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From festivals in Florida to touring Dracula’s digs in Romania, we round up the best destinations to visit this October. As summer abandons Europe again this October, eke out the last of the rays and raves in Ibiza, where nightclubs will be going out with a bang for the winter break. When the party finally stops head to the island’s north.

Midterm elections results: Two days on this is where the races stand

The ultimate outcome of the US midterms remains unclear nearly two days after polls closed, with control of Congress still hanging in the balance.Control...

Hope and despair – voters react

We asked voters who are watching the results to share their reactions. Some are hopeful, while others are preparing for what they believe is...

No-boom, no-bust economy dogs Democrats in U.S. midterm elections

Household cash is near record levels in the United States, and consumers are using it to pack restaurants and airplanes and buy new cars....

Oil rises on strong crude demand, easing recession fears

Oil rose more than $1 a barrel on Thursday, extending the previous day's rally of nearly 3%, as optimism over record U.S. crude exports...

UN warns ‘time is running out’ as greenhouse gases surge

 Greenhouse gas concentrations climbed at above-average rates to new records last year, the U.N. weather agency said on Wednesday, warning that time is running...

The European Central Bank Raises Rates Again

As clouds continue to gather over Europe’s economy, the European Central Bank imposed another large interest-rate increase on Thursday, as policymakers tried to quickly...

Rishi Sunak will not go to COP27 climate summit next month

Prime Minister Rishi Sunak will not attend the COP27 climate conference in Egypt next month, Downing Street says.No 10 denied this showed a lack...

The world needs more urgent climate action

Orange-spine unicornfish (Naso lituratus), also known as barcheek unicornfish or naso tang, swim by a coral reef off the dive spot of Abu Dabbab...

Ukraine expects EU-wide support for candidacy to join bloc

  Ukraine’s full membership will depend on whether the war-torn country can satisfy political and economic conditions. Potential newcomers need to demonstrate that they meet...

EXPLAINER: What’s next after Russia reduced gas to Europe?

It’s not a summer heat wave that’s making European leaders and businesses sweat. It’s fear that Russia’s manipulation of natural gas supplies will lead to an...

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Fashion Week looks at traditional, changing standards of beauty

Chances are, when you think of models on the catwalk, a certain image springs to mind of lines of tall, slender women strutting down...

Holiday markets offer economic boost to local businesses

New York City is in the holiday spirit with winter markets up, to usher in the shopping season in some of the city’s popular...

Capital Markets Could Enable A Move By Equity Commonwealth

EQC is Sam Zell's cash vehicle that's looking to deploy somewhere in real estate.Unsurprisingly, one of the greatest investors in the world has his...