SENATE PASSES BILL TO TIGHTEN CONTROLS ON CHINA-FUNDED CONFUCIUS INSTITUTES ON U.S. COLLEGE CAMPUSES

The Senate approved a bill that would increase oversight on Confucius Institutes, China-funded cultural centers that operate on university...

JEFF BEZOS VISITED THE NEW HEADQUARTERS OF RELATIVITY SPACE, THE 3D-PRINTING ROCKET BUILDER

Jeff Bezos stopped by the new headquarters of Relativity Space on Friday, a person familiar with the visit told CNBC, and met with...

 
 
 

EMPLOYERS LIKELY ADDED MORE JOBS IN FEBRUARY, BUT ECONOMISTS SAY THERE'S NO BOUNCE BACK YET

Hiring likely improved in February, but winter weather could have hampered some activity.

JOB GROWTH IN FEBRUARY MAY SIGNAL START OF A HIRING BOOM AS THE ECONOMY REOPENS

February's much stronger-than-expected job growth could the be start of a period of much stronger hiring, as the economy reopens.

 
 
 

SENATE APPROVES BILL TO TIGHTEN CONTROLS ON CHINESE-FUNDED CONFUCIUS INSTITUTES

The Senate approved a bill that would increase oversight on Chinese-funded cultural centers, or Confucius Institutes, on university...

CANNABIS STOCKS SLUMP FOR SECOND STRAIGHT WEEK AS PROSPECTS DIM FOR NATIONWIDE LEGALIZATION

Cannabis growers and distributors dropped for a second straight week, falling with the broader market and on increased concerns about...

 
 
 

TESLA CLOSES BELOW $600 FOR THE FIRST TIME SINCE DECEMBER - HERE'S WHAT'S WEIGHING THE STOCK DOWN

The threat of inflation is hurting stocks that are based on presumed future growth, and competition and parts shortages are also hurting.

BOEING CEO FORGOES $3.6 MILLION IN BONUSES, BUT GETS $21 MILLION IN TOTAL PAY AS COVID-19 ROILED BUSINESS

 
 
 

TESLA LAUNCHES SOCIAL PLATFORM TO SPUR OWNERS TO TAKE POLITICAL ACTION ON ITS BEHALF

Tesla is using its updated social platform to spur owners to take political action that benefits Tesla, and potentially other EV businesses.

ANTIVIRUS SOFTWARE CREATOR JOHN MCAFEE INDICTED ON CRYPTOCURRENCY FRAUD CHARGES

McAfee and his "cryptocurrency team" advisor Jimmy Watson allegedly engaged in an "age-old pump-and-dump scheme," authorities said.

 
 
 

CDC STUDY FINDS EASING MASK MANDATES, RESTAURANT RESTRICTIONS LED TO HIGHER COVID CASES AND DEATHS

A new CDC study published on Friday found that local mask requirements and limited dining at restaurants can help reduce the spread...

DETROIT MAYOR REJECTS INITIAL J&J VACCINE SHIPMENT, SAYING PFIZER AND MODERNA ARE 'THE BEST'

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan said the city had enough supply of Pfizer and Moderna vaccines to cover demand from eligible residents.

 
 
 

WHO SAYS PANDEMIC HAS CAUSED MORE 'MASS TRAUMA' THAN WWII AND WILL LAST FOR YEARS

"And when there is mass trauma, it affects communities for many years to come," WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said.

NY LAWMAKERS MOVE TO STRIP GOV. CUOMO OF EMERGENCY COVID POWERS AS SEX, DEATH DATA SCANDALS GROW

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is under fire for a cover-up of coronavirus death data, and sexual harassment allegations.

 
 
 

SENATE DEMOCRATS TO REDUCE JOBLESS AID BOOST IN COVID RELIEF BILL BUT EXTEND IT ANOTHER MONTH

The change to Democrats' $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief bill would keep a $300 per week unemployment supplement in place through...

VW EXPECTS HALF OF U.S. SALES TO BE ELECTRIC VEHICLES BY 2030

Volkswagen is accelerating plans to increase sales of all-electric vehicles globally in the U.S., Europe and China.

 
 
 

WATCH LIVE: BIDEN COVID TEAM HOLDS BRIEFING AS MORE STATES LIFT PANDEMIC RESTRICTIONS

President Joe Biden's Covid-19 response team is holding a news briefing Friday on the coronavirus pandemic.

THE SPRING HOUSING MARKET JUST LOST MORE THAN 200,000 NEW LISTINGS

The spring housing market is shaping up to be the leanest and most competitive ever.

 
 
 

HERE'S WHERE THE JOBS ARE - IN ONE CHART

The battered leisure and hospitality sector, which includes hotels and restaurants, saw the largest gain by far at 355,000 added.

HOUSE IMPEACHMENT MANAGER ERIC SWALWELL SUES TRUMP, GIULIANI FOR INCITING CAPITOL RIOT

Swalwell's suit accuses Trump, Donald Trump Jr., Rudy Giuliani and GOP Rep. Mo Brooks of being "wholly responsible" for the deadly...

 
 
 



Denver Broncos place franchise tag on Justin Simmons again

Denver Broncos place franchise tag on Justin Simmons again

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. - Broncos safety Justin Simmons is the first NFL player to be franchise tagged in 2021. Read more ...

Sabres coach on hot seat; GM says team's play 'unacceptable'

Sabres coach on hot seat; GM says team's play 'unacceptable'

BUFFALO, N.Y. - Buffalo Sabres coach Ralph Krueger's status has been placed into question after first-year general manager Kevyn Adams called his underperforming team's play... Read more ...

CommUNITY Conversation: Mable Owens Clarke of Soapstone Church uses fish...

CommUNITY Conversation: Mable Owens Clarke of Soapstone Church uses fish fries for fellowship

Soapstone Church on Liberia Road in Pickens County has a long and rich history, and thanks to its matriarch, Mable Owens Clarke, its future is brilliant, as well Read more ...

Dr. Joseph Stothert, husband of Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert, found dead at...

Dr. Joseph Stothert, husband of Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert, found dead at family home

Dr. Joseph Stothert, husband of Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert, was found dead Friday afternoon in the family's southwest Omaha home. Read more ...

California to let Major League Baseball, Disneyland reopen

California to let Major League Baseball, Disneyland reopen

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - California officials are allowing people to attend Major League Baseball games and other sports, go to Disneyland and watch live performances in limited... Read more ...

State prepared for first mass COVID-19 vaccination event at NHMS

State prepared for first mass COVID-19 vaccination event at NHMS

New Hampshire's first mass vaccination event will get underway this weekend at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, where more than 11,000 Granite Staters will receive the single-dose... Read more ...

Prosecutors won't pursue criminal charges against Von Miller

Prosecutors won't pursue criminal charges against Von Miller

DENVER - Prosecutors said Friday that Broncos star linebacker Von Miller won't face criminal charges following an investigation by police in a Denver suburb. Read more ...

Brandon Marshall hosts mini combine for draft prospects

Brandon Marshall hosts mini combine for draft prospects

MIAMI - Fifteen years ago, Brandon Marshall barely made the cut for the NFL's Indianapolis combine. Read more ...

New York lawmakers move to limit Cuomo's emergency powers

New York lawmakers move to limit Cuomo's emergency powers

ALBANY, N.Y. - Democrats in the New York Legislature on Friday took their most concrete step against an increasingly embattled Gov. Andrew Cuomo, advancing a bill that imposes... Read more ...

Mark Pavelich, ‘Miracle on Ice' team star, dead at 63

Mark Pavelich, ‘Miracle on Ice' team star, dead at 63

Mark Pavelich, a member of the 1980 “Miracle on Ice” U.S. Olympic hockey team, was found dead in a treatment facility in central Minnesota. The 63-year-old died at Eagle's... Read more ...