Power giant AGL sinks to $1.1b half-year loss

Energy giant AGL has reported a half-year loss of more than $1 billion, capping off a tumultuous period in which billionaire climate activist Mike Cannon-Brookes became the company’s biggest shareholder, overhauled its board and put it on a more aggressive pathway to decarbonisation. AGL, the nation’s largest greenhouse gas emitter, told investors on Thursday it had sunk to a $1.1 […]

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Biden reignites push for new minimum tax on billionaires: What to know

video Economic backdrop for Powell, Biden ‘is very good’: Art Laffer Former Reagan economist Art Laffer discusses the January jobs report and the Fed’s involvement in Biden’s push to tax the wealthy. President Joe Biden revived his calls for higher taxes on billionaires and proposed quadrupling the levy on corporate stock buybacks during his State of the Union address Tuesday […]

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I got fined £80 at McDonald’s while hosting my son’s eighth birthday party in their restaurant – I’m never going back | The Sun

AN AUSSIE mum has clapped back at a third-party parking company hired by McDonald’s after she and her guests received fines in the mail. Leisa Maia hosted her son's eighth birthday party at the fast food joint in Indooroopilly, Queensland on January 20. The party – which lasted for less than three hours then resulted in the mum and guests […]

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Silicon Valley dethroned as hottest tech job market following layoffs: report

video Big Tech layoffs suggest something bigger is coming: Kevin Hassett Former Council of Economic Advisers Chairman Kevin Hassett reacts to some Big Tech giants slashing jobs, telling ‘Cavuto: Coast to Coast’ data indicates the economy is heading towards a recession.  Silicon Valley may be known as the technology Mecca, but layoffs in the industry by major California-based firms in […]

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Wall Street bullish on Ron DeSantis presidential prospects in 2024

video Ron DeSantis is Republican’s early 2024 frontrunner: GOP pollster Lee Carter GOP pollster Lee Carter discusses potential 2024 presidential candidates, telling ‘Cavuto: Coast to Coast’ you can always tell who’s leading by who gets attacked the most, and Gov. DeSantis is that guy. Wall Street is starting to love Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis’s prospects in the 2024 presidential election […]

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