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Stores Kick Off Black Friday but Pandemic Woes Linger

Stores Kick Off Black Friday but Pandemic Woes Linger

BUSINESS | By Anne d'Innocenzio | Nov 26, 2021

Retailers are expected to usher in the unofficial start to the holiday shopping season Friday with bigger crowds than last year in a closer step toward normalcy

Holiday Season Moves into High Gear but Challenges Remain

Holiday Season Moves into High Gear but Challenges Remain

BUSINESS | Nov 25, 2021

Buoyed by solid hiring, healthy pay gains and substantial savings, shoppers are returning to stores and splurging on all types of items.

Americans Are Spending but Inflation Casts Pall Over Economy

Americans Are Spending but Inflation Casts Pall Over Economy

BUSINESS | Nov 25, 2021

Americans are doing the main thing that drives the U.S. economy — spending — but accelerating inflation is casting a pall.

A Call for Companies to Engage in Global LGBTQ Corporate Responsibility

A Call for Companies to Engage in Global LGBTQ Corporate Responsibility

BUSINESS | Nov 23, 2021

Multinational corporations have a responsibility to advocate for LGBTQ human rights around the world, one researcher suggests.

Trans Netflix Workers Drop Labor Complaint but One Resigns

Trans Netflix Workers Drop Labor Complaint but One Resigns

BUSINESS | Nov 23, 2021

Two former Netflix employees who criticized anti-transgender comments on Dave Chappelle's TV special are dropping labor complaints and one has resigned from the company.

Target to Keep Stores Closed on Thanksgiving for Good

Target to Keep Stores Closed on Thanksgiving for Good

BUSINESS | By Anne D'Innocenzio | Nov 22, 2021

Target will no longer open its stores on Thanksgiving Day, making permanent a shift to the unofficial start of the holiday season.

Pfizer Agrees to Let Other Companies Make Its COVID Pill

Pfizer Agrees to Let Other Companies Make Its COVID Pill

BUSINESS | By Maria Cheng | Nov 16, 2021

Pfizer has signed a deal to allow other manufacturers to make its experimental COVID-19 pill.

Alzheimer's Drug Cited as Medicare Premium Jumps by $21.60

Alzheimer's Drug Cited as Medicare Premium Jumps by $21.60

BUSINESS | By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Nov 13, 2021

Medicare's "Part B" outpatient premium will jump by $21.60 a month in 2022, one of the largest increases ever. Officials said Friday a new Alzheimer's drug is responsible for about half of that.

Heavy Burden for Consumers as Holidays Near: Soaring Prices

Heavy Burden for Consumers as Holidays Near: Soaring Prices

BUSINESS | By Christopher Rugaber | Nov 11, 2021

A worsening surge of inflation for such bedrock necessities as food, rent, autos and heating oil is setting Americans up for a financially difficult Thanksgiving and holiday shopping season.

Democrats Sell Infrastructure Bill, Push for Biden Backup

Democrats Sell Infrastructure Bill, Push for Biden Backup

BUSINESS | By Will Weissert, Thomas Beaumont and Heather Hollingsworth | Nov 11, 2021

Democratic pols are selling Biden's infrastructure bill, and are looking to the President for back-up.

Explainer: Why US Inflation Is so High, and When It May Ease

Explainer: Why US Inflation Is so High, and When It May Ease

BUSINESS | By Paul Wiseman | Nov 11, 2021

Inflation is spiraling. What can be done?

BBC Steps Away from Workplace Diversity Program

BBC Steps Away from Workplace Diversity Program

BUSINESS | By Kilian Melloy | Nov 10, 2021

The BBC is the latest major employer to step away from a diversity workplace program in the UK, citing a need to ensure its objectivity with respect to the LGBTQ+ advocacy group behind the program.

No Joke: Comedians, Cannabis Companies Push Pot Legalization

No Joke: Comedians, Cannabis Companies Push Pot Legalization

BUSINESS | By Jennifer Peltz | Nov 10, 2021

Big cannabis companies are backing a new, celebrity-infused campaign to enlist marijuana users to pressure members of Congress to legalize pot nationwide.

Appeals Court Stays Vaccine Mandate on Larger Businesses

Appeals Court Stays Vaccine Mandate on Larger Businesses

BUSINESS | Nov 7, 2021

A federal appeals court on Saturday temporarily halted the Biden administration's vaccine requirement for businesses with 100 or more workers.

U.S. Employers Shrugged off Virus and Stepped Up Hiring

U.S. Employers Shrugged off Virus and Stepped Up Hiring

BUSINESS | By Christopher Rugaber | Nov 6, 2021

America's employers accelerated their hiring last month, adding a solid 531,000 jobs in a sign that the recovery from the pandemic recession is overcoming a virus-induced slowdown.

London Calling: United Airlines Adds 5 Direct US Flights

London Calling: United Airlines Adds 5 Direct US Flights

BUSINESS | Oct 31, 2021

United Airlines will have 22 direct flights between the U.S. and London by spring 2022, include a all-new flight from Boston.

Facebook Rebrands as Meta to Emphasize 'Metaverse' Vision

Facebook Rebrands as Meta to Emphasize 'Metaverse' Vision

BUSINESS | By Barbara Ortutay | Oct 31, 2021

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said his company is rebranding itself as Meta in an effort to encompass its virtual-reality vision for the future — what Zuckerberg calls the " metaverse."

Watch: Doritos Unveils LGBTQ+ Themed 'Day of the Dead' Ad

Watch: Doritos Unveils LGBTQ+ Themed 'Day of the Dead' Ad

BUSINESS | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 30, 2021

Doritos has a new Spanish-language ad for the "Day of the Dead" that features a surprise from the Other Side: A deceased relative returns in spirit form to introduce his male partner to the family.

Judge Rejects Challenge to Southwest's Vaccine Mandate

Judge Rejects Challenge to Southwest's Vaccine Mandate

BUSINESS | Oct 27, 2021

A federal judge has rejected a bid by pilots to block Southwest Airlines from imposing a vaccine mandate.

Vaccine Mandates Create Conflict with Defiant Workers

Vaccine Mandates Create Conflict with Defiant Workers

BUSINESS | By David Sharp, Mike Catalini, and Stefanie Dazio | Oct 24, 2021

A small but significant number of American workers are deciding whether to quit their jobs and careers in defiance of what they consider intrusive edicts that affect their freedoms.

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