Police said they were investigating the fatal shooting of two people and the wounding of another after a third night of protests over a shooting by police that brought armed citizens into the streets.82 minutes ago
A Native American man convicted of murder is set to be executed by the federal government over the opposition of the Navajo Nation, which says the Justice Department is infringing on its tribal sovereignty.4
The operator of the nation’s largest transit system could be forced to slash New York City’s subway and bus service by 40% if it doesn’t receive $12 billion in relief from the federal government through the end of 2021.
In a much-anticipated speech this week, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell is expected to lay out a new framework for meeting its often-elusive goal of 2% inflation. When he’s done, he should keep his jacket on, because a proliferation of other missions await—but mission creep poses real risks.34
Refineries, petrochemical facilities and ports along the Gulf Coast were closing as the hurricane strengthened to a Category 4 storm with 140-mile-an-hour winds barreling toward the Texas-Louisiana border.
A major federal effort to supply rapid-result Covid-19 testing equipment to nursing homes, which have been hit hard by the coronavirus, has run into snarls, with some facilities not using the machines they have received.
Protesters angry over the shooting of a Black man by police clashed with law enforcement in Kenosha for a third night, and groups of armed citizens came out saying they were there to protect local businesses from looting.
The Justice Department’s antitrust division brought the case in a Pennsylvania federal court, alleging Teva Pharmaceuticals USA engaged in anticompetitive conduct that resulted in at least $350 million in overcharges to consumers.
Liberty University owes Jerry Falwell Jr. a total of about $10.5 million over the next two years after he resigned as president of the nation’s largest evangelical college following several scandals, according to a person close to Mr. Falwell with knowledge of his employment contract.