Rivian recalls about 13,000 vehicles

Rivian recalls about 13,000 vehicles

Rivian Automotive said Friday it is recalling almost all the vehicles it has delivered to customers in order to tighten a loose fastener that could affect drivers’ ability to steer. The Electric truck and SUV maker, which was founded in 2009, said it is recalling about 13,000 vehicles because a fastener connecting the vehicles’ front … Read more

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Water is California’s most precious commodity these days, as the state endures a drought that scientists are calling the worst in 1,200 years.  State officials say more than 1,200 wells have run dry this year, a nearly 50% increase over the same period last year. California’s water crisis is most severe in the San Joaquin … Read more

Unemployment rate falls to 50-year low of 3.5%

Unemployment rate falls to 50-year low of 3.5%

Unemployment rate falls to 50-year low of 3.5% – CBS News Watch CBS News Employers added a solid 263,000 jobs in September and the unemployment rate dropped to 3.5%. The strong jobs numbers were bad news for investors who fear the Federal Reserve will continue to raise interest rates. Be the first to know Get … Read more

Holiday shoppers hunt for deals amid record inflation

Holiday shoppers hunt for deals amid record inflation

Holiday shoppers hunt for deals amid record inflation – CBS News Watch CBS News Forget about Black Friday. Holiday shoppers are already hunting for the best deals, with many saying inflation will impact their purchases. Carter Evans reports. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and exclusive reporting. Not … Read more

Gas prices in the U.S. expected to rise

Gas prices in the U.S. expected to rise

Gas prices in the U.S. expected to rise – CBS News Watch CBS News A decision by the OPEC+ alliance of oil-exporting nations to cut production of crude coupled with refinery woes in the West and Midwest are pushing gas prices higher just before the midterm elections. Jonathan Vigliotti reports. Be the first to know … Read more

Barnard College to offer abortion pills on campus next year

Barnard College to offer abortion pills on campus next year

Barnard College says it will start offering abortion pills on campus next year, citing the “negative consequences for women’s futures” of the Supreme Court’s overturn of Roe v. Wade. The high court’s June ruling “will likely decrease college accessibility, result in lower graduation rates, and derail employment trajectories,” officials at the private women’s college in … Read more

Stocks tumble on fears about rates, recession after jobs data

Stocks tumble on fears about rates, recession after jobs data

Good news on the economy means bad news for Wall Street, with stocks tumbling Friday on worries a still-strong U.S jobs market may actually make a recession more likely. The S&P 500 sank 2.8% after the government said employers hired more workers last month than economists expected.  Even though job growth is slowing, the unemployment … Read more