Tobacco giant launches new 'healthy' cigarette which heats rather than burns tobacco

The company, which owns cigarette makers like Marlboro and Benson & Hedges, has since recovered, and reported net earnings of more than £16 billion ($19.9 billion ) in the third quarter of 2016. After Reynolds spent $300 million on research, devel... More..

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Thanksgiving, Black Friday sales up 9 percent
by | Thursday, December 01, 2016

Thanksgiving, Black Friday sales up 9 percent

That was apparent on Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving, as shoppers were careful about what deals they'd jump at and retailers pushed different ways to connect with customers. "Mobile is making every mom...More..

Kellogg, San Diego Zoo, others pull ads from Breitbart News
by | Thursday, December 01, 2016

Kellogg, San Diego Zoo, others pull ads from Breitbart News

Multinational food company Kelloggs is following major players such as AppNexus , Earthlink , Warby Parker and Novo Nordisk in distancing themselves from Breitbart news , removing their advertisements ...More..

Investor's Watch List - Office Depot, Inc.'s (ODP)
by | Thursday, December 01, 2016

Investor's Watch List - Office Depot, Inc.'s (ODP)

Baker Boyer Retail Bank has invested 1.34% of its portfolio in Home Depot Inc (NYSE:HD). Several research firms recently commented on HD. Capital World Investors increased its stake in The Home Depot by 0.4...More..

No Salvation Army bell-ringers in Cambria this holiday season
by | Thursday, December 01, 2016

No Salvation Army bell-ringers in Cambria this holiday season

He says the $500 received from the coin will be able to help three families in need of utility assistance or feed an additional 50 families. "People can make a difference in a child's life". There are locat...More..

by | Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Royal Bank of Scotland fails stress test

The Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc (RBS) is a banking and financial services company. From a capital adequacy perspective, RBS, Barclays and Standard Chartered were the three banks which failed to surpass...More..

European Banks Under Pressure as Italian Referendum Looms
by | Wednesday, November 30, 2016

European Banks Under Pressure as Italian Referendum Looms

Opinion polls can not be legally published in the final two weeks of campaigning, but the last 40 surveys released before the November 18 cut-off showed the "No" camp ahead by up to 11 percentage points. Mistru...More..

Lufthansa pilots strike for 4th day, 137 flights canceled
by | Monday, November 28, 2016

Lufthansa pilots strike for 4th day, 137 flights canceled

The company has said that each strike day costs Euro 10 M, adding that the damage to its image can not be calculated. Lufthansa's pilots' union said on Friday it rejected the airline's latest pay offer, o...More..

by | Sunday, November 27, 2016

Gov. Charlie Baker: Mitt Romney 'worthy' candidate for secretary of state

Trump championed. They also worry that Giuliani lacks the vigor for the globe-trotting job. He called Trump among other insults, a "phony" and said he was "playing Americans for suckers". "And were loyal. Goo...More..

Colon scene of protest v. burial of Marcos at Heroes' Cemetery
by | Sunday, November 27, 2016

Colon scene of protest v. burial of Marcos at Heroes' Cemetery

They said his last resting place is an insult to the thousands of Filipinos who were tortured and killed during his corrupt dictatorship. Protesters held placards reading "Digong traitor, a lapdog of the dict...More..

by | Saturday, November 26, 2016

Opec moves closer to oil output deal

OPEC sources in the Gulf have said that they hoped for Iran to cap its production at current levels of 3.6-3.7 million barrels per day. European ICE Brent LCOc1 crude futures fell 26 cents, or 0.6 percent...More..

by | Friday, November 25, 2016

Very Important Tips For Surviving Black Friday And Cyber Monday

This is, of course, music to any beauty lover's ears. Nest's annual $50 Black Friday discounts are officially live, so if you've been holding off on joining the smart-home club, this is your best chance. ...More..

by | Friday, November 25, 2016

AAA Arizona predicts holiday travel uptick

The safest travel day is Thanksgiving, with relatively few people on the road. According to AAA, an estimated 43.5 million drivers will have the second-cheapest gas for the Thanksgiving holiday weekend sinc...More..

by | Thursday, November 24, 2016

Syria: Air raids hit rebel held areas, 54 killed

But Syrian warplanes were pounding rebel-held districts of Aleppo , home to almost 275,000 people. Months of negotiations between the USA and Russian Federation failed to cement a long-term cease-fire in Al...More..

Note ban war rocks Rajya Sabha, Modi skips session after lunch break
by | Thursday, November 24, 2016

Note ban war rocks Rajya Sabha, Modi skips session after lunch break

PM said wait for 50 days but for the poor section even 50 days can be detrimental", Singh said. Describing the demonetisation measure retiratedly as a "monumental management failure", Dr Singh said his judgem...More..

by | Thursday, November 24, 2016

115000 passengers hit as Lufthansa strike heads into second day

Late Tuesday night, after Lufthansa tried and failed to have courts block the walkout, it said that they would also strike on Thursday. A Lufthansa pilots strike that halted hundreds of flights appeared to be...More..

by | Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Zoe Kravitz confirmed for second Fantastic Beasts

It's been scoring well with critics and audiences, who gave the film an A CinemaScore. Fantastic Beasts cost $180 million to make, excluding marketing costs, researcher Box Office Mojo said . Harry's f...More..

Walmart is starting Cyber Week on Black Friday
by | Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Walmart is starting Cyber Week on Black Friday

Friday. "We will be closing the mall as a whole at 1 a.m". The so-called mom-and-pop stores must work especially hard to stay viable amid the growth of big-box stores and Internet shopping sites. Parkway Pl...More..

Deere Stock Soars As Q4 Earnings Crush Estimates
by | Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Deere Stock Soars As Q4 Earnings Crush Estimates

Revenues surpassed the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $5.354 billion. Deere shares gained 2.85% in pre-market trading. Gross profit in the quarter came in at $1.27 million, down 6% year over year. Number of ...More..

by | Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Broadband boost to tune of £400m on cards in Autumn Statement

It is one of two major economic updates delivered each year by the government. The Government estimates that 40,000 new homes will be built as a result of the funding injection, which will be used to help fir...More..

Alt-right leader: 'Hail Trump! Hail our people! Hail victory!'
by | Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Alt-right leader: 'Hail Trump! Hail our people! Hail victory!'

Mr Trump, who is due to take over from Barack Obama on 20 January, is still assembling his White House team but has already courted controversy with some of his choices. Normalizing the president-elect, his pro...More..

Nifty settles above 8000; Midcap Index outperforms with 1% gain
by | Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Nifty settles above 8000; Midcap Index outperforms with 1% gain

Indian equity markets have been on a near secular falling trend since the government demonetized the 500 rupee and 1,000 rupee currency notes after midnight on November 8, 2016. dollar and rising United States ...More..

Goldman Sachs drops out of controversial R3 blockchain
by | Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Goldman Sachs drops out of controversial R3 blockchain

Goldman Sachs is no longer part of the R3 CEV blockchain group, according to the WSJ . Goldman Sachs's departure is tied to the structure of the consortium and its ability to work together, and not to the po...More..

by | Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Record day wraps up on Wall Street

The dollar slipped after trading at 13-year highs last week. USA shares were set to add to their record levels, with Dow and S&P 500 futures both up 0.3 percent, as optimism continued over the potential boost t...More..

by | Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Volkswagen aims to go electric, raise lagging profits

Frankfurt am Main (AFP) - Volkswagen on Tuesday said it wanted to be the world leader in electric cars by 2025 as the German auto giant unveiled a major shift to clean-energy vehicles in the wake of the diese...More..

Trump Settles University Lawsuits For $25 Million
by | Monday, November 21, 2016

Trump Settles University Lawsuits For $25 Million

The lawsuits had dogged Mr Trump, who denied any wrongdoing, throughout his campaign. In a pair of tweets Saturday morning, Donald Trump weighed in on the settlement of a series of lawsuits related to his...More..

Nikkei edges down as financial stocks hurt by BOJ JGB operation
by | Monday, November 21, 2016

Nikkei edges down as financial stocks hurt by BOJ JGB operation

Among major lenders, Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group soared 5.9 percent, while Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group gained 5.3 percent. Data on Thursday suggesting the U.S.jobs market is tightening and inflation is g...More..

by | Monday, November 21, 2016

Shifting US policy to right, Trump taps Sessions, Flynn

Army three-star general, was assistant director of national intelligence under President Barack Obama, but was sacked in 2014. As a supporter of Trump, who campaigned on law and order, Sessions is likely to...More..

Ondo State poll: Buhari calls for support of APC candidate
by | Monday, November 21, 2016

Ondo State poll: Buhari calls for support of APC candidate

Of course when a party is in a problem like this, a number of things happen; governance suffers because you are constantly having your attention diverted by the party's problems. "I like your high spirit and yo...More..

by | Sunday, November 20, 2016

Volkswagen to cut 30000 jobs

The cuts are estimated to save the VW Group €3.7 billion (£3.2bn) a year, with the company hoping to increase its profit margins from 2 per cent to 4 per cent. The company said that the plan is the most radic...More..

Four Nations Tournament Final Odds: Australia vs. New Zealand Betting Preview
by | Sunday, November 20, 2016

Four Nations Tournament Final Odds: Australia vs. New Zealand Betting Preview

New Zealand approached the final at Old Trafford with confidence after Australia was given a fright by Wales in the other semi-final, and the Kiwis pushed the star-studded defending champs all the way. "We are ...More..

Jared Kushner Asks Lawyer About Joining Trump Administration
by | Saturday, November 19, 2016

Jared Kushner Asks Lawyer About Joining Trump Administration

Kushner has already figured prominently in the tumultuous start to the transition. Christie has denied this, but the political stink of it all is considerable, and if Christie weren't on his way out of office s...More..

McDonald's plans to roll out new table service
by | Saturday, November 19, 2016

McDonald's plans to roll out new table service

The fast-food giant has begun the process of implementing table service across all 14,000 American locations. Customers at these locations can order at the counter or a kiosk and then sit down and wait for an...More..

US Oil Drillers Add 19 Rigs In Largest Hike Since July 2015
by | Saturday, November 19, 2016

US Oil Drillers Add 19 Rigs In Largest Hike Since July 2015

Oil futures fell, abandoning a modest move higher in volatile trading Friday, after data from Baker Hughes revealed that the number of active US rigs drilling for oil climbed by 19 to 471 rigs this week. A nu...More..

by | Saturday, November 19, 2016

Will Mitt Romney join Trump's administration?

He is. Trump also referred to Romney as a "choke artist" and a "loser". Trump also retorted tagging Romney as a failure, who could not manage to defeat Barack Obama in the previous presidential election in 2012...More..