Cyclone Freddy’s path to destruction: Over 100 dead as record storm hits Africa twice

Blantyre, Malawi — A Relentless Cyclone Freddy which is hitting southern Africa has killed more than 100 people after hitting the continent for the second time on Saturday evening, authorities in the hard-hit countries of Malawi and Mozambique have confirmed. The Red Cross on Monday put the total death toll from the week-long storm at … Read more

Restaurant, bar and hospitality jobs

The leisure and hospitality sector continues to drive job creation in the United States, the Labor Department said. Restaurants in particular are on a hiring spree as they experience an increase in the number of restaurants. Still, the US Travel Association estimates about 2 million open positions in the leisure and hospitality industry. Loading Something … Read more

Silicon Valley Bank: Parent company, CEO and CFO sued amid market turmoil | Bank of Silicon Valley

SVB Financial Group and two top executives were sued by shareholders over the collapse of Silicon Valley Bank, as global stocks continued to suffer on Tuesday despite assurances from US President Joe Biden. The bank’s shareholders accuse SVB Financial Group chief executive Greg Becker and chief financial officer Daniel Beck of covering up how rising … Read more

CNBC’s Andrew Ross Sorkin says covering the SVB collapse is like ‘walking a tightrope’

new York CNN — Andrew Ross Sorkin woke up early Monday morning, well before dawn, having managed to squeeze in a few hours of sleep. The New York Times columnist had been up late at night to work on his DealBook newsletter. And now he had to get up for a special edition of “Squawk … Read more

Tennessee Lieutenant Governor Randy McNally apologizes for commenting on suggestive Instagram photos

Republican Tennessee Lieutenant Governor Randy McNally has apologized for routine comments he left on suggestive Instagram posts by a 20-year-old gay man and other members of the LGBTQ+ community. “I’ve been active on social media for a long time. I’ve made it a point to engage with people not only in posts, but also in … Read more

Etsy Sellers Not Paid After Silicon Valley Bank Collapse

Some Etsy sellers are waiting for their online marketplace payments after the SVB collapse. Additionally, some sellers do not know when they will receive the funds and have not received updates from Etsy. As a result, some sellers told Insider they were losing faith in Etsy. Loading Something is loading. Thanks for recording! Access your … Read more