The US economy could be heading to recession next year, say banks and economists

Placeholder while article actions load The US economy could be heading for a recession next year, according to rising warnings from banks and economists. Even with the major swaths of the economy – including the job market and consumer spending – remaining robust, there are mounting worries that could drive consumers and businesses to near-zero … Read more

MacBook Pro Supplier Considering Relocating Factory to Increase Production

Apple supplier Quanta Computer is considering the feasibility of relocating its MacBook Pro production to its factory in Chongqing, China, as output at its Shanghai plant remains constrained by lockdown restrictions, according to industry sources cited by DigiTimes. The move could gradually boost the availability of MacBook Pro models and shorten the extended delivery times … Read more

Tristan Thompson Told Khloé Kardashian She’s “Never Leaving” Him

While he’d secretly been engaging in a months-long sexual affair, Tristan was telling his then-girlfriend Khloé that she could “never” leave him as they were tied “for life.” Posted 2 hours ago It looks like we’re finally getting some raw insight into the situation between Khloé Kardashian and Tristan Thompson in the months before news … Read more

Ukraine-Russia War: Latest News – The New York Times

LONDON – After sanctions hobbled production at its assembly plant in Kaliningrad, the Russian automaker Avtotor announced a lottery for free 10-acre plots of land – and the chance to buy seed potatoes – so employees could grow their own food in the westernmost fringe of the Russian empire during “the difficult economic situation.” In … Read more

Biden has an eye on China as he heads to South Korea, Japan

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Joe Biden departs on a six-day trip to South Korea and Japan aiming to build rapport with the two nations’ leaders while also sending an unmistakable message to China: Russia’s faltering invasion of Ukraine should give Beijing pause about its own saber-rattling in the Pacific. Biden departs Thursday and is set … Read more

Preakness Stakes 2022: Odds and analysis

No Triple Crown is on the line this year’s $ 1.65 million Preakness Stakes, with Kentucky Derby winner Rich Strike preparing for the second leg of the Belmont Stakes. But Kentucky Oaks winner Secret Oath will face second- and fourth-place finishers from the Derby. Here are the odds and analyzes for the Preakness field with … Read more

How to become more grateful, and why that will make you happier, healthier and more resilient

Which of these do you have going for you right now? Family. Friends. Love. Health. Freedom from war and natural disaster. Imagination. Community. A roof over our heads. Common decency. Hope. Opportunity. Memories. Financial stability. Favorite places. Days off work. Good weather. The golden age of television. Books. Music. Ice cream. Weekends. A friendly exchange. … Read more

Block Investor Day 2022 Talks Bitcoin

Block’s overarching purpose is to drive economic empowerment in a world and Bitcoin plays a central role in that mission, its chief executives said during the firm’s first investor day since Wednesday. “We believe Bitcoin is going to have a profound impact on financial services, as well as a tool for economic empowerment and a … Read more