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The surprising economics about your bucket of range balls | Golf News and Tour Information

A bucket of range balls will cost you $5 at Rock Hill Golf & Country Club in Manorville, NY—one of the premier public courses on the south shore of Long Island, right before you get to the Hamptons. However, today, the quality of that deal is little comfort to Golf Digest 50 Best Teacher Michael …

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Pakistani rupee plummets as markets adjust to removal of unofficial controls

The Pakistani rupee fell 9.6% against the dollar on Thursday, central bank data showed — the biggest one-day drop in over two decades — in a slump that may persuade the International Monetary Fund to resume lending to the country. The drop comes a day after foreign exchange companies removed a cap on the exchange …

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FTX creditors include Goldman Sachs, New York Times and Netflix

New York CNN — Newly unsealed bankruptcy documents revealed thousands of creditors to whom FTX owes money after the once-mighty crypto exchange collapsed in November. Wall Street heavyweights including Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan were named in the creditor list, which includes businesses, charities, individuals and other entities in a 116-page document filed late Wednesday. FTX …

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Volunteer Income Tax Assistance programs offer free help at San Antonio-area sites

SAN ANTONIO – If IRS forms, tax jargon, and number-crunching make your head spin, there may be help available through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program. San Antonio-area sites are open for business, they will offer free tax preparation for low- to moderate-income people. James Bradley was among the first to bring his W-2 to …

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Amid big tech layoffs, some see a wave of change in the workforce

(NewsNation) — Fears of a recession are sweeping Silicon Valley, as tech giants like Google, Amazon, Meta and Microsoft slash jobs and cut costs. “The signals are there, for a not-as-frothy of an economy. Let’s just say that,” said Jason Averbook, Co-founder and CEO of Leapgen. But is it a sign of things to come …

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SEC charges Eisenberg with manipulating Mango Markets to steal $116 million

The US Securities and Exchange Commission on Friday charged DeFi trader Avraham Eisenberg with orchestrating an attack on Mango Markets by manipulating the crypto trading platform’s MNGO token and draining $116 million in crypto assets. The SEC contends that MNGO is a security. Known as a governance token, MNGO allows holders to vote on the …

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FTX founder says there was a security incident at parents’ home

CNN — Attorneys for disgraced FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried urged the judge in his fraud case to keep the names of two people who co-signed his $250 million bond secret because of actual threats he says his family has received. Bankman-Fried’s lawyer said there was a “security incident” at his parents’ home where the former …

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How the blare of a crypto mine woke up this Blue Ridge Mountain town

Murphy, North Carolina CNN — When Judy Stines first heard about cryptocurrency, “I always thought it was smoke and mirrors,” she said. “But if that’s what you want to invest in, you do you.” But then she heard the sound of crypto, a noise that neighbor Mike Lugiewicz describes as “a small jet that never …

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Sam Bankman-Fried speaks out for the first time since his arrest

New York CNN — Sam Bankman-Fried, the former crypto star turned alleged white-collar criminal, has spoken out for the first time since his arrest last month, publishing a lengthy blog post that appears to lay out his defense against fraud charges. “I didn’t steal funds, and I certainly didn’t stash billions away,” he writes in …

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