Tracks to close for Penn Station repairs
Amtrak officials say three tracks at a time will be closed at Penn Station as part of extensive repair work there that is expected to inconvenience thousands of rail commuters this summer.
Feds find $6B in student aid mistakes
Members of Congress are criticizing the Education Department over $6 billion in improper payments made as part of the federal student aid programs.
Firm to sue over canceled forest sale
An Oregon timber company reportedly plans to sue its home state for $3.3 million after its plans to buy the Elliott State Forest recently fell through.
Insurers hike prices, leave ACA markets
By TOM MURPHY
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina is asking for a 23 percent price hike because it doesn't expect crucial federal subsidies to continue.
Fastest growing U.S. cities are in South; mostly Texas
Ten of the 15 fastest-growing cities with populations of 50,000 or more were spread across the South in 2016, with four of the top five found in Texas, according to new population estimates released Thursday by the U.S. Census Bureau.
OK for Yakima housing project
An effort to convert a vacant store in Yakima to transitional housing for people who are homeless has cleared a big hurdle with an approval by the city's planning division.