ap

Business News

The Slack app icon is displayed on a computer screen, Wednesday, Dec 2, 2020, in Tokyo. In a deal announced Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2020, business software pioneer Salesforce.com is buying work-chatting service Slack for $27.7 billion in a deal aimed at giving the two companies a better shot at competing against longtime industry powerhouse Microsoft. (AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato)
Salesforce buying work-chat service Slack for $27.7 billionBusiness software pioneer Salesforce
The Associated Press6 hours ago
FILE - In this Oct. 15, 2020, file photo  Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos speaks at the Phoenix International Academy in Phoenix. In a veiled swing at President-elect Joe Biden's education plans DeVos on Tuesday, Dec. 1, blasted the push for free college as a “socialist takeover of higher education” that could damage the nation's economy. (AP Photo/Matt York, File)
DeVos says free college amounts to a 'socialist takeover'Education Secretary Betsy DeVos is taking a veiled swing at President-elect Joe Biden
The Associated Press7 hours ago
FILE - In this Nov. 10, 2020, file photo the sun rises behind the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington. The Supreme Court seemed concerned Tuesday, Dec. 1, about the impact of siding with food giants Nestle and Cargill and ending a lawsuit that claims they knowingly bought cocoa beans from farms in Africa that used child slave labor. The court was hearing arguments in the case by phone because of the coronavirus pandemic. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)
Nestle, Cargill at high court in child labor caseThe Supreme Court seemed concerned Tuesday about the impact of siding with food giants Nestle and Cargill and ending a lawsuit that claims they knowingly bought cocoa beans from farms in Africa that used child slave labor
The Associated Press7 hours ago
FILE - In this July 6, 2019, file photo, a woman views the memorial site for seven bikers who were killed in a collision while riding with the Jarheads Motorcycle Club June 2019, in Randolph, N.H. The National Transportation Safety Board found Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2020, a pickup driver’s drug use was the reason he crashed last year into the oncoming group of motorcyclists in New Hampshire, leading to the death of the bikers.   (Paul Hayes/Caledonian-Record via AP, File)
NTSB: Safety processes failed in crash that killed 7 bikersFederal investigators say systems meant to keep motorists safe failed to prevent a pickup driver on drugs from causing a 2019 crash in New Hampshire that killed seven motorcyclists
The Associated Press8 hours ago
Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar leaves the White House Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Pushed to rush, FDA head says feds will get vaccine 'right' The head of the agency responsible for authorizing COVID-19 vaccines says it will take the time needed to get the vaccine right
The Associated Press8 hours ago
Neera Tanden who President-elect Joe Biden nominated to serve as Director of the Office of Management and Budget listens as Biden speaks at The Queen theater, Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2020, in Wilmington, Del. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
The Latest: Biden inaugural committee limits donors to $500KThe committee raising money for President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration will take contributions from individual donors of as much as $500,000 and from corporations of as much as $1 million
The Associated Press9 hours ago
Chairman Mike Crapo, R-Idaho, listens as Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, not pictured, testify during a Senate Banking Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, on Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2020, in Washington. (Al Drago/The New York Times via AP, Pool)
Mnuchin defends shut down of Fed emergency loan programsTreasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is defending his decision to close down a number of emergency Federal Reserve loan programs at a time when coronavirus cases are surging
The Associated Press10 hours ago
More Business News
This component is currently unavailable.
AdChoices