Archive for October 25th, 2017

New security measures including stricter passenger screening take effect on Thursday on all U.S.-bound flights to comply with government requirements aimed at responding to threats of hidden explosives, airlines said.

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This could ruin so many breakfasts.

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The mystery couple behind early retirement blog Our Next Life on how they did it.

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As time progresses and memory fades into legend, heroes rough edges and imperfections may be obscured by historys mists. In his new book How Alexander Hamilton Screwed Up America, Brion McClanahan, a conservative author and speaker, takes up the task of separating the myths surrounding Alexander Hamiltonincluding Lin-Manuel Mirandas recent Broadway play, inserting the president into popular culturefrom the truth.
Although his footnoting and documentation is impeccable, McClanahans critical analysis of Hamiltons legacy is perhaps too thorough, leaving one wondering if…

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The majority of Americans — 62 percent — identify as middle class, but there's a lot of debate about what, exactly, that means.

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Yanis Varoufakis resigned as finance minister of Greece after only six months on the job, following what he described as his own complete failure to negotiate a resolution of his countrys debts. A little over two years later, he has restored sufficient confidence in his views to predict the end of capitalism.
Varoufakis told an audience at University College London a few days ago that large technology corporations and artificial intelligence will cause capitalism to undermine itself, with technology eliminating more jobs than it creates. As an example, he cited Google, the search…

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Tesla won't call them "layoffs" but it keeps firing people, this time from its Solar City offices across the U.S.

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As the S&P 500 trades around record levels, Jeff Reeves looks at the other side of the trade.

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A Wall Street Journal analysis of Morningstar mutual-fund ratings over 14 years found that top-rated funds drew the vast majority of investor dollars, but most didn’t continue performing at that level. Morningstar said it has never billed its ratings as predictive and they should be a starting point for investors selecting funds.

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Retiring early can be quite the financial challenge, given how much longer people are living these days. However, it's certainly not impossible.

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New home sales were expected to fall further in September after unexpectedly sinking in August.

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<p>Chipotle Mexican Grill's shares slumped to their lowest in nearly five years after disappointing results Tuesday suggested that the burrito chain's recovery from a food-safety scandal would take much longer than expected.</p>

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<p>Stocks fell Wednesday as another batch of corporate earnings reports hit the tape.</p><p></p>

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<p>U.S. stocks fell on Wednesday as another batch of corporate earnings reports hit the tape.</p>

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