The ride-hailing app Lyft is going public Friday in a highly anticipated IPO, expected to raise more than $2 billion.
NPR’s Rachel Martin speaks to Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter about his state’s settlement against Purdue Pharma, the maker of the powerful opioid OxyContin.
The Trump administration wants to reverse a rule designed to make lightbulbs more efficient. Environmental groups say the change will cost consumers and waste energy.
The Trump administration wants to reverse a rule designed to make light bulbs more efficient. Environmental groups say the change will cost consumers and waste energy.
A new survey of business economists shows many have lowered their forecasts for economic growth this year, and the Federal Reserve is also signaling a slowdown.
Mexico’s president is taking steps to stop cartels from stealing gas, but it is unlikely to make a difference. The U.N. says gas is smuggled in Coke bottles and by unmanned donkeys and pirate ships.
Steve Inskeep talks to NPR’s Frank Langfitt about a Brexit delay, and Daniel Mulhall, Ireland’s ambassador to the U.S., about the Northern Ireland-Ireland border that is caught up in Brexit flap.
At the end of 2017, Disney announced that it would acquire large parts of 21st Century Fox. On Wednesday, shortly after midnight eastern time, the $71.3 billion deal finally was completed.
Steve Inskeep talks to Kevin Hassett, chairman of the White House Council of Economic Advisers, about President Trump’s economic report. NPR’s Scott Horsley weighs in on the conversation.
Steve Inskeep talks to Dominic Gates of The Seattle Times about his investigation which indicates a flawed safety-assessment process involving the flight control system of Boeing’s 737 Max aircraft.