BUSINESS

Senate work on infrastructure plan slides into Saturday

WASHINGTON — Senators are returning to the Capitol for a rare Saturday session as they try to make further progress on a roughly $1 trillion infrastructure… Read more

Warming rivers in US West killing fish, imperiling industry

SAN FRANCISCO — Baby salmon are dying by the thousands in one California river, and an entire run of endangered salmon could be wiped out in another.… Read more

Tech leads stocks lower on Wall Street, easing off records

Drops in big technology companies led stocks broadly lower on Wall Street Tuesday, easing major indexes off the latest record highs they set a day… Read more

Musk on trial: Defends SolarCity, calls lawyer ‘bad human’

WILMINGTON, Del.  — Tesla founder Elon Musk took to a witness stand Monday to defend his company’s 2016 acquisition of a troubled company called SolarCity… Read more

China, moving cautiously, starts carbon trading market

BEIJING — Chinese power companies bid for credits to emit carbon dioxide and other climate-changing gases as trading on the first national carbon exchange… Read more

World shares mixed as virus, China-US strains weigh on mood

BANGKOK  — World shares were mixed Friday as rising coronavirus cases and tensions between the U.S. and China weighed on sentiment.

Stocks fell… Read more

US drilling approvals increase despite Biden climate pledge

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Approvals for companies to drill for oil and gas on U.S. public lands are on pace this year to reach their highest level since… Read more

Sanders, Biden meet as infrastructure bill swells past $3.5T

WASHINGTON— Emerging from a private meeting at the White House, Sen. Bernie Sanders said Monday that he and President Joe Biden are on the same page… Read more

Medicare evaluating coverage for $56,000 Alzheimer’s drug

WASHINGTON (AP) — Medicare on Monday launched a formal process to decide whether to cover Aduhelm, the new Alzheimer’s drug whose $56,000-a-year price… Read more