Best places to live in California? Here’s where LA ranks in the new Forbes list

LOS ANGELES (KABC) — Forbes has come out with a new list of best cities to live in California. The publication analyzed key lifestyle factors such as median home price, income, unemployment and crime rate. At fifth on the list is San Jose, with its many tech companies as major employers. Los Angeles comes in … Read more

Just months before Lisa’s home was destroyed by floods, her insurer refused to renew her policy

Before Lisa Madden bought her home in the New South Wales town of Forbes in 2020, her bank told her they would not issue a mortgage unless her property had flood insurance. Key points: The damage bill from this year’s NSW Central West floods is estimated to be about half a billion dollars The Insurance … Read more

Elon Musk is on the verge of losing his world’s richest person title

New York CNN Business — Elon Musk is on the verge of losing his status as the world’s richest person, at least according to one metric. For a brief moment on Wednesday, Musk dropped to the second spot on Forbes’ list of “Real-Time Billionaires,” putting the Twitter and Tesla CEO behind Bernard Arnault, CEO of … Read more

Crypto founder Tiantian Kullander unexpectedly died at 30

The finance world has been rocked by the sudden and unexpected death of a young crypto founder at the age of just 30. Tiantian Kullander, the co-founder of Hong Kong-based digital asset company Amber Group, died in his sleep on November 23, with the news confirmed on the company’s website “with the deepest sadness and … Read more

NSW floods: Euabalong evacuation routes cut, Forbes flood level recedes

Major flooding is expected to remain steady at Forbes in central west NSW today, with rescue workers shifting their focus to Euabalong and Condobolin. Key points: 107 SES alerts are in place across NSW, with 24 at emergency level Euabalong residents are being told to seek shelter Police believe a body found near Eugowra on … Read more

Communities in state’s Central West prepare to evacuate – ABC News

Communities in the state’s Central West prepare to evacuateABC News ‘Devastating’ to see farmland in Forbes ‘underwater’: Albanian at APEC summitSky News Australia As it happened: NSW Health recommends masks on public transport as state’s COVID cases grow; PM to strike global trade pactsSydney Morning Herald View full coverage on Google News

NSW flood crises continues with storms forecast, water rising at Condobolin, 23 SES emergency alerts in place

Authorities are continuing to monitor record flooding at Condobolin in Central West NSW amid warnings isolated storms could lead to flash flooding in other parts of the state. Key points: Major flooding at Forbes is yet to recede, with hundreds of residents evacuated The clean up effort continues at Eugowra, with a focus on essential … Read more

NSW floods: Anger in Eugowra boils over with Perrottet confronted | ABC News – ABC News (Australia)

NSW floods: Anger in Eugowra boils over with Perrottet confronted | ABC NewsABC News (Australia) The spirit remains in a town washed awayMandurah Mail ‘I had to do something’: Eugowra grandmother saves daughter and newborn from floodSydney Morning Herald ‘Done sweet stuff-all’: Eugowra resident confronts Dominic Perrottet in flood-ravaged townGuardian Australia View full coverage on … Read more

NSW Central West floods from above: Aerial photographs highlight force of the floodwaters

Aerial photographs captured this week highlight the strength of the floodwaters that have torn through several inland NSW communities since the weekend. Taken by Nearmap on Tuesday, November 15, the photos show how houses have shifted, roads have been smashed and water has turned black. Condobolin on the Lachlan River is already experiencing its worst … Read more

NSW flood: Forbes surveys damage from near-record flood as central west NSW towns brace for inundation

Receding floodwaters have begun revealing the extent of damage across central west New South Wales, including one of the main highways through the state. Key points: Forbes experienced near-record flooding on Saturday and the town remains inundated by water Towns along the Barwon-Darling River will remain isolated for weeks Southern parts of Narrandera are isolated … Read more