CLIMATE CHANGE DISRUPTING NATURAL CYCLES AT DRIER LAKE TAHOE

Drought fueled by climate change has dropped Lake Tahoe below its natural rim and halted flows into the Truckee River, an historically...

LYFT REPORT: SEXUAL ASSAULTS ROSE SHARPLY IN RECENT YEARS

Lyft received an increasing number of reports of sexual assault in recent years, including more than 1,800 in 2019, according to a...

 
 
 

SNAP, INTEL FALL; AMERICAN EXPRESS, MATTEL RISE

NEW YORK - Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Friday: Intel Corp., down $6.54 to $49.46. The chipmaker gave...

HOW MAJOR US STOCK INDEXES FARED FRIDAY

Stocks ended up with a mixed finish on Wall Street Friday after another choppy day of trading, but major indexes still marked their...

 
 
 

GIULIANI ASSOCIATE CONVICTED OF CAMPAIGN FINANCE CRIMES

NEW YORK - A New York jury convicted a former associate of Rudy Giuliani on Friday of charges that he made illegal campaign contributions...

ON NOV. 1, NO GM PLANTS WILL BE CLOSED DUE TO CHIP SHORTAGE

DETROIT - For the first time in eight months, the global shortage of computer chips won't force General Motors to close any North American...

 
 
 

WALL STREET PROFITS NEAR RECORD LEVELS DESPITE DIP IN JOBS

ALBANY, N.Y. - New York's comptroller says Wall Street profits are near record levels despite job losses in the industry. Wall Street...

POWELL SAYS INFLATION RISKS RISING, BUT FED CAN BE 'PATIENT'

WASHINGTON - Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell said Friday that the tangled supply chains and shortages that have bedeviled the U.S....

 
 
 

AROMATHERAPY SPRAY LINKED TO US DEATHS FACES RECALL

NEW YORK - U.S. health officials may have solved the mystery of how four people in different states came down with a deadly tropical...

WATCHDOG FINDS FLAWS IN FAA OVERSIGHT OF AMERICAN AIRLINES

DALLAS - A government watchdog said Friday that federal safety regulators routinely fail to ensure that American Airlines gets to the...

 
 
 

WHERE ARE THE WORKERS? CUTOFF OF JOBLESS AID SPURS NO INFLUX

INDIANAPOLIS - Earlier this year, an insistent cry arose from business leaders and Republican governors: Cut off a $300-a-week federal...

ALABAMA: APP MAY HELP CUT LONG STADIUM FOOD, DRINK LINES

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - Plagued by a shortage of stadium workers and complaints about long concession lines at home football games during...

 
 
 

WHAT'S IN, AND WHAT'S OUT, AS DEMOCRATS RESHAPE BIDEN BILL

WASHINGTON - After months of talks, Democrats are edging closer to an agreement on what programs and policies to include in President...

STUDY SAYS TECH FIRMS UNDERREPORT THEIR CARBON FOOTPRINT

BERLIN - Large technology companies such as SAP, IBM and Google are underreporting their greenhouse gas emissions at a time of heightened...

 
 
 

NOT REAL NEWS: A LOOK AT WHAT DIDN'T HAPPEN THIS WEEK

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week. None of these are legit, even though they...

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT TO EXPAND REDLINING INVESTIGATION EFFORTS

WASHINGTON - The Justice Department announced Friday a cross-government effort to investigate and prosecute redlining, the practice...

 
 
 

BOURBON MAKER REACHES TENTATIVE DEAL WITH STRIKING WORKERS

Heaven Hill, one of the world's largest bourbon producers, announced a tentative contract deal Friday with a union representing striking...

REGIONAL AIRLINE SKYWEST CANCELS HUNDREDS OF FLIGHTS

SkyWest Airlines, which operates many flights for the nation's biggest airlines, canceled about 1,000 flights Thursday and Friday because...

 
 
 

ALERT: US BUDGET DEFICIT HITS $2.77 TRILLION IN 2021, SECOND HIGHEST ON RECORD, BUT DOWN $360 BILLION FROM ALL-TIME 2020 HIGH

WASHINGTON - US budget deficit hits $2.77 trillion in 2021, second highest on record, but down $360 billion from all-time 2020 high.

STOCK TIED TO TRUMP'S NEW MEDIA VENTURE SOARS AGAIN

NEW YORK - The company planning to bring President Donald Trump's new media venture to the stock market soared even further on Friday,...

 
 
 



PPP Is Gone, But Government Help for Small Businesses Isn't

PPP Is Gone, But Government Help for Small Businesses Isn't

The federal government's Paycheck Protection Program provided small-business owners with just under $800 billion in COVID-19 relief, according to the U.S. Small Business... Read more ...

Stocks end mixed on Wall Street, still notch weekly gains

Stocks end mixed on Wall Street, still notch weekly gains

Stocks ended up with a mixed finish on Wall Street Friday after another choppy day of trading, but major indexes still marked their third weekly gains in a row. The S&P 500... Read more ...

Aromatherapy spray linked to US deaths faces recall

Aromatherapy spray linked to US deaths faces recall

NEW YORK - U.S. health officials may have solved the mystery of how four people in different states came down with a serious tropical disease even though none had traveled... Read more ...

'All the Bright Places' has quickly become one of the most popular YA books...

"All the Bright Places" is a young adult romance book by Jennifer Niven that was published in 2015 and has recently become a hit on BookTok. Amazon; TikTok; Rachel... Read more ...

The Sherman Antitrust Act is the first in a line of federal laws protecting...

The Sherman Antitrust Act underpins the government's enforcement efforts against anticompetitive practices. boonchai wedmakawand/Getty The Sherman Act was the first antitrust... Read more ...

Americans Vaccinated Against Coronavirus Have Lower Mortality Rates - Even...

The CDC framed the study as the latest proof the Covid-19 vaccines are extremely safe. Read more ...

Retailers Face Brutal Holiday Season: “Everything Is Going Wrong”

The retail industry appears to be headed for one of the most treacherous holiday seasons since the Great Recession of 2008-2009. Read more ...

Facebook is suing a Ukrainian hacker it alleges scraped and sold publicly...

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Chip Somodevilla / Getty Images Facebook is suing a Ukrainian hacker it alleges scraped 180 million user IDs and phone numbers. The company accuses... Read more ...

Snap, Intel fall; American Express, Mattel rise

NEW YORK - Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Friday: Intel Corp., down $6.54 to $49.46. The chipmaker gave investors a disappointing profit forecast... Read more ...

Gartner: Citizen developers will soon outnumber professional coders 4 to 1

Gartner: Citizen developers will soon outnumber professional coders 4 to 1

The spike in business-driven automation is paving the way for citizen developers. Read more ...