Social Security recipients could see biggest cost-of-living increase in 40 years

Social Security recipients could see biggest cost-of-living increase in 40 years

SlatesStone Wealth chief market strategist Kenny Polcari and Mayflower Advisors managing partner Larry Glazer weigh in on inflation and which sectors to invest in. Social Security recipients are poised to receive the biggest cost-of-living raise in over four decades as inflation rapidly erodes the buying power of retired Americans. The Senior Citizens League, a nonpartisan … Read more

Mandy Moore says she ‘threw up’ after reading the script for the penultimate episode of This Is US

The latest: Mandy Moore vomited after reading the script for the penultimate This Is Us episode

Mandy Moore says she ‘threw up’ after reading the script for the penultimate episode of This Is US By Sarah Sotoodeh For Dailymail.com Published: 17:56 EDT, 11 May 2022 | Updated: 19:08 EDT, 11 May 2022 Mandy Moore vomited after reading the script for the penultimate This Is Us episode. The 38-year-old singer and actress … Read more

Denver Nuggets’ Nikola Jokic officially named NBA MVP

Denver Nuggets' Nikola Jokic officially named NBA MVP

DENVER — Nikola Jokic plays for Denver. And for Serbia. Both places can once again make the same claim: For the second consecutive season, they’re home to the NBA’s Most Valuable Player. The league announced Wednesday night that Jokic had won back-to-back MVP awards. The Nuggets’ big man is the second consecutive international player to … Read more

Half of Covid-hospitalized still symptomatic two years on, study finds | Coronavirus

More than half of people hospitalized with Covid-19 still have at least one symptom two years after they were first infected, according to the longest follow-up study of its kind. While physical and mental health generally improve over time, the analysis suggests that coronavirus patients discharged from hospital still tend to experience poorer health and … Read more

Beyond Meat’s stock slides 20% on weak sales, heads lower than IPO price for first time

Beyond Meat's stock slides 20% on weak sales, heads lower than IPO price for first time

Beyond Meat Inc.’s not-so-good 2022 took an ugly turn for the worse Wednesday with quarterly results that lacked sizzle. The maker of plant-based meat products BYND, -13.83% reported a net loss of $100.5 million, or $1.58 a share, compared with a net loss of $27.3 million, or 43 cents a share, in the same quarter … Read more

Mario Batali acquittal underscores perils of #MeToo cases

Mario Batali acquittal underscores perils of #MeToo cases

BOSTON (AP) — Bill Cosby was released from prison when his conviction that he drugged and assaulted a woman was overturned. Quarterback Deshaun Watson landed a record-setting $230 million contract, despite an investigation into allegations he assaulted 22 women. Celebrity chef Mario Batali was acquitted this week on just the second day of his sexual … Read more

Greg Norman downplays killing of Saudi journalist

Greg Norman downplays killing of Saudi journalist

The upstart LIV Golf Invitational Series, a Saudi-backed proposed competitor to the PGA Tour, continues to suffer setback after setback, some external and some very much self-inflicted. Earlier this week, the PGA Tour and the DP World Tour (formerly the European Tour) both indicated they would not give their players releases to play in LIV … Read more

COVID-19 hospital admissions, deaths expected to keep climbing in the US amid resurgence

COVID-19 hospital admissions, deaths expected to keep climbing in the US amid resurgence

A growing number of COVID-19 positive patients are entering hospitals. May 11, 2022, 7:29 PM • 5 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article Amidst the nation’s latest resurgence in COVID-19 infections, new forecast models used by the CDC show that daily hospital admission levels and new virus-related deaths in the US are … Read more