As Hurricane Fiona sweeps past Bermuda, Canadians on the Atlantic coast are on guard – CNN | Jfk Loans

CNN — A deadly hurricane that battered several island nations in the Caribbean this week is now impacting Bermuda before slamming into Canada this weekend, where residents are being warned to prepare for dangerously high winds and heavy rains. Officials in Bermuda, as well as Canada’s Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island are urging those … Read more

US interest rates may rise, but that won’t trigger another Asian financial crisis, analysts say – CNBC | Jfk Loans

The global economy may face conditions seen during the 1997 Asian financial crisis – aggressive US interest rate hikes and a strengthening US dollar. But history is unlikely to repeat itself, analysts said, although they warn that some economies in the region are particularly vulnerable to currency depreciations that are reminiscent of the times. On … Read more

Yen weakens after Bank of Japan holds interest rates; Asian markets fall on dovish Fed – CNBC | Jfk Loans

Oil prices are rising after the Fed’s rate hikes, fears of demand remain Oil prices rose after the Fed raised interest rates for the third time in a row. Reuters also reported that Chinese refiners expect the country to release up to 15 million tons worth of oil product export quotas for the remainder of … Read more

Senate Republicans seek special powers for prosecutor in Hunter Biden criminal investigation – CNBC | Jfk Loans

More than 30 Senate Republicans on Monday called on Attorney General Merrick Garland to give the federal prosecutor, who has been investigating Hunter Biden for several years, “special counsel and powers.” The group, which includes Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky, wrote in a letter to Garland that the move was justified because the … Read more

The migrants sent to Martha’s Vineyard were voluntarily taken to a military base for assistance, officials say – CNN | Jfk Loans

CNN — The roughly 50 migrants who were flown by the Florida governor this week to Martha’s Vineyard in Massachusetts were transported to a military base on Friday for shelter and humanitarian assistance, officials said. The migrants cheered after two days of uncertainty on the small island and a major local effort to care for … Read more

Starbucks raises long-term financial guidance as it unveils reinvention plan – CNBC | Jfk Loans

Starbucks Chairman and CEO Howard Schultz speaks at the annual meeting of shareholders in Seattle, Washington March 22, 2017. Jason Redmond | AFP | Getty Images Starbucks on Tuesday raised its long-term financial guidance after outlining a series of changes at its cafes as part of its reinvention plan. The Seattle-based company is forecasting annual … Read more

Autumn trip to Europe: What to expect – and how to save money – Forbes | Jfk Loans

A view of Split, Croatia, from the St. Domnius bell tower. Croatia is one of the most popular European … [+] travel destinations fall. Christopher Elliott In the Croatian town of Split, there is already a slight chill in the air at the beginning of September. The scent of ripe figs and pine needles pervades … Read more

Don’t read vacation emails, keep your return date private, and other tips for hacking your PTO – CNBC | Jfk Loans

Americans are notorious for not taking breaks. The average US worker took fewer than 12 days of vacation in 2021 — six fewer than the global average — according to Expedia’s latest Vacation Deprivation study of 14,500 working adults in 16 countries. Still, an overwhelming majority of workers say the vacation makes them feel more … Read more

How to survive a 4-month hike: Couple who hiked from Mexico to Canada shares tips with 1.7million TikTok followers – CNBC | Jfk Loans

Millions of people canceled their travel plans in 2021 as Covid-19 halted international travel around the world. Renee Miller and Tim Beissinger were not among them. The two are thru-hikers, a term used to describe a style of hiking that starts and ends in different places, often covering long distances. Rather than staying at home, … Read more