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U.S. mortgage applications increase, but it’s still a seller’s market

Wed, 01/25/2023 - 18:04
It remains a seller's market, with December marking yet another month for an increase in the price of a single-family home.

U.S. refinery activity, gasoline production on the decline

Wed, 01/25/2023 - 17:17
The total amount of refined petroleum products supplied to the market was below pre-pandemic levels during the week ending Jan. 20.

Poland to take on more LNG from the United States

Wed, 01/25/2023 - 16:23
Sempra said it's ready to make plans to start construction in an LNG export facility in Port Arthur, Texas.

NYSE: Stock trading glitch caused by Sell Short Restriction manual error

Wed, 01/25/2023 - 15:50
A manual mistake in the Sell Short Restriction caused erratic stock price volatility and trading halts Tuesday, according to the New York Stock Exchange. Prices for hundreds of stocks were affected by the glitch.

Hess Corp. expecting 10% increase in oil and gas production

Wed, 01/25/2023 - 15:19
Net income for the U.S.-based exploration and production company of $624 million during the fourth quarter was more than double year-ago levels.

FAA says contractors to blame for grounding of domestic flights

Fri, 01/20/2023 - 13:36
The Federal Aviation Administration said on Thursday that private contractors "unintentionally deleted files" that caused its Notice to Air Missions system to meltdown, grounding all domestic flights on Jan. 11.

Judge denies Navarro's effort to dismiss contempt of Congress charges

Fri, 01/20/2023 - 09:35
A federal judge has dismissed a last-ditch effort by former Trump administration aide Peter Navarro to have contempt of Congress charges filed against him dismissed.

FTC opens claims process for AT&T customers who experienced data throttling

Fri, 01/20/2023 - 08:28
A new claims process has been opened for former and current AT&T customers who have yet to receive compensation in connection to a data-throttling lawsuit, federal regulators said.

In scathing rebuke, judge fines Trump, legal team $1M over Clinton lawsuit

Fri, 01/20/2023 - 07:03
In a scathing rebuke of Donald Trump's litigation practices, a federal judge has fined the former president and his legal team nearly $1 million over a since-dismissed lawsuit they filed against Hilary Clinton.

T-Mobile says hackers stole data from 37M customers

Fri, 01/20/2023 - 05:40
T-Mobile said hackers obtained the personal data of some 37 million customers, and it has begun to contact those whose information may have been stolen.

U.S. announces $2.5B military package for Ukraine

Fri, 01/20/2023 - 04:24
The United States on Thursday announced a $2.5 billion military assistance package for Ukraine that includes hundreds of armored vehicles as well as air defense systems.

President Biden visits storm-damaged California counties, increases assistance

Fri, 01/20/2023 - 02:11
President Joe Biden toured some of the most heavily damaged areas in California to bear witness to what nearly two weeks of storms have done to coastal communities.

USDA tightens regulations on organic products

Fri, 01/20/2023 - 00:10
The U.S. Department of Agriculture on Thursday announced a rule to increase regulations and transparency on products labeled organic.

Family of 6-year-old who shot teacher says gun was stored securely

Thu, 01/19/2023 - 22:39
The family of a 6-year-old boy who shot a teacher in a first grade classroom earlier this month said Thursday the gun used in the incident was stored securely.

Stocks close down, putting all three major indexes on track for weekly losses

Thu, 01/19/2023 - 22:35
U.S. stocks closed lower Thursday amid ongoing fear that the Federal Reserve will continue to raise interest rates in February.

Grants awarded to nine U.S. cities to fight childhood obesity, promote sustainability

Thu, 01/19/2023 - 21:30
Nine U.S. cities will receive grants, totaling $745,000, to combat childhood obesity and promote sustainability, the U.S. Conference of Mayors and American Beverage Foundation for a Healthy America announced Thursday.

Investigation fails to identify source of leaked Supreme Court draft decision on abortion

Thu, 01/19/2023 - 21:05
The U.S. Supreme Court Thursday said its investigation has not been able to uncover the person or people responsible for leaking its landmark opinion rolling back abortion rights.

Religious leaders sue to overturn Missouri's abortion ban

Thu, 01/19/2023 - 20:32
A coalition of 13 religious leaders filed suit Thursday to overturn Missouri's abortion ban, saying the ban unconstitutionally imposes one narrow religious doctrine on all Missouri residents.

FBI offers reward for leads in attacks on reproductive health facilities in 8 states

Thu, 01/19/2023 - 19:50
The FBI issued a renewed request Thursday for the public's help in its investigation of a series of arsons at reproductive-health facilities in eight states.

Percentage of union workers in U.S. fell in 2022, report says

Thu, 01/19/2023 - 19:10
The percentage of U.S. workers who are union members tumbled by 0.2% in 2022 despite the overall number of members increasing by 273,000, according to new figures by the Labor Department released Thursday.