More users affected in privacy lapse

Blog update: Millions of social media passwords were exposed

While America was consumed with the partial release of an explosive report that has shaken … Read more

Former Riverhouse employee alleges mistreatment of Hispanic housekeepers

Matthew J. Armstead claims he was fired after reporting discrimination

A housekeeping manager at Riverhouse on the Deschutes referred to Hispanic people with a racial … Read more

Bezos disputes Amazon’s market power, but his merchants feel the pinch

Fifteen years ago, Jason Boyce made a bet on Amazon that changed his life. He … Read more

Facial recognition may help you get on a plane or cruise ship faster. Should you worry about your privacy?

Say goodbye to standing in long lines clutching boarding passes and other travel documents. Step … Read more

National business briefing

Pinterest IPO valued at $12.7B Pinterest on Wednesday priced its shares at $19 each for … Read more

Smart meters coming to Bend April 29

Pacific Power will replace 76,000 meters in Central Oregon

In a little more than 10 days, Pacific Power representatives will swarm through town to … Read more

High-tech collision warnings, now for older cars?

New automobiles are reaching dealerships with all manner of sophisticated lifesaving technology, like collision-warning systems … Read more

‘Up to Herman Cain’ if he wants to pursue Fed seat, White House says

WASHINGTON — The White House appears to be giving Herman Cain an out in his … Read more

New Samsung handset: Innovation hinges on folding screen

Know when to fold ’em

LONDON — When Samsung said this year it would launch a smartphone with a folding … Read more

Business dispatches

• Over the Edge Tap House, 13959 Commercial Loop, Terrebonne, applied to the OLCC March … Read more

National business briefing

Donald Trump, China savior? President Donald Trump has referred to China as “our enemy.” He … Read more

What’s going up in Redmond?

Heavy-duty truck dealership is under construction near Home Depot

Owner: D Thompson Properties General Contractor: TEC Equipment Architect: TEC Equipment Engineer: Hickman, Williams & … Read more

Next Level Burger to close Century Drive eatery

Founded in Bend five years ago, Next Level Burger will close its doors on SW … Read more

Tiger Woods’ Masters victory is a $22 million win for Nike

Tiger Woods’ improbable Masters victory will reward the few companies that stuck with him through … Read more

Deutsche Bank subpoenaed for financial records on Trump

Congressional investigators on Monday intensified their pursuit of President Donald Trump’s personal and business financial … Read more

Big Oregon oil exporter dodged spill safety drills

Zenith Energy, Oregon’s largest facilitator of crude oil exports, last year defied its agreement with … Read more

Will the 737 Max ever fly again?

Airlines likely to see problems well into the summer travel season

FORT WORTH, Texas — With the Boeing 737 Max aircraft grounded by President Donald Trump’s … Read more

Majoring in marijuana: Colleges ramp up industry training

Marijuana companies are on the prowl for new employees, but experience growing weed in the … Read more

How grieving widowed spouses can cope with financial matters

Susan Covell Alpert was crushed by grief when her 71-year-old husband, Larry, died of leukemia … Read more

What’s going up in Bend?

Dental offices under construction at Bond Street and Wilson Avenue

Dental office building: 400 SW Bond St., Bend Owner: IOU Investments General Contractor: SunWest Builders, … Read more

Delta enters the seat recline wars

Delta Air Lines will reduce the amount that seats recline on some planes by about … Read more

Massive auction planned to bolster wireless

WASHINGTON — The U.S. government will hold a massive auction later this year to bolster … Read more

Bend home prices rebound in March

Bend area home sales rebounded in March, according to the latest report from Beacon Appraisal … Read more

Recall issued for ‘deadly’ infant sleeper

Fisher-Price recalled all of its 4.7 million Rock ’n Play sleepers Friday, days after a … Read more

Rite Aid pharmacy to stop selling vaping, e-cigarettes

Rite Aid, one of the country’s biggest pharmacy chains, will stop selling e-cigarettes and vaping … Read more

National business briefing

Oregon incomes are increasing According to a report out this week from 24/7 Wall St., … Read more

Kona Ice celebrates tax day with giveaway

Monday is tax day, and Kona Ice will mark the occasion by handing out free … Read more

People on the move

• Casey R. Baxter, partner at Baxter Harder LLC in Bend, has been recognized by … Read more

Pahlisch Homes plans new subdivision in southeast Bend

Majority of lots at 15th Street and Reed Market Road would be town houses

Pahlisch Homes hopes to start construction this summer on a new subdivision at the busy … Read more

National business briefing

Papa Murphy’s sold to Pinkberry Restaurant industry parent company MTY Food Group Inc. will acquire … Read more

US women control about $14T in assets

Rich women mean big business for some of the world’s largest wealth managers. Women control … Read more

Macy’s bold experiment

Department store to feature merchandise around a theme that rotates frequently

NEW YORK — A year after buying startup Story, Macy’s is bringing the retail concept … Read more

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