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Friday April 23rd, 2021 10:59AM
The Latest: World leaders pledge climate action at summit
World leaders are pledging action on climate change on the virtual climate summit’s second day
10:41AM ( 13 minutes ago )
Stocks edge higher; S&P 500 still on track for weekly loss
Stocks were edging higher in early trading Friday, but the overall market is still on pace to close out its first weekly loss in five weeks
10:26AM ( 27 minutes ago )
Climate Summit Day 2 message: Invest big for big payoff
The White House is bringing out the billionaires, the CEOs and the union leaders to help sell President Joe Biden’s climate-friendly transformation of the U.S. economy
10:24AM ( 29 minutes ago )
New home sales surged 20.7% in March to 1.02 million
Sales of new homes surged 20.7% in March, rebounding from a drop in February caused in part by severe winter storms in many parts of the country
10:17AM ( 36 minutes ago )
The Latest: Biden sees economic opportunity in climate fight
Opening the final session of the two-day virtual global climate summit, President Joe Biden says he wants to shift the conversation from climate threat to economic opportunities
10:14AM ( 39 minutes ago )
Indian hospitals plead for oxygen, country sets virus record
India is putting oxygen tankers on special express trains as major hospitals in New Delhi begged on social media for more supplies to save COVID-19 patients who are struggling to breathe
10:12AM ( 41 minutes ago )
March employment numbers look positive for Gainesville
Today’s labor report showed a lot of positives for Gainesville. March saw the unemployment rate drop, while the number of jobs increased.
11:00PM ( 11 hours ago )
Braselton semi-annual book sale to begin Thursday
Friends of the Braselton-West Jackson Library, a library volunteer support group, will host its semi-annual book sale beginning Thursday, April 22.
10:47AM ( 2 days ago )
AAA: Gasoline prices flat nationally, statewide
Gasoline prices - both nationally and statewide - held steady compared to a week ago, according to this week's fuel price report from AAA.
5:45AM ( 4 days ago )
Submitted News Archive
Submitted News
Stocks open mixed, keeping S&P 500 on track for weekly loss
Stocks are off to a mixed start on Wall Street, keeping the S&P 500 on track for its first weekly loss in five weeks
9:44AM ( 1 hour ago )
UK sees budget deficit rise to highest rate since 1946
Britain has seen its budget deficit rise during the coronavirus pandemic to its highest level since the year after the end of World War II
6:31AM ( 4 hours ago )
Jobs are make-or-break argument for Biden in climate plan
The White House is bringing out the billionaires, the CEOs and the union leaders to help sell President Joe Biden’s climate-friendly transformation of the U.S. economy
5:34AM ( 5 hours ago )
AP Business - Economy Archive
The Economy
The Latest: European agency OKs more Pfizer, Moderna batches
The European Medicines Agency says it has approved new measures to boost production of coronavirus vaccines made by Pfizer and Moderna
10:04AM ( 50 minutes ago )
The Latest: Group says US among most ambitious on emissions
An independent research organization says the American goal to cut greenhouse gas emissions by 50% to 52% from 2005 levels puts the United States among the four most ambitious nations in curbing climate change
9:23AM ( 1 hour ago )
Dutch Supreme Court adviser: Reject Russia's Yukos appeal
A key legal adviser to the Dutch Supreme Court has recommended dismissing Russia’s appeal against the reinstatement of a $50 billion compensation award to former shareholders of the Yukos oil company
8:30AM ( 2 hours ago )
AP Business - Corporate News Archive
Corporate News
How struggling households can get federal rental assistance
An estimated 8.8 million Americans are behind on their rent, according the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
7:42AM ( 3 hours ago )
In death, long after loss, Mondale's liberal legacy stands
Many Americans may remember Walter Mondale for his near-shutout defeat for the White House in 1984
6:06AM ( 3 days ago )
Long after the loss, Mondale's liberal legacy still relevant
Many Americans may remember Walter Mondale for his near-shutout defeat for the White House in 1984
5:55AM ( 3 days ago )
AP Business - Consumer News Archive
Consumer News
The Latest: Georgia ready to open vaccines for teachers
After weeks of waiting and political pressure, Gov. Brian Kemp is ready to announce that teachers are up next for COVID-19 vaccinations in Georgia
6:22PM ( 1 month ago )
Gov Kemp set to announce plans to vaccinate teachers, others
Gov. Brian Kemp is ready to announce that teachers are up next for COVID-19 vaccinations in Georgia, after weeks of waiting
6:10PM ( 1 month ago )
Union says meatpacking workers should be vaccinated sooner
Hundreds of meatpacking workers have been vaccinated against the coronavirus but the union that represents many of them says several hundred thousand more have not, despite the risks they continue to face
9:08AM ( 2 months ago )
AP Business - Poultry & Egg Archive
Poultry & Egg Industry
Businesses scramble for help as job openings go unfilled
It looks like something to celebrate: small businesses posting “Help Wanted” signs as the economy edges toward normalcy
4:24PM ( 1 day ago )