BRENTWOOD, Tenn. -- Tractor Supply Company has announced additional steps it is taking to protect the health and safety of its employees and customers.
PHOENIX -- The number of Arizonans out of work and seeking benefits hit yet another new record this past week as the state economy continues to feel the effects of COVID-19.
WASHINGTON -- Genetic tests are the gold standard for detecting COVID-19 infections. New, quicker ones are replacing the original laboratory tests that have to be manually mixed and developed.
LONDON — A pandemic forcing everyone to stay home could be the perfect moment for online grocery services. In practice, they've been struggling to keep up with a surge in orders, highlighting their limited ability to respond to an unprecedented onslaught of demand.
In this issue we get two American brand SUVs to try out, starting with the Chevrolet Traverse. The base price is about $30K, but this is an upgraded High Country version that is supposed to come standard with everything, so it hit a tidy $52,490.
PHOENIX — Saying some landlords are weighing evictions, Gov. Doug Ducey on Monday ordered judges around the state to immediately suspend evictions for commercial tenants affected by the pandemic.
PHOENIX — Arizona caterer Pat Christofolo has been orchestrating high-end events for over a quarter-century: A lavish spread for a wedding dinner back-dropped by red rocks in Sedona, a holiday party for 1,000 in an airplane hangar, mezcal cocktails under the desert sky.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Walgreens is expanding COVID-19 drive-thru testing to 15 sites in seven states, including Arizona, after starting with one location last month.
AUSTIN, Texas — Every day, grocery workers are restocking toilet paper, eggs, produce and canned goods as fast as the items fly off the shelves.
HARRISBURG, Pa. — Tens of thousands of medical workers across the United States are suddenly out of work as operating rooms and doctor's offices go dark, casualties of urgent calls to prioritize coronavirus patients at overwhelmed hospitals and of the economic waves the crisis is churning.
Americans are seeking unemployment benefits at unprecedented levels due to the coronavirus, but many are finding more frustration than relief.
GRANTS PASS, Ore. – This April, Dutch Bros Coffee is supporting medical first responders on the frontlines of the COVID-19 fight with a dedicated giveback program.
COOLIDGE — Business and economic experts from around Arizona and the United States met on Zoom early Friday morning to discuss the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the national and international economy as part of the monthly Pinal Partnership meeting.
PHOENIX – Empty store shelves symbolize the frustrations and fears of the COVID-19 pandemic, with toilet paper, rice, beans and water in scant supply and purchasing limits imposed so more customers have a chance to buy such staples.
PHOENIX — Arizona’s high court on Thursday upheld a $4 pickup and drop-off fee that led Uber and Lyft to threaten to stop serving the Phoenix airport, one of the busiest in the nation.
PHOENIX –– The Arizona Office of Tourism in partnership with the Arizona Commerce Authority Office of Economic Opportunity recently launched a new resource aimed at connecting Arizona’s displaced hospitality workforce with industries that are urgently hiring during the COVID-19 crisis.
TUCSON -- Researchers at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson have invented a new respiratory-assist device that provides fast, safe relief to those who experience difficulty breathing.
PHOENIX – The state is adding $600 to the maximum weekly unemployment benefit of $240, and the first checks should go out as soon as next week, the Arizona Department of Economic Security said Wednesday. The money was added in response to the tidal wave of workers laid off because of the nov…
NEW YORK — Mobile carrier T-Mobile has completed the takeover of smaller rival Sprint, creating a new wireless giant that rivals AT&T and Verizon in size.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — An online meeting that was meant to decide the future of a major coal-fired power plant in New Mexico was derailed Wednesday by a group of young people who interrupted the proceedings by playing rap music laden with racial epithets and posting derogatory messages.
CASA GRANDE — As the coronavirus pandemic changes everyday life for all, newspaper readers can rest easy in the knowledge that holding a printed edition in their hands is safe.
NEW YORK — Some Instacart and Amazon warehouse workers walked off the job Monday demanding greater safeguards against the coronavirus, even as both companies are speed-hiring hundreds of thousands of new workers to handle a surge in delivery orders.
With many businesses closed due to national health issues, finding some entertainment away from home can be scarce, but this isn’t the case for anyone behind the wheel of two American brand muscle cars.
TUCSON -- Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, hospitals across the world are running short on personal protective equipment, including N95 respirators – masks that, unlike surgical masks, fit tightly around the face and are capable of filtering out 95% of airborne particles.
TEMPE -- Every year, Lee McPheters describes the pulse of the economy — which has shown a steady uptick over the past several years for Arizona. McPheters shares his analysis in his role as Research Professor of Economics in the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University and …
NEW YORK — U.S. stocks climbed Monday, led by big gains for health care companies announcing developments that could aid in the coronavirus outbreak.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada business leaders are hoping to leverage their global contacts as a shortcut to get the state medical supplies for fighting the coronavirus, former MGM Resorts International CEO Jim Murren said Monday.
The outbreak of the coronavirus has dealt a shock to the global economy with unprecedented speed. Following are developments on Monday related to the global economy, the work place and the spread of the virus.
BELMAR, N.J. — This is a story about bosses and their workers, in the dark days of COVID-19. It’s also a story about how one good turn deserves another and yet another.
If you hadn't already heard have of Zoom Video Communications, there is a decent chance you’ve made its acquaintance over the past few weeks.
CASA GRANDE -- Gas prices across the nation are still falling amid decreased demand with fewer drivers on the road during the coronavirus epidemic.
DETROIT — President Donald Trump issued an order Friday that seeks to force General Motors to produce ventilators for coronavirus patients under the Defense Production Act.
CASA GRANDE — Banner Health hospitals are carefully monitoring their supply of coronavirus test kits and masks but currently have enough supplies to treat patients.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico's largest city will be investing a half-million dollars to promote businesses that line its stretch of historic Route 66.
The outbreak of the coronavirus has dealt a shock to the global economy with unprecedented speed as it continues to spread across the world. Here is a look at some of the latest developments Thursday related to the global economy, particular economic sectors, and the workplace:
CASA GRANDE — In a time when many local small businesses are struggling, one pizza shop is donating part of its proceeds to help residents in need.
QUINCY, Mass. — Grocery stores across the U.S. are installing protective plastic shields at checkouts to help keep cashiers and shoppers from infecting one another with the coronavirus.
CASA GRANDE — While some local businesses are closing their doors during the coronavirus outbreak, others are in need of more employees just to keep up with demand.
PHOENIX — Gov. Doug Ducey announced a new series of orders, directives and requests Wednesday designed to deal with COVID-19.
NEW YORK — Stocks scored their first back-to-back gains Wednesday since a brutal sell-off began five weeks ago, but much of an early rally faded late in the day as a last-minute dispute threatened to hold up a $2 trillion economic rescue package in Congress.