US stocks trade mixed as investors sift through more earnings and await results from mega-cap tech firms

Oct 25, 2022

Matthew Fox Traders work the floor of the New York Stock Exchange during morning trading on May 05, 2022 in New York City. Stocks opened lower this morning after closing high on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve announced an interest-rate hike by half a percentage point in an effort to further lower inflation. Michael M. Santiago/Getty US stocks were mixed on Tuesday as investors prepare for third-quarter earnings from mega-cap companies like Apple, Amazon, and ...read more

Lotus Eletre Electric SUV Reveals Its Price, Power And Range

Oct 25, 2022

Lotus Lotus, makers of the Elise and Exige is decidedly a sports car company. The brand's entire design ethos is "simplify and add lightness," it has been associated with the racing world for decades, and the its engineering department has had a hand in the development of sports cars and supercars from multiple different automakers. When it announced an EV crossover earlier this year, then, it's fair to say the Lotus Eletre was a surprise to the automotive world.  A heavy gro ...read more

Ted Cruz says he and several GOP colleagues hid out in a supply closet during the Capitol riot

Oct 25, 2022

In his new book, Ted Cruz says he hid out in a supply closet during the Capitol riot. He says he "assembled" a coalition of Republicans in a "back room" to discuss what to do. Cruz has on different occasions characterized the riot as a peaceful protest and a "terrorist attack." Loading Something is loading. Thanks for signing up! Access your favorite topics in a personalized feed while you're on the go. Sen. Ted Cruz wrote in his new book that he hid out in a supply ...read more

2 Chinese agents tried to bribe an undercover FBI agent with $61,000 in Bitcoin in an attempt to steal classified information: DOJ

Oct 25, 2022

Federal prosecutors say two Chinese agents tried to bribe a government worker to steal information. The duo wanted to obtain secrets about an investigation into a Chinese telecommunications firm. The person they tried to bribe was an undercover FBI agent. Loading Something is loading. Thanks for signing up! Access your favorite topics in a personalized feed while you're on the go. Two Chinese intelligence agents tried to bribe an undercover US government employee int ...read more

There's a new Mortal Kombat role-playing game coming

Oct 25, 2022

Warner Bros. has announced a new role-playing Mortal Kombat game for mobile. Developed by NetherRealm Studios and known as Mortal Kombat: Onslaught, this game will make its debut in 2023 and provide users with their first "mobile-exclusive cinematic story experience" for the series. On its release next year, players will be tasked with building up their team of fighters (of which there will be a "vast roster" of characters to pick from) in a bid to stop a "dark and dangerous thr ...read more

Most Americans don't think life will be better for today's kids

Oct 25, 2022

A new Gallup poll finds Americans aren't optimistic about the economy, with optimism at a record low. Americans were asked if they think life will be better for the next generation, and most don't think so. Republicans especially had a decline in optimism, as did higher-earners. Loading Something is loading. Thanks for signing up! Access your favorite topics in a personalized feed while you're on the go. If you feel like the vibes are off, you're not alone.  Since 1996, the ...read more

How To Mute Anyone On Instagram Without Them Knowing

Oct 25, 2022

Primakov/Shutterstock Instagram can be a great source of entertainment, whether you like looking at captivating pictures, watching funny videos, or getting brief peeks into people's daily lives. However, there are days when you may not want to see content from specific people or receive direct messages from them. That's when the ability to mute someone on Instagram comes in handy. Think of muting people on Instagram as a temporary break from them on the platform. Compared to unf ...read more

Will Konami succeed bringing Silent Hill back from the dead?

Oct 25, 2022

If you click on a link and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. Read our editorial policy. This week on the Eurogamer Newscast, we're chewing over last night's Silent Hill: Transmission broadcast, and Konami's big plans to relaunch its survival horror brand. Silent Hill has lain dormant ever since Konami cancelled Silent Hills and unreleased Hideo Kojima's PT demo. The question is, will anything announced last night live up to that? There was plenty on offer - a ...read more

House of the Dragon reminds me of one of my favourite features from Dragon Age 2

Oct 25, 2022

House of the Dragon and Dragon Age 2 have something in common, and every time I watch an episode of Targaryen Family Dinners I am reminded of it. It's nothing to do with dragons, nor is it anything to do with inbreeding, because that would be weird. But it has everything to do with time. One of the most interesting ideas in Dragon Age 2, which was fairly criticised at the time (2011) for being rushed out and cutting corners, was that the game would take place across a number of ye ...read more

Ally review: Earn high interest rates and contact live customer support 24/7

Oct 25, 2022

Insider's experts choose the best products and services to help make smart decisions with your money (here’s how). In some cases, we receive a commission from our our partners, however, our opinions are our own. Terms apply to offers listed on this page. Overall bank rating Pros and cons Ally High Yield Savings Account Ally High Yield Savings Account Annual Percentage Yield (APY) 2.35% Minimum Deposit Amount $0 Ally High Yield Savings Acc ...read more