Double dealing: Legal, illicit blur in California pot market

DOUBLE DEALING: LEGAL, ILLICIT BLUR IN CALIFORNIA POT MARKET

LOS ANGELES - On an isolated farm, greenhouses stand in regimental order, sheltered by a fringe of trees. Inside are hundreds of head-high...

Ukraine says Russia behind cyberattack in 'hybrid war' move

UKRAINE SAYS RUSSIA BEHIND CYBERATTACK IN 'HYBRID WAR' MOVE

KYIV, Ukraine - Ukraine said Sunday that Russia was behind a cyberattack that defaced its government websites and alleged that Russia...

 
 
 
'Scream' scares off 'Spider-Man' with $30.6M debut

'SCREAM' SCARES OFF 'SPIDER-MAN' WITH $30.6M DEBUT

NEW YORK - After a month at no. 1, “Spider-Man: No Way Home” has finally been overtaken at the box office. Paramount Pictures' “Scream”...

Ukraine claims Russia behind cyberattack in 'hybrid war'

UKRAINE CLAIMS RUSSIA BEHIND CYBERATTACK IN 'HYBRID WAR'

KYIV, Ukraine - Ukraine said Sunday that Russia was behind a cyberattack that defaced its government websites and alleged that Russia...

 
 
 
Tesla inks deal to get key battery component outside China

TESLA INKS DEAL TO GET KEY BATTERY COMPONENT OUTSIDE CHINA

LONDON - Tesla is turning to Mozambique for a key component in its electric car batteries in what analysts believe is a first-of-its-kind...

DIRECTV DROPS TRUMP-FRIENDLY ONE AMERICA NEWS

BOSTON - DirecTV plans to drop One America News Network, significantly shrinking the reach of the right-wing TV channel friendly to...

 
 
 

SWINE FEVER IN WILD BOARS WORRIES ITALY'S PORK INDUSTRY

ROME - The discovery of African swine fever in northern Italy has Italian pork producers fearing significant economic damage to a major...

New York's pandemic-era eviction moratorium expires

NEW YORK'S PANDEMIC-ERA EVICTION MORATORIUM EXPIRES

NEW YORK - New York tenants and homeowners lost some protection from eviction and foreclosure Saturday as the state ended a nearly...

 
 
 
Correction: Virus-Outbreak-Businesses story

CORRECTION: VIRUS-OUTBREAK-BUSINESSES STORY

In one version of a story published January 13, 2022, about businesses reacting to the Supreme Court's ruling on a federal vaccine-or-test...

A digital divide haunts schools adapting to virus hurdles

A DIGITAL DIVIDE HAUNTS SCHOOLS ADAPTING TO VIRUS HURDLES

When April Schneider's children returned to in-person classrooms this year, she thought they were leaving behind the struggles from...

 
 
 

PASCAGOULA SEES CONTINUED DEVELOPMENT IN ITS DOWNTOWN AREA

PASCAGOULA, Miss. - Several redevelopment projects in Pascagoula are expected to continue in 2022.

COUNTY'S $7M IN PPE LEFT OUTSIDE, DAMAGED BY CALIFORNIA RAIN

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. - About $7 million worth of surplus personal protective equipment and cleaning supplies, purchased by a Northern...

 
 
 

EPA TO REVIEW NC PERMIT OKS AT HOG FARMS COLLECTING GAS

RALEIGH, N.C. - Federal regulators have agreed to investigate whether the North Carolina Department of Environment Quality violated...

THOUSANDS OF NEVADANS SHARE IN STUDENT LOAN ABUSE SETTLEMENT

CARSON CITY, Nev. - Thousands of Nevadans will share in a big settlement 39 state attorneys general negotiated with a major student...

 
 
 

MICHIGAN REVENUES ARE $5.8B HIGHER THAN PREVIOUSLY FORECAST

LANSING, Mich. - Michigan's two main funds will take in billions more that previously forecast, economists said Friday, again delivering...

Biden nominates 3 for Fed board, including first Black woman

BIDEN NOMINATES 3 FOR FED BOARD, INCLUDING FIRST BLACK WOMAN

WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden on Friday announced the nominations of three people for the Federal Reserve's Board of Governors,...

 
 
 

AUDIT: FIRSTENERGY DIDN'T TRACK SPENDING OF CUSTOMER CHARGES

COLUMBUS, Ohio - FirstEnergy Corp. collected nearly $460 million from its customers to pay for modernizing its electric grid, but an...

Ducey proposes earned-income tax credit in $14B budget plan

DUCEY PROPOSES EARNED-INCOME TAX CREDIT IN $14B BUDGET PLAN

PHOENIX - Gov. Doug Ducey on Friday proposed a tax credit for Arizona's working poor, the first time in his eight years of pushing...

 
 
 
Stocks end mostly higher, but still log another losing week

STOCKS END MOSTLY HIGHER, BUT STILL LOG ANOTHER LOSING WEEK

A late-afternoon recovery in technology stocks helped erase most of the market's losses Friday, though it wasn't enough to keep major...

NJ casinos, tracks won $4.7B in 2021; in-person winnings lag

NJ CASINOS, TRACKS WON $4.7B IN 2021; IN-PERSON WINNINGS LAG

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. - Casino gambling, sports betting and online wagering in New Jersey brought in over $4.7 billion in 2021, but the...

 
 
 



Supply Chain Woes Could Worsen as China Imposes Covid Lockdowns

American manufacturers are worried that China's zero-tolerance coronavirus policy could throw a wrench in the global conveyor belt for goods this year. Read more ...

How AI will drive the hybrid work environment

How AI will drive the hybrid work environment

Artificial intelligence has the capacity to vastly improve work-from-home and hybrid work environments. But getting there will not be as simple. Read more ...

A Florida Republican who was defeated by 59 percentage points in a...

Campaign signs are seen outside the Sunset Lakes Community Center in Miramar, Fla., on January 11, 2022. AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell Republican Jason Mariner has not conceded in... Read more ...

In California pot market, a hazy line between legal and not

LOS ANGELES - On an isolated farm, greenhouses stand in regimental order, sheltered by a fringe of trees. Inside are hundreds of head-high cannabis plants in precise rows, each... Read more ...

Volcanic Eruptions Can Cool The Climate, But Hunga-Tonga Won't

The eruption of the Hunga-Tonga-Hunga-Ha'apai volcano this weekend sent a massive cloud of ash high into the atmosphere and devastated Tonga. Sulfates from volcanic eruptions... Read more ...

Jeff Goldblum, Kyle MacLachlan bookend Prada menswear show

MILAN - Jeff Goldblum infused Milan Fashion Week with some levity on Sunday as he shimmied down the Prada runway in a dark overcoat that cast a dramatic silhouette. The latest... Read more ...

Over 2,800 U.S. Flights Canceled As Winter Storm Strikes South

American Airlines canceled 633 flights as snowy conditions in its Charlotte, North Carolina hub grounded over 20% of the airline's flights. Read more ...

See inside this California oceanfront mansion that's on the market for $160...

Jim Bartsch/The Agency A 22-acre oceanfront mansion on the California coast is on the market for $160 million. The Sanctuary at Loon Point, is a 14,189-square-foot property has... Read more ...

‘Build Back Better' May Be ‘Dead,' But These Key Portions Will Pass, Sen...

The senate has been trying to pass Biden's framework since November. Read more ...

Philippe Coutinho's Issues At Barcelona Were Unfairly Dramatized-Aston Villa...

The 29-year-old Brazilian, still technically a Barcelona player, has a chance to thrive on loan at Aston Villa where he can escape the discontent that surrounded him in Spain. Read more ...