Ponzi schemer Bernie Madoff dies in prison at 82


Asian stock markets advance after new Wall St high


US investigating possible air bag failures in GM vehicles

Drivers wanted: Record demand at Uber as vaccinations rise

Microsoft buying speech recognition firm Nuance in $16B deal

Amazon warehouse workers reject union bid in Alabama

Target to spend more than $2B at Black-owned businesses

Lawmakers call YouTube Kids a 'wasteland of vapid' content

IMF upgrades forecast for 2021 global growth to a record 6%

Company producing J&J vaccine had history of violations

US jobless claims rise to 719K as virus still forces layoffs

Honda recalls over 628,000 US vehicles to replace fuel pumps

US jobless claims fall to 684,000, fewest since pandemic

No turning back: Facebook reckons with a post-2020 world

COVID-19 law sparks dialogue on nursing home alternatives

Business

Ponzi schemer Bernie Madoff dies in prison at 82


Capsized ship off Louisiana: 12 missing, 1 dead, 6 rescued

Treasury Department creates office to oversee virus relief

Big-business pushback against voting measures gains momentum

Epic drought means water crisis on Oregon-California border

The Latest: California governor says all schools must reopen

Technology

Big-business pushback against voting measures gains momentum


Coinbase soars in market debut, valued near $86 billion

Irish watchdog opens another Facebook probe, over data dump

Users could soon hide 'like' counts on Instagram, Facebook

Amazon claims social network Parler trying to conceal owners

Biden picks first person of color to head Census fulltime

Science

Epic drought means water crisis on Oregon-California border


Mock crew straps into space capsule, exits before liftoff

UAE sets new ambitious timeline for launch of moon rover

St. Vincent seeks water, funds as volcano keeps erupting

EXPLAINER: What's known about COVID vaccines and rare clots

Japan to start releasing Fukushima water into sea in 2 years

Kasson community raises $43,000 for historic memorial
Black community leaders and RPD meeting weekly
Charles City Police Department purchases more body cameras
Former John Marshall basketball star Matthew Hurt leaving Duke for NBA