Talking Biz News Today – Oct 19, 2020

Some of Monday’s top business news stories:

Associated Press

Vaccine storage issues could leave 3B people without access, by Lori Hinnant, Sam Mednick

US resorts adapt to new normal of skiing amid pandemic, by Thomas Peipert

NASA and Nokia are putting a 4G network on the moon, by David Goldman

Lockdowns in Europe are a warning to the United States, by Julia Horowitz

The Wall Street Journal

Spread of Electric Cars Sparks Fights for Control Over Charging, by Rebecca Elliott

Coronavirus Threatens to Push the Child-Care Industry Over the Edge, by Christina Rexrode


CVS to hire thousands of pharmacy techs as it prepares for more Covid-19 cases, rollout of vaccine, by Melissa Repko

Coca-Cola to retire Tab, its first diet soda, as it trims its portfolio, by Amelia Lucas


Japan to join forces with U.S., Europe in regulating Big Tech firms – antitrust watchdog head, by Leika Kihara, Takahiko Wada

Shares of gun makers gain as Biden’s lead grows, by Noel Randewich

News about business journalism

Bloomberg’s Ngai moving to Hong Kong bureau

Judge rules Fast Company senior editor must reveal confidential source

Producer Haberli departs Fox Business for NBC News

Bloomberg reporter Gross switches to ag beat

MIT Tech Review hires Guo as senior reporter

Bloomberg Industry Group reporter Bolen set to retire

Business Insider hires Cheng to cover VCs, tech startups