Industries

Average MLB salary drops for 2nd straight year

Dec 20, 2019

The average salary in Major League Baseball has dropped in consecutive years for the first time since the players' association started keeping records in 1967

France fines Google $166 million for abusing ad dominance

Dec 20, 2019

France’s competition authority has fined Google 150 million euros ($166 million) for “abusing its dominant position” in the online ad market

Virginia to boost passenger rail service to DC

Dec 19, 2019

Virginia is planning a $3.7 billion effort to boost passenger rail service between the state and Washington, D

House passes $1.4T government spending bill amid impeachment

Dec 18, 2019

The Democratic-controlled House has passed a $1.4 trillion government spending package, handing President Donald Trump a victory on his U.S.-Mexico border fence

PG&E, California governor face off in bankruptcy dispute

Dec 16, 2019

Pacific Gas & Electric will have to quickly overhaul a complex plan to address more than $50 billion in wildfire claims to get California Gov. Gavin Newsom's support

Stocks rise on Wall Street as rally stretches to fourth day

Dec 16, 2019

US stocks are rallying Monday, rising along with European and several Asian markets after China reported surprisingly strong signs of life

Tennessee Valley Authority addresses coal ash leaks

Dec 11, 2019

The Tennessee Valley Authority has acknowledged leaks at one of its coal ash dump complexes

AP Source: Fiat Chrysler, auto union close to contract deal

Nov 30, 2019

A person briefed on the matter says the United Auto Workers and Fiat Chrysler are close to reaching a tentative contract agreement

Holiday stress: Amazon, others under gun for 1-day delivery

Nov 28, 2019

Buy something online this holiday season and you’ll set off a 24-hour race to your door

4 dead, 8 missing in southwest China tunnel collapse

Nov 27, 2019

Four people have been killed and eight are missing following the collapse of a highway tunnel under construction in southwestern China

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