Herald Business Journal

Here’s how to retire to a rich life as an entrepreneur

Start with your passion, but make sure it’s bankable.

US finds contaminant in popular heartburn drug

For now, the Food and Drug Administration said patients can continue taking their medications.

  • Sep 13, 2019

No Steves at Adam & Eve

Man sues NC adult sex toy store company for discrimination

  • Sep 13, 2019

Enforcement of groupthink threatens higher education

There is a fundamental contradiction in treating students as consumers.

Give up Starbucks for a month and earn $1,000

You can still drink coffee, it just has to be local instead of corporate.

  • Sep 13, 2019

Lawmakers asking 4 big tech companies for documents in probe

Google, Facebook, Amazon and Apple say they’ll cooperate with the investigation of their market dominance.

  • Sep 13, 2019

House leaders want to talk to employees who worked on 737 Max

Rep. Rick Larsen and Oregon Rep. DeFazio formally requested interviews with several Boeing workers.

To spur investment, marijuana businesses want rules eased

Another group has proposed a low-interest loan program, to help women- and minority-owned startups.

Facebook expands new tool aiming to shrink ‘news deserts’

Some 1,800 newspapers have closed in the United States over the past 15 years.

  • Sep 12, 2019

US, China exchange goodwill gesture ahead of trade talks

Mid-level U.S. and Chinese negotiators will meet next week or the week after.

  • Sep 12, 2019

Groupon could be looking to acquire Yelp

Shareholders are unhappy with Groupon’s financial performance and stock price.

  • Sep 12, 2019

Air Force finds another problem with Boeing’s KC-46 tanker

Cargo locks on the bottom of the floor of the Everett-built aircraft became unlocked during a recent flight.

737 Max return to service might be ‘phased,’ CEO concedes

Europe’s air safety regulator is concerned about the plane’s certification process.

Columbia River barge lock to return to service Sept. 30

The navigation lock was closed Sept. 5 after operators detected problems and further investigation revealed cracked concrete.

  • Sep 12, 2019

Inslee passes up a chance to confront corporate ‘blackmail’

The governor skipped a meeting about tax breaks he said Boeing squeezed out of the state.

Apple takes on Netflix with a $5-a-month streaming service

Pricing products well below the competition is off-brand for the tech giant.

  • Sep 11, 2019

Government plans to ban flavors used in e-cigarettes

“We can’t allow people to get sick and we can’t have our youth be so affected,” President Donald Trump says.

  • Sep 11, 2019

Oilman and corporate raider T. Boone Pickens dies at 91

Later in life, he switched his focus from drilling for oil to renewable wind power, with little success.

  • Sep 11, 2019

Trump delays China tariff increase as trade talks approach

Negotiators from the two countries are due to meet in Washington in the coming weeks.

Boeing 737 Max jet to face separate test by EU regulators

The possible requirement of new equipment would significantly complicate the plane’s return to service.