• By Miami Herald   -   Jan 15, 2019

    NETFLIX, UNITEDHEALTH AND EDWARDS CLIMB; WELLS FARGO DIPS

    Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Tuesday: Netflix Inc., up $21.70 to $354.64 The video streaming company said it will...

    U.S.
  • By Miami Herald   -   Jan 15, 2019

    BANK OFFERS NO-INTEREST LOANS FOR SOME AFFECTED BY SHUTDOWN

    A bank in Connecticut says it will offer no-interest loans to any federal workers who are working and not being paid during the partial...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Jan 15, 2019

    TELEMEDICINE COMPANY: NORTH DAKOTA BILL LIMITS SERVICES

    A company that provides clinical health care via phone is opposed to legislation in North Dakota that would restrict telemedicine services....

    Health
  • By Miami Herald   -   Jan 15, 2019

    FILING: OXYCONTIN MAKER FORECAST ‘BLIZZARD OF PRESCRIPTIONS'

    A member of the family that owns OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma told people at the prescription opioid painkiller's launch party in...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Jan 15, 2019

    GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN DELAYS HARASSMENT TRAINING IN OREGON

    The partial federal government shutdown reached the Oregon State Capitol on Tuesday, when training by a federal agency for lawmakers...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Jan 15, 2019

    NY TO BAN GENDER IDENTITY DISCRIMINATION, ANTI-GAY THERAPY

    Lawmakers in New York state voted Tuesday to ban gay conversion therapy and add gender identity and expression to the state's anti-discrimination...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Jan 15, 2019

    NEBRASKA STATE TAX COLLECTIONS BELOW PROJECTIONS IN DECEMBER

    Nebraska state government collected less tax revenue than expected in December. The Nebraska Department of Revenue reported Tuesday...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Jan 15, 2019

    THE LATEST: US CRITICIZES IRAN'S ATTEMPTED SATELLITE LAUNCH

    The latest on Iran's failed satellite launch into orbit on Tuesday : 1:55 a.m. The U.S. State Department is condemning Iran's failed...

    U.S.
  • By Miami Herald   -   Jan 15, 2019

    DEFENSE INTEL REPORT FUELS WORRIES OF CHINA ATTACK ON TAIWAN

    Amid increasing tensions with Beijing, the Pentagon on Tuesday released a new report that lays out U.S. concerns about China's growing...

    U.S.
  • By Miami Herald   -   Jan 15, 2019

    MILWAUKEE HOSPITAL TO PAY $360K FOR IMPROPER WASTE DISPOSAL

    Wisconsin's attorney general says a Milwaukee hospital will pay $360,000 to settle a lawsuit for improperly disposing of pharmaceutical...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Jan 15, 2019

    HOW MAJOR US STOCK INDEXES FARED TUESDAY

    U.S. stocks rallied to their highest level in more than a month on Tuesday after China's government moved to inject more life into...

    U.S., Economy
  • By Miami Herald   -   Jan 15, 2019

    SUPER BOWL PLANNERS: SHUTDOWN BRINGS ‘UNCHARTED TERRITORY'

    A day after travelers waited nearly 90 minutes in snail-speed security lines at the world's busiest airport, Atlanta's mayor is concerned...

    Travel, World, Bowling, Super Bowl
  • By Miami Herald   -   Jan 15, 2019

    AUDIT: CONSULTANTS HOLD KEY JOBS IN HONOLULU RAIL AGENCY

    The state auditor's second report on Honolulu's over-budget rail line says consultants working for private contractors hold key senior...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Jan 15, 2019

    SUBSTITUTE TEACHER PROVES POPULAR OPTION FOR FURLOUGHED FEDS

    Hundreds of furloughed federal workers in northern Virginia are applying for substitute teaching jobs in as they wait out the longest...

    U.S.
  • By Miami Herald   -   Jan 15, 2019

    THE LATEST: NEW MEXICO'S FILM INCENTIVES ON THE AGENDA

    The Latest on New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham's first State of the State address : 2:38 p.m. New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Jan 15, 2019

    MAJOR PEPSI BOTTLER IN ALABAMA SUES OVER TERRITORY

    One of the nation's largest Pepsi bottlers has filed suit against PepsiCo over its franchise territory. The Birmingham-based Buffalo...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Jan 15, 2019

    PRITZKER RESTORES WAGE INCREASES, SIGNS PAY-EQUITY ORDER

    Gov. J.B. Pritzker used his first full day in office to restore frozen wage increases for unionized state employees. The Democrat also...

    Democrats
  • By Miami Herald   -   Jan 15, 2019

    WOLF BEGINS SECOND TERM AS PENNSYLVANIA GOVERNOR

    Gov. Tom Wolf kicked off his second term Tuesday with a call for Pennsylvanians to work together to build a stronger, fairer and more...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Jan 15, 2019

    LAWMAKERS ASK UTILITY TO HALT RATE HIKE AFTER GAS EXPLOSIONS

    Members of Massachusetts' congressional delegation are criticizing Columbia Gas for planning a rate hike on Merrimack Valley customers...

    U.S.
  • By Miami Herald   -   Jan 15, 2019

    NORTH CAROLINA OFFICIALS SAY JOB TALKS WITH APPLE CONTINUE

    Business recruiters say they're still in talks with Apple over bringing more jobs to North Carolina. The state's main recruiting arms...