Herald Business Journal

Tech companies lead another steep sell-off in US stocks

The Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 erased their gains for the year.

  • Oct 24, 2018

Boeing’s surprisingly good 3rd quarter sends stock price up

On a day when the broader markets were down sharply, the airplane maker impressed investors.

Blue-collar women missing out on America’s economic wave

“If you don’t have (a college) degree, you better be a guy,” an economist says.

  • Oct 23, 2018

iPhone XR makes the right trade-offs for a cheaper price

It lacks the XS’ high-resolution screen and dual-lens camera, but you’ll save at least $250.

  • Oct 23, 2018

Americans who don’t have a bank account at lowest level ever

It’s a sign that the economic fortunes of the country’s most vulnerable people continues to improve.

  • Oct 23, 2018

Second Sprouts grocery location planned for Snohomish County

Sprouts Farmers Markets plans to open a new store early next year, in Lynnwood.

Help is wanted at Paine Field’s new passenger terminal

You can’t yet book a commercial flight from Everett, but you can apply for a job there.

After buying velcro flags, uniforms and insignia pins, longtime customer David Edwards (right) shakes hands Wednesday with Shawn Winters, grandson of owners Jerry and Donna Winters, at Ed’s Surplus & Marine in Lynnwood. Ed’s is closing Oct. 31 after 50 years in business. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Ed’s Surplus closing: ‘This is like losing a dear ol’ friend’

The 50-year Lynnwood landmark, which sells bait, gear and military items, is going to online sales only.

After buying velcro flags, uniforms and insignia pins, longtime customer David Edwards (right) shakes hands Wednesday with Shawn Winters, grandson of owners Jerry and Donna Winters, at Ed’s Surplus & Marine in Lynnwood. Ed’s is closing Oct. 31 after 50 years in business. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

As Trump rails, US allies take lead in changing trade rules

The question is how to fix the World Trade Organization.

  • Oct 22, 2018

Another step for health plans that don’t cover pre-existing conditions

This guardrail was intended to protect consumers.

  • Oct 22, 2018

UK’s May pleads for support, says Brexit deal is almost done

She said there is just “one real sticking point left” — the border between Northern Ireland and Ireland.

  • Oct 22, 2018

Saudi prince’s future put to the test at investment forum

The Future Investment Initiative kicks off Tuesday.

  • Oct 22, 2018

Traffic concerns linger as new Pilot J nears grand opening

A traffic study estimated the addition of 3,465 trips to the new Pilot Travel Center at Highway 530.

Bombardier sues Mitsubishi in over aircraft trade secrets

The suit alleges that Mitsubishi and Seattle’s AeroTEC hired about 92 former Bombardier personnel.

Florida Panhandle medical care on life support after Michael

Only emergency room services are available at Panama City’s two major hospitals.

  • Oct 20, 2018

There is a lot at stake in Harvard admissions lawsuit

The trial of the civil lawsuit against Harvard University began this week in Boston’s Federal District Court. It is not a jury trial but will… Continue reading

  • Oct 20, 2018

Japan orders maker to fix questionable quake shock absorbers

The equipment is designed to absorb earthquake shakings.

  • Oct 19, 2018

Patagonia endorses Democrats Tester, Rosen in Senate races

Outdoor clothing giant Patagonia jumped into two competitive Senate races Friday, endorsing Democrats Jon Tester of Montana… Continue reading

  • Oct 19, 2018

Trump wants to cut red tape, hasten water projects in West

On his list is the Columbia River Basin system in the Pacific Northwest.

  • Oct 19, 2018

Return to sender: Postal union warns of fallout if US leaves

“It will have dramatic consequences for American consumers,” an agency official says.

  • Oct 19, 2018