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Monday, Aug 20, 2018 at 01:14 PM EDT

US Stock Market's Bull Run Poised to Break Record

US Stock Market's Bull Run Poised to Break Record

The bull market in U.S. stocks is about to become the longest in history. If stocks don't drop significantly by the close of trading Wednesday, the bull market that began in March 2009 will have lasted nine...

Monday, Aug 20, 2018 at 04:33 AM EDT

US Firms to Trump: Don't Raise Tariffs on More Chinese Goods

US Firms to Trump: Don't Raise Tariffs on More Chinese Goods

The Trump administration will hold six days of hearings starting Monday in Washington on the next barrage in an escalating trade war between the world's two largest economies: President Donald Trump's proposed...

Monday, Aug 20, 2018 at 03:10 AM EDT

Elon Musk Says Cutting Back on Work Hours Isn't an Option

Elon Musk Says Cutting Back on Work Hours Isn't an Option

Arianna Huffington is calling on Elon Musk to adopt a healthier work-life balance, but the Tesla CEO says that's not an option. In a tweet early Sunday after arriving home from a late night at a Tesla factory...

Friday, Aug 17, 2018 at 09:49 PM EDT

BBJ Report: Plans for Edison Power Plant

BBJ Report: Plans for Edison Power Plant

Here’s what developers are planning for Southie’s Edison power plant."  ">Real estate editor Catherine Carlock joins necn to discuss her story, "Here’s what developers are planning for Southie’s Edison power plant."  

Friday, Aug 17, 2018 at 09:47 PM EDT

MassChallenge Finalists: EchoMe, Project Alianza and PionEar

MassChallenge Finalists: EchoMe, Project Alianza and PionEar

MassChallenge is the largest startup accelerator program in the world. Finalists Christian Nicholson, co-founder and CEO of EchoMe; Kristin Van Busum, founder and CEO of Project Alianza; and Dr. Ida...">MassChallenge is the largest startup accelerator program in the world. Finalists Christian Nicholson, co-founder and CEO of EchoMe; Kristin Van Busum, founder and CEO of Project Alianza; and Dr. Ida...

Friday, Aug 17, 2018 at 11:13 AM EDT

Weed Killer in Your Cereal? Maybe, But Don't Panic

Weed Killer in Your Cereal? Maybe, But Don't Panic

Social media feeds have been swamped by news that the advocacy organization Environmental Working Group found traces of the pesticide glyphosate, the main ingredient in Roundup, in certain popular breakfast...

Friday, Aug 17, 2018 at 11:28 PM EDT

PawSox Are Moving to Worcester

PawSox Are Moving to Worcester

The city of Worcester and the Pawtucket Red Sox announced Friday they have a letter of intent to build a new ballpark in the city's Canal District and the team will commence playing there in 2021.

Friday, Aug 17, 2018 at 09:13 AM EDT

Trump Asks SEC to Look at Ending Quarterly Earnings Reports

Trump Asks SEC to Look at Ending Quarterly Earnings Reports

President Donald Trump on Friday advocated for a possible end to the long-held quarterly earnings reports for publicly traded companies, saying it would boost business and in turn help create jobs. In a morning...

Friday, Aug 17, 2018 at 06:29 PM EDT

As Musk Admits to Job Stress, Tesla's Board May Have to Act

As Musk Admits to Job Stress, Tesla's Board May Have to Act

Elon Musk's erratic behavior was front and center again this week as the CEO of Tesla conceded that he's overwhelmed by job stress, pushing his electric car company's stock down and bringing pressure on its...

Thursday, Aug 16, 2018 at 11:32 PM EDT

BBJ Report: Top Mass. Startups

BBJ Report: Top Mass. Startups

25 Mass. startups that made Inc.'s list of fastest-growing companies."  ">Technology reporter Kelly O'Brien joins necn to discuss his story, "25 Mass. startups that made Inc.'s list of fastest-growing companies."  

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