Talking Biz News Today – Dec. 4, 2020

Talking Biz News Today – Dec. 4, 2020

Some of Friday’s top business news stories:

Associated Press

Southwest warns nearly 7,000 workers of possible furloughs, by David Koenig

Govt accuses Facebook of discriminating against US workers, by Marcy Gordon


Google unlawfully fired worker organizers, federal agency alleges, by Sara Ashley O’Brien

3M is cutting another 2,900 jobs, by Jordan Valinsky

The Wall Street Journal

Warner Bros. to Release All 2021 Films on HBO Max and in Theaters Simultaneously, by Erich Schwartzel, Joe Flint

Pfizer Slashed Its Original Covid-19 Vaccine Rollout Target After Supply-Chain Obstacles, by Costas Paris


Walmart gives bonuses to employees, extends emergency leave as pandemic worsens, by Melissa Repko

IBM uncovers global email attack on Covid vaccine supply chain, by Noah Higgins-Dunn

News about business journalism

Maine lobster/cannabis industry tapped for Boston Globe “Spotlight”

Wired editor Thompson named CEO of The Atlantic

South Florida Biz Journal ME Adams to depart, return to Texas

Quartz hires three for the newsroom

Reporter Marek departs Crain’s Chicago

Law350 hires Rao to be a reporter