Teen’s Death is Latest Tragedy in Flood-Ravaged Kentucky

The mysterious death of a high school athlete who spent days helping his fellow eastern Kentuckians clean up from historic flooding has added a new layer of grief to the tragedy. On Wednesday, Aaron “Mick” Crawford was counted as the 38th person to die as a result of flash flooding that swept away homes and … Read more

Marathon, Valero lead buyers in latest Strategic Petroleum Reserve sale (NYSE:MPC)

GlobalStock The Department of Energy said Thursday that nine companies will buy 20M barrels of oil in the latest sale from the U.S. Strategic Petroleum Reserve, part of the Biden administration’s release of 1M bbl/day of crude oil for six months. The companies buying oil Thursday included Marathon Petroleum (NYSE:MPC), with 5.6M barrels; Valero Energy … Read more

Goalkeeper Szczesny latest injury for Juventus ahead of start of season

With less than a week until the start of the season, Juventus’ injury problems continue to grow as goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny became the latest player ruled out of the opening match. Juventus said on Monday that tests revealed Szczesny had a low-grade lesion of the adductor longus muscle of … Read more

Suffolk Building Society latest lender to halt loan applications

Suffolk Building Society has become the latest lender to say it will temporarily halt mortgage applications due to high demand, with immediate effect. The mutual says it “has been closely monitoring the mortgage market, which is under increasing pressure, and after careful consideration the decision has been taken as a necessary measure; in recent weeks … Read more

Insurtech funding boosted by mega deals in latest quarter – Insurtech – Insurance News

Insurtech funding boosted by mega deals in latest quarter 8 August 2022 Global insurtech investment rose 8% to $US2.41 billion ($3.49 billion) in the second quarter, up 8% from the previous quarter but only half 2021’s bumper second quarter. Average deal size was up 18% to $22.11 million while total deal numbers fell to 132, … Read more

Latest RBI survey shows household inflation expectations eased 80 bps

The results of the Reserve Bank of India’s July 2022 inflation expectation survey of households showed that their median inflation perception moderated by 80 basis points to 9.3 per cent. “Their three months and one-year ahead median inflation expectations also declined by 50 bps and 60 bps, respectively, from … Read more

Latest news LIVE: 3 killed in stampede at Khathu Shyam temple in Rajasthan

At least three people were killed on Morning morning after a stampede at Rajasthan’s Khatu Shyam temple in Sikar during a monthly fair.  A stampede-like situation occurred at the entrance door of Khatu Shyam temple at nearly 5 am on Monday, reports said. “The demise of three women is unfortunate. My condolences to the bereaved … Read more

Ukraine Latest: Zelenskiy Assails Russian Nuclear Plant ‘Terror’

Breadcrumb Trail Links PMN Business Ukraine’s nuclear power authority said it disconnected a generator at Europe’s biggest nuclear power plant from the electrical grid after the facility’s grounds came under Russian shelling. Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said Moscow’s shelling of the facility was “an act of terror.” Russia blamed the attack on Ukraine. Author of … Read more

AG Mortgage Investment Trust suffers losses in latest financial report

Highlights include its investment portfolio increasing by approximately $4 million to $4.1 billion as of June 30. Purchased non-agency loans and agency-eligible loans with an unpaid principal balance totaled $347.1 million and have a current pipeline of $492.5 million. AG Mortgage also executed a rated non-agency loan securitization of $524.8 million of unpaid principal balance … Read more

Latest news LIVE: India logs 19,893 new Covid cases, 53 deaths in 24 hours

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is arriving here Thursday for a four-day visit during which she is likely to meet senior leaders and attend a Niti Aayog meeting on August 7, sources said. The TMC chief, who is expected to land by this afternoon, will hold a meeting in the evening with her party … Read more