Small Business

Parent? Boss? Business owners who hire their teens are both

Apr 24, 2019

Business owners often hire their teenagers to get work experience, earn some money and add to their resumes

Handful of US states are poised to legalize sports betting

Apr 23, 2019

Lawmakers in Montana and Iowa have approved legal sports betting, and the Indiana Legislature is expected to do so this week

New strategy aims to save sagebrush in Western states

Apr 23, 2019

Federal officials have released a plan to save sagebrush habitats in Western states that support cattle ranching, recreation and 350 wildlife species, including imperiled sage grouse

Shelter uproar highlights strife in expensive San Francisco

Apr 22, 2019

Condo owners and renters along San Francisco's waterfront are protesting plans for a new homeless shelter in their neighborhood

Corporate America embraces 420 as pot legalization grows

Apr 20, 2019

Corporate America is starting to embrace 420, the marijuana holiday long recognized by potheads around the world

California dispute threatens plan to protect Colorado River

Apr 18, 2019

A dispute between two major California water agencies is threatening to derail a hard-won agreement designed to protect a river that serves 40 million people in the U.S. West

New business owners find it's a mistake to work for free

Apr 17, 2019

It's a situation many new business owners land in _ they're so anxious to find customers and clients that they work for little or no money

Growing number of states move to shield lottery winners

Apr 13, 2019

Arizona could be the next of a growing number of states moving to allow winners of big lottery jackpots to stay anonymous

Uneasy about the economy, some businesses hold off on hiring

Apr 10, 2019

Small business owners wary of what they see as signs of a weaker economy have been scaling back hiring in recent months and finding ways to get work done without new employees

25 local governments sue over California marijuana delivery

Apr 5, 2019

A coalition of 25 local governments in California has sued to challenge a state rule that allows home marijuana deliveries statewide, even into communities that have banned commercial sales

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