Organizations distance themselves from Prince Andrew after interview defending relationship with Jeffrey Epstein – The Washington Post

LONDON — After Prince Andrew’s interview defending his friendship with convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein, students, charities and businesses are reviewing their associations with the prince. Andrew’s close ties with Epstein, who committed suicide in a New York prison cell in August, already cost him one job in 2011, when he quit …

Is The U.S. Shale Oil Boom Going Bust? : NPR

The shale oil boom that catapulted the U.S. into the world’s largest oil producer may be going bust. As oil prices drop amid weakening demand, bankruptcies and layoffs are up and drilling is down, signs of a crisis that’s quietly roiling the industry. Some of the most successful companies in …