Morgan Stanley profit shrinks as deal slump lingers

Anton Schutz, president of Mendon Capital Advisors, discusses the outlook for bank earnings, the Federal Reserve and mortgage rates, and energy policy. Morgan Stanley’s third-quarter profit fell about 9%, as the company’s shares fell nearly 3% in premarket trading, dragged down by lethargic trading. The bank reported profit for the three months ended Sept. 30 […]

Rory McIlroy lingers after British Open first round

Hoylake, England — This week was always going to be about Rory McIlroy. The 34-year-old from Northern Ireland entered the British Open as a favourite, ending more than nine years of a major winless streak, but saved a round on Thursday’s back nine to finish an even par 71, five strokes behind the leader. McIlroy […]

Joe Mixon gets restructured deal with Bengals as police charge lingers

The Bengals’ struggling running back Joe Mixon will likely remain in Cincinnati after all. Mixon and the team, who were rumored to be at a disadvantage for the Bengals amid legal troubles, have agreed to restructure their contract for the 2023 NFL season. According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport reported. Mixon’s new […]

Unsettled weather lingers along East Coast for millions on Independence Day

Severe weather is expected to hit states along the east coast again, putting millions at risk of damage from gusty winds, severe hail and even isolated tornadoes. Thunderstorms threaten Monday, following a busy day of severe weather across the eastern United States. On Sunday, the National Weather Service tallied nearly 300 reports of wind damage, […]

Joel Quenneville likely isn’t why Rangers’ coaching decision lingers

No, just as I wrote the first two times that the 3-time Cup winner would not be a candidate for head coach, the Rangers’ delay in recruiting head coach had to do with Joel Quenneville. I don’t believe there is. But I get the theory. Information hates white space. And aside from identifying John Hines […]

Raiders can get out of Jimmy Garoppolo contract if foot injury lingers

Addendum G could be one of the most relevant and complex parts of Jimmy Garoppolo’s Raiders contract. The quarterback is still recovering from a broken leg he sustained in Week 13 of the 2022 season, and the Raiders have protected themselves thanks to his contract. The addendum said Garoppolo was unable to sign a contract […]

LA Dodgers now promote ‘Christian Faith and Family Day,’ even as controversy regarding anti-Christian drag queens lingers: ‘We are grateful for the opportunity to talk about Jesus’

The Los Angeles Dodgers hold a Christian Family Night at the ballpark even though they still have a “pride” event on the schedule featuring drag queens (who often mock Christianity as a whole and Catholic nuns in particular) decided. Earlier this month, the Dodgers promoted a “Pride Night” event honoring the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence, […]

Mortgage rates rise as debt limit impasse lingers: Freddie Mac

Homebuyers are struggling with affordability as mortgage rates rise into the second week, one expert said. (iStock) Mortgage rates have trended higher for the second week in a row as markets reacted to new economic growth forecasts and a stuck debt ceiling, according to Freddie Mac. The average interest rate on a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage […]

Fallout from toxic Ohio spill lingers a month later

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) administrator Michael Regan announced that the agency will administer the cleanup in mid-February.The agency is the so-called superfund law Norfolk Southern Railway is ordered to pay for its removal. On Sunday, EPA Regional Administrator Debra Shore announced that the waste will be shipped to sites in East Liverpool and Vickery, Ohio […]