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Railroad strike 2022: Intensifying efforts to avert crippling strike go overnight

New York CNN Business — Talks aimed at averting a freight rail strike that could cripple U.S. supply chains continued overnight Thursday. If the strike continues early Friday, it could push up the prices of goods, from gasoline to food to cars. Two rail unions, representing more than 50,000 engineers and conductors who make up …

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‘Car guy’ Biden touts electric vehicles at Detroit auto show

DETROIT (AP) — President Joe Bidena “car guy” with his own vintage Corvette, showcased his administration’s efforts to promote electric vehicles during a Wednesday visit to the Detroit auto show. Biden traveled to the massive North American International Auto Show to plug in the huge new climate, tax and health care law which offers tax …

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Massive rail strike next week could deal another blow to America’s economy

New York CNN Business — Freight railways have been around since the 19th century, but you can’t run a 21st century economy without them. the imminence possibility of strike by unions representing more than 90,000 freight railway workers nationwide has businesses across the country worried. The unions are set to call a strike on September …

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44% of Americans think they can achieve billionaire status

Michael Bloomberg, (right) founder of Bloomberg LP, and Lloyd Blankfein, chairman and chief executive of Goldman Sachs Group, at the 10,000 Small Business (1OKSB) partnership event in London on December 14, 2016. Chris Ratcliffe | Bloomberg | Getty Images Mixed feelings about extreme wealth At the same time, most Americans have a love-hate relationship with …

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California moves toward phasing out gas-fueled vehicles

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California plans to require all new cars, trucks and SUVs to run on electricity or hydrogen by 2035 under a policy approved by regulators Thursday that aims a drastic reduction in carbon emissions and the eventual end of gasoline. Vehicles. The California Air Resources Board’s decision came two years after Governor …

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