As winter begins, Americans this year confront a most unwelcome holiday guest — high energy prices.
In the pottery world of the Southeast, Les Powell is a celebrity. On this cold November weekend, the Asheville, North Carolina, potter is working in Marion at the Henderson school, sharing some of the knowledge he’s gained in 47 years of creating pottery across the region.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats and climate activists generally supported President Joe Biden's decision to release a record 50 million barrels of oil from America's strategic reserve, even as the move appeared to contradict his long-term vision of combating climate change.
The Biden administration is taking steps to help distribute several billion dollars in aid for winter heating and utility bills, an unprecedented sum that comes largely from its $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package.
The Biden administration is making billions of dollars available to drugmakers to scale up domestic production of COVID-19 vaccines. Here's what it will mean.
If you’ve ever saved up to buy a nice couch or armchair — or have one you inherited and absolutely love — you know how much it hurts the first time a glass of wine tips all over your favorite couch. First, don’t panic! A stain doesn’t mean the end for your couch. Just learn how to combat tough stains, and while you’re at it, get in the habit of regularly cleaning your furniture to keep it looking its best.
Bring a refreshing new look to an ordinary fireplace by replacing an old enclosure with a new glass door. A new glass door makes it safe as well as attractive, because it keeps kids and pets out of harm’s way and prevents runaway sparks and ashes from damaging carpeting or nearby furnishings.
Emily Ratajkowski has recalled embarrassing herself at the Met Gala in New York City.
Damon Albarn has revealed an accident he had involving pesto and a hand blender.
The sports betting market is going through a phase of rapid expansion. What’s next for the industry? Should we expect tighter regulations or a…
WASHINGTON (AP) — A worsening surge of inflation for such bedrock necessities as food, rent, autos and heating oil is setting Americans up for a financially difficult Thanksgiving and holiday shopping season.
Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam announced Tuesday that Skyline Fabricating Inc. is set to invest $675,000 to expand its operations in Buchanan County.
Drugmaker Merck just shared stunning data on molnupiravir, an oral antiviral it developed to combat COVID-19. In molnupiravir’s phase three clinical trial, it cut COVID-19 patients’ risk of being hospitalized or dying by 50%.
What’s your favorite time of year? I like different seasons for different reasons. But my favorite season is fall.
The estimated cost to Dominion Energy customers of a giant offshore wind farm has jumped from about $8 billion to about $10 billion, utility CEO Bob Blue said in an earnings call for investors on Friday.
WASHINGTON (AP) — If you find the current economy a bit confusing, don’t worry: So does the nation’s top economic official, Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell.