Author: James Martin

Biggest 12-month US inflation increase since 1981, data showsAmericans looking for relief from the country’s inflation spike did not find it in June, the latest data from the Labor Department confirmed.The consumer price index rose 9.1% last month compared to June 2021, its biggest 12-month increase since the same period in November 1981. It even accelerated compared to May, rising 1.3% compared to that month’s one percent increase.Dig deeper into the numbers and you’ll see a story of frustration and financial pain for people across the country. Grocery prices were up one percent compared to May and 10.4% over the…

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(CNN) — Get your credit card out and your favorite booking platforms at the ready: US magazine and news website TIME has just released its list of the world’s 50 greatest places of 2022. The list was compiled by its international network of correspondents and contributors, and, says TIME in a statement, “with an eye toward those offering new and exciting experiences.”The 50 destinations to make the cut include both classic big-hitters and less-explored spots, but what unites them is that they are “thriving, growing and changing,” says TIME, “charting a path to economic recovery” and “investing in sustainability.”North AmericaIn…

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More users will have the option to add directly in comments starting today. Until now, the feature was only available for Powerups subscribers. But with Reddit Powerups, it’s making some of the previously paywalled features available to everyone. Inline GIFs in comments is one of those. If the feature is enabled on a subreddit you want to comment on, you’ll be able to select a GIF from a curated library from . Moderators of safe-for-work subreddits and those that aren’t quarantined will be able to opt in if they want members of their communities to use GIFs in comments. GIF…

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Penny Mordaunt has been branded a ‘dark horse’, tipped as the favourite candidate to replace Boris Johnson as Prime Minister and leader of the Conservative party. While No 10 is well within the grasp of this unexpected Conservative front-runner, what do we know about Miss Mordaunt’s current address? Where does the Minister of State for international trade live? Here’s what we know about her home life and property portfolio.Who is Penny Mordaunt?The 49-year-old MP has defied the odds in the race to replace Boris Johnson as leader of the Conservative party, having risen the ranks of popularity since the PM’s…

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Prime Day shoppers can secure award-winning Cosori Air Fryer for a record low price of just £79.99. This air fryer from Cosori, which secured a Red Dot design award for its sleek modern hardware, arrives with its ‘Air Whisper’ technology that reduces the noise of cooking inside the machine, so you won’t need to turn up the radio when you’re preparing dinner.Despite the compact footprint, this Californian brand has managed to include room for 4.7-litres inside this air fryer.That should be more than enough to cook for four people – with space for an entire chicken inside the drawer, the kitchenware brand says.If…

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“Under the law, no matter where you live, women have the right to emergency care — including abortion care,” HHS Secretary Xavier Becerra said in a news release Monday. “Today, in no uncertain terms, we are reinforcing that we expect providers to continue offering these services, and that federal law preempts state abortion bans when needed for emergency care.”In more than a dozen states, legal fights are underway over abortion bans and other laws that strictly limit the procedure after the US Supreme Court overturned the Roe v. Wade decision June 24. In a letter to the nation’s health care…

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(CNN) — If you don’t already own a wok or have plans to buy one, chances are you will after talking to Grace Young. But like the thousands who have attended her wok demonstrations or read her award-winning books over the last two decades, you won’t regret it. This year, the revered food writer, historian and ‘wok therapist’ has been named the recipient of two of the culinary world’s most prestigious food culture awards — the 8th annual Julia Child Award and the 2022 James Beard Humanitarian of the Year Award. The awards don’t only recognize Young’s work promoting Chinese…

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Key events:Show key events onlyPlease turn on JavaScript to use this featureOur women’s football newsletter Moving the Goalposts covers a breadth of topics and is completely free to sign up to.The latest edition, by Júlia Belas Trindade, focuses on ACL injuries in the game in the wake of Alexia Putellas’ injury. The Spanish captain was ruled out of the Euros after sustaining the injury a few days ahead of the tournament.Check out the piece here:The Guardian have put together incredible guides that gives you analysis on each team and more information on individual players.For tonight’s game, here is a look…

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Mordaunt would easily beat all other candidates in final ballot of members, YouGov poll suggestsPenny Mordaunt would beat all other candidates in the Tory leadership contest in the final ballot of member – very easily, a YouGov poll for the Times suggests. Liz Truss, the foreign secretary, would prove the strongest opponent. But Mordaunt, an international trade minister, would beat her by 55% to 37%, the poll suggests. She would beat Rishi Sunak, the former chancellor, by 67% to 28%, the poll suggests.Polling for Tory leadership contest. Photograph: YouGovThe figures are based on a poll of a weighted sample of…

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