2 UK leadership contenders spar over tax in TV debate

2 UK leadership contenders spar over tax in TV debate

LONDON (AP) — The two candidates vying to be Britain’s next prime minister sparred Monday over how to help families struggling with the soaring cost of living, meeting in a testy televised debate that highlighted the contrasting economic visions of the Conservative Party rivals. Foreign Secretary Liz Truss promised to cut taxes as soon as … Read more

Walmart cuts profit outlook as inflation forces shoppers to spend more on food

Walmart cuts profit guidance as inflation forces shoppers to spend more on food

walmart on Monday cut its quarterly and full-year profit guidance, saying inflation is causing shoppers to spend more on necessities like food and less on items like clothing and electronics. That shift in spending has left more items on store shelves and warehouses — forcing the big-box retailer to aggressively mark down items that customers … Read more

Biden downplays worries over economic downturn: ‘I don’t think we’re going to see a recession’

Biden downplays worries over economic downturn: 'I don't think we're going to see a recession'

“We’re not going to be in a recession, in my view,” Biden told reporters on Monday. “The employment rate is still one of the lowest we’ve had in history. It’s in the 3.6 (percent) area. We still find ourselves, the people, investing.” “My hope is we go from this rapid growth to a steady growth. … Read more

Oak Fire near Yosemite National Park is California’s largest of the season

Oak Fire near Yosemite National Park is California's largest of the season

Comment on this story How A raging wildfire near Yosemite National Park continued to rapidly spread over the weekend, burning more than 16,700 acres as of Monday morning and growing into the state’s largest wildfire of the season. Thousands of structures are threatened and about 3,000 residents are under evacuation orders, authorities said. The Oak … Read more

How the Dodgers could trade for Juan Soto

How the Dodgers could trade for Juan Soto

Juan Soto is (possibly) on his way out of Washington?!? So unless you have been living under a rock, the news that has rocked the baseball world this trade deadline season is that the news that the washington nationals are channeling the Washington Generals and are willing to entertain a trade for their young, superstar … Read more

Nick Cannon Welcomes 8th Baby, His 1st With Bre Tiesi

Nick Cannon Welcomes 8th Baby, His 1st With Bre Tiesi

Nick Cannon and Bre Tiesi Broadimage/Shutterstock; MEGA Another cutie for Nick Cannon! Bre Tiesi welcomed her first child with the actor, his eighth. “I did it. An all natural unmedicated home birth. This was the most humbling / limit pushing yet awakening and completely empowering experience,” Tiesi, 31, wrote via Instagram on Monday, July 25, … Read more