Stock futures rise after investors’ debt ceiling concerns dwindle

Stock futures rise after investors’ debt ceiling concerns dwindle

October 8, 2021 Elida Antes 0

Stocks rallied on Thursday as lawmakers reached a deal to increase the debt ceiling in the short-term, according to Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer.The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 337.95 points, or roughly 1%, to 34,754.94 helped by gains in Visa, Nike and Home Depot. The S&P 500 rallied 0.8% to 4,399.76, and the technology-focused…

The ‘Orient Express’ is a real train — and taking a ride is not cheap

The ‘Orient Express’ is a real train — and taking a ride is not cheap

October 8, 2021 Arden Roberie 0

Before the dawn of private jets and business class flights, royalty and high society members traveled through Europe onboard luxury trains.Now anyone can do it — if they are willing and able to spend £1,700 ($2,300) for a one-night trip.That’s the starting rate to go from Florence to Paris aboard the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express, a historic…