Fed ready to raise interest rates if inflation continues to run high, minutes show

Fed ready to raise interest rates if inflation continues to run high, minutes show

Federal Reserve officials at their meeting earlier this month expressed concern about inflation and said they would be willing to raise interest rates if prices keep rising. The committee that sets interest rates for the Fed on Wednesday released the minutes from the November session where it first signaled that it could be dialing back … Read more

COVID-19: New AY.4.2 variant of Delta makes up 15% of UK cases – does that mean you’re more likely to catch COVID again? | UK News

A headache, sore throat and runny nose are now the most common symptoms of COVID-19, researchers say.

A new and more infectious version of the Delta variant now accounts for 15% of coronavirus cases in the UK, according to the latest government data. AY.4.2 is an evolutionary spin-off of the original Delta variant first found in India. The UK Health and Security Agency (UKHSA) designated it a ‘variant under investigation’ on 20 … Read more

The Steam Autumn Sale has started

The Steam Autumn Sale has started


After limbering up your spending hand with smaller Black Friday sales in other digital games stores, I hope you’re ready for big one: the Steam Autumn Sale is now on. From now until next Wednesday, Valve’s PC game store has… so many discounts. So many. This brings the start of Valve’s Steam Awards too, with nominations now open.

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Latest news updates: Martha Stewart’s Thanksgiving NFT draws thousands in bidding

Latest news updates: Martha Stewart’s Thanksgiving NFT draws thousands in bidding

Austrian prosecutors have said they are ending an 18-month investigation into a coronavirus outbreak in the ski resort of Ischgl, which became one of Europe’s earliest superspreader locations. In a statement today, the Innsbruck state prosecutor said it was closing its probe into criminal liability for the Ischgl outbreak with no charges of wrongdoing. Ischgl … Read more

Uniqlo U Hoodie Review, Pricing, and Where to Buy 2021

Uniqlo U Hoodie Review, Pricing, and Where to Buy 2021

Timothy Mulcare SHOP $49.90, uniqlo.com Welcome to The Esquire Endorsement. Heavily researched. Thoroughly vetted. These picks are the best way to spend your hard-earned cash. I remember two key things about my first encounter with Uniqlo U’s riff on the hoodie. First, being impressed. Second, being thankful that I didn’t lose a damn arm as … Read more

Almost all Covid patients in intensive care are unvaccinated, doctors claim

Almost all Covid patients in intensive care are unvaccinated, doctors claim

Doctors say their patience is ‘wearing thin’ with the unvaccinated (Picture: Reuters/Getty/PA) The head of the Oxford jab programme says almost every Covid-19 patient in intensive care units (ICUs) has not been vaccinated. Professor Sir Andrew Pollard warned that those who have not had a jab are now virtually the only ones struggling to breathe … Read more