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This image provided by Beyond Meat shows packaging for the latest iteration of the plant-based Beyond Burger. Beyond Meat, which has been struggling with falling U.S. demand, reformulated its burger to contain less fat and more protein. (Beyond Meat, Inc.

Can a healthier plant-based burger combat falling U.S. sales? Beyond Meat hopes so

This image provided by Beyond Meat shows packaging for the latest iteration of the plant-based Beyond Burger. Beyond Meat, which has been struggling with falling U.S. demand, reformulated its burger to contain less fat and more protein. (Beyond Meat, Inc.

February 24, 2024, 6:10am Business

Beyond Meat is revamping its signature plant-based burger, hoping that healthier ingredients will help it boost flagging U.S. sales. Read story

Safeway and dozens of other Washington state employers are being sued under the state&rsquo;s new pay transparency law. Photographed in northeast Seattle, on Oct. 11, 2023.

Inside Kroger-Albertson’s would-be merger: Deal details emerge

Safeway and dozens of other Washington state employers are being sued under the state&rsquo;s new pay transparency law. Photographed in northeast Seattle, on Oct. 11, 2023.

February 24, 2024, 6:05am Business

When Kroger and Albertsons promised to preserve competition under their proposed merger by selling 413 stores, including 104 in Washington, some wondered whether the buyer would be required to keep those stores open. Read story

A Discover card is used to pay for gasoline July 1, 2021, at a Sam&rsquo;s Club in Madison, Miss. Capital One Financial is buying Discover Financial Services for $35 billion, in a deal that would bring together two of the nation&rsquo;s biggest lenders and credit card issuers. (Rogelio V.

What to know about Capital One’s $35B Discover takeover

A Discover card is used to pay for gasoline July 1, 2021, at a Sam&rsquo;s Club in Madison, Miss. Capital One Financial is buying Discover Financial Services for $35 billion, in a deal that would bring together two of the nation&rsquo;s biggest lenders and credit card issuers. (Rogelio V.

February 24, 2024, 6:05am Business

Capital One Financial Corp., the U.S. lender backed by Warren Buffett, is set to buy Discover Financial Services in a $35 billion deal that will bring together two of the biggest credit card firms and allow them to compete with other Wall Street behemoths. Read story

Cargill and food tech leader Enough, which produces fermented protein sustainably, are expanding their current partnership to further innovate nutritious and sustainable alternative meat and dairy solutions consumers crave.

Cargill invests in mycoproteins

Cargill and food tech leader Enough, which produces fermented protein sustainably, are expanding their current partnership to further innovate nutritious and sustainable alternative meat and dairy solutions consumers crave.

February 24, 2024, 6:05am Business

Cargill is pouring more money into alternative proteins. Read story

Clark County Business Briefing

February 24, 2024, 5:41am Business Briefs

Building Industry Association of Clark County announced its board of directors for 2024. President is Chuck Neibert, co-owner of Affinity Homes. In addition to Neibert, the association has added Alexa Lee, sales manager at GRO, to the executive board and Nikki Hinton Duke of Hinton Development as a board member.… Read story

FILE - Former President Donald Trump attends the closing arguments in the Trump Organization civil fraud trial at New York State Supreme Court in the Manhattan borough of New York, Jan. 11, 2024. A New York judge has ruled against Donald Trump Friday, Feb. 16, 2024, imposing a $364 million penalty over what the judge said was a yearslong scheme to dupe banks and others with financial statements that inflated the former president&rsquo;s wealth. Trump also has been barred from serving as an officer or director of any New York corporation for three years. However, the judge backed away from an earlier ruling that would have dissolved the former president&rsquo;s companies.

$454 million judgment against Trump is finalized, starting clock on appeal in civil fraud case

FILE - Former President Donald Trump attends the closing arguments in the Trump Organization civil fraud trial at New York State Supreme Court in the Manhattan borough of New York, Jan. 11, 2024. A New York judge has ruled against Donald Trump Friday, Feb. 16, 2024, imposing a $364 million penalty over what the judge said was a yearslong scheme to dupe banks and others with financial statements that inflated the former president&rsquo;s wealth. Trump also has been barred from serving as an officer or director of any New York corporation for three years. However, the judge backed away from an earlier ruling that would have dissolved the former president&rsquo;s companies.

February 23, 2024, 3:16pm Business

The staggering civil fraud judgment against Donald Trump was finalized in New York on Friday, making official a verdict that leaves the former president on the hook for more than $454 million in fines and interest. Read story

FILE - Passenger drop off their baggage at United Airlines in C Terminal at George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Thursday, Dec. 21, 2023, in Houston. United Airlines said Friday, Feb. 23, 2024, that it is raising its fees for checking bags, following a similar move earlier this week by American Airlines.

Checking a bag will cost you more on United Airlines, which is copying a similar move by American

FILE - Passenger drop off their baggage at United Airlines in C Terminal at George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Thursday, Dec. 21, 2023, in Houston. United Airlines said Friday, Feb. 23, 2024, that it is raising its fees for checking bags, following a similar move earlier this week by American Airlines.

February 23, 2024, 2:22pm Business

United Airlines said Friday that it is raising its fees for checking bags, following a similar move earlier this week by American Airlines. Read story

Stock market today: Wall Street clings to modest gains and marks another winning week

February 23, 2024, 2:10pm Business

Stocks clung to modest gains on Wall Street Friday, giving the market another record high and a winning week. Read story