James Harrison, the owner of a Phoenix-based specialty construction firm, employs three workers protected by an Obama-era immigration program that the Trump administration took steps Tuesday to eliminate...
Gap Inc. plans to shift its focus to its growing Old Navy and Athleta stores, and away from the Gap and Banana Republic brands.
The company said Wednesday it will close about 200 Gap and Banana Republic...
Tuesday, Sep 5, 2017 at 09:48 PM EDT
Chipotle Says Queso Will Fill Gap in Menu, Boost Sales
Chipotle hopes its new queso dip will satisfy its customers' cravings — and help reinvigorate sales that have been hurt by food scares.
The Mexican food chain said it will begin offering all-natural warm...
Danish toy maker Lego, which has a main office in Enfield, Connecticut, says it will cut 1,400 jobs, or about 8 percent of its global workforce, after reporting a decline in sales and profits in the first...
Tuesday, Sep 5, 2017 at 12:45 AM EDT
Storied NY Tabloid Daily News Sold to Tribune Spin Off
Newspaper publisher Tronc has acquired the Daily News, a storied New York tabloid newspaper that won a Pulitzer Prize this year but has been buffeted by the changing media environment.
Chicago-based Tronc Inc.,...
Video streaming player pioneer Roku is going public, hoping to raise money to expand into more households and fend off competitive threats from bigger technology companies.
Roku listed a $100 million fundraisi...
U.S. job growth slowed in August as employers added 156,000 jobs, still enough to suggest that most businesses remain confident in an economy now in its ninth year of recovery from the Great Recession.
Thursday, Aug 31, 2017 at 05:01 PM EDT
US Awards Contracts for Concrete Prototypes of Trump's Wall
The Trump administration has taken another step toward building a wall on the U.S. border with Mexico, even as funding for the project remains in question.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection announced Thursday...
Thursday, Aug 31, 2017 at 12:12 PM EDT
Trump Policies on Immigrants, Tariff Could Hurt Harvey Help
During President Donald Trump's visit to hurricane ravaged Corpus Christie in Texas he pledged to provide immediate recovery assistance, "We are going to get you back and operating immediately," but economists...
Thursday, Aug 31, 2017 at 03:26 PM EDT
Wells Fargo Says 3.5 Million Accounts Involved in Scandal
The scope of Wells Fargo's fake accounts scandal grew significantly on Thursday, with the bank now saying that 3.5 million accounts were potentially opened without customers' permission between 2009 and 2016....
NBC Connecticut, together with Travelers and Hoffman Auto Group are joining forces for the 2017 Supporting Our Schools drive. All proceeds will benefit students and schools affiliated with the Boys & Girls Clubs... Read more
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