California floated cutting off major southwestern cities from Colorado River water before hitting its agricultural supply, sources say

California floated cutting off major southwestern cities from Colorado River water before hitting its agricultural supply, sources say

CNN — In a closed-door negotiation last week on the fate of the Colorado Riverrepresentatives from California’s powerful water districts have offered to model what the basin’s future would look like if some of the largest cities in the West – including Phoenix and Las Vegas – were cut off from the river’s water supply, … Read more

Share of Americans living paycheck to paycheck jumped in 2022

Share of Americans living paycheck to paycheck jumped in 2022

Shoppers in San Francisco on December 21, 2022. David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images Month of high inflation have weighed heavy on households. In December, 64% of Americans were living paycheck to paycheck, according to a recent LendingClub Report – compared to 61% a year earlier and in line with the first historic … Read more

Asia-Pacific stocks, Fed, earnings, economic data

Asia-Pacific stocks, Fed, earnings, economic data

CNBC Pro: What a tech fund manager expects from Apple and Alphabet’s earnings this week Microsoft released a disappointing earnings forecast last week, but its stock has since risen. What does this mean for other Big Tech companies that should report earnings? Technology fund manager Jeremy Gleeson, who manages the £1.1 billion ($1.5 billion) AXA … Read more

“Amazingly Resilient”: IMF Raises Global Growth Forecast | International Monetary Fund

“Amazingly Resilient”: IMF Raises Global Growth Forecast |  International Monetary Fund

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has slightly raised its outlook for global growth in 2023 due to “surprisingly resilient” demand in the United States and Europe and the reopening of the Chinese economy after Beijing abandoned its strategy. zero COVID strict. The IMF has said global growth will fall further to 2.9% in 2023 from … Read more

Asia-Pacific stocks, Fed, earnings, economic data

Asia-Pacific stocks, Fed, earnings, economic data

CNBC Pro: What a tech fund manager expects from Apple and Alphabet’s earnings this week Microsoft released a disappointing earnings forecast last week, but its stock has since risen. What does this mean for other Big Tech companies that should report earnings? Technology fund manager Jeremy Gleeson, who manages the £1.1 billion ($1.5 billion) AXA … Read more

Covid-19 is one of the leading causes of death among children in the United States, despite a relatively low death rate

Covid-19 is one of the leading causes of death among children in the United States, despite a relatively low death rate

CNN — Covid-19 has become the eighth leading cause of death among children in the United States, according to a study published on Monday. Children are significantly less likely to die from Covid-19 than any other age group – less than 1% of all deaths since the start of the pandemic have been among those … Read more

Canadian leaders are finally waking up to the horrors of single-payer health care

Canadian leaders are finally waking up to the horrors of single-payer health care

“I hope Americans will watch the human tragedies unfolding in Canada and Britain – and … [+] make progressive legislators realize that they have no interest in Medicare for All here,” writes Sally Pipes. Getty In my last column, I wrote that the Canadian health care system was not a model for the United States. … Read more

Adani Group slams ‘Hindenburg’s attack on India’ as stock rout hits $70bn

Adani Group slams ‘Hindenburg’s attack on India’ as stock rout hits bn

New Delhi CNN — The Adani The group accused a US investment firm of launching “a calculated attack” on India by publishing a report alleging widespread fraud at the power ports conglomerate. Hindenburg Research published its report on the affairs of billionaire Gautam Adani last week, accusing the group of “brazen stock manipulation and accounting … Read more

Companies where workers are most likely to become founders

Companies where workers are most likely to become founders

You always have to start somewhere. In the case of many successful startup founders, that means working a day before they’re ready to jump in and start their own business. So what are the best places to work for would-be founders? Several large companies are at the top of the list, according to a new … Read more

Companies where workers are most likely to become founders

Companies where workers are most likely to become founders

You always have to start somewhere. In the case of many successful startup founders, that means working a day before they’re ready to jump in and start their own business. So what are the best places to work for would-be founders? Several large companies are at the top of the list, according to a new … Read more