Industries

Elderly deaths: Call for generators in Florida nursing homes

Sep 22, 2017

After nursing home deaths in Irma's wake, Florida regulators say they will enforce new rules requiring nursing homes and assisted living facilities to have generators

The Latest: 11th patient from sweltering nursing home dies

Sep 22, 2017

Police say an 11th patient has died after being taken from a sweltering Florida nursing home that lost its air condition during Hurricane Irma

Energy leads US stocks indexes to a mostly higher finish

Sep 22, 2017

A listless day on Wall Street finished with U.S. stock indexes mostly eking out small gains Friday, as gains for energy, phone and industrial companies offset losses elsewhere

Closure at busy US-Mexico border crossing promises headaches

Sep 22, 2017

With the busiest U.S. border crossing closing to cars heading to Mexico, frequent crossers worry that they'll now face long lines on both sides

How major US stock market indexes fared Friday

Sep 22, 2017

U.S. stock indexes closed mostly higher Friday as gains for energy, phone and industrial companies made up for losses elsewhere

Trade panel: Cheap imports hurt US solar industry

Sep 22, 2017

A U.S. trade commission has found that low-cost solar panels imported from China and other countries have caused serious injury to U.S. solar manufacturers

Senate bill would make online political ads more transparent

Sep 22, 2017

Legislation floated by two Democratic senators would enhance transparency for online political ads, requiring social media companies like Facebook and Twitter to keep a public file of election ads and communications

Markets Right Now: Stocks end mostly higher

Sep 22, 2017

Stocks struggled to a mostly higher finish on Wall Street as gains for energy, phone and industrial companies made up for losses elsewhere.

Lawsuit filed to stop mining near Yellowstone in Montana

Sep 22, 2017

Opponents of mining near Yellowstone National Park are challenging a decision by Montana environmental regulators to allow a Canadian company to explore for precious metals just north of the park

Amazon signs deal to boost its restaurant delivery service

Sep 22, 2017

Amazon wants to deliver more burritos and hamburgers to your doorstep

Weather, 20 December
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