This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet.  If the cost of theme park admission, on-site hotel stays, character breakfasts and Mickey Mouse ears isn’t enough, Disney DIS, +0.25% is introducing more add-on charges. Instead of collecting free FastPasses, visitors to the parks will have to pay for the...
A woman ran onto the set of an evening news program on Russian state television’s flagship Channel One on Monday holding a poster reading: “No war. Stop the war. Don’t believe propaganda. They lie to you here. Russians against war.” She yelled: “Stop the war, no to war” before...
Tax-loss selling will disrupt stock markets between now and the end of the year — and shrewd buyers can profit from the chaos. The cause of this turmoil is year-end tax-loss selling. This occurs when an investor sells a stock at loss in order to offset capital gains realized...
WASHINGTON — The Biden administration is preparing sanctions targeting Russian companies it says provides goods and services for the military and intelligence services, including dual-use components used in weapons proliferation, U.S. officials said. The Treasury Department sanctions, which could be announced as early as next week, come as the...
Hollywood’s biggest night is almost here.  The 94th Academy Awards will broadcast live from the Dolby Theatre on Sunday night at 8 p.m. ET. (Here’s your guide on what channel the Oscars is on for those tuning in by TV, as well as where you can stream the Oscars...
An alleged grifter has been charged with conning dozens in Seattle’s comic book and LGBTQ scene out of more than half a million dollars with false tales about having multiple sclerosis and needing help with school costs and to bail a brother in jail, prosecutors said. Sabrina Taylor, 40,...
When you enter your favorite chain restaurant, don’t be surprised if it feels like you’ve also entered your favorite convenience store or supermarket. How else to describe the slew of cross promotions we’ve seen in recent years between dining chains and the various snack brands that dominate store shelves?...
It’s the 2s/10s spread, though, that comes with a proven half-century track record. And it’s fair to say that whenever the spread is about to invert, observers have cast doubt on its predictive capabilities. Read: Here are three times...
Remote work has played a big part in the rise in house prices in the U.S. during the first two years of the pandemic, but just how much? Many fortunate people have had the freedom to live wherever they choose during the pandemic. John Mondragon, an economist at the...
Gold futures lost ground Tuesday, extending a decline after news reports indicated tentative signs of progress in talks between Russia and Ukraine, crimping demand for traditional safe-haven assets, including precious metals. Gold for April delivery GC00, -2.57% GCJ22, -2.57% fell $35.10, or 1.8%, to $1,904.70 an ounce on Comex....