Save the Amazon | UCSB current

The fires that raged in the Amazon rainforest in 2019 made people dream. They burned over 2 million acres and by some estimates cost over $ 1 billion. Today, “the situation is still dire,” said André Corrêa de Sá, assistant professor at UC Santa Barbara in the Spanish and Portuguese …

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5 better ways to save for retirement than a 401 (k)

If your employer has a 401 (k) plan, it’s usually a good option to use it to save for your retirement. This is especially true if your job includes a matching contribution from your employer. But if you’ve already hit your employer’s max or your employer isn’t offering one to …

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Kenya’s cynical offensive against the ICJ | Opinions

When he was first elected in 2013, Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta, along with his running mate, William Ruto, were awaiting prosecution at the International Criminal Court. They had been charged with crimes against humanity in connection with the post-election violence that rocked Kenya following the December 2007 elections. Once in …

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Austrian Kurz resigns corruption probe to save coalition

Coalition partner the Greens demanded that he go Kurz will however remain at the head of his party. He is likely to continue to take the lead in government Proposes the Minister of Foreign Affairs as successor, the Greens agree VIENNA, Oct. 9 (Reuters) – Austrian conservative chancellor Sebastian Kurz …

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