Biden Signs Bill Making Juneteenth a Federal Holiday

Most federal employees will get this Friday off, the Biden administration says. The last federal holiday created by Congress was in 1983 for Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Behind the Rise of U.S. Solar Power, a Mountain of Chinese Coal

The West’s transition to renewable energy relies heavily on China’s low-cost,...

In Massachusetts, the Fight Is On Over Natural-Gas Bans

The state is a hot spot in the battle over phasing...

Is a Four-Day Week the Future of Work?

Working fewer hours is getting a new look during the pandemic...

Fed’s Brainard Says Labor Market Hasn’t Satisfied Goals for Reducing Bond Purchases

Fed governor Lael Brainard says the labor market is, however, on...