

US holds CBD hearing as fans, sellers await legal clarity

“There is mass confusion in the marketplace.”

  • Jun 1, 2019

Year-round sales of gasoline mixed with 15% ethanol OK’d

Court challenges are expected.

  • Jun 1, 2019

We can’t fix student loans without addressing college costs

Billionaire Robert F. Smith’s gift was marvelous, but generosity and new taxes aren’t the solution.