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A last-minute proposal from Gov. Gavin Newsom could keep the Diablo Canyon nuclear plant open through 2035, a decade beyond its current closure date — in part by giving owner Pacific Gas & Electric Co. a $1.4-billion forgivable loan. The proposal is part of draft legislative language distributed to state lawmakers late Thursday night. The bill, which has yet to be introduced in the ...

As the NIL landscape continues to evolve in college sports, Duke and North Carolina athletes gained new tools this week to connect with businesses. Both schools announced they’ve teamed with INFLCR, an app that’s among the products offered by Durham-based Teamworks, to create exchanges to facilitate deals between athletes and businesses. UNC announced its Carolina NIL Exchange on Monday while ...

Inflation, a labor shortage, effects from the lingering COVID pandemic and increasingly devastating fires are boosting the cost of insurance for homes, cars and businesses. “Everything,” said Sunnyvale, California, insurance agent Steve Nelson, “has gone up.” The pandemic and high costs of living, especially in the Bay Area, have aggravated a shortage of construction workers, and combined with ...

The Rev. Jesse L. Jackson Sr. on Thursday met in New York with the CEO of Sesame Place’s parent company to discuss racism allegations that erupted after recent viral videos of costumed characters at the park appearing to dismiss and ignore Black children. “Rev. Jackson has made himself available to all parties to be a part of any ongoing mediation to help resolve this issue,” said the Rev. S. ...

As inflation puts pressure on household budgets, consumers are taking a closer look at how much they spend on subscription streaming services. One way to bring that cost down is adopting the original TV technology — over-the-air antennas that capture broadcast signals without a connection to a cable box, satellite dish or internet. The monthly price for watching is the same as it was when RCA ...

Johnson & Johnson announced today that it will transition to an all cornstarch-based baby powder portfolio, and will globally discontinue talc-based powder in 2023. “We continuously evaluate and optimize our portfolio to best position the business for long-term growth,” the company said in a statement. “This transition will help simplify our product offerings, deliver sustainable innovation, ...

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LINCOLN COUNTY, Mont. - Montana has already experienced thousands of wildfire sparks this year. According to the Montana Forest Action Plan, Lincoln County is one of the counties with the highest risk for wildfires, like the weasel fire burning through areas of Eureka right now.