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UW chancellors hesitant on student debt forgiveness

The leaders of the University of Wisconsin System's two largest schools aren't embracing President Joe Biden's plans to forgive student debt.
Nation
April 21

LA's Union Station books another starring role: The Oscars

The Oscars are headed to downtown Los Angeles' Union Station this year for the first time, but the historic site and active transportation hub is already a movie star.
Business
April 21

Edmunds: 5 smart ways to use your tax return on a car

Tax season will be coming to a close later than usual this year, due to the May 17 extended deadline. Until that time, you might hear advertisements from car dealerships urging you to bring in your refund or pandemic stimulus check to buy a new car. Given that the average tax refund issued in 2020 was $2,741, according to the IRS, it is a solid amount that people often use to make major purchases.
Business
April 20

UK lifts post-Brexit permits for truckers as trade recovers

Britain has lifted travel restrictions on truckers that were imposed to avoid border chaos after the country's economic split from the European Union at the end of last year.
Business
April 19

New SUV models star at China auto show under virus controls

Volkswagen, Ford and Chinese brands unveiled new SUVs for China on Monday at the Shanghai auto show, the industry's biggest marketing event in a year overshadowed by the coronavirus pandemic.
Local
April 19

2 killed, 1 injured in fiery interstate tunnel crash

Two people are dead and a third is hospitalized after a fiery crash in an interstate tunnel near downtown Minneapolis.
Business
April 18
The dashboard of the software-updated Tesla Model S P90D shows the icons enabling Tesla’s autopilot, featuring limited hands-free steering. Federal

Authorities say no one was driving Tesla before deadly crash

Two people were killed in Texas in the fiery crash of a Tesla and authorities say there was no one in the driver's seat at the time of the crash, although it's not clear whether the car's driver-assist system was being used.