MLB legend Ken Griffey Jr among highest-paid Reds players in 2023
Ken Griffey Jr. will be among the highest-paid Cincinnati Reds players this season even as he's been off an MLB field for more than 10 years.
Oregon Cold Stone Creamery employee loses 3 fingers on the job: reports
Former Oregon Cold Stone Creamery employee Jordyn Martin was left with seven fingers after an accident involving an ice cream machine earlier this month.
Cracker Barrel becomes latest company to flee Portland amid rising crime, retail theft
Cracker Barrel, citing the coronavirus pandemic, announced this week that is becoming the latest company to move its operations out of the state of Oregon.
Biden's choice for FAA administrator withdraws nomination after lack of Senate support
Phillip Washington, Denver International Airport CEO, withdrew his nomination to lead the Federal Aviation Administration. President Biden chose him for the job in July 2022.
Challenger wins UAW labor union presidency, vows reforms
The 'Big Three' Detroit automakers will review their labor contracts up in September and the United Auto Workers have elected a new president ahead of schedule.
Las Vegas to host Elite 8 March Madness game Saturday as 68M Americans place wagers
Sixty-eight million Americans are expected to place bets on March Madness games when it's all said and done. That’s 18 million more people betting compared to last month’s Super Bowl.
Inflation Reduction Act to cost US $1.2 trillion, Goldman Sachs says
President Biden's Inflation Reduction Act will cost brought three times the estimated figure at about $1.2 trillion, according to an analysis.
Biden touts tax credits for Canadian-assembled electric vehicles during Ottawa visit
President Biden lauded the Inflation Reduction Act for offering U.S. tax credits on Canadian-assembled electric vehicles during a speech at the Canadian Parliament in Ottawa Friday.
Former Obama official died after pilot of Bombardier jet flipped switch, plane 'abruptly pitched up'
The National Transportation Safety Board said a former Obama-era official on a business jet was fatally injured after the aircraft "abruptly pitched up."
Over 3K pounds of meat recalled over possible E. coli contamination
The Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service announced that more than 3,000 pounds of boneless beef chuck product is being recalled over bacteria concerns.
Mike Rowe celebrates more students forgoing college for apprenticeships: ‘Chickens have come home to roost’
Mike Rowe isn't anti-college or anti-education, but he admits experiencing a "gratifying" feeling knowing that more U.S. students are pursuing apprenticeships over college degrees.
South Korea’s LG Energy to build $5.6B battery plant in Arizona
The complex announced Friday will consist of two battery plants and mark the largest investment ever for a stand-alone battery-manufacturing facility in North America, LG Energy said.
Tanker truck hauling heating oil in Maryland erupts in flames after crash
A truck carrying heating oil in Maryland burst into flames Friday after it crashed along Interstate 795 in the Baltimore area, leaving the driver hospitalized in serious condition.
Ford CEO reveals EV reality: America 'cannot continue to import' batteries, earth minerals
Ford CEO Jim Farley claimed the all-American automaker would be willing to invest in domestic mining and rare earth mineral production to help EV battery supply.
Michael Jordan's billion dollar Nike deal told in Ben Affleck's 'Air'
With the release of film "Air" rapidly rapidly approaching, the partnership between Hall of Famer Michael Jordan and Nike is receiving attention - and how much its worth has grown.
TSA declares peanut butter a liquid, social media reacts
The debate is over if the TSA considers peanut butter a liquid after the agency took to social media to share that peanut butter is a liquid, not a solid.
Tom Brady becomes part owner of WNBA's Las Vegas Aces
Future NFL Hall of Famer Tom Brady expanded his business portfolio Thursday when it was announced he joined the WNBA's Las Vegas Aces ownership group with Mark Davis.
Hyundai and Kia to recall more than half million vehicles over fire concern
Hyundai and Kia are recalling more than 500k vehicles over concerns that a tow hitch harness could catch fire, regardless of if the car is parked or being driven.
Yankees remain highest-valued MLB franchise as league average revenue hits all-time high
The New York Yankees remain atop Forbes' list of MLB franchise values, coming in at $7.1 billion, which is an 18% increase from last year.
Hyundai, Kia warn 570,000 US owners to park outside until recalls completed
Hyundai and Kia are asking customers to leave these models on the street until repairs can be made. The recall includes over 570,000 cars within the US.