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Oil refineries are making a windfall. Why do they keep closing?

Hilco Redevelopment Partners is spending hundreds of millions of dollars to convert the 1,300-acre site along the Schuylkill River into a green, high-tech campus for e-commerce and life sciences companies shown in this rendering. (Hilco Redevelopment Partners)

Oil refineries across the country are being retired and converted to other uses as owners balk at making costly upgrades and America's pivot away from fossil fuels leaves their future uncertain.

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Pilots in line for big raises amid global travel disruptions

A United Airlines jetliner lifts off from a runway at Denver International Airport on June 10, 2020, in Denver. Pilots at United Airlines are in line to get big pay raises over the next 18 months. Their union, the Air Line Pilots Association, said Friday, June 24, 2022, that it has reached a tentative agreement for raises totaling more than 14.5%. If approved, the deal could set the stage for similar raises by pilots at other airlines. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File)

Pilots at United Airlines are in line to get pay raises over the next 18 months

Biden teams with East Coast governors to boost offshore wind, 'build a better America'

Two of the offshore wind turbines which have been constructed off the coast of Virginia Beach, Va., are seen on June 29, 2020. The White House is launching a formal partnership with East Coast governors to boost the growing offshore wind industry. It's a key element of President Joe Biden's plan for climate change. (AP Photo/Steve Helber, File)

The White House is launching a partnership with 11 East Coast governors to boost the growing offshore wind industry, a key element of President Joe Biden’s climate change plan

FDA bans Juul e-cigarettes tied to teen vaping surge

An electronic cigarette from Juul Labs is seen on Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020, in Pembroke Pines, Fla. Federal health officials on Thursday, June 23, 2022, ordered Juul to pull its electronic cigarettes from the U.S. market, the latest blow to the embattled company widely blamed for sparking a national surge in teen vaping. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson, File)

U.S. health regulators have ordered vaping company Juul to pull its electronic cigarettes from the market

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