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Biden sets out oil, gas leasing reform, stops New! 2021-11-26 12:17:17The Biden administration has recommended an overhaul of the nation’s oil and gas leasing program to focus on areas that are most suitable for en

Stocks sink on new COVID variant; Dow loses New! 2021-11-26 12:13:32A surge in cases and anti-disease controls threaten to disrupt trade and travel.

Hundreds of FedEx packages are found in Alabama New! 2021-11-26 11:59:25An estimated 300 to 400 packages of various sizes were found in a ravine.

Stores kick off Black Friday but pandemic woes 2021-11-26 09:59:33Retailers are expected to usher in the unofficial start to the holiday shopping season Friday with bigger crowds than last year in a closer step towar

Climate activists block Amazon UK warehouses on Black 2021-11-26 09:31:16Climate activists are blockading Amazon warehouses across the U.K. on Friday.

Russia: Death toll in Siberian coal mine blast 2021-11-26 02:30:17Russian officials say 52 miners and rescuers have died after a devastating blast in a Siberian coal mine about 250 meters (820 feet) underground

Asian stock markets sink as traders watch Europe 2021-11-25 22:40:26Asian stock markets have declined as traders weigh the impact of a surge in coronavirus cases in Europe and anti-disease controls that threaten to dis

Europe's Christmas markets warily open as COVID cases 2021-11-25 12:11:37An uneasy feeling has been left hanging over Frankfurt's Christmas market.

Holiday season moves into high gear but challenges 2021-11-25 11:30:32Shoppers buoyed by solid hiring, healthy pay gains and substantial savings are returning to stores and splurging on all types of items

'Get up!' Pope prays that Lebanon can get 2021-11-25 11:17:32Pope Francis says he's praying that God will help Lebanon “get up” and get back on its feet following an unprecedented economic crisis th

Germany latest country to pass 100,000 deaths from 2021-11-25 09:53:06German Chancellor Angela Merkel spoke of “a very sad day” as her country became the latest to surpass 100,000 deaths from COVID-19 since t

Putin says Russia will offer good gas deal 2021-11-25 09:42:25Russian President Vladimir Putin says Moscow will continue providing natural gas to Serbia on terms favorable to its ally

Burlington - Business

Demand for truckers 'is through the roof': A 2021-11-17 05:02:27Truck drivers are in huge demand nationally and in Vermont as a shortage of 80,000 drivers is expected to grow to 100,000 in the coming years.  

Jericho's two new solar plants will generate enough 2021-11-16 09:40:37An abundance of solar power is now being generated at a former landfill and an old gravel pit in Jericho.       

New adaptive sports facility at Sugarbush to open 2021-11-15 07:01:34A new year-round sports facility for people with disabilities will open at Sugarbush Resort in time for the upcoming ski-and-snowboard season.  

Trinity Baptist Church proposes building 65 new housing 2021-11-14 11:12:32A new residential development is proposed by Trinity Baptist Church for its 47-acre campus in Williston — as well as additions to its school and

Trinity Baptist Church in Williston eyes housing option 2021-11-14 11:12:30Athletic fields would shift to a different part of the church's 47-acre campus if its plans go through to build a residential neighborhood here. &nb

Vermont auditor says there's money to be saved 2021-11-12 11:54:43State Auditor Doug Hoffer has investigated ways the State of Vermont could save money on increasing health care costs for employees.   

How is the labor shortage affecting Vermont ski 2021-11-12 09:06:40The labor shortage is affecting ski resorts just like it's affecting every other industry. It's a challenge to find workers to fill all the position

Online sign hints at identity of supermarket proposed 2021-11-11 10:44:22The new supermarket proposed for Taft Corners in Williston hasn't been named yet — but a clue surfaces in their online submission to town plann

Williston park-and-ride facility near I-89 exit gets a 2021-11-10 10:30:10Following more than a decade of discussion and planning, a commuter park-and-ride facility in Williston has its state permits to begin construction.&n

'Nordic bathhouse' proposed for Burlington's South End 2021-11-10 07:52:21Jovial King, a Burlington herbalist and entrepreneur, is planning to build an herbal-themed spa and health club in the city's South End.   

"Silt Bathhouse" - a soother proposed for Burlington's 2021-11-10 05:01:06Developer envisions an oasis of healing herbs, saunas and hammocks at an as-yet-to-be-determined location in Burlington's South End.   &nb

A Burlington bulk refill shop gets 'reused,' recycled 2021-11-08 10:54:34A shop providing refillable bulk items for the home is opening in Burlington, taking over the location of a similar business.    &nbs

L.A. Times - Business

Henry Rollins is selling his industrial compound in 2021-11-23 17:31:55In Nichols Canyon, singer Henry Rollins is shopping around his hyper-masculine home of 13 years for $3.9 million.

Column: Texas court says you can't force a 2021-11-23 11:54:46In victory for public health, a Texas court threw out a ruling requiring ivermectin for a COVID-19 patient.

Is your Christmas present spying on you? How 2021-11-23 09:00:59As more products come with sensors, microphones and internet connections, the privacy risks grow. Look for these red flags in gifts you buy this holid

A new breed of brazen takeover robbers hitting 2021-11-23 08:00:21High-end retailers such as Nordstrom and Louis Vuitton have been targeted by brazen robbers in Northern and Southern California, raising alarm among a

Matt Damon unloads Pacific Palisades mansion for $18 2021-11-22 15:25:10In Pacific Palisades, Oscar-winning actor Matt Damon has sold his architectural mansion to Warner Bros. CEO Ann Sarnoff for $18 million.

Column: Biden nominee Omarova faces an ugly attack 2021-11-22 14:37:10Banks and the right wing know Saule Omarova may be an effective regulator, so they're absurdly attacking her as a communist.

How to find (and survive) a Buy Nothing 2021-11-22 08:00:31Buy Nothing groups are easier to find and join than ever. But there are rules and ethics and etiquette to consider.

What supply chain mess? For Buy Nothing devotees, 2021-11-22 08:00:15Buy Nothing Project group members may be among the few who aren't worried about supply chain problems leading to issues with gifts this holiday seaso

Photos: After a one-year hiatus, L.A. Auto Show 2021-11-19 22:00:55Battery-powered vehicles will get top billing at the Los Angeles Auto Show, which opened this week after a year's hiatus.

Column: A new research paper adds to the 2021-11-19 14:18:24A new study supports the scientific consensus that COVID-19 reached humans from the animal kingdom, not a Chinese laboratory.

Column: Wells Fargo found another way to abuse 2021-11-19 09:00:15Wells Fargo had found a way to charge some of its customers $30 to transfer funds from one division of the bank to another when paying off a mortgage.

A sport-fishing boat pollutes 'as much as 162 2021-11-19 08:00:38Sport-fishing and excursion boat owners feel unfairly targeted by California's Air Resources Board, which recognizes new emission rules will cost bus

NYT > Economy

Initial unemployment claims last week fell to a 2021-11-24 12:13:40On a seasonally adjusted basis, the figure fell to 199,000, a milestone in the economic recovery from the shock of the pandemic.

The Inflation Miscalculation Complicating Biden’s Agenda 2021-11-24 12:13:11Administration officials blame the Delta variant for a prolonged stretch of consumer spending on goods, rather than services, pushing up prices and cr

Inflation Surged Again in October, With P.C.E. Index 2021-11-24 12:05:22Prices climbed by 5 percent in the 12 months through October, according to Personal Consumption Expenditures price index data released Wednesday.

For Afghan Refugees, a Choice Between Community and 2021-11-24 11:45:16In resettling thousands of displaced Afghans, the Biden administration must weigh their need for support against the needs of the U.S. labor market.

Ifeoma Ozoma Blew the Whistle on Pinterest. Now 2021-11-24 05:00:27Ifeoma Ozoma, who accused Pinterest of discrimination, has become a key figure in helping tech employees disclose, and fight, mistreatment at work.

Inflation Batters Pakistan and Puts Pressure on Imran 2021-11-23 17:25:14Rising prices and a weakened currency are straining households, intensifying pressure on Prime Minister Imran Khan to find solutions.

As Virus Cases Rise in Europe, an Economic 2021-11-23 14:50:06A series of restrictions, including a lockdown in Austria, is expected to put a brake on economic growth.

Elizabeth Warren Says She Will Oppose Jerome Powell’s 2021-11-23 07:26:03“I will vote against him,” the senator said in a statement, but other powerful lawmakers said his reappointment would provide economic sta

Biden Will Keep Jerome Powell as Federal Reserve 2021-11-22 20:58:10The White House returned to a longstanding pattern in which presidents reappoint the same leader of the Federal Reserve regardless of partisan identit

Lael Brainard is Tapped For Vice Chair of 2021-11-22 19:21:00The longtime Washington insider is now the central bank’s No. 2. That could give her more bandwidth to influence policy.

Thanksgiving Holiday Travel Will Test Airlines 2021-11-22 17:51:31Thanksgiving will be the biggest test of the system’s resilience since the pandemic began, with millions more passengers than last year.

Behind the Powell Pick: A Bet the Economy 2021-11-22 15:33:04President Biden views the incumbent Fed chair as sharing his values on price growth and the pursuit of a lower unemployment rate to help Black, Hispan

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LIVE: Go First flight with 139 on board New! 2021-11-27 03:17:50Go First flight from Bengaluru to Patna was diverted due to a faulty engine warning in the cockpit, says a spokesperson

China regains favour among global investors who deem New! 2021-11-27 03:09:10BlackRock has upgraded Chinese stocks as policy hurdles ease while trimming its exposure to Indian equities

WTO postpones ministerial conference amid fears over new New! 2021-11-27 02:18:29The decision was taken by the general council of the WTO at an emergency meeting late Friday

Government constitutes 5-member panel to monitor Central Vista New! 2021-11-27 01:37:08The govt has formed a five-member Central Vista Oversight committee to monitor and ensure timely completion of the Central Vista Redevelopment project

Paytm's non-UPI payment GMV grows by 52% in New! 2021-11-27 01:29:55Revenue from operations grew 64 per cent Y-o-Y to Rs 1,090 crore in Q2FY22, driven by 52 per cent growth in non-UPI payment volumes

Oli vows to 'take back' Kalapani, Limpiyadhura, Lipulekh New! 2021-11-27 00:34:18KP Sharma Oli has vowed to "take back" Indian territories of Kalapani, Limpiyadhura and Lipulekh if he returns to power

PM Modi to hold key meeting on Covid-19 New! 2021-11-26 23:44:27The meeting comes after the WHO on Friday designated the new Covid-19 variant B.1.1.529, first detected in South Africa this week, as a "Variant of C

World races to contain latest Covid-19 threat, the New! 2021-11-26 21:26:59The world has raced to contain a new coronavirus variant potentially more dangerous than the one that has fuelled relentless waves of infection on nea

No case of new coronavirus variant detected at New! 2021-11-26 16:45:10Passengers coming from 'at-risk' countries have to give their samples at the airport for RT-PCR testing, according to the Union Health Ministry's r

4 industrial smart cities being developed under DMIC: New! 2021-11-26 15:50:28The government has approved 11 such corridors consisting of 32 projects to be developed in four phases

Colgate-Palmolive launches toothbrush made of recycled plastic New! 2021-11-26 15:48:16Colgate-Palmolive has introduced a sustainable innovation to the oral care industry with launching of 100 per cent recycled plastic handle toothbrush.

Govt to help restart MSMEs which shut down New! 2021-11-26 15:44:23The Centre is mulling providing help to the micro, small and medium enterprises which were closed during the COVID-19 pandemic and a high-level meetin


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