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Monday, Apr 29, 2019 at 10:33 PM EDT

New Grant Funding to Support Life Sciences Projects

New Grant Funding to Support Life Sciences Projects

Travis McCready, president and CEO of the Massachusetts Life Sciences Center, joins necn to discuss the latest news in the industry.

Monday, Apr 29, 2019 at 06:58 PM EDT

BBJ Report: Goodwin Not Slacking Off Out West

BBJ Report: Goodwin Not Slacking Off Out West

With new client, Goodwin shows it’s not slacking off out west."  ">Law and money reporter Greg Ryan joins necn to discuss his story, "With new client, Goodwin shows it’s not slacking off out west."  

Monday, Apr 29, 2019 at 06:40 PM EDT

Wall Street Banks Boycott Brunei-Owned Hotels

Wall Street Banks Boycott Brunei-Owned Hotels

A growing list of multinational banks are banning employees from staying at hotels owned by the Sultan of Brunei, where homosexuality and adultery is punishable by death. J.P. Morgan, Goldman Sachs and others —...

Monday, Apr 29, 2019 at 03:44 PM EDT

Burger King Plans to Release Impossible Whopper Nationwide

Burger King Plans to Release Impossible Whopper Nationwide

After a successful trial run, Burger King announced Monday that it plans to release its Impossible Whopper nationwide. By the end of the year, the plant-based burger will be available in all of Burger King's...

Monday, Apr 29, 2019 at 04:32 PM EDT

Mass. is 'Aggressively Courting' RI-Based Hasbro: Raimondo

Mass. is 'Aggressively Courting' RI-Based Hasbro: Raimondo

Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo says Massachusetts officials are "aggressively courting" Pawtucket-based Hasbro, to lure the toy company across the border. The Democrat told WPRO-AM on Monday she's confident...

Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at 01:25 PM EDT

Marriott to Expand Further Into Home-Sharing

Marriott to Expand Further Into Home-Sharing

Marriott is pushing more heavily into home-sharing, confident that its combination of luxury properties and loyalty points can lure travelers away from rivals like Airbnb. The world's biggest hotel company will...

Monday, Apr 29, 2019 at 10:12 AM EDT

Southwest Learned 737 Max Safety Alert Was Off After Crash

Southwest Learned 737 Max Safety Alert Was Off After Crash

Boeing did not tell Southwest Airlines, its largest 737 Max customer, that a standard safety feature designed to warn pilots about malfunctioning sensors had been deactivated on the jets. The safety feature is...

Friday, Apr 26, 2019 at 08:13 PM EDT

Elon Musk and SEC Settle Dispute Over Telsa CEO's Tweets

Elon Musk and SEC Settle Dispute Over Telsa CEO's Tweets

Elon Musk and U.S. securities regulators have settled their dispute over the Tesla CEO's tweets, with Musk agreeing to having his future communications regarding the electric-car maker pre-approved by a...

Friday, Apr 26, 2019 at 05:41 PM EDT

BBJ: Is Amazon Eyeing Another Massachusetts City for a Distribution Center?

BBJ: Is Amazon Eyeing Another Massachusetts City for a Distribution Center?

Real Estate Editor Catherine Carlock joins necn to discuss her story, " Is Amazon eyeing North Andover for a distribution center?."

Friday, Apr 26, 2019 at 05:17 PM EDT

American Expects $350M Hit From Grounded Boeing Plane

American Expects $350M Hit From Grounded Boeing Plane

American Airlines expects to take a $1 billion hit from two things it didn't expect when 2019 started: That its newest Boeing jet would be grounded for months after two deadly crashes, and that oil prices would...

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