The Japanese yen soared Thursday to its highest level in 17 months despite efforts by the Bank of Japan to lower the value of the currency to stimulate the country’s export-driven economy. Concern about global growth has sent buyers to the perceived safety of the Japanese currency. Read more.
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott (R) issued an executive order Monday prohibiting COVID-19 vaccine mandates by any "entity," including employers, if someone objects to the... read more .