By MARLENE LENTHANG, ABC News(HARRIS COUNTY, Texas) -- A $1 billion class-action lawsuit has been filed against Texas wholesale electricity retailer Griddy Energy for allegedly charging exorbitant prices during last week's historic storm that left millions powerless in the freezing... Read More.
By ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Gun violence has cost hundreds of thousands of Americans their lives. It's also cost the U.S. trillions of dollars.From 1992 to 2018, the annual cost has fluctuated from $229 billion to $303 billion,... Read More.
By BEN GITTLESON, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden plans to announce on Friday that the United States will contribute $2 billion to a U.N.-backed program seeking to distribute COVID-19 vaccine doses to people in the poorest countries in the... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Shares of Twitter climbed more than 7% Wednesday after the company reported a record $1.29 billion in revenue during the fourth quarter of 2020, despite finding itself at the center of political turmoil... Read More.
By EMILY SHAPIRO and ROSA SANCHEZ, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- One lucky person is taking home the Mega Millions jackpot cash.At around 1 a.m. ET Saturday, the list of lottery winners was announced. A person in Michigan won... Read More.
By EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The Mega Millions jackpot has increased to $1 billion for Friday night's drawing.If a lucky lottery player wins, this will mark the second-largest jackpot in Mega Millions history and the third-largest... Read More.
By MARIAM KHAN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- A bipartisan group of House and Senate lawmakers are circulating more details of their $908 billion coronavirus relief bill Wednesday after days of backroom negotiations, but it's unclear at this point if congressional leadership... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Cloud computing giant Salesforce said it will acquire workplace messaging service Slack in a deal valued at $27.7 billion.Salesforce announced the deal on Tuesday, saying that under the terms of the... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(SEATTLE) -- Amazon said Tuesday that independent sellers brought in more than $4.8 billion in worldwide sales from Black Friday through Cyber Monday, an increase of more than 60% from 2019.With sales from the... Read More.
By ALLISON PECORIN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- A bipartisan group of lawmakers introduced a compromise COVID-19 relief proposal Tuesday that would provide $908 billion in funds focused on state and local aid, unemployment insurance and small business loans.The $908... Read More.
BY: SOO RIN KIM, ABC NEWS(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump's reelection team kicked off 2020 with what seemed like an unbeatable cash advantage, boasting a massive fundraising operation, bolstered by the joint efforts of the Republican Party.Fast-forward 10... Read More.
By AARON KATERSKY, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A subsidiary of Goldman Sachs pleaded guilty on Thursday for its role in a scandal involving the embezzlement of billions of dollars from a Malaysian government investment fund known as 1MDB.The... Read More.