(WASHINGTON) -- The Department of Transportation has announced $623 million in grants to support electric vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure across the country."We're at a moment now where the electric vehicle revolution isn't coming, it is very much here," Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg told reporters.The... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Spicy condiments from spreads to sauce have been dubbed a top food trend of 2024, but one brand is alerting consumers to toss out some of its products, as they could be dangerous for anyone with a wheat allergy.Vesta Fiery Gourmet... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Policymakers will pay close attention to the release of price data on Thursday as the Federal Reserve weighs dialing back its inflation fight with a series of interest rate cuts.The Fed expects to slash rates later this year, which would ease... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The Securities and Exchange Commission on Wednesday gave its approval for some Bitcoin ETFs, just a day after a fake post on the agency's account on X made a similar announcement and sent the value of Bitcoin soaring.The price of Bitcoin vaulted... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The price of Bitcoin vaulted skyward on Tuesday afternoon after the Securities and Exchange Commission appeared to deliver a major breakthrough for the cryptocurrency in a post on X.Minutes later, SEC Chair Gary Gensler punctured the euphoria, saying on X that... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- After a high-flying performance last year, the stock market has dropped at the outset of 2024. The turnabout has sent some investors looking for alternatives, including certificates of deposit, or CDs.A CD is a type of savings account that offers a... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Shares of Boeing have plunged nearly 10% this week after a door plug blew out of the company's 737 Max 9 aircraft during an Alaska Airlines flight.The incident, which took place on Friday night, prompted the Federal Aviation Administration to ground... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Fast food workers defied skeptics roughly a decade ago with the "Fight for $15," a campaign demanding an industry-wide pay floor at more than double the federal minimum wage.That aspiration spread across the low-wage workforce, helping to achieve a base pay... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Days away from the first ballots cast in the 2024 primary election, former President Donald Trump holds a commanding lead over his Republican rivals and tops President Joe Biden in some head-to-head polls.Trump's standing appears to stem in part from widespread frustration... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- TGI Fridays is starting off the new year by shuttering dozens of locations to support the restaurant chain's long-term growth strategy, which it said includes appointing a former stakeholder to lead select regional locations "into a new phase of revitalization."The Dallas-based... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Starbucks will become the first nationwide coffee retailer to accept reusable cups for mobile orders, effective immediately, the coffeehouse chain said in a release Wednesday. Customers will now also have the same reusable cup option for drive-thru orders for the first... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Dozens of families who are suing Snap Inc., the parent company of Snapchat, won a legal victory Tuesday when a judge in California ruled their lawsuit against the social media giant may continue.Over 60 family members of children who allegedly obtained... Read More.