You just got laid off. What should you do next?

You just got laid off. What should you do next?

More U.S. workers are being handed pink slips as the Fed pumps the economic brakes in a bid to slow inflation, with layoff announcements spiking in September.  Job cuts rose 46% from August to nearly 30,000 in September. Workers suddenly out in the cold may wonder about their rights when they lose their jobs and … Read more

Nobody wants Ronaldo: Elite clubs avoid Man United legend

Nobody wants Ronaldo: Elite clubs avoid Man United legend

He’s one of the greatest players of all time but nobody appears interested in Cristiano Ronaldo — ESPN’s Insider Notebook has the latest. PLUS: Could Lionel Messi make a sensational return to Barcelona? Jump to: Messi back to Barca? | Chelsea left it too late on Leao | Pep targeted Lisandro Martinez | PSG eye … Read more

California stimulus check: Here’s when gas rebates will arrive — and how much you’ll get

California stimulus check: Here's when gas rebates will arrive — and how much you'll get

About 23 million California residents may get an “inflation relief” check within days, part of Governor Gavin Newsom’s plan to offer financial assistance to many working families walloped by high gasoline prices.  The checks are part of a $17 billion relief package that also suspended the state’s sales tax on diesel fuel and provided additional … Read more

What to watch on Friday: ‘The Midnight Club’ premieres on Netflix

What to watch on Friday: ‘The Midnight Club’ premieres on Netflix

20/20 (ABC at 9:01) A Louisiana teacher disappears, leaving her 3-year-old daughter as the only witness. The Lincoln Project (Showtime at 8) A group of former Republican operatives and strategists work to prevent Donald Trump from winning the 2020 election; the Lincoln Project is shaken by internal upheaval, a sexual harassment scandal and negative press. … Read more

Haaland can’t stop scoring, but which goal records could he break?

Haaland can't stop scoring, but which goal records could he break?

Just how good can Erling Haaland be, and how many goal-scoring records will the Manchester City striker break? The likes of Cristiano Ronaldo, Wayne Rooney, Sergio Aguero and Alan Shearer are nervously waiting to learn the answers. 2 Related Since completing a £51 million transfer from Borussia Dortmund to City this summer, Haaland has scored … Read more

Arizona Senate race debate: Democrat Mark Kelly, Republican Blake Masters clash over immigration, abortion

Arizona Senate race debate: Democrat Mark Kelly, Republican Blake Masters clash over immigration, abortion

Arizona Democratic Sen. Mark Kelly and Republican challenger Blake Masters took to the debate stage in Phoenix Thursday evening, where the two clashed over President Joe Biden’s handling of the U.S. economy, border security, and reproductive rights. The candidates opened the debate by highlighting how high inflation has crippled consumer spending across the country. Masters … Read more

1 dead as police, fans clash outside Argentine soccer match

1 dead as police, fans clash outside Argentine soccer match

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — At least one person died while police clashed with soccer fans trying to push into an Argentine league match Thursday night, and the referee stopped the game as clouds of tear gas spread inside the stadium. Authorities and witnesses said fans of the home team, Gimnasia y Esgrima, struggled to enter … Read more