February 22, 2024

Some USDA programs have been mired in inequity. A panel's final report offers changes

Handy Kennedy, founder of AgriUnity cooperative, counts his cows on HK Farms on April 20, 2021 in Cobbtown, Ga. The cooperative is a group of […]
February 22, 2024

After 50 years, ‘Birkie Fever’ still running hot for northern Wisconsin cross country ski race

Long before the American Birkebeiner grew into the largest cross country ski race in North America, attracting more than 10,000 skiers from around the country […]
February 20, 2024

Capital One is acquiring Discover in a deal worth $35 billion

The logo for Capital One Financial is displayed above a trading post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, July 30, 2019. Capital […]
February 19, 2024

Bayer makes a deal on popular contraceptive with Mark Cuban's online pharmacy

Mark Cuban's Cost Plus Drugs online pharmacy is adding the oral contraceptive Yaz from Bayer to its list of discounted medicines. studiostockart/Getty Images Bayer is […]
February 19, 2024

Near-record winds over the Northeast push passenger planes to speeds over 800 mph

Boosted by a powerful jet stream over the Washington, D.C., area on Saturday night, a Virgin Atlantic Boeing 787 passenger flight arrived at London's Heathrow […]
February 18, 2024

Chinese electric carmakers are taking on Europeans on their own turf — and succeeding

A man polishes an Atto 3 car from Chinese car maker BYD at the International Motor Show (IAA) in Munich, Germany, on Sept. 4, 2023. […]
February 15, 2024

EPA will allow farmers to spray dicamba after court blocks use

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says farmers can use “existing stocks” of the chemical dicamba this year, despite a federal court ruling that vacated the […]
February 15, 2024

Could vacant office spaces across the U.S. be the solution to a national problem?

What is the fate of all this empty space? Thomas Barwick Across the United States, empty office buildings are leaving once-bustling downtown areas with less […]
February 15, 2024

Rare sight: See inside an empty Mississippi River lock and dam as it’s cleared for repairs

Work is set to continue for several more weeks on a winter-long project to inspect, repair and renovate Lock and Dam 2 along the Mississippi […]
February 14, 2024

What is Temu, and should you let your parents order from it?

Temu has soared in popularity since it launched in 2022. Here, a photo illustration shows the Temu app in an app store reflected in videos […]