The Greek prime minister “is unaware” of the telephone intervention of a prominent politician

Athens, Greece — Greece’s prime minister said on Monday he was unaware that the country’s intelligence service had been tapping the mobile phone of an opposition politician for three months, insisting he would not have allowed it if he had known. Kyriakos Mitsotakis, who faces choiceThe next year, he made the remarks in a televised … Read more

Buffett’s firm reports a $44 billion loss, but his businesses are thriving

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Warren Buffett’s company reported a $43.76 billion loss in the second quarter as the paper value of its investments plummeted, but Berkshire Hathaway’s many operating companies generally performed well, suggesting that the economy in general is bearing the pressure of inflation and rising interest rates. Berkshire said on Saturday that a … Read more

The Democrats’ Big Package: What’s in and what’s out?

WASHINGTON (AP) — It’s nowhere near the $4 trillion proposal President Joe Biden first floated to rebuild America’s public infrastructure. and family support systems But the health care compromise package to combat inflation, climate change and deficit reduction strategies appears to be on its way to Senate votes this weekend.. The proposal estimated at $740 … Read more

‘I only work 5 hours a week’

I was never the entrepreneurial type. But after losing my job as an audio engineer in 2009, I had to get creative to make ends meet. Thirteen years later, at the age of 39, I have built two online businesses that give me a combined profit. $160,000 a month in passive income. I also recently … Read more

Stronger IRS Enforcement Critical to Democratic Economic Package

WASHINGTON (AP) — After more than a decade of losses, the Internal Revenue Service you can finally get the long-desired cash infusion in the value pack that Democrats are working hard to push Congress before your August vacation. Under a deal crafted by Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer and West Virginia Sen. Joe Manchin, the … Read more

The man who destroyed a vast forest wins the demise of the park

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — In a move that has shocked environmentalists, the government of Brazil’s third-largest state has given up a legal fight to protect a state park in one of the Amazon’s most biodiverse areas. The result of that decision is that a man responsible for the deforestation of large swathes of protected … Read more

Opinion: Bear Market Depression: How to Maintain a Sense of Financial Control in Times of Uncertainty.

Between pandemic lockdowns, health issues, controversial politics, and significant inflation with rising prices, many US investors may feel like they are losing control of their situations. Add to that a bear market for stocks, with a possible recession looming. To maintain resilience, we can focus on taking care of our physical, mental, and financial well-being … Read more

It’s an ‘upside down’ recession and here’s what it means for the market

It’s work Friday. The release of the monthly US Non-Farm Payrolls report is always a highlight for Wall Street, particularly in an uncertain monetary policy environment when traders are hypersensitive to factors affecting the Fed’s thinking. In fact, the resilience of the labor market is causing many market watchers to say that, despite suffering two … Read more

Advocates: Senate Bill Means Environmental Health, Also Harm

Billions of dollars in climate and environmental investments could flow to communities in the United States that have been plagued by pollution and climate threats for decades, if the proposed Reducing Inflation Act becomes law. The bill, announced by Senators Chuck Schumer and Joe Manchin last month, could also fuel a transition to clean energy … Read more

The salty Po delta in Italy harms agriculture and fishing

By LUGI NAVARRA and LUCA BRUNO August 2, 2022 GMT https://apnews.com/article/droughts-weather-italy-76923f07ddf081ad78d1bc41d3bd93cf PORTO TOLLE, Italy (AP) — Drought and unusually hot weather have raised salinity in Italy’s largest delta, where the mighty Po River empties into the Adriatic Sea south of Venice, and is wiping out rice fields. along with seafood, which is a key ingredient. … Read more