Some auto insurers refuse to cover some Hyundai and Kia models

Some auto insurers refuse to cover some Hyundai and Kia models

CNN — Progressive and State Farm, two of America’s largest auto insurers, are refusing to underwrite policies in certain cities for some older Hyundai and Kia models that the companies say are too easy to steal. Several reports say the companies have stopped offering insurance for these vehicles in cities like Denver, Colorado and St. … Read more

Fired Google employee Nicole Tsai’s ‘day in the life’ TikTok

Fired Google employee Nicole Tsai’s ‘day in the life’ TikTok

The emotional “day in the life” video of a fired Google employee on TikTok went viral as it captured her heartbreak after learning she was one of 12,000 employees laid off by the tech giant earlier this week. Nicole Tsai, a Southern California-based TikTok “vlogger,” breaks down in tears in the video as she narrates … Read more

‘This has been bothering me all my life’: My estranged father gave me $1,000 a month to buy a house in California. My brother cried foul and told me to stop. Who’s right?

‘This has been bothering me all my life’: My estranged father gave me ,000 a month to buy a house in California.  My brother cried foul and told me to stop.  Who’s right?

This has haunted me all my life. My father left my family when I was 7. I’m not sure how much alimony he paid my mother. Shortly after I graduated, he visited me for the first time since he left the family. He told me he wanted to send me money every month to eventually … Read more

American tourist fined for driving rental car over medieval Italian bridge

American tourist fined for driving rental car over medieval Italian bridge

Editor’s Note: Sign up for Unlocking the World, CNN Travel’s weekly newsletter. Get news about destinations opening up, inspiration for future adventures, plus the latest on aviation, food and drink, where to stay and other travel developments. Rome CNN — The Ponte Vecchio, a beautiful ancient bridge spanning the River Arno in the Italian city … Read more

Intel, Chevron, American Express, Silvergate and more

Intel, Chevron, American Express, Silvergate and more

Intel said on April 5, 2022 that it has suspended all business activities in Russia. Paco Freire/Sopa Pictures | Rocket | Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines before the bell: Intel — The chipmaker suffered a 9% loss in its shares in early morning trading after its latest financial results missed analyst estimates … Read more

Gautam Adani’s company loses $50 billion in market value after short seller report

Gautam Adani’s company loses  billion in market value after short seller report

New Delhi CNN — The value of Gautam Adani’s business empire has collapsed by more than $50 billion this week since Hindenburg Research, a US company that makes money from short selling, published a damning report accusing it of fraud. India’s Adani Group has labeled Hindenburg’s allegations as “baseless” and “malicious” and is considering legal … Read more

The US economy slowed, but still grew at 2.9% last quarter

The US economy slowed, but still grew at 2.9% last quarter

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy grew at an annualized rate of 2.9% from October through December, ending 2022 on a high note despite pressure from high interest rates and widespread fears of an impending recession. Thursday’s estimate from the Commerce Department showed that the country’s gross domestic product — the broadest measure of economic … Read more

Bed Bath & Beyond warns it doesn’t have the money to pay off debt

Bed Bath & Beyond warns it doesn’t have the money to pay off debt

Signage is seen by an overturned shopping cart outside a Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. store in Greendale, Wisconsin. Daniel Akker | Bloomberg | Getty Images Bed bath & beyond said Thursday it doesn’t have enough money to pay off its debts and has defaulted on its line of credit with JP Morgan, again warning … Read more

Southwest posts quarterly losses and warns more losses are ahead following the service collapse

Southwest posts quarterly losses and warns more losses are ahead following the service collapse

New York CNN — Southwest Airlines reported a fourth-quarter loss due to the company’s service collapse during the holiday travel season, and it warned that the cost of these issues will result in another first-quarter loss. The airline had to cancel more than 16,700 flights between Dec. 21 and Dec. 29, about half its schedule … Read more

Chevron, Tesla, Seagate Technology, United Rentals and more

Chevron, Tesla, Seagate Technology, United Rentals and more

Check out the companies making headlines during midday trading. Seagate technology — Shares of the data storage company rose more than 10% in a day after Seagate posted top and bottom line beats for its fiscal second quarter. Seagate reported earnings of 16 cents per share on revenues of $1.89 billion. Analysts were expecting earnings … Read more