With fate of economy in his hands, Powell plays it low-key

Mar 22, 2018

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell shows a different style from his recent predecessors

New Mexico regulators OK massive wind farms near Texas

Mar 22, 2018

New Mexico regulators have approved a plan to build two massive wind farms along the Texas-New Mexico border

The Latest: Zuckerberg says it's time to regulate tech firms

Mar 22, 2018

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg believes it's time to impose more regulations on technology companies as they play an increasingly important role in the world

House approves bill aimed to help aid terminally ill people

Mar 22, 2018

House approves a Republican bill making it easier for terminally ill people to use unproven treatments

Report: Coal's tipping point near, but climate goals are not

Mar 22, 2018

A new report says the global fleet of coal-fired power plants will begin to shrink by 2022 as plant retirements outpace new construction

The Latest: Police describe how suspect set off bomb in car

Mar 22, 2018

Authorities say that Austin police approached the bombing suspect in his SUV early Wednesday, banging on his car window

Court as class: Judge gets climate change lesson in oil suit

Mar 21, 2018

Researchers have taught a U.S. judge the basic science of climate change at an unusual court hearing tied to lawsuits accusing big oil companies of lying about the role of fossil fuels in global warming

Human remains found at Texas chemical plant explosion site

Mar 21, 2018

Human remains have been found in the wreckage of a North Texas chemical plant nearly a week after a worker went missing following an explosion and fire.

Former Mormon mission president accused of sexual assault

Mar 21, 2018

The Mormon church is investigating a former missionary training center president who is accused of sexually assaulting a woman in the 1980s

Fed raises key rate and foresees 2 more hikes this year

Mar 21, 2018

Fed boosts key interest rate by quarter-point and sticks with projection of 3 hikes this year

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