Friday's economy & business stories


Ivana Saric
Nov 25, 2022 - Technology

Musk says Twitter will "tentatively" launch new verification service next week

the Elon Musk Twitter account seen displayed on a smartphone and Twitter logo in the background.

Chesapeake shooting suspect wrote "death note" before massacre

Alexandra Bernier listens to a prayer during a vigil at St. Thomas Episcopal Church for those killed in a fatal shooting at a Walmart on November 23, 2022 in Chesapeake, Virginia
Kelly Tyko
Updated Nov 25, 2022 - Economy & Business

Black Friday deals are here with extended store hours

Best Buy store with shoppers lined up before the Black Friday opening

The hidden cost of Black Friday

Illustration of a small man carrying a giant holiday gift

"Wakanda Forever" at the head of the table for Thanksgiving weekend

Spreading the word: the top butter-buying states

Rebecca Falconer
Updated Nov 25, 2022 - Technology

Musk's Twitter "amnesty" plan for suspended accounts alarms activists

Elon Musk gestures as he speaks during a press conference at SpaceX's Starbase facility near Boca Chica Village in South Texas on February 10.
Rebecca Falconer
Updated Nov 25, 2022 - World

China locks down key iPhone city as daily COVID cases hit record high

A cashier in PPE works in a supermarket in Zhengzhou in central China's Henan province Friday, Nov. 11.

In photos: Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

Kelly Tyko
Updated Nov 24, 2022 - Economy & Business

Stores and restaurants open on Thanksgiving 2022

Illustration of a neon sign with a turkey in it lighting up and flickering.

Black Friday's surprise vanishing act

Kelly Tyko
Updated Nov 24, 2022 - Economy & Business

When stores are open for Black Friday deals

Illustration of a hand holding a bag with a calendar on it

Ford recalls more than 500,000 SUVs over fire risk

Ford logo sign

When medical debt is forgiven

Illustration of a medical red cross attached to a chain and anklet which has been opened by a key

These counties have more turkeys than people

These stores and restaurants are closed on Thanksgiving

Animated illustration of a neon sign with a "Sorry We're Closed" flickering on and off.

Report: Climate extremes hitting Australia, more intense weather to come