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Musk’s “Twitter Files” spotlights Hunter Biden story ban

Elon Musk’s Twitter took aim at the firm’s previous management Friday evening with a “Twitter Files” presentation intended to demonstrate “free speech suppression.“ Driving the…

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The booming labor market isn’t cooperating with the Federal Reserve

There is no denying it: The labor market is fantastic for workers. That continues to benefit America’s workers, but it makes the Federal Reserve’s campaign…

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1,000+ NYT union members threaten to walk out

More than 1,000 members of the New York Times union, which includes hundreds of newsroom staffers, plan to walk out on the job if the…

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Biden signs rail agreement into law, thwarting strike

President Biden on Friday signed into law legislation to force a rail labor agreement, blocking workers from striking ahead of the busy holiday season. Why…

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The winners and losers in Democrats’ 2024 presidential primary shakeup

Iowa will be dethroned under tectonic changes President Biden is pushing to the Democratic primary calendar. South Carolina would be first in the nation. Why…

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Alex Jones files for bankruptcy after Sandy Hook verdict

Alex Jones filed for personal bankruptcy in Texas on Friday, according to a court filing. Why it matters: The filing comes after Jones and his…

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U.S. economy adds 263,000 jobs in November

The jobs market stayed solid last month: Employers added 263,000 jobs, while the unemployment rate held at 3.7%, near the lowest level in a half-century,…

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How the pandemic aged teen brains

The stress of living through the pandemic physically changed adolescents’ brains and prematurely aged them by at least three or four years, according to a…

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Americans are saving less

Data: Bureau of Economic Analysis via FRED; Chart: Axios Visuals Americans are spending most of what they’re earning these days. The savings rate in October…

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Newt Gingrich warns Republicans that Biden’s winning

President Biden “has carefully and cautiously waged war in Ukraine with no American troops.” He just “had one of the best first term off-year elections…

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House Republicans plan to probe Biden’s climate agenda, and the left might like some of it

House Republicans are planning an onslaught of investigations into Biden climate policies that could have an unintended consequence: asking questions progressives want answered. Why it…

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Biden pushes Democrats for 2024 primary overhaul to “reflect the overall diversity” of U.S.

President Biden told Democrats Thursday they must “rid the nominating process of restrictive, anti-worker caucuses” and “reflect the overall diversity” of the party and nation,…

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Elon Musk says Tesla has begun delivering first semi trucks, and Pepsi is the first customer

Elon Musk announced Thursday that Tesla is rolling out its long-awaited all-electric Semi trucks. The big picture: The first shipment of the Tesla Semi, which…

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Axios Finish Line: Normal America strikes back

This article originally appeared in Axios Finish Line, our nightly newsletter on life, leadership and wellness. Sign up here. My new obsession is that most…

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Biden’s “made in America” push alienates allies

French President Emmanuel Macron’s state visit to Washington has been a showcase of warmth and unity except on one key issue: the Inflation Reduction Act…

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U.S. Trustee moves for independent examiner in FTX bankruptcy

The Department of Justice’s U.S. Trustee in the FTX bankruptcy case has moved for the court to appoint an independent examiner. Why it matters: The…

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Democrats count on 25-year-old Max Frost as key closer in Georgia’s Senate runoff

Maxwell Frost won’t take his seat in the House until January, but the 25-year-old from Florida already has his first congressional assignment: turning out young…

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Appeals court halts special master review of Mar-a-Lago documents

An appeals court on Thursday ruled to scrap the appointment of a special master to review documents seized from former President Trump’s Mar-a-Lago residence. Why…

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Ye is no longer buying Parler

Parler announced Thursday it reached a mutual agreement with Ye, formerly known as Kanye West, to terminate the sale of the social media app. Driving…

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Exclusive: HHS partners with U.S. men’s soccer team to promote updated COVID vaccines

The Department of Health and Human Services is partnering with the U.S. national men’s soccer team to promote vaccinations with the updated COVID-19 shot, which…

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Senate passes legislation to avert economically devastating nationwide rail strike

The Senate on Thursday passed legislation to avert a national rail strike that threatened to pose a major economic disruption. Driving the news: The legislation…

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Campaign aims to explore Latinos’ Indigenous roots

An Indigenous advocacy group has launched a video campaign to raise awareness of the diversity of Native people, including U.S. Latinos with Indigenous roots. The…

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