• Investor's Business Daily

    Cryptocurrency Prices And News: Is Bitcoin Finally Bottoming? Maybe, ARK Investment Says

    Cryptocurrency News: Bitcoin shows signs of bottom, ARK Investment says; Coinbase retail numbers tumble; Mastercard's new crypto security

  • Reuters

    As EV sales grow, battle over road weight limits heats up

    Car haulers are pushing the Biden administration and lawmakers to increase truck weight limits on U.S. highways so they can transport more heavy electric vehicles, a move fiercely opposed by the rail industry and safety advocates who say the heavier loads are significantly more dangerous. Even before a recent spike in EV sales, U.S. roads have been carrying heavier loads, as cars and trucks climbed from an average of 3,200 pounds (1,451 kilos) to 4,200 pounds over the last four decades, according to the Environmental Protection Agency. While they make up less than 1% of cars on U.S. roads, President Joe Biden wants EVs to reach half of vehicle sales by 2030, and he and his Democratic Party have put billions in federal funds behind the goal.

  • Cumberland Times News, Md.

    Cyclist riding across America for kidney disease awareness

    Oct. 5—CUMBERLAND, Md. — A Pennsylvania man's dream of one day cycling across America took on new meaning in 2017 when he began experiencing symptoms of a rare kidney disease. Will Kleemeier had known since 2004 he was a carrier of polycystic kidney disease, also known as PKD. Several of his extended family members had the life-threatening genetic condition that causes cysts to gradually ...