Turkish business community calls for ‘urgent’ solution to EU visa dispute

A senior Turkish business official on Saturday called for a quick solution to the European Union visa problem, which sparked public outcry and prompted Ankara to promise countermeasures. Turkish nationals have complained of long processing times and an increasing number of EU visa refusals since last year, in a row that has frustrated Ankara, which … Read more

Union members set to reject Disney World contract offer

New York CNN — Jonathan Pulliam has worked at Disney World since 2018, dressing up as everything from beloved Disney cartoon characters to Star Wars villains. And although he loves his job, he says he can’t afford it anymore. “Me love it, it’s not enough to pay the bills,” he said of his $15.85 hourly … Read more

Jobs report to give clues about the direction the economy is taking

A version of this story first appeared in CNN Business’ Before the Bell newsletter. Not a subscriber ? You can register here. New York CNN — The Federal Reserve will raise interest rates again on Wednesday. But will it be another half-point hike or just a quarter-point hike? And the rest of the year? The … Read more

Suspects wanted in several corporate burglaries

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) – The Memphis Police Department is investigating multiple incidents of commercial vandalism from Friday and Saturday, police say. Officers responded to a burglary at 8:40 p.m. Friday night at City Gear at 2926 Lamar Avenue. Police said officers were patrolling the area when they saw several vehicles parked in front of City … Read more

ChatGPT Passes Law and Business School Exams

CNN — ChatGPT is smart enough to pass prestigious university-level exams, but not with particularly high marks. According to school teachers, the powerful new AI chatbot tool recently passed law exams in four courses at the University of Minnesota and another exam at the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania. To test … Read more

ChatGPT Passes Law and Business School Exams

CNN — ChatGPT is smart enough to pass prestigious university-level exams, but not with particularly high marks. According to school teachers, the powerful new AI chatbot tool recently passed law exams in four courses at the University of Minnesota and another exam at the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania. To test … Read more

Blizzard China: Millions of Players Lose Access to ‘World of Warcraft’ and Other Games While It’s Dark

hong kong CNN — Millions of gamers in China have lost access to the iconic “World of Warcraft” franchise and other popular video games as Blizzard Entertainment’s servers in the country went offline after two decades. The company’s services in China were suspended at midnight local time on Tuesday, marking the end of an era … Read more

Forget inflation, it’s all about income

New York CNN — For everything there is a season and now is the time for winnings. Over the past few weeks, investors have focused on inflation and Fed policy, but now market reactions are heating up for earnings (especially misfires) and waning for economic data. What is happening: “We expect earnings to take center … Read more

Gen Z loves the flip phone

New York CNN — First, it was disposable cameras. Then it was low rise jeans. Now, Gen-Z’s latest “vintage” obsession is the flip phone – that mid-1990s-era phone that suddenly became so popular with millennials. Today, these smaller, lighter devices — some available for as little as $20 at major retailers like Walmart and Amazon … Read more

Forget inflation, it’s all about income

New York CNN — For everything there is a season and now is the time for winnings. Over the past few weeks, investors have focused on inflation and Fed policy, but now market reactions are heating up for earnings (especially misfires) and waning for economic data. What is happening: “We expect earnings to take center … Read more