U.S. natural gas futures eased about 1% on Friday on forecasts for milder weather and less demand next week than previously expected. Front-month gas futures for November delivery on the New York Mercantile Exchange were down 3.7 cents, or 1.3%, to $2.908 per million British thermal units (mmBtu) at 10:01 a.m. EDT (1401 GMT). SUPPLY AND DEMAND Financial firm LSEG said average gas output in the lower 48 U.S. states has slid to 102.1 billion cubic feet per day (bcfd) so far in September, down from a record 102.3 bcfd in August.
The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) has published a paper titled: . First, because the Conservative Party spends an inordinate amount of time talking about cutting taxes, most recently inheritance tax. Second, in the 1970s, the top rate of income tax was 83 per cent, whereas today it is 45 per cent.
For three years, Helen Jarvis Montour has organized for a large orange cake to be delivered ahead of Kahnawake’s Orange Shirt Day march, which will be taking place this Saturday, September 30. “We geared the day towards being a birthday celebration, because things like that, they just didn’t get in residential school, they didn’t have birthday parties,” Montour explained. The cake features a large orange heart and is intentionally left plain, with no numbers on it. “When they were in residential
Islamist militants have staged a series of attacks in Pakistan since last year when a ceasefire between the Pakistani Taliban, the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) and the government broke down. Here are details of some of the attacks that took place before suicide bombings at two mosques on Friday for which no one has claimed responsibility. The TTP, whose stated aim is to impose Islamic religious law in Pakistan as the Taliban have done in Afghanistan, denied any role in Friday's attacks.
Barbara Mullen, who has died aged 96, was an Irish-American fashion model who, in the 1950s, defied the Hollywood ideal of glamour and beauty to lead a move towards the edgier and more interesting French tradition of the “belle laide” (“ugly pretty”).
Meta (META) shares are up about 9 percent over the last three months. There have been a few things driving the stock, including new products, its AI push, and what CEO Mark Zuckerberg has called the company's "year of efficiency." Yahoo Finance Live discusses the stock performance. For more expert insight and the latest market action, click here to watch this full episode of Yahoo Finance Live.