Here are the best deals

Here are the best deals

Amazon Prime Day is one of the most anticipated shopping events of the year. But in 2022, shoppers may be less interested in backyard entertaining or Black Friday-type deals and more eager to score discounts on consumer staples to counteract runaway inflation. “People who want to participate in Prime Day are going to be focusing … Read more

Flying to Europe This Summer Could Be Hell. Here’s How to Make It Better

Flying to Europe This Summer Could Be Hell.  Here's How to Make It Better

Airports echo with the rage of passengers who discover their flight has been canceled or delayed or who wait for hours for baggage to reach the carousel. Ticket prices soar as fuel costs do the same. The reputation of airlines and the experience at airports have never been worse. Yet the hunger of Americans to … Read more

CDC recommends COVID-19 vaccines for children under 5

CDC recommends COVID-19 vaccines for children under 5

US health officials on Saturday recommended COVID-19 vaccines for infants, toddlers and preschoolers — the last group without the shots.The head of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced the decision hours after an advisory panel voted unanimously that vaccines should be made available to children as young as 6 months.“We know millions of … Read more

Report: Smoking bans no longer a threat to casino revenue

Report: Smoking bans no longer a threat to casino revenue

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (AP) — For decades, it was accepted wisdom in the casino industry that eliminating smoking would automatically lead to revenue declines and customer losses. But a new report examining how the coronavirus pandemic has changed gamblers’ habits says that may no longer be the case. The report issued Friday by Las Vegas-based … Read more

FDA authorizes 1st COVID-19 shots for infants, preschoolers

FDA authorizes 1st COVID-19 shots for infants, preschoolers

US regulators on Friday authorized the first COVID-19 shots for infants and preschoolers, paving the way for vaccinations to begin next week. The Food and Drug Administration’s action follows its advisory panel’s unanimous recommendation for the shots from Moderna and Pfizer. That means US kids under 5 — roughly 18 million youngsters — are eligible … Read more

Elon Musk May Be Right About a Controversial Subject

Elon Musk Makes a Serious Accusation Against a Top Tesla Regulator

The pandemic forced the vast majority of office workers — really anyone not working in the service industry, construction, manufacturing, and a handful of other professions — into working from home. For many workers that may have been the only good part of the covid quarantine and shutdown. While their lives were limited to their … Read more

New vaccine may be option for troops with religious concerns

New vaccine may be option for troops with religious concerns

WASHINGTON (AP) — A COVID-19 vaccine that could soon win federal approval may offer a boost for the US military: an opportunity to get shots into some of the thousands of service members who have refused other coronavirus vaccines for religious reasons. At least 175 active duty and reserve service members have already received the … Read more

Moderna says updated COVID booster is superior to original vaccine shots, could begin shipping by August

Moderna says updated COVID booster is superior to original vaccine shots, could begin shipping by August

Moderna announced new data on Wednesday suggesting a new version of its COVID-19 vaccine will offer superior protection to its original formulation of shots, based on studying antibodies generated by their new boosters in blood samples of trial participants. The company said in a release that it plans to submit its data to the Food … Read more

The pandemic-era bump in tipping is over, inflation might be to blame

The pandemic-era bump in tipping is over, inflation might be to blame

If you’re still leaving bigger tips for waiters and other service workers than you did before the Covid-19 pandemic, you’re now in the minority. In most cases, Americans now say they’re tipping less regularly than they did earlier in the pandemic, and less often than in 2019 before the pandemic started. That’s according to data … Read more

Royal Caribbean, Carnival, Norwegian Get Bad CDC News

Royal Caribbean, Carnival, Norwegian Get Bad CDC News

The oceans have been stormy for the major cruise lines that sail out of American ports. Royal Caribbean International (RCL) – Get Royal Caribbean Group ReportCarnival Cruise Lines (CLC) – Get Carnival Corporation Reportand Norwegian Cruise Line (NCLH) – Get Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. Postponement have had to deal with an uncertain world since … Read more