Why Investors Take a Shine to Silver

(NewsUSA) - Silver is a part of everyday life in more ways than most people realize. Besides the more obvious industrial uses, silver is a key component in many products that people rely on every …

Why Investors Take a Shine to Silver

(NewsUSA) - Silver is a part of everyday life in more ways than most people realize. Besides the more obvious industrial uses, silver is a key component in many products that people rely on every …

Small Businesses Seek Talent, Technology to Succeed

(NewsUSA) - Starting and maintaining a successful small business is a challenge in any setting. For rural entrepreneurs, that struggle is even greater when it comes to accessing capital, …

Keep Quality Employees With Quality Benefits

(NewsUSA) - Small business owners know that one of the secrets to success is hiring quality employees and keeping them. One of the best ways to keep your best employees happy is by offering a …

Rebranded Global Accreditation Organization Promotes Patient Safety

(NewsUSA) - The last thing anyone should ever question when considering an outpatient procedure is their safety. After all, you trust that the facility performing your procedure has gone through …

How to Use Credit Wisely

(NewsUSA) - As the holiday season approaches, more people are out shopping, searching crowded stores and online promotions for the best discounts, and using their credit cards to pay for it all. But …

A New Mission for Military Veterans: Protect Clients’ Finances as a CFP® Professional

(NewsUSA) - Military veterans can take on a new mission as a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional. Your new objective: Safeguard and advance the financial interests of everyday Americans. By …

How a CFP® Professional Can Help You Navigate Interest Rates

(NewsUSA) - Interest rates have soared dramatically, raising the cost of buying anything on credit. For example, over the past two years, mortgage rates have more than doubled, adding hundreds or …

Become a CFP® Professional and Be Part of a Growing and Diverse Profession

(NewsUSA) - Today, October 4, marks World Financial Planning Day, a time to recognize the value of financial planning. Did you know that financial planning is not just a valuable resource for …

Become a CFP® Professional and Give Back Through Pro Bono Financial Planning

(NewsUSA) - Nearly 9 in 10 Americans are concerned about the current cost of living in the United States, which has created an increasing need for the trusted, often life-changing advice of …

How a CFP® Professional Can Help You Manage Your Debt

(NewsUSA) - Household debts are rising amid higher interest rates. The increase in rates is a major issue for all borrowers, at all ages and stages of life. A CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ …

CME Group Awards Scholarships to Next Generation of Ag Leaders

(NewsUSA) - State fairs are not only a summer tradition, but they also play an important role in U.S. agriculture. State and county fairs put a spotlight on an essential part of the global economy, …

Demonstrate Your Commitment to High Ethical Standards by Becoming a CFP® Professional

(NewsUSA) - Consumers are looking for someone they can trust to guide them in financial matters. Becoming a CFP® professional helps you communicate that you’ll always prioritize your clients’ …

CFP® Professionals Can Help Optimize Your Insurance

(NewsUSA) - Insurance is essential to protecting yourself. Health insurance, homeowners insurance, life insurance — all of these can protect you in the event of an emergency. However, determining …

Pharmacy Benefit Managers Curb Drug Costs for Patients and Employers

(Julian Canete) - According to the Kaiser Family Foundation, nearly half of all Americans struggle with health care costs. For many, it's the single largest cost in their budget. As someone that …

Changing Your Career? Consider Becoming a CFP® Professional

(NewsUSA) - Are you thinking of a career change? As you explore new possibilities, you’ll likely want a profession that offers personal fulfillment, encourages professional growth, provides …

Working With a CFP® Professional — What You Need to Know

(NewsUSA) - Congratulations! You’ve already taken one of the most important steps to secure your financial future — connecting with a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional. You will want …

Three Ways Small and Mid-Sized Businesses Can Improve Cash Flow and Combat Inflation

(NewsUSA) - Cash flow is the lifeblood of any business, no matter the industry or company size. However, as economic headwinds and supply chain woes challenge the bottom line for both Main Street …

How Getting CFP® Certification Can Help Your Career as a Financial Planner

(NewsUSA) - Climbing to the top as a financial advisor can be a challenge. Your ticket to long-term peak performance begins with earning the prestigious CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ certification, …

Working With an LGBTQ+ CFP® Professional

(NewsUSA) - Choosing a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional who aligns with your specific needs and goals is important. If you’re part of the LGBTQ+ community, you may want to seek out an …

Flexibility is Key to a Thriving Retirement

(NewsUSA) - Today’s retirement experience can be unpredictable, and resilience and flexibility are the keys to not just surviving, but thriving.The right strategies and guidance can help retirees …

From High School to High Pay and a Personally Rewarding Career

(NewsUSA) - The best career is one that gives you so much personal satisfaction that you’d gladly do it without pay. But don’t worry; you won’t be working for free if you become a CERTIFIED …

How to Help Your Aging Parents

(NewsUSA) - At some point, you may need to step in and help care for the parents who once cared for you. Starting this new role can be a challenge, but with preparation you’ll be ready. These …

Investing in Your Child's Future: The Advantages of a Career in Financial Planning

(NewsUSA) - As a parent, you want your child to succeed in life and have a career where they are fulfilled and paid well. It’s even better if that career can offer benefits such as personal and …

Not Sure What to Do When You Graduate College? Consider CFP Certification

(NewsUSA) - If you’re getting ready to graduate from college, congratulations! After years of dedication and hard work, your future awaits! And while it’s an exciting time, it can also be …

5 Tips to Help Young Professionals Prepare a Tax Return

(NewsUSA) - Filing your taxes can be stressful and intimidating, but it doesn’t have to be. As the deadline for filing taxes approaches, don’t let the pressure overwhelm you. Follow these five …

Benefits for Women Becoming Financial Planners

(NewsUSA) - The financial services industry is changing and diversifying, and this includes women becoming financial advisors at a rate higher than ever before.If you’ve ever considered a career …

How Anxious Are Americans About Their Finances? Very.

(NewsUSA) - A new poll paints a troubling picture of how anxious Americans are about their finances.Nearly half of respondents said they didn’t feel “financially stable,” according to the …


(NewsUSA) - Teaching children about money is one of the greatest gifts you can give them. Start when they’re young with simple lessons like saving up to buy a toy. You can build upon those lessons …

How Financial Planners Can Advance Equality

(NewsUSA) - Financial planning is about helping individuals and families make sound financial decisions that enable them to achieve their life goals. When financial planners provide these services …

How Financial Planners Can Advance Equality

(NewsUSA) - Financial planning is about helping individuals and families make sound financial decisions that enable them to achieve their life goals. When financial planners provide these services …

Spending and Saving Strategies for 2023

(NewsUSA) - The past few years have upended many perceptions of financial stability. A layoff or career change, inflation never before seen by younger generations and the lingering uncertainty of …

Keeping the Holidays Cozy and Bright

(NewsUSA) - Natural gas and electricity produced with natural gas are critical sources of energy throughout the year, but especially during the winter months when families need to keep their …

Three Money-Saving Cell Phone Plans to Brighten Your Holidays

(NewsUSA) - Inflation got you worried money’s tighter than Santa’s belt? If you’ve searched everywhere but the couch cushions for extra cash for gifts, switching to one of these …

Planning for Winter Expenses Pays Off

(NewsUSA) - Winter is coming. And so are winter expenses. Planning ahead for inevitable winter expenses, from holiday shopping to home winterization, can save you time and stress as well as …
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ASX closes 0.39% higher due to gains in REITs and gold

28 Nov 2023 - Shares rebounded on Tuesday due to gains in real estate and gold, while the Australian dollar reached a four-month high amid expectations of prolonged high borrowing costs compared to …

Retail turnover unexpectedly falls

28 Nov 2023 - In a surprising turn of events, Australian retail turnover fell by 0.2% in October, contrary to the forecasted 0.2% rise.

ASX up 0.72% at noon: Retail sales in October decline by 0.2%

28 Nov 2023 - Retail sales in October declined by 0.2% compared to September, falling short of the expected 0.1% increase, indicating that rising borrowing costs and elevated inflation are impacting …

Collins Foods shareholders get dividend increase

28 Nov 2023 - Shareholders in fast-food group Collins Foods (ASX:CKF) will receive an increase of half a cent in their interim dividend, bringing it to 12.5 cents per share.

Equinox Resources stakes new rare earths project

28 Nov 2023 - Equinox Resources (ASX:EQN), a leading diversified global resources company, has announced its latest strategic move in Brazil's rare earths sector.

Stocks of the Hour: Namoi Cotton, Imugene, Beston Global Food

28 Nov 2023 - A snapshot of the stocks on the move, featuring Namoi Cotton (ASX:NAM), Imugene (ASX:IMU) and Beston Global Food (ASX:BFC).

Louis Dreyfus offers to acquire Namoi Cotton in cash deal

28 Nov 2023 - Global commodities giant Louis Dreyfus (LDC) is looking to acquire Namoi Cotton (ASX:NAM) with a non-binding all-cash offer of 51 cents per share, representing a substantial 41% premium …

Dow falls as Cyber Monday stocks rise

28 Nov 2023 - The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell on Monday, as traders took a breather after the major averages posted a four-week winning streak.

Gold prices reach six-month high amidst Fed rate hike speculations

28 Nov 2023 - The price of gold surged to a six-month high on Monday, driven by growing investor confidence that the US Federal Reserve has concluded its series of interest rate hikes and a weakening …

ASX closes 0.76% lower as commodity stocks experience sell-off

27 Nov 2023 - The Australian sharemarket experienced a decline on Monday due to a sell-off in commodity stocks, primarily driven by a drop in the value of iron ore.
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Dow Jones CEO Latour on its 2023 growth

Dominic Ponsford of Press Gazette interviewed Dow Jones & Co. CEO Almar Latour on the growth in 2023 of the parent of The Wall Street Journal, MarketWatch.com, Barron’s and Investor’s Business …

AP names Rubinsky its global business editor

Associated Press deputy head of newsgathering Michael Giarrusso sent out the following on Friday: I’m very excited to announce that Cara Rubinsky is the AP’s new Global Business Editor. Every …

Adweek names Ruderman its chief content officer

Adweek has hired Zoe Ruderman to be its chief content officer. Ruderman most recently served as vice president and general manager of People, as well as head of editorial for People Digital. During …

Business Insider promoted story in snarky Reddit

Business Insider published a lengthy story about an underwear start-up and its CEO last week, and then featured it in a Reddit that is typically devoted to snark, reports Taylor Lorenz of The …

18 post-Turkey Day media updates, Bloomberg’s strategy shift, WSJ alum Kevin Delaney branches out

Hope you’re still hungry: It’s an 18-course feast of media moves and news items in our Friday TBN Ticker. Meanwhile, Bloomberg will launch a new weekend product, meaning BusinessWeek will now be …

Vox tech reporter Morrison among those laid off

Vox senior reporter Sara Morrison was among those laid off by the publication this week. She most recently was covering antitrust scrutiny and regulation of Big Tech. Since she joined Recode/Vox  …

Fox News Audio launches new podcast, Hall named host

Fox News Audio is set to debut a new weekly podcast on Dec. 4, “Searching for Heroes with Benjamin Hall.” The podcast will feature inspiring community and compassionate stories, while also acting …

Allen Media Group adds Time to FAST channel lineup

The following was sent out from nexttv.com: Allen Media Group’s free streaming service Local Now said it added the Time Inc. free ad-supported streaming television (FAST) channel to its lineup. …

After 150-plus years, Popular Science digital magazine shutters

The following excerpt was sent out from The New York Times: In yet another sign of its decline, Popular Science has stopped publishing its online magazine, three years after it shut its storied print …

NPR promotes Crawford to chief arts and culture hub editor

Ciera Crawford, deputy culture editor at NPR, has been appointed chief arts and culture hub editor. Crawford joined NPR in October 2019 as a producer for “All Things Considered.” She later became …

Tes promotes Martin to senior reporter

Matilda Martin, a news reporter at Tes, has taken on the role of senior reporter. In her new role, Martin will breaking news, exclusives, explainers and engaging features. She will specialize in …

New York Magazine promotes two

The New York Magazine has tapped Genevieve Smith to serve as executive editor and Gazelle Emami to serve as editorial director.   Smith has been with the magazine for 11 years, joining in December …

Politico’s senior NY editor, a Plymouth nonprofit pilgrim, Emancipator’s new EIC: TBN Ticker for Dec. 1

Here’s hoping you had a great Thanksgiving! This week’s TBN ticker brings you a smashing mix of moves and news meant to add abundance to last week’s holiday. We start off by congratulating …

Media Movers: Charter’s Kevin Delaney

When I started this column, I expected it to be filled with routine Q&As about reporting, writing and editing. But I’ve found that journalists are so much more than that. The biggest surprise for …

Senior correspondent Molla among the layoffs at Vox

Senior correspondent Rani Molla is among the layoffs at Vox on Thursday. Molla has covered business and technology for more than a decade, including at Bloomberg and the Wall Street Journal. She …

CoStar hires Naidu as reporter in San Francisco

Real estate news service CoStar Group has hired Pawan Naidu as a reporter in San Francisco. He was at The Real Deal as a reporter from May 2022 to September 2023. Naidu also worked as a reporter at …

Vox climate reporter Leber among those laid off

Vox senior reporter covering climate Rebecca Leber  was among those laid off from the publication on Thursday. Leber previously worked at Mother Jones where she spent more than four years working as …

Bloomberg launching weekend product, cutting BusinessWeek to monthly

David Merritt, head of Bloomberg Media Editorial, and Katie Boyce, senior executive editor for Bloomberg Digital, sent out the following on Thursday about digital content plans for 2024 and …

Institute for Nonprofit News names Rundlet CEO

The following was obtained by Talking Biz News: Los Angeles, CA – Philanthropy leader and multimedia journalist Karen Rundlet will become chief executive officer of the Institute for Nonprofit News …

Karadeglija swaps National Post for the Canadian Press

The Canadian Press has hired Anja Karadeglija in its Ottawa bureau. Since February 2021, Karadeglija has been at the National Post as its parliamentary bureau. In her new role, she will focus more on …
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Traders boost US rate cut bets despite pushback from Fed’s Powell

Investors brush off central bank chair’s warning that ‘progress must continue’ in inflation fight

Make your own Parthenon marbles

There is no argument for keeping these sculptures in Britain indefinitely — but surely technology can provide a solution to the issue of repatriation

US moves to choke China’s role in electric vehicle supply chain

Strict new IRA tax credit rules aim to boost domestic industry but could slow transition from petrol

Former Wells Fargo chief seeks $34mn in lawsuit over cancelled stock grants

Tim Sloan claims he ‘bore the brunt of public criticism’ after scandals at the US bank

Investor love-in with bonds revives after rocky times

The market consensus has flipped once again, now to a widespread expectation that rates are easing

Should we believe Americans when they say the economy is bad?

In an increasingly polarised and performative society, vibes are now often trumping objective reality

The many legends of Henry Kissinger

To some he was a diplomatic wunderkind, to others an amoral sociopath. He later used access to power to charge high fees to companies

King Charles dons ‘Greek flag’ tie days after diplomatic rift between London and Athens

British monarch’s choice of neckwear at COP28 is part of his ‘current collection’, says Buckingham Palace

Ireland officially enters recession as pharmaceutical exports drop

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US House expels George Santos after report alleged ‘web of unlawful activity’

Republican’s removal from Congress will trigger special election for his New York swing seat

Former US Supreme Court justice Sandra Day O’Connor dies aged 93

Trailblazing judge was first woman to serve on country’s highest court

Venezuela to hold referendum on seizing part of Guyana — and its oil

Vote on annexing 160,000 sq km of jungle has prompted concerns in the region

Poland’s incoming coalition faces early test with energy bill

Donald Tusk maps out boost for wind turbines and tougher approach to state energy company Orlen

X ramps up new advertising strategy following Musk’s tirade

Social media site accelerates plan to attract small businesses as billionaire owner battles big brands

UAE COP28 guest list led by bankers, lobbyists — and housekeeping

Total attendance at climate change conference in Dubai is estimated at about 80,000

Tesla reveals Cybertruck pricing as it begins deliveries

Cheapest model will sell for an estimated $60,990 as electric-car maker aims to move beyond sedans and SUVs

Global stocks record best month in three years on rate cut hopes

MSCI All-Country World index gains 9% in November as investors rush into risky assets

Opec+ production cuts leave oil market sceptical

Crude prices fall after unconventional announcement of output curbs highlights strains within group

Ex-Goldman analyst and lawyer brother go on trial for insider dealing

The FCA alleges the pair used confidential information from the Wall Street bank to boost returns

Hamas releases eight more hostages amid push to extend fragile truce

Temporary ceasefire to expire on Friday unless agreement is reached between Israel and Palestinian militant group
Global News

Barnes wears signed Sinclair jersey as tribute

Toronto Raptors forward Scottie Barnes made a small contribution to the ongoing celebration of Canadian soccer legend Christine Sinclair on Friday.

RCMP issue warning about toxic drugs circulating in North Surrey

RCMP have issued a warning about high-potency drugs circulating in Surrey, B.C., saying police have responded to five suspected overdose deaths in seven days.

Brunson leads Knicks past Raptors 119-106

Three-pointers were the undoing of the Toronto Raptors against the rival New York Knicks on Friday.

WATCH: Global News Hour at 6 – Dec. 1

Watch the online edition of Global News Hour at 6 BC.

Luke Misa records hat trick as Mississauga Steelheads strike down London Knights

The Mississauga Steelheads scored five unanswered goals in a 5-1 win over the London Knights.

Yet another hate-motivated attack on Delta, B.C. church caught on camera: Police

It's the most recent in a string of at least six attacks on the Ladner United Church dating back to 2019 that appear to be specifically targeting Pride flags. 

‘Trust has been broken’: New documents shed light on April’s Downtown Eastside decampment

Internal documents obtained through freedom-of-information legislation now show the municipality wanted very few people in the loop on when the decampment would begin.

Celebrating Edmonton’s food scene with some easy-to-make appetizers for your holiday get-togethers

Edmonton is known for being a hockey city, but it's also a foodie's paradise.

‘Most excruciating pain’: Former B.C. broadcaster shares a warning about shingles

"I absolutely had chickenpox as a child," she said. "I remember it being horrific. I also remember my children's chickenpox being horrific.

RCMP boost presence in Dawson Creek amid surge in street crime, shootings

The RCMP are deploying more officers to Dawson Creek, after the community raised concerns about an uptick in shootings and street crime.

Holiday air travel is booming this year, experts offer tips for a better trip

A rough holiday travel season last year has airports and travel experts gearing up for another busy season. They're asking travellers to do the same.

Applications open for designated child-care spaces in New Brunswick

The New Brunswick Government has opened applications for child care operators as part of its goal to meet a funding agreement with the federal government.

Calgary police release sketch of man found deceased in 2022

“Despite numerous attempts to identify the man by the Medical Examiner’s office and police, his identity remains unconfirmed and his next of kin remain outstanding,” police said.

Mental health, substance-use crisis supports available to Vernon residents

Vernon has launched a Mobile Integrated Crisis Response team, staffed with mental-health professionals and police officers to help when policing alone is not the right choice. 

Saskatoon city budget sees over 6 per cent rise to property taxes in 2024

Saskatoon city council wrapped up budget deliberations Friday with a 6.04 per cent property tax increase for 2024. Here are the details of how they got there.

Controversy brewing over possible solar project proposal in East Kootenay

Enterprise Renewables wants to explore just under 5o square kilometres of land north of Cranbrook to examine the potential environmental impacts of a solar facility.

Fatal collision on Manitoba highway currently under investigation

Police say a southbound vehicle collided with a semi-trailer heading in the opposite direction on a Manitoba highway. One person was confirmed dead.

24 Nova Scotia long-term care homes currently dealing with COVID-19 outbreaks

There are currently two dozen COVID-19 outbreaks reported at long-term care homes across Nova Scotia, and some health-care officials are concerned about a lack of COVID protocols. 

Peterborough businesses push back on city’s proposed tax ratio increase

Businesses currently pay 1.5 times the rate of residential property owners. The 2024 municipal budget proposes a rate of 1.65, which would raise an extra $3.3 million.

Man who participated in fatal New Westminster stabbing handed 9-year sentence

Robert Powshuk, 51, died after stumbling into a Waves Coffee House on Columbia Street "bleeding heavily" on Nov. 19, 2021. 

13 Best Credit Cards of December 2023

Money's top picks of the best credit cards for 2023.

6 Best High-Yield Savings Accounts of December 2023

Money's top picks for the best high-yield savings accounts of 2023.

10 Best Pet Insurance Companies of December 2023

Money reviews the best pet insurance for 2023.

These Are the Best Money Moves for December 2023

We're covering year-end deadlines, holiday shopping and more.

10 Best VA Loan Lenders of December 2023

Read Money's picks for the best VA loan lenders.

Homebuying Guide: 5 Experts Tips for Buying a Home This Winter

The real estate market in the final month of 2023 and into 2024 will be very different from other years. The fall/winter months are when we typically see a slowdown in homebuying activity. The school …

Here’s When the Fed Will Cut Interest Rates, According to Experts

Some experts predict the Federal Reserve will start cutting interest rates as early as March.

Why It’s the Best Time Ever to Buy an EV

Thanks to price cuts, big sales promotions and EV tax credits, it's an optimal time to buy a new or used electric car.

5 Best Debt Relief Companies of December 2023

Read on for our review of debt relief companies and learn which of these providers is the best option for you.

8 Best Crypto Wallets of December 2023

Read Money's picks for best crypto wallets of 2023.

Current Mortgage Rates

The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 7.22% this week, according to Freddie Mac.

VA Loan vs Conventional Home Loans

Read on for our review of VA Loan vs Conventional Home Loans and learn which is the best mortgage option for you.

Here’s How Far Home Prices and Mortgage Rates Could Drop in 2024

Affordability for buyers and renters alike should improve, forecasters say.

9 Best Home Equity Loans of December 2023

Read on for our review on Home Equity Loans and learn which of these providers is the best option for you.

92% of Americans Would Consider Delaying Dental Care Because of the Cost

The vast majority would think about putting off care even if it's an emergency.

What Are Subprime Mortgages?

Money explains what are subprime mortgages.

Red Rock Secured Gold IRA Review

Read Money's review of Red Rock Secured Gold IRA.

Rosland Capital Gold IRA Review

Check out our Rosland Capital’s gold IRA review, including its pros and cons, pricing, offerings, customer experience and satisfaction as well as accessibility.

Why Do Dogs Eat Grass?

Dogs eat grass for many reasons: nutritional deficiencies, boredom, or instinct. Some dogs might do it just because it's fun. Read on to learn more.

How Much Does It Cost to Neuter a Dog?

Read on to learn how much it can cost to neuter a dog.
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A Democratic congressman convicted of tax evasion, bribery, and 8 other criminal charges was the last House member expelled before George Santos

Rep. George Santos is the first person to be expelled from Congress without a criminal conviction or for being a Confederate member. The last expelled congressman was convicted on 10 criminal counts.

Amazon launches partnership with rival SpaceX to send competing satellites into orbit

Amazon and SpaceX have entered into a contract to conduct three Falcon 9 launches to support Amazon's low Earth orbit satellite network, Project Kuiper.

The inmate accused of stabbing Derek Chauvin 22 times was nearing the end of his current sentence

Prosecutors alleged that John Turscak stabbed Derek Chauvin on Black Friday as a symbolic connection to the Black Lives Matter movement.

Video shows Russian soldier saying some troops mixed river water in a can of meat and drank it for a week so they wouldn't starve

A video posted to social media appears to show a Russian soldier describing bleak conditions on the front lines in Kherson.

'Venice has been lost, but we can still save Florence:' Italy's fight against Airbnb

Even Florence's richest residents can't find year-round rentals because 30% of homes in the city center are on Airbnb, the Wall Street Journal said.

Russia appears to be putting jamming tech on its tanks as exploding drones chase down its vehicles to deadly effect

Photos show the jammers Russia is apparently attaching to its tanks and vehicles as both sides of the war try to counter the massive threat of drones.

At failed Gen Z underwear startup Parade, employee firings were often announced to the entire staff on Slack

After Parade sold to a lingerie manufacturer for pennies, some employees blamed Téllez for the company's flameout.

The best TV in 2023: Top picks from LG, TCL, Sony, Samsung, and Hisense

We've rounded up the best TVs you can buy, including OLED, QLED, and LED models with 4K, HD, or 8K screens.

Fitbit Versa 3 review: Impressive health and fitness tracking features and multi-day battery life

Fitbit's Versa 3 lacks the bells and whistles of advanced smartwatches but still offers extensive activity tracking and five days of battery life.

Israel lets AI help it figure out where to bomb in war-torn Gaza, and the number of targets has skyrocketed

The Israeli military has relied on an AI system to produce Hamas-affiliated targets that it can bomb in Gaza.

Elon Musk, Bill Gates, and 'kings' would pay $1B for Mar-a-Lago, Trump expert to testify at NY fraud trial

In an attempt to prove Mar-a-Lago wasn't overvalued, Trump's next defense expert is set to say Bill Gates and "kings" would pay big bucks for his Palm Beach resort.

George Santos criticized gay marriage on his own wedding anniversary: 'It should have been a civil union'

"To force that on society was a problem," said George Santos, who said that he was "an opposer" of same-sex marriage.

DIY exploding drones are changing the game in Ukraine war

Russia and Ukraine are expanding drone fleets and training more operators as cheap, hobby-style FPVs reshape combat in the war.

A downed Russian Shahed drone was found with a Ukrainian SIM card, suggesting the technology was used to pilot the explosive drone: think tank

The Institute for the Study of War said Russian forces were reportedly using SIM cards from Kyivstar "to control Shahed drones."

Former 'porn king' Ron Jeremy, who now suffers from severe dementia, will be released to a private residence — despite his accusers' objections

Ron Jeremy will no longer be held in custody, despite the objections of his accusers.

A 5,000-ton cargo ship crashed into a Scottish island while the officer on watch was 'snoring loudly' after a night of drinking, report finds

A UK governmental report found the BBC Mamara sustained "significant damage" when it ran aground after crew members threw an informal wake onboard.

Amex Blue Cash Everyday Card Review 2023

With the American Express Blue Cash Everyday card, you'll earn bonus cash back at US supermarkets, US gas stations, and US online retail purchases, with no annual fee.

Who you follow on Instagram could be costing you dates

Whether it's OnlyFans models or Instagram baddies, if you're looking for a serious relationship, it's time to clean out your following list.

After years of building up its navy, Saudi Arabia is testing its new warships with real-world missions

The Saudis are changing how their navy operates in response to growing threats and out of a desire to rely less on the US for defense.

'Pretty horrific mistakes:' Democrats have few nice things to say about Henry Kissinger following his death

Typically, when a former leading statesman dies, members of Congress only offer glowing tributes. Not in the case of Henry Kissinger.
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Concept for the Visitor Education Center at the 9/11 Pentagon Memorial is Approved

National Capital Planning Commission & Commission of Fine Arts Approve Fentress Architects Design ARLINGTON, VA, Dec. 01, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Pentagon Memorial Fund, Inc. (PMF) recently …

A teenage girl who says she discovered a camera in an airplane bathroom is suing American Airlines

BOSTON (AP) — The family of a North Carolina teenager is suing American Airlines, saying that a flight attendant taped an iPhone to an airplane toilet to record her using the restroom during a …

Agriculture officials confirm 25th case of cattle anthrax in North Dakota this year

A new case of cattle anthrax has been confirmed in southwest North Dakota’s Grant County, bringing the number of cases in the state to 25 this year, according to state agriculture officials. It’s …

Telecoms Defy Forecasts by Spending Billions Less in Canada Spectrum Auction

Canadian wireless companies spent about C$2.2 billion ($1.6 billion) in a sale of wireless-spectrum licenses, significantly less than analysts had forecast, as the sector grapples with high levels of …

Powell pushes back against investor speculation for rate cuts in first half

Signals hold at next policy meeting, inflation on right path

Beyond Medtech: Healthcare+ Expo Taiwan Sets New Stage for Global Innovation in Future AI Healthcare

TAIPEI, Taiwan — The Healthcare+ Expo Taiwan, currently taking place at Nangang Exhibition Hall 1 from November 30 to December 3, 2023, is poised to redefine the landscape of AI healthcare on a …

Pfizer nixes more study of twice-daily obesity pill treatment that made many patients nauseous

Pfizer shares sank Friday when the drugmaker said it would abandon a twice-daily obesity treatment after more than half the patients in a clinical trial stopped taking it. The pharmaceutical company …

Fed’s Powell notes inflation is easing but says further progress is needed

WASHINGTON (AP) — Inflation is slowing steadily, but it’s too early to declare victory or to discuss when the Federal Reserve might cut interest rates, Chair Jerome Powell said in prepared …

Never Again December 6 Annual Shoe Memorial honours victims of gender-based violence

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Dec. 01, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The United Food and Commercial Workers Local 247 (UFCW 247) is once again hosting the annual National Day of Remembrance and Action on …

Canada gains 25,000 jobs but unemployment rate ticks up

Data show more Canadians are getting laid off as economy slows

Montana miner backs off expansion plans, lays off 100 due to lower palladium prices

The owner of two precious metals mines in south-central Montana is stopping work on an expansion project and laying off about 100 workers because the price of palladium fell sharply in the past year, …

Water Ways Reports Q3 2023 Financial Results


Cameco Board Appoints New Chair

SASKATOON, Saskatchewan — Cameco (TSX: CCO; NYSE: CCJ) announced today the appointment of Catherine Gignac as chair of Cameco’s board of directors effective December 1, 2023. Gignac will succeed …

Events Across Ontario as Canada-Wide Day of Action for Child Care Unites Families and Educators to Demand Better Access and Working Conditions

TORONTO — Families, educators and child care advocates are holding a rally today at Queen’s Park as part of a Canada-Wide Day of Action for Child Care organized by Child Care Now and allies. …

‘First rate cut in April’: What economists say about GDP

Economy 'just keeping its head above recession waters'

These Are the Wealthiest Sports Team Owners in the US

Miriam Adelson, the widow of casino magnate Sheldon Adelson, is breaking into the upper echelons of US sports team ownership with her planned purchase of a majority stake in the Dallas Mavericks …

Gillette Gaming launches new creative concept, Hit Reset with Gillette, to encourage and inspire gamers and fans worldwide

Global initiative will leverage the Gillette Gaming Alliance to drive buzz and excitement through custom-branded social content BOSTON — For over ten years, GilletteTM, the world’s largest male …

Mitel Appoints Luiz Domingos as Chief Technology Officer

Innovative and passionate tech executive to drive Mitel’s technology vision and strategy SUNNYVALE, Calif. — Mitel®, a global leader in business communications, today announced that Luiz …

Nuclear Outages Drive Nordic Power Prices to Highest Since March

Two unplanned outages at key reactors in Sweden and Finland sent Nordic power prices to their highest levels since March, just as a cold snap engulfs the region.

Howard Levitt: Ontario court delays are getting worse, not better

Insufficient number of judges to handle the sheer volume of hearings and motions being scheduled

Egg producers must pay at least $18 million in damages for price gouging in 2000s that involved conspiring to limit U.S. supplies

According to federal antitrust law, the damages are automatically tripled, bringing the total to over $53 million.

Regulators are looking into whether weight-loss drugs like Ozempic raise the risk of suicidal thoughts

European regulators are reviewing the potential risk of suicidal thoughts associated with a new class of weight-loss medicines.

Cybertruck aside, Tesla hasn’t released a new consumer model in years, and analysts are worried: ‘Tesla has a product problem’

The truck’s long-delayed rollout marks Tesla’s first new consumer vehicle since the introduction of the Model Y in 2019.

Apple TV+ and Paramount+ are considering bundling their streaming services as media companies seek answers to streaming profitability

The two companies are reportedly exploring the possibility of offering their streamers at a discount to subscribers, reports say.

Forget the ‘tripledemic.’ The U.S. is headed for a ‘syndemic’—and experts warn we’re not prepared

The U.S. health care system is a “sitting duck” in the face of a coming cluster of winter epidemics, one expert told Fortune.

Judge scolds SEC for apparent deception in crypto case, threatens to sanction agency

The SEC is suing the crypto firm DEBT Box for allegedly defrauding investors out of nearly $50 million.

Ex-CEO of scandal-plagued Wells Fargo sues, claiming bank underpaid him by $34 million

Tim Sloan took over weeks after the bank was consumed by a fake-accounts scandal, but faced criticism over the slow pace of reform.

Walmart joins the growing list of big companies pulling their ads from Elon Musk's X after his endorsement of an antisemitic post  

“We aren’t advertising on X as we’ve found other platforms to better reach our customers,” a Walmart spokeswoman told Bloomberg News.

‘Forever chemicals’ found in freshwater fish, yet most states don’t warn residents

Eating a single serving of freshwater fish can be the equivalent of drinking water contaminated with high levels of PFAS for a month, according to a recent study.

Buyers of EVs with batteries from China get dinged under new Biden administration rules for tax credits

Biden wants half of new cars to be electric by 2030—but new rules proposed Friday would effectively raise prices on EVs with Chinese batteries.

Even the U.S. president’s return-to-office push is being ignored by workers: ‘They aren’t coming back’

“The president himself is telling federal employees to get back in the office, and they aren’t coming back,” a lawmaker complained this week.

Jerome Powell dispels Wall Street's dream of near-term interest rate cuts by arguing it would be 'premature' while leaving the door open to more rate hikes

Powell signaled that Fed officials expect to leave interest rates steady when they meet Dec. 12-13, giving themselves more time to evaluate the economy.

NYC up in arms over long-awaited plan to charge drivers $15 or more to enter central Manhattan

Cities such as London and Stockholm have similar programs in place.

Alibaba’s reversal from online superstar is so serious that it briefly lost its crown as China's second-most valuable e-commerce player

Its market value fell below PDD, the company best known for hit U.S. shopping app Temu and domestic bargains trailblazer Pinduoduo.

Yet another media company is laying off workers as the industry's retrenchment hits Vox Media for the second time this year

Online publisher Vox Media is cutting around 4% of its staff after letting go of 7% of workers in March.

Housing affordability is the worst it’s been in decades. It will improve in 2024, but by only a ‘small step,’ Realtor.com chief economist says

Mortgage rates are expected to drop modestly to 6.8% in 2024.

Opponents of secret California tech city heckle its billionaire backers at meeting with shouts of 'shill' and 'smooth talker'

The first of several town halls meant to win over the community didn't go well.

Tesla begins delivering its new Cybertruck that Elon Musk says looks like 'the future'—and starts at a whopping $61,000

The Cybertruck marks Tesla’s first entry into the highly competitive pickup truck market in the U.S.

Ford says it lost $1.7B on 6-week UAW strike, plans to pay nearly $9B more on raises union won

The costs translate into an extra $900 per vehicle, which Ford said it would offset through higher productivity and some cuts.

How to watch or stream Thursday Night Football’s Week 13 during the 2023 NFL season live online free without cable

Jostling begins for a spot in the post-season.