Herald Business Journal

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.

Europe’s 737 Max test-flight plan highlights rift with FAA

The European Union Aviation Safety Agency also says Boeing’s redesign still has “integrity issues.”

Remember, nothing’s ever free in the credit card business

I’m not impressed with the Apple Card cash-back reward. Here’s why.

Bev’s auto tabs: 45 years, 400 square feet, 3 windows, no a/c

Bev’s granddaughter is moving into the 21st century and a bigger space. But it’ll always be Bev’s place.

Apple unveils a cheaper iPhone and pricing for streaming TV

The price cut underscores the company’s efforts to counteract a sales slump of its flagship product.

  • Sep 10, 2019

Officials spar with senators over plan for mortgage giants

Fannie and Freddie together guarantee roughly half of the $10 trillion U.S. home loan market.

  • Sep 10, 2019

This state agency’s real estate deal would benefit schools

The Department of Natural Resources might swap 27 acres of trees for a commercial parcel in Arlington.

UPS holiday hiring holding steady

But the 100,000 workers will be paid more.

  • Sep 9, 2019

An Everett business park is getting a big new tenant: Amazon

The company will open a new distribution center at the Port of Everett’s Riverside Business Park.

Looking to hire 30,000, Amazon plans nationwide job fairs

Hiring events will take place Sept. 17 in six locations, including Seattle.

  • Sep 9, 2019

British Airways grounds nearly all flights as pilots strike

The carrier flies up to 850 flights a day. The 48-hour strike affects as many as 195,000 passengers.

  • Sep 9, 2019

Park the tractors: This old-fashioned harvest uses horsepower

Palouse group preserves the way farming was done before the internal combustion engine.

  • Sep 9, 2019

Microsoft president chides Facebook

Brad Smith says the social media giant has failed to thwart thieves, terrorists and scoundrels.

  • Sep 8, 2019

Mill Creek University Book Store set to close in October

The CEO cited “a significant rental increase” as a factor in shuttering the Town Center location.

Door explodes in ground test on Boeing 777X at Everett plant

The accident happened Thursday during the final test as part of the plane’s certification by the FAA.

Ex-Boeing official in 737 Max probe won’t turn over documents

Mark Forkner reportedly had suggested to the FAA that MCAS not be included in the pilot manual.

As feds loom, states hit Facebook, Google with new probes

Regulators are examining whether the companies have used their market power to crimp competition.

  • Sep 6, 2019

Trump challenges California power to control auto pollution

Administration opens an antitrust investigation against the state.

  • Sep 6, 2019

Target tells suppliers to pick up cost of China trade tariffs

Target and other national players can more easily squeeze suppliers than smaller retailers.

  • Sep 6, 2019

How the GI Bill changed colleges and universities

The influx of new students in the 1940s and ’50s helped create today’s higher education-industrial complex.