Wednesday's economy & business stories


Lithium prices putting pressure on electric vehicle costs

Hope King
Sep 21, 2022 - Economy & Business

We're not talking enough about trash

Brady Dale
Sep 21, 2022 - Economy & Business

One of crypto's longest serving CEOs steps down

Jesse Powell, Kraken CEO in 2014

Fed raises rates 0.75 percentage points, signals more to come

The Federal Reserve building
Jacob Knutson
Updated Sep 21, 2022 - Economy & Business

Over 1,300 Russians detained in protests against partial military mobilization

Police detaining a person in Moscow on Sept. 21 for participating in a demonstration against the mobilization order.
Jacob Knutson
Sep 21, 2022 - Sports

Phoenix Suns owner Sarver seeks buyers for teams after harassment report

Robert Sarver at a Suns game against the Clippers in Los Angeles in June 2021.

World of Women NFTs playing a different game

Photo illustration of Shannon Snow and her avatar.

Nordstrom adopts poison pill after Mexican retailer buys stake

Illustration of a hand holding gold shopping bags.
Emily Peck
Updated Sep 21, 2022 - Economy & Business

Layoffs, shutdowns hit mortgage industry as high rates crush lending

Walmart adding 40,000 jobs ahead of holiday shopping season

Shopper walking in parking lot of a Walmart store

Bank CEOs head to Washington for annual congressional testimony

Everyone hates the airport again

Image of passengers waiting for delayed flights at Newark Liberty International Airport

The staying power of quiet quitting

Illustration of a young woman looking hesitantly around a laptop with a zoom meeting on the screen

Beating the odds

Illustration of a small child being helped up a later by a giant hand