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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.

Mester: The labor market is ‘stable’ and at ‘most employment’

Mester: The labor market is ‘stable’ and at ‘most employment’

Cleveland Fed President Loretta Mester said Friday's jobs report, which missed Wall Street estimates, was nevertheless "strong." Mester also said she believes three to four interest rate hikes would be appropriate this year. Dan Mescon | CNBC Loretta Mester Despite a weaker than expected jobs report for December, the labor market overall is sound and…
Apple, tech companies to raise inspire $four hundred billion in foreign places cash to the US: Estimate

Apple, tech companies to raise inspire $four hundred billion in foreign places cash to...

GBH Insights says technology companies will benefit from the repatriation of overseas cash holdings in 2018. The firm's analyst predicts the companies will bring in $300 billion to $400 billion into the U.S. this year, with Apple representing $200 billion of that amount. Stephen Lam | Getty Images Apple CEO Tim Cook Technology companies will…
Republican senators danger a prison referral for the creator of the controversial Trump file

Republican senators danger a prison referral for the creator of the controversial Trump file

Two influential Republican senators issued a criminal referral against Christopher Steele. Sen. Chuck Grassley and Sen. Lindsey Graham referred Steele to the Department of Justice for allegedly making false statements to investigators. Bloomberg | Getty Images Sen. Charles Grassley Two influential Republican senators issued a criminal referral this week against Christopher Steele, the former British…
Visa bans cryptocurrency-backed cards, leaving thousands within the lurch

Visa bans cryptocurrency-backed cards, leaving thousands within the lurch

Users are left scrambling to figure out how to access their money. The cards were one of the few options for people who use them for day-to-day expenses. Simon Dawson | Bloomberg | Getty Images Visa ended its relationship with a large cryptocurrency card provider on Friday, causing thousands of people's transactions to be declined…
Boston floods and records most life like tide in nearly 100 years in wake of blizzard

Boston floods and records most life like tide in nearly 100 years in wake...

Boston reached a high tide record due to a rapidly intensifying storm and a full moon at perigee. It not only beats the record set during the Blizzard of '78, but it also occurred much more suddenly. John Tlumacki | The Boston Globe | Getty Images A man walks through a flooded section of Brant…
Right here’s who could well be half of Trump at Camp David this weekend to position the 2018 GOP agenda

Right here’s who could well be half of Trump at Camp David this weekend...

President Donald Trump heads to Camp David this weekend to discuss 2018 GOP legislative priorities with Republican members of Congress and White House officials. Infrastructure, immigration and welfare reform are among the issues the officials will likely discuss. Getty Images President Donald Trump (C), House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) (L), Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell…
Cryptocurrency ripple quick drops better than 11%

Cryptocurrency ripple quick drops better than 11%

Ripple, or XRP, briefly fell to $2.83, down 26 percent from its record high of $3.84 hit Thursday, according to CoinMarketCap. The decline followed a Coinbase blog post released Thursday afternoon that pushed back against recent rumors the company would soon add ripple to its marketplace. Even with Friday's decline, ripple remained the second-largest digital…
Google stated it offered ‘tens of thousands and thousands’ of neatly-organized speakers over the previous 300 and sixty five days

Google stated it offered ‘tens of thousands and thousands’ of neatly-organized speakers over the...

People have bought tens of millions of smart speakers from Google, and 6.7 million devices since mid-October Amazon meanwhile has revealed that it sold "millions" of its Echo Dot speakers over the holidays Google said that its Assistant is now available on 400 million devices Source: Google Google Home Google just announced that it has…
Trump’s immense offshore drilling opinion unlikely to spark a ‘gold escape’ for vitality enterprise

Trump’s immense offshore drilling opinion unlikely to spark a ‘gold escape’ for vitality enterprise

The Trump administration plans to make nearly all offshore federal waters available to oil and gas drillers in the biggest proposed lease plan ever. It's uncertain whether drillers have much interest in Pacific and Atlantic ocean regions that haven't been explored in decades, analysts and industry insiders say. Drillers face major infrastructure investment costs, logistical…
Benchmark is promoting $900 million of its holdings in Uber

Benchmark is promoting $900 million of its holdings in Uber

Benchmark Capital will end up selling about $900 million of its Uber stock to SoftBank and other buyers. Benchmark owned about 13 percent of the company. Benchmark led the company's Series A financing round in 2011 and the company has made the firm a tremendous amount of money. Getty Images Bill Gurley Benchmark Capital will…