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Thursday, Oct 3, 2019 at 11:00 AM PDT

Bed Bath & Beyond to Close 60 Stores by End of 2019

Bed Bath & Beyond to Close 60 Stores by End of 2019

Bed Bath & Beyond will close 60 stores by the end of fiscal 2019, the company announced in an earnings call Wednesday. It previously estimated it would shutter 40 stores. Interim CEO Mary Winston said the...

Thursday, Oct 3, 2019 at 10:47 AM PDT

Prepare for Higher Airfares Because of Trump Admin. Tariffs on Airbus Planes

Prepare for Higher Airfares Because of Trump Admin. Tariffs on Airbus Planes

The U.S. on Wednesday announced tariffs on Airbus planes after winning a World Trade Organization dispute over subsidies received by the aircraft manufacturer, and travelers may end up paying higher airfare as a...

Thursday, Oct 3, 2019 at 10:23 AM PDT

A Look at Fast Food Restaurants Serving Up Plant-Based Meat

A Look at Fast Food Restaurants Serving Up Plant-Based Meat

A number of fast-food chains have introduced plant-based meat alternatives in recent months, partnering with meatless companies Beyond Meat or Impossible Foods. They are reacting to consumers' increased...

Wednesday, Oct 2, 2019 at 04:20 PM PDT

US Tariffs on EU Goods Would Include Cheese, Wine, Aircraft

US Tariffs on EU Goods Would Include Cheese, Wine, Aircraft

The Trump administration plans to impose tariffs on $7.5 billion worth of European imports _ from gouda cheese to single-malt whiskey to large aircraft _ beginning Oct. 18 to retaliate against illegal European...

Wednesday, Oct 2, 2019 at 12:34 PM PDT

FAA Orders Inspections of Some Older Boeing Jets for ‘Structural Cracks’

FAA Orders Inspections of Some Older Boeing Jets for ‘Structural Cracks’

The Federal Aviation Administration is ordering airlines that fly some Boeing 737 NG jets to inspect them for “structural cracks,” the agency said Wednesday. The order comes after cracks were discovered on some...

Wednesday, Oct 2, 2019 at 07:39 PM PDT

Reports Say Boeing Insider Filed Safety Complaint About Max

Reports Say Boeing Insider Filed Safety Complaint About Max

A Boeing engineer filed an internal complaint alleging that company managers rejected a backup system that might have alerted pilots to problems linked to two deadly crashes involving the 737 Max jet, according...

Wednesday, Oct 2, 2019 at 10:53 AM PDT

Map Shows the Forever 21 Stores That May Close by Year's End

Map Shows the Forever 21 Stores That May Close by Year's End

Forever 21 on Tuesday released a list of the nearly 180 locations it could potentially close as part of its bankruptcy proceedings. When the apparel retailer filed for bankruptcy on Sunday evening, it said...

Tuesday, Oct 1, 2019 at 10:14 PM PDT

Johnson & Johnson Settles With 2 Ohio Counties Over Opioids

Johnson & Johnson Settles With 2 Ohio Counties Over Opioids

Johnson & Johnson on Tuesday announced it had reached an agreement worth more than $20 million with two Ohio counties, becoming the latest company to settle a lawsuit to get out of the first federal trial...

Tuesday, Oct 1, 2019 at 12:32 PM PDT

UPS Gets Government Approval to Become a Drone Airline

UPS Gets Government Approval to Become a Drone Airline

UPS has won government approval to operate a nationwide fleet of drones, which will let the company expand deliveries on hospital campuses and move it one step closer to making deliveries to consumers. Many...

Tuesday, Oct 1, 2019 at 10:13 AM PDT

Zuckerberg Blasts Elizabeth Warren’s Plan to Break Up Facebook and Says It’s an ‘Existential’ Threat

Zuckerberg Blasts Elizabeth Warren’s Plan to Break Up Facebook and Says It’s an ‘Existential’ Threat

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg addressed the company’s challenges in two hours of leaked audio from internal meetings published in part by The Verge on Tuesday. The audio from two July Q&A meetings with...

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