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'What are the odds?  I retire and the stock market crashes.  All my plans are upside down.'  I want to draw on my 401(k) to renovate my new home.  What options do I have?

‘What are the odds? I retire and the stock market crashes. All my plans are upside down.’ I want to draw on my 401(k) to renovate my new home. What options do I have?

Dear Quentin, I’m due to retire in two months and I have already moved to my new home in the sun. I have not sold my apartment in a major US metropolitan area on the east coast, as I wanted to see how I settled into my new life. It’s a quiet, but beautiful city …

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The Italian version of fondue is so luscious, there's no wine -- just cheese

The Italian version of fondue is so luscious, there’s no wine — just cheese

Editor’s Note — Don’t miss “Stanley Tucci: Searching for Italy,” airing Sundays at 9 p.m. ET. Tucci is traveling across Italy to discover the secrets and delights of the country’s regional cuisines. (CNN) — The Swiss are famous for fondue, but their neighbors in Italy have their own take on this delectable, melted cheese dish. …

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Coffee, beer and rice: Try the risotto dish Stanley Tucci called 'a revelation'

Coffee, beer and rice: Try the risotto dish Stanley Tucci called ‘a revelation’

Editor’s Note — Don’t miss “Stanley Tucci: Searching for Italy,” airing Sundays at 9 p.m. ET. Tucci is traveling across Italy to discover the secrets and delights of the country’s regional cuisines. (CNN) — Piedmont, a region in northwest Italy, is all about risotto. And the beating heart of this food tradition is the city …

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Your new 'retirement' home could be a cruise ship

Your new ‘retirement’ home could be a cruise ship

Jeff Farschman, 72, is a serial cruiser from Delaware who spends months at sea in retirement. Jeff Farschman For nearly two decades, Jeff Farschman, 72, has spent his golden years like many other adventurous retirees — enjoying leisure cruises to exotic ports of call. But unlike many of his fellow cruise passengers, Farschman basically lives …

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Dolly Parton, Eminem, Richie get into Rock Hall of Fame

Dolly Parton, Eminem, Richie get into Rock Hall of Fame

Eminem, Lionel Richie, Carly Simon, Eurythmics, Duran Duran and Pat Benatar have been inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, a list that also includes Dolly Parton, who initially resisted the honor. The honorees — voted on by more than 1,000 artists, historians and music industry professionals — “each had a profound impact …

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Expedia Stock Falls Sharply Even as It Sees a 'Robust' Summer Recovery

Expedia Stock Falls Sharply Even as It Sees a ‘Robust’ Summer Recovery

Text size Expedia’s CEO says the company is ‘feeling very good about a summer recovery that should be very robust.’ Dreamstime Expedia was falling sharply Tuesday even after revenue in the first quarter rose more than 80%, and CEO Peter Kern told analysts the online travel company was “feeling very good about a summer recovery.” …

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Met Gala 2022: Live updates from the red carpet

Met Gala 2022: Live updates from the red carpet

NEW YORK (AP) — Well, hello first Monday in May. The year’s biggest night in fashion, the Met Gala, returns to its usual berth on the social calendar this year after pandemic upheaval. And if it feels like one of those what, already moments, it is. It’s been just under eight months since the last …

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Project Sunrise: Qantas plans to have the world's longest flights

Project Sunrise: Qantas plans to have the world’s longest flights

(CNN) — Qantas has taken an important step toward launching Project Sunrise, its long-dreamed-of goal to establish direct flights between Australia and the cities of New York and London. The airline has ordered 12 Airbus A350-1000s planes, with hopes that the ultra-long-haul routes can begin operating in 2025. In total, there will be 238 total …

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Black risotto with cuttlefish recipe from 'Stanley Tucci: Searching for Italy'

Black risotto with cuttlefish recipe from ‘Stanley Tucci: Searching for Italy’

Editor’s Note—Tune in Sundays at 9 pm ET to watch all-new episodes of “Stanley Tucci: Searching for Italy.” If you missed the Season 2 premiere episode where Tucci explores Venice, you can watch it now on CNNgo. (CNN) — Venice is a magical, mysterious, romantic place — but let’s address the elephant in the room: …

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Can I live without it?

Can I live without it?

A pedestrian carries shopping bags in the Herald Square area of ​​New York, US, on Wednesday, April 13, 2022. Calla Kessler | Bloomberg | Getty Images Sandy Magny plans to take her teenage daughter to West Palm Beach, Florida, this summer, even though airfares are surging. It won’t be cheap, but Magny doesn’t want to …

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