Month: January 2023

  • IRS: How to avoid a surprise tax bill before January 17

    IRS: How to avoid a surprise tax bill before January 17

    The IRS has confirmed there’s a way to avoid a “surprise tax bill” for not paying enough taxes in 2022, also bypassing extra penalties. The deadline for fourth-quarter tax payments from 2022 is January 17 2023, this applies to income obtained by investments, gig economy work, self employment and more. Those who aren’t withholding taxes…

  • Alpine Canada | News | CANADA’S VALÉRIE GRENIER WINS FIRST CAREER WORLD CUP

    Alpine Canada | News | CANADA’S VALÉRIE GRENIER WINS FIRST CAREER WORLD CUP

    Calgary, Alta. (January 7, 2023) – Valérie Grenier (St-Isidore, ON) raced to the top of the podium in today’s FIS Alpine Skiing World Cup Giant Slalom at Kranjska Gora, Slovenia. In her 90th World Cup start this is Grenier’s first podium and comes in a race where she led after the first run, and also posted…

  • Ashli Babbitt’s mother arrested on Jan. 6 Capitol attack anniversary

    Ashli Babbitt’s mother arrested on Jan. 6 Capitol attack anniversary

    WASHINGTON — The mother of slain Jan. 6 rioter Ashli Babbitt was arrested in D.C. on Friday, on the two-year anniversary of the violent assault on the U.S. Capitol that resulted in her daughter’s death.  Micki Witthoeft, 58, was arrested and charged with two traffic violations including failing to obey Capitol Police orders and illegally blocking traffic, U.S. Capitol…

  • Ukrainian startups bring tech innovation to CES 2023

    Ukrainian startups bring tech innovation to CES 2023

    Las Vegas (AP) — The past year has been difficult for startups everywhere, but running a company in Ukraine during the Russian invasion comes with a whole different set of challenges. Clinical psychologist Ivan Osadchyy brought his medical device, called Knopka, to this year’s CES show in Las Vegas in hopes of getting it into…

  • Recycle trees at compost site

    Recycle trees at compost site

    MANITOWOC – Manitowoc County residents and businesses may drop off natural holiday trees for free at the Basswood Compost Site from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays and 8 a.m. to noon Saturdays. People must remove all ornaments, tinsel, lights, stands and storage bags from trees before dropping trees off. If a tree…

  • Villarreal vs Real Madrid live score, updates, highlights and lineups from La Liga

    Villarreal vs Real Madrid live score, updates, highlights and lineups from La Liga

    Defending champions Real Madrid can jump ahead of rivals FC Barcelona for first place in La Liga when they travel to face seventh-place Villarreal on Saturday. Real are level on points at the summit with Barcelona, but the goal difference tiebreaker has them in second place heading into the weekend round of matches. Barca will…

  • COMIC BOOKS: Fantastic Four: Life Story | News

    COMIC BOOKS: Fantastic Four: Life Story | News

    Stan Lee and Jack Kirby created The Fantastic Four in the early 1960s. Reed Richards (Mr. Fantastic), Sue Storm Richards (Invisible Girl/Invisible Woman), Johnny Storm (Human Torch) and Ben Grimm (The Thing) have been appearing in regular adventures ever since. As Douglas Wolk theorizes in his book, “All of the Marvels,” the timeline of Marvel…

  • Kate Moss ignores ‘nepo baby’ uproar and signs friend’s daughter to modelling agency

    Kate Moss ignores ‘nepo baby’ uproar and signs friend’s daughter to modelling agency

    Kate Moss is clearly unconcerned about the row over ‘nepo babies’ — people who have benefited from nepotism thanks to their parents’ careers. She’s reportedly signed up another daughter of a famous pal to her modelling agency.  The new recruit is Bliss Chapman, 17, who is daughter of model-turned-nutritionist Rosemary Ferguson and the artist Jake…

  • Stunning alternative Sunday lunches: Thomasina Miers’ recipe for whole roast squash | Winter food and drink

    Stunning alternative Sunday lunches: Thomasina Miers’ recipe for whole roast squash | Winter food and drink

    There was a time when an invitation for Sunday lunch meant one thing: a large joint centre stage with a backdrop of vegetables, most of them boiled to within an inch of their lives. But in this new monthly column, I’ll be sharing the sorts of recipes I actually cook at the weekend. Yes, there…

  • University Park Is the Beverly Hills of Texas

    University Park Is the Beverly Hills of Texas

    University Park offers the luxury of Beverly Hills with the small-town charm of Texas.  “The same developers who [planned] Beverly Hills did the Park Cities,” said Rogers Healy, owner and CEO of Rogers Healy and Associates Real Estate. “I’ve always described it as a more affordable Beverly Hills.” Just five miles from downtown Dallas, this…

  • Here are 7 offers from Carnival, Princess and more

    Here are 7 offers from Carnival, Princess and more

    A new year brings new deals – at least when it comes to cruises. Wave season, when travelers can find the best cruise deals of the year, is here. The period typically runs from January through March. “I would say to try to make their booking sometime within that wave window because they’ll get a fantastic deal,” Theresa Scalzitti,…

  • LG Electronics December-quarter operating profit down 91.2% y-o-y

    LG Electronics December-quarter operating profit down 91.2% y-o-y

    LG Electronics estimated its fourth-quarter operating earnings at 65.5 billion won ($51.6 million), down 91.2 per cent from a year earlier. Revenue increased 5.2 percent on-year to 21.85 trillion won, marking a quarterly high, according to the earnings guidance released by the company. But it did not release the data for net income. The operating…