Business

A bill that would make way for restaurant-entertainment chain Dave & Buster’s to open a location at the Dimond Center in Anchorage unanimously passed the Alaska Senate on Wednesday.

Annie Zak
An Alaska Native regional corporation says it has acquired a sand and gravel company in the Matanuska-Susitna Borough.Associated Press
When political arguments threaten to derail workplace civility, can managers shut them down? Should they? Lynne Curry
Advertisers dusted off their well-worn playbooks for Super Bowl 50, deploying a combination of humor, celebrities and plenty of animals in their annual appeal for the attention of the game’s more than 100 million viewers.Sydney Ember
Needy Alaskans are enjoying a rare taste of sablefish, one of the world’s priciest fish, thanks to a science project that’s kept research fish from going over the rails.Laine Welch
REI's business acumen has taken it to heights rarely seen by a retail cooperative. But as a record-low turnout in the latest annual election shows, REI's original democratic fervor seems to have stayed at base camp. Ángel González | The Seattle Times
The restaurant-entertainment chain has plans to open a huge new location at the Dimond Center in Anchorage, which would require the mall to raise its roof by 8 feet.Annie Zak
Is someone you work with sucking the oxygen out of the room? Here's what you can do to make sure they don't sap your energy and interfere with your work.Lynne Curry
AK Alchemist, a downtown food and coffee cart, is moving forward in its attempt to get a license to serve beer and wine, a year after starting the process.Suzanna Caldwell
Alaska oil spill responders have adopted new rules for the rapid use of chemical dispersant but say dispersant will continue to be considered only rarely, when mechanical cleanup is not practical.Dan Joling | Associated Press