Oil prices are surging — these eight stocks are still bargains for long-term investors

The combination of underinvestment in new oil wells and rising demand underscores what might be a long period of high prices for energy commodities. Meanwhile, many oil and gas stocks are still trading at low valuations to expected earnings despite a sector-wide rally stretching back to the end of 2020. Even though the energy sector … Read more

As Costs Rise, Vermont’s Largest Hospitals Demand More Money | Health Care | Seven Days

click to enlarge Courtesy Of The University Of Vermont Medical Center The University of Vermont Medical Center Vermont’s three largest hospitals are projecting tens of millions of dollars in losses this year amid rising labor costs and the highest rate of inflation in decades. But despite more than $1 billion in combined reserves — enough … Read more

Diana Clement: Will your travel insurance go the distance?

Business Mar 19, 2022 04:00 PM4 minutes to read Some insurances are now offering cover if you catch Covid and need medical attention. Photo / 123RF OPINION: With the borders open to New Zealanders, travel is on again. In fact, some younger people planning their OE have left already and others will be booking holidays. … Read more

Lebanese Judge Bans Five Bank Board Chiefs from Travel

A Lebanese prosecutor on Thursday issued travel bans against the heads of the boards of five Lebanese banks, the prosecutor told Reuters. Ghada Aoun issued the bans against Salim Sfeir of Bank of Beirut, Samir Hanna of Bank Audi, Antoun Sehnaoui of SGBL, Saad Azhari of Blom Bank, and Raya Hassan of Bankmed. The deputy … Read more

The CDC’s mask mandate for airplane passengers is a never-ending illegal power grab

She tried her best — both to comply with the sharp demands from the flight attendant that she mask her 2-year-old daughter and to console the upset toddler. Another passenger recorded the harsh words of the flight attendant to the young single mother: “If (the toddler) can’t wear a mask, then she shouldn’t travel with … Read more

My girlfriend lives with me and uses her apartment as a $750-a-month closet. She wants to officially move in, and pay me $117 a month

My girlfriend and I have been dating for over a year. After her roommate left, she got her own place, even though she was essentially living with me in a home I bought in mid-2018. This was about eight months into our relationship, and she wasn’t ready to fully move in, but she did bring … Read more

An Expert Explains | Traveling in combat zone: Stay in groups, carry less, identify as non-combatant

The Indian Embassy in Ukraine on Wednesday tweeted an “urgent advisory to all Indian nationals in Kharkiv,” telling them to leave “as soon as possible” and get to Pesochin, Babaye, or Bezlyudovka. “For their own safety and security they must leave Kharkiv immediately repeat… Under all circumstances they must reach these settlements by 1800 hrs … Read more