How Will Fed Regulate Wall Street? Biden’s Central Bank Picks Leave Question Unanswered

How Will Fed Regulate Wall Street? Biden’s Central Bank Picks Leave Question Unanswered

WASHINGTON—President Biden’s decision to reappoint Jerome Powell as Federal Reserve chairman and elevate governor Lael Brainard signals continuity on monetary policy but leaves open questions on the direction the central bank will take in regulating Wall Street. The extent to which the Fed will spend the next several years tightening regulatory policy—after easing rules under […]

Smoked Salmon Dip Recipe | The Recipe Critic

Smoked Salmon Dip Recipe | The Recipe Critic

This website may contain affiliate links and advertising so that we can provide recipes to you. Read my privacy policy. This smoked salmon dip is so creamy and delicious! With the smoked salmon flavor taking the stage followed by a hint of lemon and dill, this dip is SOO GOOD! I love dips because they […]

Zena Stein, 99, dies; Researcher is committed to women’s health

Zena Stein, 99, dies;  Researcher is committed to women’s health

The couple helped write health care guidelines in the South Africa Charter of Freedom, the 1955 Declaration of Principles of the ANC and its allies. Dr. Stein and Dr. Susser emigrated to Great Britain with their three children in 1958. At first they lived in pensions and worried about money; Dr. Stein worked in a […]

Winter Skin Advice from a Top Dermatologist

Winter Skin Advice from a Top Dermatologist

Photo courtesy of Lars Hansen/The Licensing Project In partnership with our friends at Dropps Whether you’re facing a full-on snowmageddon or simply dry indoor-heating air, winter is rarely the easiest time for skin. But a few fairly easy changes in your routine—switching out your laundry detergent, layering your skin care—can help build (and better retain) […]

Grammy nominations 2022: See who’s nominated

Grammy nominations 2022: See who’s nominated

John Batiste, the soulful musician who also serves as the bandleader on “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert,” led among all nominees with 11. He celebrated nominations by pointing out on Twitter that is birthday is 11/11. Chart toppers Justin Bieber, H.E.R., Doja Cat, Billie Eilish and Olivia Rodrigo all followed closely with multiple nominations. […]

This Ink Is Alive and Made Entirely of Microbes

This Ink Is Alive and Made Entirely of Microbes

“Imagine creating buildings that heal themselves,” Dr. Datta said. To Dr. Joshi, the best analogy may be a seed’s transformation into a tree. A seed has all the information it needs to harvest the energy of the sun and organize its growth and development into something as complex and grand as a tree. In an […]

After-dark light event opens at Brooklyn Botanic Garden

After-dark light event opens at Brooklyn Botanic Garden

Brooklyn is officially lit. New York City’s newest holiday attraction, Lightscape, has arrived at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden, where visitors can now enjoy an after-dark stroll through the sprawling green space illuminated by the moon — and more than 1 million lights. The dazzling “immersive” experience, which opened Nov. 19, features a vast assortment of […]

Challenge Redemption: Will Jonna and Jasmine avenge Derek’s elimination?

Challenge Redemption: Will Jonna and Jasmine avenge Derek’s elimination?

2009 Real world roommates Jonna and Jasmine stormed Cancun like Girls Gone Wild hopeful, but – 12 years later – the BFF’s return to Mexican paradise is starting to feel like Girls Gone to War. And now that the ladies are excited about the first Arena voting ceremony on The challenge: all stars, we must […]

Elon Musk’s Tax Bill on Stock Options Fell Along With Tesla’s Share Price

Elon Musk’s Tax Bill on Stock Options Fell Along With Tesla’s Share Price

Elon Musk already faces a federal tax bill approaching $2.7 billion on exercising Tesla Inc. stock options. It would have been bigger if the company’s share price hadn’t fallen after he tweeted about selling stock. The stock fluctuations have financial consequences for the U.S. government, Mr. Musk and Tesla. When the share price goes down, […]

Trend: Nonalcoholic Bottle Shops Are on the Rise

Trend: Nonalcoholic Bottle Shops Are on the Rise

When Mel Babitz went to bars in her early 20s, she’d order one beer at the beginning of the night and hold onto it until she left. Babitz wasn’t much of a drinker — even a small amount of alcohol made her feel sick — but in the early 2010s, there just wasn’t much on […]

Telehealth visits by phone could end soon, unless lawmakers act: gunshots

Telehealth visits by phone could end soon, unless lawmakers act: gunshots

Community clinics say the easing of restrictions on telemedicine during the pandemic has allowed health workers to use a phone call to connect with hard-to-reach patients – people who are poor, elderly, or in remote areas who don’t have access to a computer or a mobile phone with video function. Silke Enkelmann / EyeEm / […]

Travel Charities – Gift Ideas for the Holidays

Travel Charities – Gift Ideas for the Holidays

Last month Dave and I had the pleasure of doing that Orbis Flight For Sight Virtual Event where teams competed against each other to test their knowledge of travel trivia while raising money to end preventable blindness around the world. We are happy to announce that two more events will take place on November 30th […]

Winter Layering: A Master Class

Winter Layering: A Master Class

Photo courtesy of Sandra Semburg In partnership with our friends at DKNY You don’t want to be caught underdressed when the windchill picks up, nor do you enjoy having to peel off multiple sweaters every time you cross a doorstep. What you do want: effortless, temperature-regulating combinations that don’t require much forethought each morning. Below: a […]