Business, Logistics, Private

Tyson Foods to Close Four Chicken Processing Plants

Tyson Foods Inc. is closing four chicken processing plants as it looks to lower costs.

Michelle Chapman | Associated Press
August 7, 2023
Government, Business, Technology, Fuel

Lordstown Motors Files for Bankruptcy Protection

Commercial electric vehicle startup Lordstown Motors Corp. has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection nearly two months after it warned that it was in danger of failing.

Michelle Chapman | Associated Press
June 27, 2023
Business, Technology

New York Tesla Workers Launch Campaign to Organize Union

NEW YORK — Tesla workers at a factory in New York are launching a campaign to organize a union.

Michelle Chapman | Associated Press
February 14, 2023
Business, Technology, Fuel

New GM Division to Make EV Chargers

General Motors, which plans to go almost entirely electric by 2035, is creating a new energy division that will produce chargers for electric vehicles, as well as solar panels and other energy-related technology for homes and businesses.

Michelle Chapman | Associated Press
October 11, 2022

Home Depot Posts Record Profit, Revenue

Home Depot is seeing sustained demand for goods related to home improvement projects despite soaring prices and mortgage rates for homes.

Michelle Chapman | Associated Press
August 16, 2022
Business, Technology

Broadcom to Buy VMware for $61 Billion

Computer chip and software maker Broadcom will spend about $61 billion to acquire the cloud technology company VMware, one of the biggest deals of the year despite rising inflation and economic uncertainty.

Michelle Chapman | Associated Press
May 26, 2022
Business, Logistics

Home Depot Overcomes Slow Start to Year, Rising Home Prices

Home Depot’s first-quarter sales improved despite a slow spring start, and the home improvement chain raised its full-year guidance.

Michelle Chapman | Associated Press
May 17, 2022
Government, Business, Technology, Autonomous

Elon Musk to Join Twitter’s Board

Elon Musk is joining Twitter’s board of directors a day after disclosing that the Tesla CEO took a 9% stake in the social media platform.

Michelle Chapman | Associated Press
April 5, 2022
Business, Equipment

Caterpillar Pushes Through Supply Constraints in Strong Q4

Caterpillar’s sales surged in the final quarter of the year despite ongoing disruptions in the global supply chain that have hit almost every sector of the economy.

Michelle Chapman | Associated Press
January 28, 2022
Business, Fuel

Profitable Exxon, Chevron Emerge as Global Economy Rebounds

ExxonMobil reversed the losses it suffered last year during the pandemic with a $6.75 billion third-quarter profit as demand pushes the price for a barrel of crude past $80 for the first time in years.

Michelle Chapman | Associated Press
October 29, 2021