Business

Big plastic user Japan fights waste ahead of G-20 summit

Jun 26, 2019

Japan, host of the Group of 20 Summit this weekend, hopes to lead the world in reducing plastic waste

Port Authority seeking fare, toll hikes across New York area

Jun 25, 2019

Get ready to spend more money to cross bridges, ride trains and take taxis to New York-area airports

Minnesota appeals court orders hearing on PolyMet permit

Jun 25, 2019

A district court must determine if state environmental regulators improperly sought to suppress a federal agency's serious concerns about the pollution risks arising from a proposed copper-nickel mine in northern Minnesota

Former Arkansas lawmaker pleads guilty in corruption cases

Jun 25, 2019

A former Arkansas lawmaker who is the governor's nephew has pleaded guilty to accepting bribes and filing a false tax return, part of an agreement with federal prosecutors in a sprawling corruption probe

Rays owner says shared season with Montreal is best option

Jun 25, 2019

Rays owner says shared season with Montreal is best option, and he asks for 'open minds'

PG&E's lenders offer billions, new name to rebrand utility

Jun 25, 2019

Pacific Gas & Electric's key lenders have offered a $30 billion plan to pull the utility out of bankruptcy, give the tarnished company a new name

Deal lets luxury Montana ski club keeps its liquor licenses

Jun 25, 2019

An ultra-exclusive Montana ski resort that counts Bill Gates and Justin Timberlake as members is paying the state $370,000 so it can keep its liquor licenses

NY government watchdog fired after sexual misconduct probe

Jun 25, 2019

The leader of a New York state office that focuses on government transparency has been fired after being accused of sexual harassment and misconduct

Possible outcome of Trump-Xi meeting: A truce in trade war

Jun 25, 2019

Possible outcome of Trump-Xi meeting: A truce in trade war that avoids an escalation of tariffs

FedEx sues US government over export rules in Huawei case

Jun 25, 2019

FedEx is suing the U.S. government over export rules aimed to block technology shipments to some foreign companies including China's Huawei

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