Talking Biz News Today – Dec. 30, 2020

Talking Biz News Today – Dec. 30, 2020

Some of Wednesday’s top business news stories:

Associated Press

US home prices rise at fastest pace in more than 6 years, by Christopher Rugaber

Trump’s $2,000 checks stall in Senate as GOP blocks vote, by Lisa Mascaro, Jill Colvin

CNN

Auto trends of 2020: Online buying, electric trucks and SUVs go off-road again, by Peter Valdes-Dapena

Tesla will start selling cars in India next year, government says, by Jill Disis, Swati Gupta

The Wall Street Journal

Third Point Calls on Intel to Explore Strategic Alternatives, by Asa Fitch

Covid-19 Vaccine Outlook Prompts Businesses to Dust Off Return-to-Office Plans, by Peter Grant

CNBC

This chart shows 2020 had a chance to break box office records, but Covid caused lowest haul in decades, by Sarah Whitten

U.S. likely to fall short of goal to vaccinate 20 million people against Covid before end of year, by Noah Higgins-Dunn, Will Feuer

Reuters

American Airlines restarts U.S. commercial Boeing 737 MAX flights, by David Shepardson, Tracy Rucinski

Fox News extends streak, sets cable news records in 2020, by Lisa Richwine

News about business journalism

Former Fresno Biz Journal reporter Castellon dies at 55

Politico acquires E&E News for undisclosed amount