(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden proposed an infrastructure package worth $1 trillion in new spending that would be funded without raising the corporate tax rate during a meeting Wednesday with the top Republican negotiator on the package. The new pitch aims to avoid Republican scorn... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- By the end of May, some two months after the coronavirus pandemic arrived in the U.S., the nation was in a deep crisis.Hundreds of thousands were sick with the virus, millions... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Nasdaq is proposing new rules that would mandate diversity in the boardroom for companies listed on its stock exchange.Nasdaq filed a proposal with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Tuesday that... Read More.
By BENJAMIN SIEGEL and SOO RIN KIM, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- When President-elect Joe Biden unveiled his national security team on Tuesday, there were several noticeable absences, including a nominee to lead the Department of Defense.Michele Flournoy, a leading... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(SACRAMENTO, Calif.) -- California's governor signed a bill into law on Wednesday that requires publicly traded companies headquartered in the state to have at least one board member from an "underrepresented community" by the end of... Read More.
By REBECCA JARVIS, TAYLOR DUNN and KELLY MCCARTHY, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Online retail giant Amazon has created a free, first-of-its-kind virtual career fair that could help attendees land a six-figure job and one-on-one career coaching. Amazon announced the... Read More.
By LAUREN LANTRY, ABC News(ASHBURN, Va.) -- The Washington Redskins announced Friday that the NFL football team will be "undergoing a thorough review of the team name" that Native Americans have long objected to as racially offensive.In a... Read More.