The Latest: Dallas judge says masks required in courthouses

THE LATEST: DALLAS JUDGE SAYS MASKS REQUIRED IN COURTHOUSES

DALLAS - An administrative court judge has ordered that anyone entering a Dallas County courthouse must be wearing a mask to be admitted.

Justice Department says Russians hacked federal prosecutors

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SAYS RUSSIANS HACKED FEDERAL PROSECUTORS

WASHINGTON - The Russian hackers behind the massive SolarWinds cyberespionage campaign broke into the email accounts of some of the...

 
 
 

US SUES KAISER PERMANENTE OVER ALLEGED MEDICARE FRAUD

SAN FRANCISCO - The federal government has sued Kaiser Permanente, alleging the health care giant committed Medicare fraud and pressured...

Justice Department says Russians hacked federal prosecutors

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SAYS RUSSIANS HACKED FEDERAL PROSECUTORS

WASHINGTON - The Russian hackers behind the massive SolarWinds cyberespionage campaign broke into the email accounts some of the most...

 
 
 
Evictions loom after Biden and Congress fail to extend ban

EVICTIONS LOOM AFTER BIDEN AND CONGRESS FAIL TO EXTEND BAN

WASHINGTON - A nationwide eviction moratorium is set to expire Saturday night after President Joe Biden and Democrats in Congress worked...

The Latest: Tokyo sees virus record at Olympics midpoint

THE LATEST: TOKYO SEES VIRUS RECORD AT OLYMPICS MIDPOINT

TOKYO - The number of COVID-19 cases reported in Tokyo totaled 4,058 people, a daily record, city hall said Saturday, fanning worries...

 
 
 
French security forces brace for anti-health pass protests

FRENCH SECURITY FORCES BRACE FOR ANTI-HEALTH PASS PROTESTS

PARIS - France braced for more protests on Saturday against the upcoming special virus passes that will be needed to enter restaurants,...

Senate work on infrastructure plan slides into Saturday

SENATE WORK ON INFRASTRUCTURE PLAN SLIDES INTO SATURDAY

WASHINGTON - Senators are returning to the Capitol for a rare Saturday session as they try to make further progress on a roughly $1...

 
 
 
Drive to charge packagers for recycling, but industry fights

DRIVE TO CHARGE PACKAGERS FOR RECYCLING, BUT INDUSTRY FIGHTS

PORTLAND, Maine - States across the U.S. are looking to adopt new recycling regimes that require producers of packaging to pay for...

Forgotten oil and gas wells linger, leaking toxic chemicals

FORGOTTEN OIL AND GAS WELLS LINGER, LEAKING TOXIC CHEMICALS

CRANE, Texas - Rusted pipes litter the sandy fields of Ashley Williams Watt's cattle ranch in windswept West Texas. The corroded skeletons...

 
 
 

CARGO SHIP ORDERED TO LEAVE US WATERS AFTER INSECTS FOUND

Federal agents near New Orleans ordered a cargo ship to leave the U.S. after an inspection found wood infested with a type of Asian...

Revisions show slightly smaller GDP drop last year

REVISIONS SHOW SLIGHTLY SMALLER GDP DROP LAST YEAR

WASHINGTON - The U.S. economy contracted by a slightly smaller amount last year than previously reported and grew slightly more in...

 
 
 
US jobless claims down 24,000 to 400,000 as economy recovers

US JOBLESS CLAIMS DOWN 24,000 TO 400,000 AS ECONOMY RECOVERS

WASHINGTON - The number of Americans collecting unemployment benefits slid last week, another sign that the job market continues to...

'Trying to survive': Wells dry up amid Oregon water woes

'TRYING TO SURVIVE': WELLS DRY UP AMID OREGON WATER WOES

MALIN, Ore. - Judy and Jim Shanks know the exact date their home's well went dry - June 24.

 
 
 
The Latest: Emergent: FDA lets its vaccine factory restart

THE LATEST: EMERGENT: FDA LETS ITS VACCINE FACTORY RESTART

BALTIMORE, Md. - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is allowing the troubled factory of contract manufacturer Emergent BioSolutions...

Spanish ex-king's former lover accuses him of harassment

SPANISH EX-KING'S FORMER LOVER ACCUSES HIM OF HARASSMENT

MADRID - The former lover of Spain's King Emeritus Juan Carlos has filed a lawsuit with a British court accusing him of spying on her,...

 
 
 

NIKOLA FOUNDER MILTON TO FACE SECURITIES FRAUD CHARGES

NEW YORK - The founder and one-time executive chair of Nikola Corp. surrendered Thursday in New York on criminal charges alleging that...

Stocks rise following solid economic, earnings reports

STOCKS RISE FOLLOWING SOLID ECONOMIC, EARNINGS REPORTS

Stocks rose in morning trading on Wall Street Thursday as the latest government data showed continued economic growth and investors...

 
 
 
Balkan leaders agree to open borders between nations in 2023

BALKAN LEADERS AGREE TO OPEN BORDERS BETWEEN NATIONS IN 2023

SKOPJE, North Macedonia - Frustrated with delays in obtaining European Union membership for their countries, three Balkan leaders signed...

Unvaccinated may face restrictions in Germany, official says

UNVACCINATED MAY FACE RESTRICTIONS IN GERMANY, OFFICIAL SAYS

BERLIN - German Chancellor Angela Merkel's chief of staff has warned that restrictions for unvaccinated people may be necessary if...

 
 
 



Alleghany Corp : Price Down $-11.61 % Over Past Day, Down $-10.39 % Over...

Alleghany Corp : Price Down $-11.61 % Over Past Day, Down $-10.39 % Over Past Hour

The Hourly View for Y 500 - Internal server error This move is a reversal from the hour prior, which saw price move up. Regarding the trend, note that the strongest trend... Read more ...

The Insurance Claims Process and How to File

The Insurance Claims Process and How to File

An insurance claim is a critical part of getting money for your losses, so it is important to know how to file one. Read more ...

The health of labor markets post-pandemic: The supply perspective

The health of labor markets post-pandemic: The supply perspective

As we discussed in the previous post , firms everywhere are having serious difficulties filling vacancies. With these worker shortages on everyone's minds, let's discuss how... Read more ...

What Is a Workers' Comp Ghost Insurance Policy?

What Is a Workers' Comp Ghost Insurance Policy?

A workers' compensation ghost insurance policy is different from a regular workers' comp policy. Here's the difference. Read more ...

What Is Cyber Insurance?

What Is Cyber Insurance?

Cyber insurance is quickly becoming a necessity in the era of remote work to protect your company's online assets. Read more ...

Why Your Business Needs Indemnity Insurance

Why Your Business Needs Indemnity Insurance

While indemnity insurance isn't a specific policy type, it does play a critical role in the types of insurance your business needs. Read more ...

Workers' Compensation for Independent Contractors

Workers' Compensation for Independent Contractors

Independent contractors have unique considerations to keep in mind when it comes to workers' compensation insurance. Read more ...

Workers' Comp and Taxes

Workers' Comp and Taxes

There are certain tax implications for workers' compensation that every employee and business owner should understand. Read more ...

What Is Gap Insurance?

What Is Gap Insurance?

Gap insurance covers what your commercial auto insurance doesn't. Here's when your business might need it. Read more ...

Agriculture Advertising and Marketing

Agriculture Advertising and Marketing

Plant seeds of success with agricultural marketing. Read more ...