Business

(Photo credit: ERIC PIERMONT/AFP/Getty Images)

Airbus, Boeing Split Annual Sales Rivalry

Boeing Co. topped Airbus in deliveries to customers for the third straight year in 2014 — but the European aircraft manufacturer edged its U.S. rival in terms of future orders.

CBS Seattle–01/13/2015

coffee executive starbucks

Top Starbucks Executive Taking ‘Extended Unpaid Leave’

Coffee chain says Troy Alstead’s decision is deeply personal; he has been with the company for 23 years.

01/08/2015

Nike designer Tinker Hatfield speaks at Agenda Emerge Powered By Group Y in Long Beach, California. (Photo by Jerod Harris/Getty Images for Agenda)

Nike Designer: Self-Lacing ‘Back To The Future’ Shoes Due Soon

SEATTLE (CBS Seattle) – They may not help you save the clock tower, but Nike promises you’ll soon be able to buy those self-lacing Air Mag shoes that Marty McFly sported in “Back to the Future: […]

01/07/2015

uber suspends service

Uber Suspends Operations In Portland For 3 Months

Less than two weeks after the ride-hailing app Uber launched in Portland without officials’ approval, the company said it is suspending operations for three months to work out its differences with the city.

12/18/2014

Washington state’s first government-sanctioned pot auction saw more than 300 pounds of marijuana sold to recreational retailers and processors for an estimated $600,000 on Saturday.  (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Washington’s First State-Sanctioned Pot Auction Sells 300 Pounds To Retailers

Washington state’s first government-sanctioned pot auction saw more than 300 pounds of marijuana sold to recreational retailers and processors for an estimated $600,000 on Saturday.

11/17/2014

File photo of a sign outside of a Starbucks coffee shop. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Starbucks Plans Delivery Option After Sales Fall Short

After reporting disappointing quarterly sales Thursday, Starbucks said it will offer a delivery option on its mobile app in select areas of the U.S starting next year.

10/31/2014

(Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Amazon Opening Facility In Chicago

Seattle-based Amazon Inc. says it plans to open its first facility in Illinois next year in a move that would create 1,000 jobs.

CBS Seattle–10/28/2014

Satya Nadella acknowledged an industry-wide problem but insists men and women are paid equally at the tech giant. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Microsoft CEO: Company Has No Pay Gap Between Men And Women

Satya Nadella acknowledged an industry-wide problem but insists men and women are paid equally at the tech giant.

10/22/2014

Satya Nadella (Stan Honda/AFP/Getty Images)

Microsoft’s CEO Nadella Gets $84M Pay Package

Microsoft has given its new CEO Satya Nadella a pay package worth $84.3 million, most of it in the form of long-term stock awards

CBS Seattle–10/20/2014

Microsoft CEO Launches Diversity Training To Create More Inclusive Culture (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Microsoft CEO Launches Diversity Training To Create More Inclusive Culture

Microsoft’s CEO is continuing to try to repair damage caused by his gaffe last week at a women-in-computing conference. CEO Satya Nadella on Thursday sent a memo to staff saying all employees at Microsoft will receive expanded training on how to foster an inclusive culture.

10/17/2014

Photo Galleries
(credit: Thinkstock)

Tax Havens For When You Win The Lottery

Suppose you won the lottery, what happens next? Check out these amazing tax havens where you can stow your money without worrying about the tax hit.

A-brand-new-kitchen-now-we-need-some-new-flowers

CertaPro Painters To The Rescue

They came, they painted, they conquered. Lee Callahan here and I am thrilled with the expert work that CertaPro did on my living room and kitchen and front door. We loved our color, but we definitely needed […]

More Galleries