5 Things to Know for November 18th: Blizzard, Twitter, Student Loans, Home, North Korea – News-Daily.com | Vette Leader

As parts of the east coast face a spate of winter weather hazards this weekend, millions of people on the west coast will be under firewatch. In recent years, firefighters have been keen to try new technologies and tools to avert large wildfires. One solution combines drones with “dragon eggs,” which can help prevent extreme … Read more

5 things to know for November 18th: Blizzard, Twitter, Student Loans, Home, North Korea – The Albany Herald | Vette Leader

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5 things to know for November 18th: Blizzard, Twitter, Student Loans, House, North Korea – CNN | Vette Leader

CNN — As parts of the east coast face a spate of winter weather hazards this weekend, millions of people on the west coast will be under firewatch. In recent years, firefighters have been keen to try new technologies and tools to avert large wildfires. One solution combines drones with “dragon eggs,” which can help … Read more

‘Difficult choices’: UK announces higher taxes and spending cuts as warning sign to other governments – CNN | Vette Leader

London CNN business — The UK has already entered a recession, battling decades of inflation that is eroding the living standards of millions across the country. Now the British have to endure higher taxes and duties Cuts in public services as the government seeks to put its finances on a more sound footing – underscoring … Read more

Britain brings austerity back. Here’s why – CNN | Vette Leader

London CNN business — The last time a UK finance minister unveiled tax and spending plans, markets faltered and the country’s prime minister ended up losing her job. The new government is not aiming for a repeat. On Thursday, Chancellor Jeremy Hunt will present a budget aimed at restoring confidence in the UK’s ability to … Read more

What Next For Crypto If FTX Collapse Triggers “Lehman Moment”? -CNN | Vette Leader

London CNN business — The stunning demise of the FTX exchange, one of the largest and most respected players in the digital asset market, is causing alarm among people who own cryptocurrencies as investors run for cover. There are still many unanswered questions. But two big ones loom: How far will the damage spread? And … Read more

5 things to know for November 11: Midterms, student loans, storm damage, prices, climate – CNN | Vette Leader

CNN — Today is Veterans Day, a US holiday honoring men and women who have served in the armed forces. Regional celebrations and events are scheduled to take place across the country to pay tribute to millions of American heroes. Admission to all US national parks is also free today – including the most popular … Read more

What student loan borrowers need to know after a federal court struck down Biden’s forgiveness program – CNN | Vette Leader

Washington CNN — Student loan borrowers are now waiting indefinitely to see if they can get debt relief under President Joe Biden’s student loan forgiveness program after a federal judge in Texas on Thursday struck down the program and declared it illegal. The Justice Department immediately appealed to the US Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals. … Read more

A plan to tax the rich to fund electric cars is on the ballot in California – CNN | Vette Leader

CNN — California has long been a leader among states and even countries in encouraging the switch to electric vehicles, including with its plans to ban the sale of pure gas-powered cars by 2035. But now Californians are voting on a election proposal that promises to accelerate that shift even further by taxing the wealthiest … Read more

A plan to tax the rich to fund electric cars is on the ballot in California – CNN | Vette Leader

CNN — California has long been a leader among states and even countries in encouraging the switch to electric vehicles, including with its plans to ban the sale of pure gas-powered cars by 2035. But now Californians are voting on a election proposal that promises to accelerate that shift even further by taxing the wealthiest … Read more