(NEW YORK) -- Bitcoin is on a tear.The largest cryptocurrency has soared more than 20% over the last four days, approaching an all-time high. By contrast, the S&P 500 has dropped slightly over that period.On Wednesday, the price of bitcoin surpassed $64,000 for the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Wendy’s announced it will launch new menu prices that will fluctuate depending on the time of day.The country’s second-largest burger chain, which has 6,000 restaurant locations, said the change will begin next year.Customers could pay $1 more for a sandwich like... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The U.S. economy shattered expectations in recent weeks, extending a run of overachievement that has quieted some of the most skeptical economists.Americans, however, remain sour. Less than 3 in 10 adults rate current economic conditions as "excellent" or "good," a Pew... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- U.S. Customs and Border Protection is reopening operations at four ports of entry in border towns.Biden administration officials announced Tuesday that due to the decrease in migrants over the past few days, they will reopen operations in Lukeville, Arizona; Eagle Pass, Texas;... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The FBI has gotten involved following a surge in violent threats against the Colorado Supreme Court justices who ruled earlier this week that former President Donald Trump was disqualified from appearing on the 2024 primary ballot.“The FBI is aware of the situation... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- New York City is seeing signs of the influx of migrant arrivals that communities along the southern border have grappled with in recent weeks. The surge in the city comes amid a record number of asylum-seekers entering the shelter system since... Read More.
(CIUDAD JUAREZ, Mexico) -- The U.S. Customs and Border Protection said Sunday that the agency's top official has met with authorities in Mexico to work on ways to better secure their shared border.Acting CBP Commissioner Troy Miller traveled to Ciudad Juarez, a Mexican city... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Biden administration is doubling down on strategies to contain migration as unauthorized border crossings surge across the southwest.The number of migrants apprehended in a single day by the U.S. Border Patrol approached an estimated 9,000 on Wednesday, according to officials who... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A surge of work stoppages this year involving hundreds of thousands of employees has drawn attention to bold demands over wage increases and benefits as unions pursue raises that outpace rapid price hikes.However, at a moment when a tight job market... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Former Vice President Mike Pence on Wednesday called on Republicans to choose classic conservative principles over "the siren song of populism" he sees pervading the party, a movement largely inspired by his former running mate, Donald Trump."The future of this movement, of this... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Former Vice President Mike Pence on Wednesday will call on Republicans to choose classic conservative principles over "the siren song of populism" he sees pervading the party, a movement largely inspired by his former running mate.But he'll do so without directly naming... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Just weeks into the new school year, districts in multiple states are canceling in-person classes for several weeks due to respiratory viruses, including COVID-19, among students and staff.Two school districts in Kentucky -- Lee County School District and Magoffin County Schools... Read More.