New York Times business news - Aug 25

New York Times business news - Aug 25

Aug 25 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

- U.S. President Joe Biden announced a student debt forgiveness plan on Wednesday for Americans, saying he would cancel $10,000 in debt for those earning less than $125,000 per year and $20,000 for those who received Pell grants for low income families. Link

- The Central Intelligence Agency in the United States has begun compensation payments to current and former officers and diplomats who reported traumatic brain injuries from a series of strange health incidents known as the Havana syndrome. Link

- California, the largest auto market in the United States, on Thursday will vote to ban the sale of cars that run on gasoline, a move that the state governor said could be the beginning of the end for the internal combustion engine. Link

- Meta's META.O Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp and Twitter TWTR.N have removed an influence operation from their network that promoted U.S. foreign policy interest to other countries, according to a report from Standford Internet Observatory and the research company Graphika. Link (Compiled by Bengaluru newsroom)