Business

A SEPTA kiosk.
KYW Newsradio, file
Mark Abrams
December 23, 2019 - 8:46 am
SEPTA is planning to roll out Apple Pay and Google Pay options on the transit system sometime in the first half of next year, so riders will be able to use smartphones to pay fares. Read more here.
Read More
Joseph Segel, the Philadelphia businessman who founded the QVC cable shopping network, died Saturday at 88.
Courtesy of QVC
KYW Staff
December 22, 2019 - 4:01 pm
Joseph Segel, the Philadelphia businessman who founded the QVC cable shopping network, died Saturday, according to the network. He was 88. Read more here.
Read More
A pedestrian walks by a sign outside of a Wells Fargo bank branch.
Justin Sullivan/Getty Images
Pat Loeb
December 16, 2019 - 11:57 am
The city of Philadelphia has settled a civil suit it filed against Wells Fargo Bank that alleged Black and Latino borrowers were steered to higher-interest loans. The bank will put $10 million into home-ownership programs for low- and moderate-income residents. Read more here.
Read More
A SuperShuttle vehicle is seen parked in Miami, Florida on Friday.
Joe Raedle/Getty Images
Kimberly Adams
December 15, 2019 - 6:25 pm
If you use SuperShuttle airport services, you might want to find another way to go. The airport transportation company is reportedly planning to cease operations permanently, after 36 years, by December 31. Read more here.
Read More
The Globy Awards Luncheon.
Andrew Kramer/KYW Newsradio
Andrew Kramer
December 14, 2019 - 4:00 am
Some of the people who help get Philadelphia international recognition were recently recognized. Read more here.
Read More
President Donald Trump
Evan Vucci/AP
AP News
December 13, 2019 - 1:17 pm
President Donald Trump said Friday that the U.S. has canceled plans to impose new tariffs on $160 billion worth of Chinese imports Sunday as part of a modest interim agreement that de-escalates a 17-month trade war between the world's two biggest economies. Read more here.
Read More
Dennis Shea, US Ambassador to the WTO, arrives for the opening of the General Council, at the headquarters of the World Trade Organization, WTO, in Geneva, Switzerland, Monday, Dec. 9, 2019.
Salvatore Di Nolfi/Keystone via AP
AP News
December 10, 2019 - 1:42 pm
Global commerce will lose its ultimate umpire Tuesday, leaving countries unable to reach a final resolution of disputes at the World Trade Organization and instead facing what critics call "the law of the jungle.'' Read more here.
Read More
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif., accompanied by House Congress members speaks at a news conference to discuss the United States Mexico Canada Agreement (USMCA) trade agreement, Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2019, on Capitol Hill in Washington.
Andrew Harnik/AP Photo
AP News
December 10, 2019 - 10:24 am
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Tuesday announced agreement on a modified North American trade pact, handing President Donald Trump a major Capitol Hill win on the very same day that Democrats announced their impeachment charges against him. Read more here.
Read More
Comcast Center.
Holli Stephens/KYW Newsradio
Mike Dougherty
December 08, 2019 - 4:00 am
Comcast is expanding the Internet Essentials program to all low-income families within the coverage area. Read more here.
Read More
 In this July 17, 2018, file photo Amazon Prime packages sit in a delivery truck before being unloaded in Miami.
Lynne Sladky/AP
AP News
December 06, 2019 - 1:34 pm
It’s just a week into the holiday shopping season, and Amazon is already having trouble getting packages to shoppers’ doorsteps on time. Read more here.
Read More

Pages