Business Story of the Day NPR's top stories about business, money, Wall Street, companies and the economy that you can't miss. Subscribe to the Business Story of the Day RSS feed.

Business Story of the Day

Concierge health care provider One Medical allowed patients who were not eligible — and those with connections to the company's leadership — to skip the COVID-19 vaccine line ahead of high-risk patients. Smith Collection/Gado/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Smith Collection/Gado/Getty Images

High-End Medical Provider Let Ineligible People Skip COVID-19 Vaccine Line

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/970176532/970846508" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Who Wins Or Loses If There's An Increase In The Federal Minimum Wage?

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/970435285/970435288" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Why Some Texas Residents Now Face Huge Electricity Bills

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/970074424/970074425" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Applications For Aid Program Helping Seniors And People With Disabilities Plunges

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/969351627/969351628" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Facebook Takes A Hard Line Against Proposed Australian Law

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/968921926/968921927" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Biden Takes To The Road To Push His COVID-19 Relief Plan

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/968577351/968577352" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Student Loan Forgiveness: Democrats Debate How Much To Cancel

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/968252572/968252573" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Lawmakers Debate Biden's $1.9 Trillion COVID-19 Relief Plan

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/968028373/968028376" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Trump May Face Charges As States Broaden Criminal Investigations

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/967260430/967260431" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Shortage Of Computer Chips Forces Automakers To Curtail Production

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/966757213/966757214" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

'Post' Columnist: Proper Investing May Be Boring, But It Can Make You A Millionaire

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/965703026/965703027" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Anhheuser-Busch/screenshot by NPR

Flat Matt, Falling Lemons And Digital Dolly: The 2021 Super Bowl Ads

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/964481236/965261783" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Sidney Powell, center, and Rudy Giuliani, left, are defendants in a new lawsuit filed by the electronic voting systems maker Smartmatic. The company is seeking more than $2.7 billion over what it says was a "disinformation" campaign about its role in the 2020 election. Image from Smartmatic lawsuit/Screengrab by NPR hide caption

toggle caption
Image from Smartmatic lawsuit/Screengrab by NPR

Election Tech Company Sues Fox News, Giuliani And Others For $2.7 Billion

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/964097006/964358144" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Parler CEO John Matze said on Wednesday that the company's board ousted him from the conservative-friendly social network late last week. Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Bloomberg via Getty Images

Parler CEO Is Fired After 'Constant Resistance' Inside The Conservative-Friendly Site

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/963832594/963913616" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Amazon's Bezos To Hand Over The CEO Reins To Andy Jassy

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/963536960/963536961" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript