Elon Musk is no longer the richest man on the planet, according to Forbes

Elon Musk is no longer the richest man on the planet, according to Forbes

New York CNN Business — Elon Musk is no longer the richest person in the world, according to Forbes. On Thursday, Musk slipped to second place on Forbes’ list of “real-time billionaires,” behind Twitter and Tesla CEO Bernard Arnault, CEO of French luxury brand LVMH, luxury goods maker Louis Vuitton and Hennessy cognac. Forbes now … Read more

In the wake of the infant formula crisis, a critical report recommends major food safety changes at the FDA

In the wake of the infant formula crisis, a critical report recommends major food safety changes at the FDA

CNN — To help prevent outbreaks of food-related illness and problems like the formula shortages that have left many U.S. parents without enough access to food for their children, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration needs a clearer mission and a different kind of leadership. must act with greater urgency, according to a highly critical … Read more

TSMC will increase its chip manufacturing investment in Arizona to $40 billion ahead of Biden’s visit

TSMC will increase its chip manufacturing investment in Arizona to  billion ahead of Biden’s visit

New York CNN Business — Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company is increasing its investment in the United States, announcing on Tuesday that it is building a second semiconductor factory in Arizona, increasing its investment there from $12 billion to $40 billion. The move represents one of the “largest foreign direct investments in United States history,” according … Read more

Eating 400 calories a day from these foods can increase your risk of dementia by more than 20%

Eating 400 calories a day from these foods can increase your risk of dementia by more than 20%

Talk about thought provoking. A growing body of research suggests that ultra-processed foods like frozen pizzas and breakfast cereals high in sugar, fat and empty calories are bad for your health. Now, a large new study presented at the Alzheimer’s Association’s 2022 International Conference in San Diego this week offers further evidence that people who … Read more

8 million detergents recalled due to risk of exposure to bacteria

8 million detergents recalled due to risk of exposure to bacteria

New York CNN — Laundry and household cleaning products brand Laundress has recalled about eight million products due to the possible presence of bacteria that could pose a health risk to consumers. The recalled items produced by the expensive boutique brand between January 2021 and September 2022 include its laundry detergent, fabric softener and cleaning … Read more

The self-service checkout annoys customers and helps thieves. Stores add it anyway

The self-service checkout annoys customers and helps thieves.  Stores add it anyway

New York CNN Business — Self-service checkouts arrived in supermarkets in the late 1980s. Ten years later, it began to spread to large chains and drugstores. Now, the self-checkout, loved by some and hated by others, has made its way into discount clothing and department stores. Kohl’s ( KSS ) is testing self-checkout at a … Read more

Ultra-processed foods may contribute to dementia, study says

Ultra-processed foods may contribute to dementia, study says

Editor’s note: Subscribe to CNN’s Eat, But Better: Mediterranean Style. Our eight-part guide will show you a delicious, expert-backed way of eating to boost your health for life. CNN — We all eat them — ultra-processed foods such as frozen pizza and ready meals make our busy lives much easier. Plus, they’re damn tasty – … Read more

Who are the eager beaver holiday shoppers who don’t mind inflation? Gen Z

Who are the eager beaver holiday shoppers who don’t mind inflation?  Gen Z

New York CNNBusiness — There’s at least one group of shoppers excitedly hitting the mall this holiday season — and they don’t seem too concerned about pesky inflation eating away at their discretionary dollars. They are Gen Z. And it depends on the way they shop. This cohort of consumers born between 1997 and 2012 … Read more

These natural hair loss supplements can help stop baldness, new research says

These natural hair loss supplements can help stop baldness, new research says

If you’re suffering from hair loss, zinc, pumpkin seed oil and an active ingredient in chili peppers may help, according to a new report. A new research paper published in JAMA Dermatology reports that nutritional supplement brands such as Viviscal, Nourkrin, Nutrafol, Lamdapil, and Pantogar, as well as natural supplements including zinc, capsaicin (the active … Read more

China’s Zhengzhou, home of the world’s largest iPhone factory, has ended its Covid lockdown

China’s Zhengzhou, home of the world’s largest iPhone factory, has ended its Covid lockdown

Hong Kong CNN Business — The central Chinese city of Zhengzhou, home to the world’s largest iPhone factory, has lifted a five-day Covid lockdown in what analysts say is a much-needed relief for Apple and its main supplier Foxconn. Zhengzhou is the site of “iPhone City,” a sprawling manufacturing site owned by Taiwanese contract manufacturer … Read more