Business News

business / Wed, May 25, 2022 6:04 PM

Elon Musk revises Twitter financing plan; shares jump

Elon Musk on Wednesday revised the financing plan for his proposed $44 billion purchase of Twitter, raising investor hopes that the unpredictable...

business / Wed, May 25, 2022 5:48 PM

EPA proposes restrictions in fight over Alaska mine

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is proposing restrictions that would block plans for a copper and gold mine in Alaska’s Bristol Bay region

business / Wed, May 25, 2022 5:00 PM

Twitter to pay $150M penalty over privacy of users' data

Twitter will pay a $150 million penalty and put in new safeguards to settle federal regulators’ allegations that the social platform failed to...

business / Wed, May 25, 2022 4:34 PM

Administration opposes airlines in lawsuit over crew breaks

The Biden administration is siding against the airline industry in a case that involves whether California-based flight crews should get the rest...

business / Wed, May 25, 2022 4:34 PM

EXPLAINER: Social media and the Texas shooter's messages

Could Facebook have known about ominous direct-message threats made by a gunman who Texas authorities say massacred 19 children and two teachers...

business / Wed, May 25, 2022 4:25 PM

Jill Biden, Murthy welcome 2nd mass delivery of baby formula

Jill Biden and the U.S. surgeon general are empathizing with parents across the country who have been scrambling to find infant formula for their...

business / Wed, May 25, 2022 3:39 PM

NFL to appeal ruling in Gruden lawsuit over leaked emails

The NFL says it will appeal a ruling denying the league’s request to move former Las Vegas Raiders coach Jon Gruden’s lawsuit over leaked emails...

business / Wed, May 25, 2022 3:39 PM

Brazil toughens environmental fines in reaction to a lawsuit

Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro signed a decree Tuesday that creates stricter rules against environmental crimes in the Amazon rainforest, such...

business / Wed, May 25, 2022 3:35 PM

'I've got to dig deep': Texas shooting tests Newtown parents

Some relatives of the victims of the 2012 attack on the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, who channeled grief into advocacy...

business / Wed, May 25, 2022 3:16 PM

Congressional Budget Office says inflation to last into 2023

The Congressional Budget Office says that high inflation will persist into next year

business / Wed, May 25, 2022 2:56 PM

With Indianapolis 500 at full throttle, business is booming

Merchants near the Indianapolis Motor Speedway are welcoming a return to full capactiy

business / Wed, May 25, 2022 2:16 PM

Defiant Pakistani ex-PM Khan urges followers to banned rally

Pakistani police have fired tear gas and scuffled with stone-throwing supporters of ousted Prime Minister Imran Khan ahead of their planned...

business / Wed, May 25, 2022 2:13 PM

Unionized Starbucks stores face hard work of bargaining

It’s become a common sight: jubilant Starbucks workers celebrating after successful votes to unionize at dozens of U.S. stores

business / Wed, May 25, 2022 1:29 PM

EXPLAINER: How cities in the West have water amid drought

The sight of fountains, swimming pools, gardens and golf courses in Western cities like Phoenix, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, San Diego and Albuquerque...

business / Wed, May 25, 2022 12:52 PM

US has not been asked to help in probe of reporter's killing

The State Department says neither Israel nor the Palestinian Authority has formally requested U.S. assistance in the investigation of the killing...

business / Wed, May 25, 2022 12:52 PM

Accelerator program overdue for NFL diversity. Will it help?

For 15 years, Aaron Glenn was an outstanding NFL cornerback, a team leader, and a coach in the making

business / Wed, May 25, 2022 11:14 AM

Amazon shareholders nix warehouse working conditions audit

Amazon shareholders have voted against a proposal calling for an independent audit of working conditions at the company’s warehouses

business / Wed, May 25, 2022 11:07 AM

Davos gathering overshadowed by global economic worries

The risks to the global economy are leading to an increasingly gloomy view of the months ahead for corporate leaders, government officials and...

Salem News Channel Today

On-Air & Up next

See the Full Program Guide