30-year fixed mortgage rate saw biggest weekly decline since 2020

Check out what’s clicking on FoxBusiness.com. A decline in the rate on a 30-year mortgage had a positive effect on several areas of the real estate market in the past week. “The 30-year fixed rate saw the largest weekly decline since 2020, falling 31 basis points to 5.43%,” said Joel Kan, MBA’s associate vice president …

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Tim Benz: It’s what Steelers GM Omar Khan did not say about Diontae Johnson’s contract that matters most

Pittsburgh Steelers general manager Omar Khan made his feelings about Diontae Johnson abundantly clear Tuesday. He wants him on the team. This year and moving forward. One thing Khan didn’t make quite as obvious is that he wants Johnson to stay at the franchise’s preferred salary. Not the vastly expanding going rate set for receivers …

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Deadline trade binge brings All-Star closer, starting pitcher, another reliever to Twins

Almost exactly a year ago, the Twins emerged from the trade deadline with a sense of somber resignation. It was clear — for months before that point, honestly — that the squad wouldn’t be a playoff team in 2021 and probably not in 2022 without a dramatic overhaul of the pitching staff. So the team …

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George Takei Honors ‘Star Trek’ Costar Nichelle Nichols With Sweet Tribute

“Much has been said about what a trailblazer and role model Nichelle was for so many young Black women, who saw in her hope and promise for their own future. I wanted to take a moment to share some stories about Nichelle that are n’t as well known, and which highlight her lively spirit, every …

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Robinhood to cut 23% of its workforce, revenue sinks 44%

The latest cuts, which will affect 780 employees, continues a massive freefall for the once high-flying online brokerage. In a separate development Tuesday, the state of New York hit the Menlo Park, California, firm with a $30 million fine. In a blog post on the company’s website, Robinhood CEO Vlad Tenev said the “deterioration of …

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2022 MLB trade deadline tracker: All major moves, as Padres land Juan Soto, Josh Bell; Dodgers get Joey Gallo

USATSI Major League Baseball’s 2022 trade deadline is in the books. The deadline passed at 6 p.m. ET Tuesday, meaning teams have just finished bolstering their rosters ahead of a playoff push in August and September. This year’s trade deadline was not short on intrigue or big names. The biggest name of all — Juan …

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Karl Bartos: ‘Kraftwerk turned into the dehumanisation of music’ | music

When a teenage Karl Bartos told his parents that he wanted to dedicate his life to music, his father was so furious that he kicked his son’s acoustic guitar to pieces. After hearing the Beatles at 12, something had awakened in him – “I wanted to feel like how they sounded,” he says – and …

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Yum Brands misses estimates as Russian exit, foreign exchange weigh heavily on sales

Editor’s Note: This post is breaking and will be updated Yum Brands (YUM), the parent company of KFC, Taco Bell and Pizza Hut, reported fiscal second quarter earnings that missed expectations as China lockdowns and an exit from Russia weighed on sales, in addition to macroeconomic pressures like inflation and foreign exchange. Here are Yum …

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