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The new Five Guys Burgers and Fries restaurant at Vancouver Mall appears to be on the verge of opening, with most of the construction equipment removed and "now hiring" signs placed out front.

Opening of Five Guys at Vancouver Mall now tentatively Friday

The new Five Guys Burgers and Fries restaurant at Vancouver Mall appears to be on the verge of opening, with most of the construction equipment removed and "now hiring" signs placed out front.

September 9, 2020, 6:54pm Business

The new Five Guys Burgers and Fries location at Vancouver Mall is now tentatively scheduled to open Friday, a spokesperson for the company confirmed Wednesday, although they cautioned that the date could still change. A previous press release had listed an earlier opening date. Read story

UPS holiday season hiring will top 100,000 amid e-commerce boom

September 9, 2020, 11:08am Business

United Parcel Service Inc. said it will hire more than 100,000 seasonal workers to help handle an expected avalanche of holiday packages from online orders this year as shoppers avoid stores during the coronavirus pandemic. Read story

FILE - In this Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2020, file photo, people wearing masks pass the Charging Bull statue in New York's financial district. Wall Street is steadying itself Wednesday following its first three-day losing streak in nearly three months, as the bloodletting for big technology stocks comes to at least a temporary halt.

Stocks perk up on Wall Street as tech bloodletting halts

FILE - In this Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2020, file photo, people wearing masks pass the Charging Bull statue in New York's financial district. Wall Street is steadying itself Wednesday following its first three-day losing streak in nearly three months, as the bloodletting for big technology stocks comes to at least a temporary halt.

September 9, 2020, 11:06am Business

NEW YORK -- Wall Street snapped back to life on Wednesday, recovering from its worst stretch of losses in months, as the bloodletting for big technology stocks came to at least a temporary halt. Read story

FILE - In this Feb. 14, 2019 file photo, people stand in the lobby for Amazon offices in New York. While other companies are shrinking, Amazon is growing. The company said Wednesday, Sept.

Amazon seeks to hire 33,000 people

FILE - In this Feb. 14, 2019 file photo, people stand in the lobby for Amazon offices in New York. While other companies are shrinking, Amazon is growing. The company said Wednesday, Sept.

September 9, 2020, 11:06am Business

NEW YORK — Amazon is on a hiring spree. Read story

The former Evergreen International Plaza building has been renamed The Quinn, following an extensive renovation project from Cascadia Development Partners. The building's new vertical marquee-style sign is a nod to the building's history as a J.C. Penney store.

Downtown Vancouver’s Quinn rebuilt on ‘original bones’

The former Evergreen International Plaza building has been renamed The Quinn, following an extensive renovation project from Cascadia Development Partners. The building's new vertical marquee-style sign is a nod to the building's history as a J.C. Penney store.

September 9, 2020, 6:03am Business

After spending several months hidden behind drop cloths and scaffolding, the former Evergreen International Plaza building in downtown Vancouver has re-emerged with an overhauled look and new name: The Quinn. Read story

The new Five Guys Burgers and Fries restaurant at Vancouver Mall appears to be on the verge of opening, with most of the construction equipment removed and "now hiring" signs placed out front.

Vancouver Mall Five Guys to open Wednesday

The new Five Guys Burgers and Fries restaurant at Vancouver Mall appears to be on the verge of opening, with most of the construction equipment removed and "now hiring" signs placed out front.

September 8, 2020, 6:04pm Business

The new Five Guys Burgers and Fries restaurant at the Vancouver Mall is scheduled to open Wednesday. Read story

Boeing finds new problems with 787 that will delay deliveries

September 8, 2020, 4:47pm Business

Boeing has recorded its first orders of the year for the grounded 737 Max, but a new flaw has surfaced in another of its planes, compounding the company’s struggle to recover during a pandemic that has undercut demand for new jetliners. Read story

A man wearing a face mask walks past a bank's electronic board showing the Hong Kong share index in Hong Kong, Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2020. Asian shares were mostly higher Tuesday, after European stocks rallied and U.S. markets were closed for the Labor Day national holiday.

Technology stocks keep stumbling; Nasdaq down 8% in 3 days

A man wearing a face mask walks past a bank's electronic board showing the Hong Kong share index in Hong Kong, Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2020. Asian shares were mostly higher Tuesday, after European stocks rallied and U.S. markets were closed for the Labor Day national holiday.

September 8, 2020, 10:32am Business

NEW YORK (AP) — Big tech stocks are continuing their Icarus-like flight path, and more sharp declines for them are dragging Wall Street toward a third straight loss on Tuesday. Read story

FILE - In this Monday, July 27, 2020 file photo, a nurse prepares a shot as a study of a possible COVID-19 vaccine, developed by the National Institutes of Health and Moderna Inc., gets underway in Binghamton, N.Y. On Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2020, the top executives of nine drugmakers likely to produce the first vaccines against the new coronavirus said that they will stick to the highest ethical and scientific standards in testing and manufacturing and will make the well-being of those getting vaccinated their top priority.

Companies testing vaccines pledge safety, high standards

FILE - In this Monday, July 27, 2020 file photo, a nurse prepares a shot as a study of a possible COVID-19 vaccine, developed by the National Institutes of Health and Moderna Inc., gets underway in Binghamton, N.Y. On Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2020, the top executives of nine drugmakers likely to produce the first vaccines against the new coronavirus said that they will stick to the highest ethical and scientific standards in testing and manufacturing and will make the well-being of those getting vaccinated their top priority.

September 8, 2020, 10:31am Business

The top executives of nine drugmakers likely to produce the first vaccines against the new coronavirus signed an unprecedented pledge meant to boost public confidence in any approved vaccines. Read story

GM takes a $2 billion stake in Nikola to make electric pickup trucks

September 8, 2020, 10:30am Business

DETROIT — General Motors is taking a stake in electric vehicle maker Nikola Corp. in a deal that will eventually deliver $4 billion in benefits to GM as it commercializes its EV technology. Read story