United Airlines will discontinue service to JFK airport in New York in October

WASHINGTON, Sept 30 (Reuters) – United Airlines (UAL.O) said on Friday it would suspend flights from late October to New York’s John F. Kennedy Airport (JFK). Earlier this month, United threatened action if the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) did not grant the carrier additional flights. United only flies twice a day to San Francisco and … Read more

Mexican government suffers major data hack, president’s health issues revealed

MEXICO CITY, Sept 30 (Reuters) – The Mexican government said on Friday it had been the victim of a major cyber hack of data held by the armed forces, including details of President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador’s heart condition which has led to his hospitalization in January. The president, speaking at a regular press conference, … Read more

Meta Board Approves Personal Security of Outgoing Executive Sheryl Sandberg

Sep 30 (Reuters) – Meta Platforms Inc said on Friday its board had approved the provision of personal security services to former chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg, citing “continuing threats to his safety”. The company, however, did not specify what threats Sandberg, one of Silicon Valley’s most powerful women, faces. He plans to continue paying … Read more

Iranian security forces arrest woman for eating at restaurant in public without her hijab, family say

CNN — Iranian security forces have arrested a woman after a photo of her and another woman eating at a restaurant in Tehran without their headscarves was widely shared online, her family said on Friday. The photo emerged on Wednesday showing the two women having breakfast at a cafe which, like most cafes in Iran, … Read more

How to protect your 401(k) in a bear market

Editor’s note: This is an updated version of a story that originally aired on August 29, 2022. Stocks and bonds are trading in bearish territory. And given the current circumstances, it’s fair to assume the markets will stay volatile for some time. Interest rates are rising rapidly in the United States and Europe as part … Read more

Iran arrests Europeans accused of playing role in unrest

The death of a woman in moral custody has sparked protests Widening of the revolt against the clerical establishment Iran accuses hostile West of stoking unrest Official says 19 people were killed in attack on police station DUBAI, Sept 30 (Reuters) – Iran, which has blamed “foreign enemies” for protests that swept the country after … Read more

UK pension funds ask companies for money after gilding explosion – sources

LONDON, Sept 30 (Reuters) – British pension funds that are posting big losses on gilt market derivatives have demanded emergency funds from the companies they manage money for as they rush to dump assets to raise cash, industry sources said on Friday. Many pension funds were caught off guard when soaring bond yields this week … Read more

Elon Musk set to introduce Tesla’s humanoid robot after delay

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 30 (Reuters) – Tesla (TSLA.O) CEO Elon Musk has said a robot company will be worth more than its cars, and on Friday investors, customers and would-be workers swarmed expect to see a prototype on Tesla’s “AI Day”. which could prove whether the bot named “Optimus” is ready to run. The robot … Read more

Gavin Escobar: Former Dallas Cowboys tight end found dead after apparent rock climbing accident

CNN — Former Dallas Cowboys tight end Gavin Escobar was one of two climbers who died after an apparent crash in California, officials said Wednesday. Escobar was 31 years old. Firefighters attempted to reach two injured climbers at Tahquitz Rock near Idyllwild in the San Bernardino National Forest, Cal Fire and Riverside County Fire Department … Read more

CDC warns of serious illness from monkeypox as Ohio reports death of monkeypox patient

CNN — The United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a new warning to health care providers on Thursday about serious illness in people with monkeypox. The alert comes as Ohio reported that an individual with monkeypox has died – the third known death of a monkeypox patient in the United States. Ohio … Read more