Economy Feb 27

High voltage transmission lines are seen along Pine Flat Road in Geyserville, California, U.S. October 28, 2019. Photo by Stephen Lam/Reuters
Regulators boost PG&E’s wildfire fine to $2.1 billion

The increased punishment includes a $200 million payment earmarked for the people who lost family and property in catastrophic wildfires caused by PG&E's outdated electrical grid and negligence during 2017 and 2018.

Feb 13

McClatchy files for bankruptcy protection

McClatchy Co.'s 30 newsrooms, including The Charlotte Observer, The News & Observer in Raleigh, and The Star-Telegram in Fort Worth, will continue to operate as usual as the publisher reorganizes under Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.

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