Business and Financial News Find the latest business news with reports on Wall Street, interest rates, banking, companies, and U.S. and world financial markets. Subscribe to the Business Story of the Day podcast.

Advertisers Pull Support From Laura Ingraham's Show After Tweet Mocking Parkland Teen

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/598386426/598386427" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Should Facebook Users Trust CEO Mark Zuckerberg's Apologetic Tone?

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/598208043/598212592" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Fox News host Laura Ingraham delivers a speech 2016 Republican National Convention. Several advertisers are backing away from her show. Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Alex Wong/Getty Images

Methodist Resort In Michigan Says Only Christians Can Buy Property There

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/598193550/598193551" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

The Mining Act Of 1872 Digs Up A Lot Of Issues

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/598192105/598192106" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

The Nasdaq composite index, which includes many tech stocks, has lost nearly 7 percent since March 12. Timothy A. Clary/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Timothy A. Clary/AFP/Getty Images

Tech Stocks Have Lost Some Of Their Luster, Dragging The Stock Market Lower

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/598013025/598053697" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

A Tesla Model S electric vehicle is charged at a car dealership in Shanghai, China, in March 2015. Johannes Eisele /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Johannes Eisele /AFP/Getty Images

Established Automakers Announce Bold Moves In Electrification

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/598032288/598036907" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Why The Number Of Independent Bookstores Increased During The 'Retail Apocalypse'

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/598053563/598053564" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Reacquired Volkswagen and Audi diesel cars sit in a desert graveyard near Victorville, Calif., on Wednesday. Volkswagen AG has paid more than $7.4 billion to buy back about 350,000 vehicles, the automaker said in a recent court filing. Lucy Nicholson/Reuters hide caption

toggle caption
Lucy Nicholson/Reuters

Simone Biles (left) and Aly Raisman in 2016. Both gymnasts say they were sexually abused by Larry Nassar. A public relations firm monitored both of their Twitter accounts, according to a report. Alex Livesey/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Alex Livesey/Getty Images