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.

Facebook and Twitter appear to be key platforms in Russia's interference in the 2016 election; investigators want to know more. Loic Venance/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Loic Venance/AFP/Getty Images

A Health Care CEO On Graham-Cassidy

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/552803395/552803396" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Thursday's first snow of the season can be seen at The Wall ski run in Kirkwood, Calif. Snow fell in the Sierra Nevada on the last day of summer. Kirkwood Mountain Resort via AP hide caption

toggle caption
Kirkwood Mountain Resort via AP

Equifax is facing criticism because after the security incident it chose to create an entirely new domain for customers to check whether they were affected. Mike Stewart/AP hide caption

toggle caption
Mike Stewart/AP

Acclaimed chef Sebastien Bras stands in the kitchen of his three-star restaurant Le Suquet, in Laguiole, France, on Thursday. This week he asked not to be included in the 2018 Michelin Guide. Remy Gabalda/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Remy Gabalda/AFP/Getty Images

State officials, including New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, could play a powerful role, especially if the White House takes steps to thwart the Russia investigation. Seth Wenig/AP hide caption

toggle caption
Seth Wenig/AP

How States Are Banding Together To Take On Trump

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/552680340/552742300" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Mass. Gov. Baker Opposes Graham-Cassidy Health Care Bill

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/552549593/552560289" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Klaus Vedfelt/Getty Images

Examining Links Between Academic Performance And Food Stamps

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/552530614/552530615" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

SEC Reveals It Was Hacked Last Year

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/552530527/552530528" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Equifax spent over $1 million last year on lobbying efforts, according to data compiled by the Center for Responsive Politics. Mike Stewart/AP hide caption

toggle caption
Mike Stewart/AP

Equifax Breach Puts Credit Bureaus' Oversight In Question

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/552427628/552530621" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript