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13-year-old independent film producer for taking $ 60 million worth of film projects to buy cars, jet skis and private jet flights
Benjamin McConley and his partners made films with Laura Dern and Cynthia Nixon – but mostly stole money from investors, prosecutors say. Read more
Bagels are important for quick Yom Kippur spreads, but the year-round bagel market is also booming.
The COVID-19 pandemic likely helped accelerate the bagel boom as Americans turned to comfort food. Read more
Everything you need to know about buying land and building a house from scratch in Chile
The ins and outs of buying land in a foreign country are complex, and Chile is no exception. Read more
A reminder of Yom Kippur: the idea of debt forgiveness dates back at least to the Bible
This Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur mark the beginning of a Shmita year, a period described in the Torah when creditors were supposed to release debtors from their obligations Read More
“The older generations do not protect us”: worried about the climate, 4 in 10 young people may never have children, according to a major survey
Adolescents and people in their early twenties increasingly fear that older generations and political leaders are not doing enough to prevent a climate catastrophe. They are so worried, in fact, that four in ten are not sure whether they are having children of their own. Read more
Homebuyers have been asking for highest rate mortgages since April – what does that say about the housing market?
There were increasing signs of a slowdown in home sales, but demand for mortgages has improved. Read more
What is behind these weird price increases? Americans pay more for window coverings and dressing
Window coverings saw prices increase 17.2% in August from July, according to government inflation data Read more
Student debt keeps many Americans from homeownership – and COVID hasn’t helped
While people on federal student loans have been allowed to put their payments on hold during the pandemic, most borrowers have not come close to paying off their debt. Read more
How does this car seem to run on next to nothing? It is really something
It looks like the fuel cell Honda Clarity car creates power to get the car out of thin air, but it takes a lot of work. Read more
7 tips to avoid catching COVID (or other illnesses) while traveling
Even if you’ve been vaccinated against COVID-19, there are things you can do to stay healthier while in transit. Read more