Consumer price index September 2022:

Prices consumers pay for a wide variety of goods and services rose more than expected in September as inflation pressures continued to weigh on the US economy. The consumer price index increased 0.4% for the month, more than the 0.3% Dow Jones estimate, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. On a 12-month basis, so-called … Read more

Jobs report September 2022:

Job growth fell just short of expectations in September and the unemployment rate declined despite efforts by the Federal Reserve to slow the economy, the Labor Department reported Friday. Nonfarm payrolls increased 263,000 for the month, compared to the Dow Jones estimate of 275,000. The unemployment rate was 3.5% vs the forecast of 3.7% as … Read more

Visa partners with FTX in a bet that shoppers still want to spend cryptocurrencies in a bear market

Visa payment cards laid out on a computer keyboard. Matt Cardy | Getty Images Visa is betting that crypto investors still want to spend their digital currencies, even as prices plummet this year. The payments giant is teaming up with global exchange FTX to offer debit cards in 40 countries with a focus on Latin … Read more

Embattled crypto lender Celsius files for bankruptcy protection

Celsius on Thursday was sued by former investment manager Jason Stone, as pressure continues to mount on the firm amid a crash in cryptocurrency prices. Stone has alleged, among other things, that Celsius CEO Alex Mashinsky (above) was “able to enrich himself considerably.” Piaras Ó Midheach | Sportsfile for Web Summit | Getty Images Crypto … Read more

BREAKING: Giant 11-foot alligator kills victim after snatching them from side of Myrtle Beach pond

11-foot alligator snatches and kills man cutting his grass after rushing out of Myrtle Beach Pond A giant, 11-foot long alligator killed an unknown victim in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina on Friday after snatching them from the side of the pond Fire department officials said they were initially called to the scene of the Myrtle … Read more

Twitter board unanimously recommends shareholders approves Elon Musk’s $44 billion takeover

Twitter‘s board of directors has unanimously recommended to shareholders that they approve Elon Musk‘s $44 billion offer to take over the company. In a regulatory filing on Tuesday morning, Twitter’s board urged shareholders to approve the buyout at Musk’s proposed price of $54.20 per share during a special meeting later this year. Though Musk has … Read more

SpaceX launches a Falcon 9 booster for a record-setting 13th flight TODAY

Elon Musk‘s SpaceX launched a Falcon 9 for its 13th flight on Friday, setting a new record for the most times one of its rockets have ventured off into space and returned safely back on Earth. The two-stage booster, known as B1060, ignited its nine Merlin engines at 12:09pm while on Pad 39A at NASA’s … Read more

Coinbase lays off 18% as execs prepare for recession, ‘crypto winter’

Coinbase is laying off almost a fifth of its workforce amid a collapse in its stock and crypto prices. The cryptocurrency exchange will cut 18% of full-time jobs, according to an email sent to employees Tuesday morning. Coinbase has roughly 5,000 full-time workers, translating to a head count reduction of around 1,100 people. Shares of … Read more

Arianna Reyes-Gomez NYPD cop stabbed by Argenis de Jesus Baez Pizano

Arianna Reyes-Gomez, 31, was found unconscious and unresponsive with multiple stab wounds to her body at around 2:50am on Monday An off-duty NYPD officer who was fatally stabbed at an apartment complex in the Bronx, allegedly by her estranged husband, was pictured Monday following her death. Arianna Reyes-Gomez, 31, was found unconscious and unresponsive with … Read more

Biden to FINALLY announce the CDC is dropping requirements for international travelers

Travelers flying into the United States will no longer need proof of a negative covid test to enter starting on June 12. The Biden Administration and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will drop the requirement on Sunday, according to multiple reports . An announcement is expected Friday afternoon. Currently, anyone entering the … Read more