Summer travel misery ahead as industry workers in revolt

Summer travel misery ahead as industry workers in revolt

Issued on: 06/25/2022 – 07:04Modified: 06/25/2022 – 07:02 Paris (AFP) – A spiral of worker strikes in Europe’s crucial aviation sector and canceled flights at a time when millions of travelers are looking to escape for the summer, threaten the sector’s attempted recovery. Airports and airlines are buckling under the pressure of demand pent up … Read more

Georgia Power seeks rate hike of nearly 12% over three years

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“We think these investments are critically important,” Womack said. “We acknowledge and recognize where overall economic conditions are and this request is very sensitive to those conditions.” The PSC last approved a $1.77 billion rate increase in 2019. But the effects of higher rates won’t be felt evenly. According to testimony filed with the PSC … Read more

Woman Hospitalized, After Eating Daily Harvest Lentils, Fears Liver Damage

Woman Hospitalized, After Eating Daily Harvest Lentils, Fears Liver Damage

Meal delivery brand Daily Harvest posted a recall notice June 19 about its lentil crumbles product. Customers on social media had been reporting pain, liver problems, and fever after eating the lentils. One woman said she was hospitalized and has lingering symptoms, and many shared similar stories of severe reactions. Loading Something is loading. Meal … Read more

Crypto exchange FTX in talks to acquire stake in BlockFi

Crypto exchange FTX in talks to acquire stake in BlockFi

Coin Stories podcast host Natalie Brunell provides insight on investing in Bitcoin cryptocurrency on ‘Making Money with Charles Payne.’ Crypto billionaire Sam Bankman-Fried has become a lender of last resort to his beleaguered industry. He may end up owning large chunks of it as well. Mr. Bankman-Fried’s crypto exchange, FTX, is in talks to acquire … Read more

How we got addicted to using Q-tips the wrong way

How we got addicted to using Q-tips the wrong way

New York CNN Business — Every Q-tips box has a warning label: “Do not insert swab into ear canal,” and if you’re going to use it to clean your ears, gently swab the outer part only. But extracting wax from our ear canals is precisely why most of us buy Q-tips in the first place. … Read more

The Housing Market Is Shifting. Sellers Are Getting Anxious.

The Housing Market Is Shifting.  Sellers Are Getting Anxious.

New Orleans homeowner Lisa Tourtelot says homes were flying off the market in her neighborhood as recently as a month ago. Now, as she prepares to list her own house for sale, the homeowner is on edge. Mortgage rates, property taxes, and homeowners insurance are all on the rise, she says—developments the 36-year-old fears are … Read more

CBS, Fox contracts with NFL will prevent “significant reduction” in price of Sunday Ticket

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Getty Images Many are excited about the inevitability of NFL Sunday Ticket landing with a new provider for various reasons, from the possibility of improved customer service over DirecTV’s current “please hold” approach to the potential for expanded functionality and more options for viewing out-of-market games. One important change won’t be made. It won’t get … Read more

Summer air travel: Better your odds of reaching your destination

Summer air travel: Better your odds of reaching your destination

Editor’s Note — Sign up for Unlocking the World, CNN Travel’s weekly newsletter. Get news about destinations opening and closing, inspiration for future adventures, plus the latest in aviation, food and drink, where to stay and other travel developments. (CNN) — The last thing any traveler needs after the past two years is more chaos … Read more

Hacker exploits Harmony blockchain bridge, loots $100M in crypto – TechCrunch

Hacker exploits Harmony blockchain bridge, loots $100M in crypto – TechCrunch

A hacker has exploited a vulnerability to steal $100 million from Harmony’s Horizon Bridge, which allows users to transfer their crypto assets from one blockchain to another. Harmony, the US crypto startup behind Horizon, said in a blog post on Friday that it was notified of a “malicious attack” on its proprietary Horizon blockchain bridge … Read more