‘The lifeboat is leaking’: Many seniors still at risk of ‘financial drowning’ even as Social Security could get biggest

Americans are still feeling the squeeze of higher prices, but today’s rampant inflation also means retirees could soon benefit from the highest boost to Social Security in over four decades. Don’t miss High prices, rising interest rates and a volatile stock market — here’s why you as a recession looms A TikToker paid off $17,000 … Read more

Mother charged in drowning deaths of her 3 children

A New York City mother police said is suspected of while in the throes of a postpartum breakdown is now facing homicide charges. The mother, 30-year-old Erin Merdy, was charged with three counts of second-degree murder, according to the New York Police Department. For each victim, she is charged with murder, murder with depraved indifference … Read more

Americans are drowning in $16.15 trillion of debt ⁠— here’s what that means for the economy and how you can save your ow

American households added 2% on average to their debt burden in the second quarter of 2022. Now, the collective debt burden of all Americans is worth a staggering $16.15 trillion, according to figures from the Federal Reserve. To put that into context: Americans have nearly as much debt as China’s entire gross domestic product (GDP). … Read more

Mississippi Teen Saves Police Officer And 3 Others From Drowning

During a Zoom call, Friday, July 8, 2022, Corion Evans poses with candy gifted to him from the motorists he saved after their car drove off the Interstate 10 boat launch and into the Pascagoula River, in Mississippi, early Sunday, July 3. (AP Photo/Carrie Antlfinger) (Photo: via Associated Press) MOSS POINT, Miss (AP) — City … Read more

First responders search for suspected drowning victim in Dartmouth

First responders are responding to a suspected drowning at King’s Wharf in Dartmouth, N.S., on Wednesday. According to a news release, Halifax Regional Police and Halifax Regional Fire and Emergency received a report of a missing swimmer at 8:02 p.m. AT. Witnesses said the man went underwater and could not be found. Officers and firefighters were unable … Read more

Ponding basin scene of drowning tragedy. Fresno County authorities search for victim

Emergency workers were searching for a drowning victim Monday evening near Caruthers after a man went missing. Fresno County Sheriff’s spokesman Tony Botti said the accident took place around 4 p.m. near Conejo and West avenues. The man was with his 15-year-old son and an adult friend at a large ponding basin. The victim became … Read more

Mary Mara, ‘Ray Donovan’ and ‘ER’ actress, dies in apparent drowning

Actress Mary Mara, who guest-starred on shows Ray Donovan, Nash Bridges and ER, died in an apparent drowning accident on Sunday. Her body was discovered in New York’s St. Lawrence River. She was 61. “The preliminary investigation suggests the victim drowned while swimming,” the New York State Police said . There are no signs of … Read more

Mary Mara, ‘ER’ and ‘Law and Order’ Actor, Dies at 61 in Apparent Drowning

, the actor best known for her recurring roles in “ER” and “Law & Order,” died in Cape Vincent, N.Y. Sunday an apparent drowning. She was 61. In a report published Monday, the New York State Police confirmed that Mara was discovered in the St. Lawrence River in Cape Vincent around 8:10 p.m. on Sunday … Read more