The Globe’s stars and dogs for the week

The Globe’s stars and dogs for the week

Bitcoin (DOG) BTX22 Crypto winter? It’s starting to feel more like a crypto ice age. Hammered by the bankruptcy of crypto exchange FTX – the latest in a string of insolvencies to rock the industry – digital currencies including bitcoin and ethereum plunged to lows not seen since 2020. FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried, who stepped … Read more

Russian divers to inspect damage to Crimea bridge after blast hits the major artery

Russian divers to inspect damage to Crimea bridge after blast hits the major artery

A view of burnt tanks on a damaged part of the Crimean Bridge connecting Russian mainland and Crimean peninsula over the Kerch Strait, near Kerch, Crimea, Saturday, Oct. 8, 2022.The Associated Press Russian divers were to examine on Sunday the damage from a powerful blast on a road-and-rail bridge to Crimea that is an imposing … Read more

An eight-pack of dos and don’ts for surviving and profiting in a world of rising interest rates

An eight-pack of dos and don’ts for surviving and profiting in a world of rising interest rates

Canada’s epic moment of fast-rising interest rates came in 1980. A quick recap of events from back then: The Captain & Tennille had one of the year’s big hits, the Blues Brothers was a top-grossing movie and Canadian diplomats helped six US embassy staff escape from Iran. If these cultural and historical references don’t sound … Read more