Talking Biz News

Talking Biz News Today — Dec. 30, 2019

Some of Monday’s top business news stories: Associated Press As robots take over warehousing, workers pushed to adapt, by Matt O’Brien Calif. vastly expands digital privacy. Will people use it?, by Rachel Lerman Fortune...

California daily ends print publication

A local California daily, Martinez News-Gazette has ceased print publication. The Associated Press reported the news: One of the longest-running newspapers in California printed its final edition on Sunday, ending 161 years of publishing...

Talking Biz News Today — Dec. 27, 2019

Some of Friday’s top business news stories: Associated Press Markets in 2019: record stocks, lower rates, so-so IPOs, by Alex Veiga Court: Airline’s workers can’t sue as class in pay dispute, by David Porter...

Talking Biz News Today — Dec. 26, 2019

Some of Thursday’s top business news stories: Associated Press Rust Belt region banks on becoming hub for electric vehicles, by John Seewer Wildfires cause turmoil in CA property insurance market, by Ken Sweet, Sarah...

Will 2020 have more news payers?

News outlets promoted their work on various online platforms, hoping to bring readers and advertisers back to their own websites. However, ad dollars have largely flowed to Facebook and Google, according to reports. But...

Talking Biz News Today — Dec. 24, 2019

Some of Tuesday’s top business news stories: Associated Press Sports betting giant DraftKings plans merger, to go public, by Philip Marcelo Businesses facing new overtime rules in new year, by Joyce M. Rosenberg Fortune...

Coverage: Boeing replaces CEO

Boeing has fired its chief executive Dennis Muilenburg, replacing him with chairman David Calhoun to take over in two weeks. Cathy Bussewitz and David Koenig reported the news for the AP: Boeing ousted CEO...