The fire plan will cut down 2.4 million trees in New Jersey’s Pinelands

Bass River Township, NJ – As many as 2.4 million trees will be cut down as part of a project to prevent major wildfires in a federally protected New Jersey forest that has been declared a unique environmental treasure. New Jersey environmental officials say the plan to kill trees in a section of the Bass … Read more

Economies booming with Russian wealth and immigration

Russians cross the border between Russia and Georgia days after President Vladimir Putin announced a mobilization campaign on September 21. Daru Solakuri | Getty Images News | Getty Images While many economies are suffering from the impact of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, a select few countries are benefiting from the influx of Russian immigrants and … Read more

Holiday shopping begins as inflationary sentiment drops

NEW YORK (AP) — While Black Friday will mark a return to familiar holiday shopping patterns, uncertainty remains. The US labor market remains strong, consumer spending is resilient and inflation is slowing. But higher prices for food, rent, gasoline and other household costs have weighed on shoppers. As a result, many are reluctant to spend … Read more

Trapview: Could an AI-powered insect trap solve a $220 billion pest problem?

London CNN Business – Pests destroy 40% of the world’s crops each year $220 billion in economic losses, according to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). Trapview is harnessing the power of artificial intelligence to help tackle the problem. The Slovenian company has developed a device that catches and identifies pests, … Read more

Falling home prices is coming. High unemployment could make it much worse

London CNN Business – Last year, Auckland’s largest real estate company was unable to sell properties fast enough to meet demand in New Zealand’s largest city. Homes were “flying out the door,” said Grant Sykes, a principal at the Barfoot & Thompson real estate agency. “There were chin-breaking moments when agents would stand across the … Read more

A new children’s book about glaciers aims to make the activity second nature

CNN – Today’s children have strength and skills to change the world. But when it comes to topics like Climate crisisReaching kids in a way that sparks their interest—and enables them to believe they can really make a difference—can be challenging. Children need to hear about climate change. But the biggest danger is that it … Read more

Qatar is participating for the first time in the World Cup finals in a controversial tournament for the first time

Doha, Qatar CNN – There have been 21 men’s editions world Cup Since its opening in the 1930’s however Qatar 2022 It is set to be a tournament like no other. Since it was announced as the host city nearly 12 years ago, the World Cup has always been destined to be Top. From rough … Read more

COP27: Summit approves climate fund ‘for loss and damage’ in historic deal

Sharm Alsheikh, Egypt CNN – Delegates from nearly 200 countries at the COP27 climate summit agreed to create a “loss and damage” fund aimed at helping vulnerable countries cope with climate disasters, in a landmark deal early Sunday morning in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt. The full COP27 agreement, of which the Fund is a part, also … Read more

Layoffs are increasing, and Main Street still can’t get anyone to take the jobs

A “Hiring Now” sign is displayed in the window of an IN-N-OUT fast food restaurant in Encinitas, Calif., May 9, 2022. Mike Blake | Reuters When it comes to salary, small business owners generally don’t play in the same league as large corporations. It’s even more difficult now in a tight labor market with higher … Read more

What’s showing at Yosemite cinemas this week |

Oakhurst – Go out and enjoy a movie. Here are the Yosemite Cinema movie dates for Friday, November 18 – Thursday, November 24 Yosemite VR – Virtual Reality Yosemite Experiment | Everest VR | Asteroids! It is shown every 20 minutes from 11:45 AM to 6:50 PM daily. https://www.yosemitecinema.com/page/yosemite-vr food menu Rated R – 106 … Read more