November 13, 2020

Review of federal utility's CEO pay to continue into 2021

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The review of a federal utility’s CEO compensation following President Donald Trump’s criticisms of the pay scale will continue into 2021, according […]
November 13, 2020

Lincoln Park neighborhood gets Swedish touch

There are black-and-white bowties and coordinating black-and-white potholders. A runner bisects a mid-century modern table with on-brand cloth napkins and oven mitts. Even the lampshade […]
November 13, 2020

NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what did not happen last week

A look at false and misleading claims and videos in the days after President-elect Joe Biden was declared the winner of the 2020 presidential election. […]
November 13, 2020

Tribe chairman charged with bribery in casino development

BOSTON — The chairman of a Massachusetts tribe and the owner of an architecture firm have been charged in a bribery scheme involving the tribe’s […]
November 13, 2020

Former Wells Fargo CEO settles charges of misleading investors

Former Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf agreed to pay $2.5 million in fines to settle charges by the Securities and Exchange Commission that he misled […]
November 13, 2020

Wall Street shrugs, stocks rise even as Trump won't concede

NEW YORK — A huge fear for Wall Street coming into this month was a contested U.S. presidential election, one that could drag the market […]
November 13, 2020

As virus cases surge, elected officials resist restrictions

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — With the coronavirus coming back with a vengeance across the country and the U.S. facing a long, dark winter, governors and other […]
November 13, 2020

Biden gives boost to retiring senator's climate change plan

WASHINGTON — A plan championed by retiring Sen. Tom Udall to harness the nation’s lands and ocean waters to fight climate change is getting a […]
November 13, 2020

US appeals court rejects effort to block late ballots in PA

PHILADELPHIA — A federal appeals court in Philadelphia on Friday rejected an effort led by a Republican congressional candidate to block about 9,300 ballots that […]
November 13, 2020

Big study supports cheap combo pill to lower heart risks

A daily pill combining four cholesterol and blood pressure medicines taken with low-dose aspirin cut the risk of heart attacks, strokes and heart-related deaths by […]