Economy Nov 26

Black Friday sales begin at The Outlet Shoppes of the Bluegrass in Simpsonville, KY
Stores kick off Black Friday but pandemic woes linger

Retailers are expected to usher in the unofficial start to the holiday shopping season Friday with bigger crowds than last year in a closer step toward normalcy. But the fallout from the pandemic continues to weigh on businesses and shoppers’…

Nation Nov 14

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How Maine is transforming who pays for recycling

For years, Americans have been encouraged to recycle, but global changes to the market for recycled material has led to a realization that just because that symbol is on the package or it’s placed in a blue bin, doesn't necessarily…

Oct 04

WATCH: Biden discusses debt ceiling as U.S. approaches limit

President Joe Biden accused Republican lawmakers on Monday of blocking efforts to increase the government's borrowing authority, saying they're playing "Russian roulette with the U.S. economy" by committing to filibuster the measure ahead of an Oct. 18 deadline.