By LINDSAY WHITEHURST and SOPHIA EPPOLITO, Associated PressSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Utah Legislature is wrapping up its business for the year Friday. Lawmakers have already tackled a number of issues this year during a session that was conducted partially remotely because of the coronavirus pandemic.Here’s a...
Hydrogen is a clean-burning molecule, meaning that it can help to decarbonize a range of sectors that have proved hard to clean up in the past. But today, most hydrogen is produced from CO2-emitting fossil fuels. Hydrogen produced from renewable electricity, known as green hydrogen, could be the solution...
By JEFFREY COLLINS, Associated PressWEST COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The leader of Republicans in the South Carolina Senate wants to sell two state-owned airplanes that lawmakers and government officials can use as long as they promise it's for official business.Senate Majority Leader Shane Massey said Friday he will...
By JAKE COYLE, AP Film WriterNEW YORK (AP) — After growing cobwebs for nearly a year, movie theaters in New York City reopen Friday, returning film titles to Manhattan marquees that had for the last 12 months instead read messages like “Wear a mask” and “We’ll be back...
WASHINGTON (NewsNation Now) — White House officials plan to brief Americans on the latest COVID-19 pandemic response efforts Friday, closing out a week in which several states started making major changes to ease restrictions. The nation’s top infectious diseases expert Dr. Anthony Fauci, Centers for Disease Control and...
Democratic candidates take the stage for the ninth primary debate of the 2020 presidential election, this one in Nevada. Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg makes his debate debut, as Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders takes the lead in the polls. The former New York mayor slammed Sanders for pushing...
Transaction builds a U.S. based Bitcoin mining championCombined company valued at an enterprise value of $2.0 billionIncludes $425 million fully committed PIPE investment, secured with anchor investors, including Fidelity Management & Research Company and Counterpoint Global (Morgan Stanley)The PIPE investment includes $50 million investment-in-kind from Cipher Mining’s parent...
By JOE McDONALD, AP Business WriterBEIJING (AP) — China’s No. 2 leader set a healthy economic growth target Friday and vowed to make the nation self-reliant in technology amid tension with Washington and Europe over trade and human rights. Another official announced plans to tighten control over Hong...
BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese Premier Li Keqiang pledged on Friday to promote business ties with the United States based on "mutual respect" that benefit both countries.The world's two largest economies have been at odds over trade and economic policy, especially when it comes to U.S. efforts to restrict...