(CNN) Though thousands are still under boil water advisories, about 5,000 water customers in Jackson, Mississippi, don't any have service, a decline from earlier this week. Charles Williams, public works director in Jackson, said in a news conference Friday...
(CNN) No, Californians have not been packing up and leaving the Golden State en masse during the Covid-19 pandemic. That's despite some headlines and anecdotal claims to the contrary, according to a new study published Thursday by the nonpartisan California...
(CNN) Congressional Democrats are pushing President Joe Biden to nominate Shalanda Young to lead the Office of Management and Budget after Neera Tanden withdrew her nomination amid opposition in the Senate. Young is Biden's nominee to serve as deputy direct...
(CNN) The Biden administration has notified facilities caring for migrant children that they can open back up to pre-Covid-19 levels, acknowledging "extraordinary circumstances" due to a rising number of minors crossing the US-Mexico border, according to a...
Albany, New York (CNN) The New York State Senate passed a bill to repeal Gov. Andrew Cuomo's expanded emergency executive powers Friday. The vote split straight down the party lines, with all 20 Republican senators saying the bill does not go far enough to...
(CNN Business) Twitter is working on a feature that could offer users a short window of time to rethink posting a tweet even after they hit send. The company confirmed to CNN Business on Friday it is testing an undo option that would potentially let users r...
Washington, DC (CNN) Jaime Waydo spent years building self-driving cars at Waymo, and was quick to praise their abilities. Waymo's self-driving cars could see 360 degrees, she noted, while humans could see about 120 degrees. A Waymo self-driving car once sa...
New York (CNN Business) The US economy added 379,000 jobs last month, far more than economists had expected, signaling the labor market recovery is finally gaining steam. The January numbers were also revised sharply higher to 166,000 added jobs versus 49,0...
The pandemic, now in the beginning of its second year, has had a notable and unequal effect on Americans' financial well-being. While some people have lost jobs and income , others seem to be thriving. And the chances of falling into either camp vary by inc...
It's been almost a year since the global financial sector had its last epic meltdown . The single most useful tool it could deploy in this effort would be a financial transactions tax (FTT). The point of such a tax is straightforward: to raise revenue and/o...
What's happening: Concerns are growing that a strong economic recovery later this year will cause a spike in inflation. In recent days, Wall Street has become laser-focused on one big question: If significantly higher prices do materialize, will Federal Res...
Washington (CNN) The political organization founded by NBA superstar LeBron James and a host of other Black athletes and artists will kick off its post-2020 work with a focus on the wave of Republican-backed legislation aimed at restricting voter access in...
Not only are they easily digestible content, these fan-made clips also act as advertisements for "WandaVision." Their 15- to 60-second TikTok videos are the type of grassroots marketing and organic buzz that's valuable to streaming services like Disney+. A...
(CNN Business) After a year of relief, robocalls are back up to pre-pandemic levels. Americans received more than 4.6 billion robocalls in February, up 15% compared to January, according to new data from YouMail, a robocall-prevention service that tracks ro...
(CNN) A newly proposed bill in Tennessee would make it even more difficult to protest in the state -- by making obstructing a highway a felony and giving immunity to drivers who unintentionally injure or kill those in the way. The HB13 bill , which was intr...
Washington (CNN) The top State Department diplomatic security official in Afghanistan was removed from his role for declaring the "death of America" and making racist comments about Kamala Harris in a post on his Facebook page when President Donald Trump lo...
In the year of our Lord 2021, it feels like female directors are finally getting more opportunities -- and more acknowledgment. Only one woman had ever won the category prior to Sunday, and that was Barbra Streisand in 1984 for "Yentl." it was "bittersweet"...
New York (CNN Business) Tesla is starting to lose market share among US buyers of electric vehicles, and Ford's Mustang Mach-E appears to be the beneficiary. Analysis by Morgan Stanley shows that Tesla's share of the US EV market fell to 69% in February, do...
New York (CNN Business) Last year, people were stockpiling food and essentials at stores and ordering a lot more groceries online . There is now "quite a challenging setup for grocers," Rupesh Parikh, analyst at Oppenheimer, said in a note to clients Thursd...
"That wave sucked me up into the mouth of it and slammed me onto a rock and just absolutely destroyed me," American surfer Billy Kemper tells CNN Sport. Billy Kemper was seriously injured in an accident in 2020. "Part of the culture of being raised in Hawai...