The groundhog saw its shadow. Historically, that is bad news for stocks.

There was breaking news Thursday morning from Punxsutawney, Pa., where the groundhog called Punxsutawney Phil was reported to have seen his own shadow. That means, six more weeks of winter, according to folklore. And not just folklore. As MarketWatch has previously reported, a research paper found a correlation between the groundhog’s predictions — or, rather, … Read more

Here’s the latest, most hopeful news on how to fight Alzheimer’s

The bad news about dementia you already know. It’s currently killing 6 million Americans, which is about six times the total number who have died from Covid-19. And the figures are rising, not falling. About one in three of us will get it. Scientists don’t fully understand what causes dementia. There is no treatment and no cure. And … Read more

Good news for Super Bowl party hosts: chicken-wing prices are down 22% and the number of ‘millionaire renters’ has tripled — here are the cities where they’re most likely to live

Hi, MarketWatchers. Don’t miss these top stories. Man sentenced to 3 ½ years for stealing IDs of LA murder-suicide victims and looting their estate Kristopher Cobb plundered the accounts of an LA city attorney who shot his wife and son before taking his own life, after learning of the tragedy on the news. Read More … Read more

Good news for Super Bowl party hosts: Chicken wing prices are down by 22%

The price of food has increased 10.4% compared to the past year, according to the latest government statistics. But there may be good news for those planning a Super Bowl party to celebrate the big game between the Philadelphia Eagles and Kansas City Chiefs: Your food costs could actually be lower than they were in … Read more

Want a rebate to upgrade home electric or swap to solar? There’s good news and bad news

It’s true, Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) rebates and tax incentives for home electrification kicked in Jan. 1 officially, but several program features won’t be available to homeowners until the end of the year or early 2024, according to the Department of Energy. There are a few key exceptions: select electric heat pumps, for one. Rooftop … Read more

Tamil Nadu Govt Jobs 2023 Latest Job Alert For Employment News

Tamil Nadu Govt Jobs

Tamil Nadu Govt Jobs – For a variety of positions, the Tamil Nadu government is accepting applications from qualified people. Through the jobs listed below, more than one lakh positions would be filled in Tamil Nadu. Candidates who are interested in state government employment in Tamil Nadu in 2023 can apply for the positions listed … Read more

Consumers spending falls at the end of 2022 and that’s not good news for the U.S. economy

The numbers: Consumer spending fell 0.2% at the end of 2022, indicating the U.S. economy entered the new year with fading growth prospects and rising odds of recession. Analysts polled by The Wall Street Journal had forecast a 0.1% decline. Incomes rose 0.2% last month, the government said Friday, a bit faster than the rate … Read more

Here’s more bad news if you’ve been laid off and you’re looking for work

As if losing your job wasn’t terrible enough… Mass layoffs across tech, social media and digital news outlets over the past few months have sent tens of thousands of Americans on the job hunt. But now the Federal Trade Commission is warning that scammers are fine-tuning their approaches to take advantage of people looking for … Read more

Kimberly-Clark CEO says ‘mind-blowing’ news in the ‘poop’ category is coming in the second half

Kimberly-Clark Inc. stock fell 3% Wednesday after the consumer goods company disappointed investors with its guidance for 2023, and not even the promise of “mind-blowing” news in the “poop” category in the second half could stem the losses. Chief Executive Michael Hsu referenced the exciting news in the category on the company’s earnings call with … Read more

Microsoft 365 Services Down in India, Outage Affecting Services Like Teams, Outlook | Technology News

Microsoft 365 Services Down in India, Outage Affecting Services Like Teams, Outlook

Microsoft said it is investigating an outage that left thousands of users in India unable to access Outlook and Teams services. By Reuters | Updated: 25 January 2023 13:33 IST Microsoft said on Wednesday it was investigating an outage, which left thousands of users in India unable to access the website’s multiple services including Teams … Read more