Fewer and fewer people are making new applications for unemployment benefits in the United States each week

New US Unemployment Claims Continue Downward Slide

The Labor Department reported 473,000 new seasonally adjusted claims for jobless benefits made in the week ended May 8, fewer than expected and 34,000 less than the previous week's upwardly revised level.
Tesla boss Elon Musk's skepticism of bitcoin comes amid mounting concern over its energy intensive mining process

Why Does Bitcoin Consume 'Insane' Energy?

Cryptocurrency fans have counted Tesla boss Elon Musk as among their champions, but this week he rocked their world by questioning the future of the digital assets and singling out carbon emissions from bitcoin mining for particular criticism.
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