(NEW YORK) -- As freight railroads and their unions continue to feel pressure from the White House, businesses and other stakeholders to reach an agreement before a potential strike, economic experts say the possible work stoppage will wreak havoc on businesses and consumers. Two labor... Read More.
(BALTIMORE) -- Baltimore has become the latest major city to experience a water crisis involving contamination in the water supply. City officials have been urging residents to boil tap water for at least one minute after E. coli was discovered in West Baltimore at one... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Back to school means back-to-school lunches, but this year they're costing more with food prices increasing nationwide. Pandemic relief funds that ensured free meals for all kids ran out in June and school nutritionists are blaming higher costs on inflation, supply chain... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Back to school means back-to-school lunches, but this year they're costing more with food prices increasing nationwide. Pandemic relief funds that ensured free meals for all kids ran out in June and school nutritionists are blaming higher costs on inflation, supply chain problems... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The U.S. is currently in a race to have the necessary tools and medicines to stop the growing spread of monkeypox, and it may be an uphill battle, according to one vaccine expert. Dr. Peter Hotez, the dean of the National School... Read More.
(LAS VEGAS) -- The city of Las Vegas has declared an emergency over its water supply after the Calf Canyon-Hermits Peak Fire, the largest wildfire in New Mexico history, contaminated the Gallinas River. The city relies solely on water from the river, which has... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Amid growing concerns over highly contagious omicron subvariants that are spreading around the country, Americans are set to have one more COVID-19 vaccine from which to choose. Earlier this week, officials from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) signed off... Read More.
(AUSTIN, Texas) -- The Texas power grid's operator has asked consumers to use less energy as clouds threaten access to essential solar power. The Electricity Reliability Council of Texas asked residents and business to voluntarily conserve energy for the second time in three days amid... Read More.
Supply and demand is what drives prices on nearly everything. Low supply with higher demand equals higher prices, and higher supply with lower demand pushes prices lower. This process is what pushed gas prices down below $2 per gallon during the initial months of... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- FDA Commissioner Dr. Robert Califf said the Food and Drug Administration is finalizing a plan to import more baby formula to the U.S. amid a nationwide baby formula shortage. "We are moving on the product that was intended for other countries," Califf told... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The White House is moving to deal with yet another crisis with potentially damaging political consequences: a nationwide shortage of baby formula. President Joe Biden spoke Thursday with retailers and infant formula manufacturers -- including Target, Walmart, Reckitt and Gerber -- on efforts to... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- A major producer of the abortion pill in the U.S. says it has ample supply if demand suddenly soars in the wake of a Supreme Court decision and that it's working with federal regulators to make the drug available in pharmacies by... Read More.