Jeff Bezos pledges $1 billion toward preserving 30% of Earth’s land and sea

Jeff Bezos on Monday pledged to give $1 billion to global conservation efforts, as part of…

Opinion: Evergrande crisis and the U.S. debt-ceiling showdown could give stock investors a buying opportunity

Global stock markets took a decidedly risk-off tone on Monday. The spark was the China Evergrande…

‘I decided I’d jump the gun’: What to consider before getting a booster shot if you’re not eligible yet

Dylan Morrongiello, 27, has a list of health conditions including Type 1 Diabetes and pulmonary hypertension…

My recently widowed father, 68, met a woman on Facebook — and sent her Bitcoin so they could meet

My father is 68 years old, and recently a widower. His wife, my stepmother, had a…

Manchin wants to ‘pause’ $3.5 trillion spending plan until 2022: report

Sen. Joe Manchin wants a “strategic pause” until 2022 on President Joe Biden’s sweeping $3.5 trillion…

Fauci OK with FDA panel’s COVID booster decision, tries to clear up confusion

Dr. Anthony Fauci on Sunday said he was not disappointed by an FDA’s panel’s rejection last…

Yellen urges Congress to act quickly on debt ceiling or risk ‘economic catastrophe’

U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen on Sunday urged Congress to raise or suspend the nation’s debt…

The ‘Occupy Wall Street’ spirit is alive and kicking on Reddit, other social-media sites

It has been one decade since a group of protesters filled a small, private, grassless park…

Shoe company exec embezzled $30 million in failed bid to woo TV news anchor — now he’s going to jail

The other shoe has finally dropped on one lovelorn exec. The former chief financial officer of…

Tesla’s Elon Musk praises Chinese auto makers, vows to ensure cars’ data security: reports

Elon Musk praised Chinese auto makers Friday during an online appearance at a green-vehicle conference, and…

Republican Rep. Anthony Gonzalez, who voted to impeach Trump, won’t run for re-election

Rep. Anthony Gonzalez of Ohio, who was one of 10 House Republicans who voted to impeach…

Reddit gleeful as MassMutual takes the heat for RoaringKitty’s actions

It’s not every day that an insurance company gets fined $4 million for failing to properly…

Job seekers are putting their vaccination status on LinkedIn profiles and resumes: ‘It’s better to be over-qualified’

As someone who’s been working in the recruiting and talent acquisition industry for two decades, Dustin…

In addition to bitcoin, AMC will soon accept other cryptocurrencies for purchases

AMC on Wednesday expanded the range of cryptocurrencies it soon plans to accept for movie-ticket and…

Why a key federal fund to expand fast internet in America is in jeopardy

A key fund set up by the U.S. government in the late 1990s to help pay…