Airbnb CEO says future of flexible work and travel will boost company

Airbnb co-founder and CEO Brian Chesky told CNBC on Friday that a post-Covid pandemic future with flexible work and living arrangements will be a boon for the company. Chesky, who is in a national tour of airbnb stays in an effort to “improve the experience” for customers, he said he hopes the sustained adoption of … Read more

Here are 3 things to know about unemployment claims

A job applicant receives information from a recruiter during a job fair in Miami, Florida, on December 16, 2021. Eva Marie Uzcátegui/Bloomberg via Getty Images The number of people filing for jobless benefits rose last week to the highest level since October, the Labor Department said Thursday. That may signal a worrying uptick, after claims … Read more

Study: Sensible intermittent fasting can be good for heart health

Orem’s Celeste Allred finds that a regular and sensible fasting schedule improves her overall health. (Heather Simonsen, KSL-TV) Estimated reading time: 2-3 minutes OREM — Have you ever wondered how effective intermittent fasting is? The hot diet trend may have health benefits far beyond weight loss, researchers say. Until recent changes in her eating habits, … Read more

US judge bars Martin Shkreli from drug industry, orders $64.6 million payment

A US judge on Friday barred Martin Shkreli from the pharmaceutical industry for life and ordered him to pay $64.6 million after he raised the price of the drug Daraprim and fought to block generic competitors. (Carlo Allegri, Reuters) Estimated reading time: 2-3 minutes WASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. judge Friday barred Martin Shkreli from … Read more