March 01, 2017

NEW YORK — Fed up with paying for cable the traditional way? You may soon be able to subscribe to it over the internet with ... YouTube.

The Google-owned site, known for cat videos and do-it-yourself makeup tutorials, is the latest company to offer a version of cable that looks and feels more…

Local JCPenney unlikely to be closed

February 28, 2017

The JCPenney in Golden East Crossing mall appears to be one of the company’s stores that will be saved after recent reports of the longtime department store chain’s plans to close up to 140 stores.

Reports said JCPenney will be offering buyouts to 6,000 workers as the retail…

SpaceX to fly two people around moon next year

February 28, 2017

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — SpaceX said Monday it will fly two people to the moon next year, a feat not attempted since NASA’s Apollo heyday close to half a century ago.

Tech billionaire Elon Musk — the company’s founder and chief executive officer — announced the…

Flu season slams small businesses

February 27, 2017

NEW YORK — The flu season has slammed many small businesses, weakening already thin staffing levels and forcing some owners to scramble to cover shifts or get the work done.

All but five of the 26 staffers at BusBank, a transportation booking service, have been sick at some point this season.…