Slump in oil takes a toll on industry, economy
As drivers, shippers and airlines continue to enjoy lower fuel prices, the oil industry is responding to much lower profits with sharp cuts in spending and employment that are hurting economic growth.
NY village pays ransom to hackers
By MICHAEL VIRTANEN
A village in central New York made ransom payments of $300 and $500 last year to keep its computers running after two official-looking emails released malware throughout its system, state auditors said.
Regulators reject pot credit union
The marijuana industry is hoping a federal judge will force regulators to let pot businesses access the banking system by setting up its own credit union.