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Ethereum Liquidations Hit $759M Since The Merge. What Lies Ahead? – Ethereum (ETH/USD)

Last week, Ethereum ETH/USD formally abandoned the energy-intensive, miner-based approach it had previously used to process changes to its decentralized ledger, by switching from proof-of-work to proof-of-stake. This was a momentous change. In the crypto community, The Merge was celebrated like a holiday, both digitally and physically, with watch parties that included speeches, music, and … Read more

Actually, Costco Is Raising its Membership Prices

Warehouse clubs remain a tremendous value for customers even if they do charge a membership fee in order to shop there. Costco (COST) , Walmart’s (WMT) Sam’s Club, and BJ’s Wholesale (BJ) all offer members a similar proposition — pay a membership fee and get access to a selection of items at low prices. There … Read more

Behrmann Meat and Processing Inc. Recalls Various Ready-to-Eat Meat Products Due to Possible Listeria Contamination

WASHINGTON, Sept. 24, 2022 – Behrmann Meat and Processing Inc., an Albers, Ill. establishment, is recalling approximately 87,382 pounds of various ready-to-eat (RTE) meat products that may be adulterated with Listeria monocytogenes, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. FSIS expects there to be additional product labels added in … Read more

United Airlines Honolulu Picketing + Alaska Air $331/Hr. Pilot Agreement

While Alaska Airlines pilots have come to a long-awaited tentative agreement, the opposite is true for now for flight attendants at Hawaii-centric, United Airlines. Starting with the good news for Hawaii flyers, following three years of strife, much contention, and the prior 96% pilot strike approval, Alaska pilots and management, yesterday, representatives for the pilots … Read more

Southern California gas prices are skyrocketing again

LOS ANGELES (CNS) — The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County rose for the 22nd consecutive day, increasing 7.4 cents Saturday to $5.689. The average price has increased 44.3 cents over the past 22 days, according to figures from the AAA and Oil Price Information Service. It is … Read more

Vera Bradley’s founders Pat and Barb look back on the last 40 years as they embark into the metaverse

New York CNN  —  It all started with a knock on the door four decades ago. It was 1982 in Fort Wayne, Indiana, and Patricia R. Miller was stopping by to introduce herself to new neighbor Barbara Bradley Baekgaard. “I happened to be the welcoming committee of one,” Miller told CNN Business with a laugh. … Read more

Investors Fleeing Company That Plans To Merge With Trump’s Truth Social, Take It Public

There’s more bad news for the company that’s supposed to merge with Donald Trump’s Truth Social to take it public: Investors are beginning to jump ship. Digital World Acquisition Corp. — the special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) that Truth Social needs to go public — revealed in a Securities and Exchange Commission filing Friday that … Read more

Fight at children’s pizza restaurant ends with shooting in Brandon parking lot, deputies say

article BRANDON, Fla. – A fight inside a Brandon Chuck E Cheese pizza restaurant spilled out into the parking lot and ended in gunfire, according to the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office.  Deputies said it didn’t appear anyone was actually shot, but three people were injured in the mele.  They were taken to the hospital with … Read more