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Virus Outbreak Florida Associated Press
A sign advertises hiring of temporary associates at a Pier 1 store, which is going out of business, on Thursday in Coral Gables, Fla. The home goods retailer  is permanently closing all of its stores.  (Lynne SladkySTF)

Business

Free Hiring slows down again

WASHINGTON – U.S. hiring slowed in July as the coronavirus outbreak worsened, and the government's jobs report offered signs...

August 8, 2020 1:00 am


Business

As program ends, businesses are left in limbo

NEW YORK – Small businesses are in limbo again as the coronavirus outbreak rages and the government's $659 billion relief program...

August 8, 2020 1:00 am

US Alaska Airlines Job Cuts Associated Press
Alaska Airlines said over 300 employees in Anchorage may lose their jobs on Oct. 1.  (Ted S. WarrenSTF)

Business

Free1.2 million more seek aid

August 7, 2020 1:00 am

Japan Earns Toyota Associated Press
 Toyota Motor Corp. said its April-June profit plunged 74% as the pandemic crushed vehicle sales to about half of what the Japanese automaker sold the previous year. (Koji SasaharaSTF)

Business

Toyota profit takes dive as pandemic sinks sales

August 7, 2020 1:00 am

Business

AAA calls for limited autonomous driving

DETROIT – Two tests by AAA during the past two years show that partially automated driving systems don't always function properly,...

August 7, 2020 1:00 am

Business

AEP beats Wall Street projections

COLUMBUS, Ohio – American Electric Power Co. on Thursday reported second-quarter earnings of $520.8 million.

August 7, 2020 1:00 am

Business

Nintendo sees big profits in quarter

TOKYO – Nintendo Co.'s profit multiplied more than sixfold in April-June as people stuck at home during the pandemic turned to...

August 7, 2020 1:00 am

Breitingers Walt and Alex Breitinger

Business

Column: Corn prices tumble

August 7, 2020 1:49 pm