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Cleaning chemicals 'as bad for women's lungs as smoking'

The average age of the study participants was 34 when they enrolled and were followed for more than 20 years. So, girls, if you are exhausted of cleaning all the time, showing this study to your masculine other halves might get you out of a bunch o...

HSBC FY17 Pre-tax Profit Surges; Maintains Dividend

More than three quarters of the profit came from Asia, in particular from the retail banking and wealth management units, where Hong Kong was a major contributor. The two companies in question were Steinhoff - the South African retailer engulfed in a...

Uber to Renew Push to Expand in Japan With Taxi Partnerships

Sony announced partnerships with several taxi firms to start a ride-hailing service in Japan on Tuesday. Didi plans to stick to taxi-hailing in Japan for now as well. The new approach might hold more promise, but Sony will likely pose some serious c...

Tops Friendly Markets planning for bankruptcy

Bi-Lo is reportedly more than $1 billion in debt after being bought out by Lone Star Funds in 2005. Bi-Lo LLC is a subsidiary of Southeastern Grocer. Bloomberg is citing inside sources familiar with the supermarket chain. They say the Williamsvil...

American Airlines agent saves teens from suspected human trafficking plot

Sacramento Sheriff's deputies believe they helped stop two teens from unknowingly being lured into the sex trafficking trade. "They kept looking at each other in a way that seemed fearful and anxious. Police told KOVR they had trouble believing the...

An global flight was completely ruined because one passenger didn't stop farting

Moreover, the airline's spokesman told local media that the four people who were escorted off the plane have been banned from flying on Tansavia, adding, that the women were also guilty of misbehaviour and verbal abuse. Two women in the same row as t...

Gokulnath Shetty reportedly shared bank password with Nirav Modi's employees

The Hindu newspaper reported on Saturday that the Central Vigilance Commission, which investigates corruption in the government, has summoned senior officials of the Reserve Bank of India and the Finance Ministry to assess how all internal checks ...

Indian police arrest 3 over $1.8bn bank fraud case

The Income-Tax Department today attached nine bank accounts of Gitanjali Gems , its promoter Mehul Choksi and others in connection with a tax evasion probe against them. They are Krishnan Sangameshwaran, Nazura Yashjaney, Gopal Das Bhatia, Aniya...

SpaceX Gets Nod For Satellite Broadband Network

From which they hope to generate revenue worth more than $30 billion by 2025, a year after full deployment of the service. This would also work great for pressuring the competition to speed up the evolution of their services and promote competitive p...

Kraft Heinz earnings and sales miss

The stock is trading $77.56 its 50-day moving average by 4.85%. For intra-day data the current price is used in place of the closing price. As the regular session came to an end, the price changed by 3.28% to $3.46. SELL rating has been given by 0 an...

DOC recommends Section 232 steel tariffs

An increase in tariffs could impact consumer prices of everything from beer cans to cars. China was noted as the "largest source of excess steel capacity", which in itself exceeds the total US steel-making capacity. Under these recommendations, tarif...

OPEC: United States leads in new oil production

The U.S. benchmark crude contract lost nearly 10 percent of its value last week amid concerns about the broader economy. The Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries said its plan to boost prices by draining the market of a chronic supply glut...

You Need To Know Hold Recommendation for: Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD)

The SI to Autodesk Incorporated's float is 2.52%. The stock increased 1.07% or $0.375 during the last trading session, reaching $35.565. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $2.70 earnings per share. Sheets Smith Wealth Ma...

Uber CEO aims to pare losses and re-earn employee trust

Ride-hailing company Uber lost $4.5 billion (€3.64 billion) a year ago, technology site The Information reported late Tuesday. In its recently released report for the fourth quarter, Uber revealed that it has actually managed to reduce its quarte...

Comcast May Revisit Bid to Buy 21st Century Fox

Its down 18% from 28.84M shares, reported previously. TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: "Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (FOXA) to Post Q1 2019 Earnings of $0.51 Per Share, KeyCorp Forecasts" was originally reported by registrarjournal.com and is the prope...

Kim Cattrall slams "cruel" Sarah Jessica Parker after her brother's death

Others, like Noth, were still squashing the idea. An article by Daily Mail was the real cherry on top. However, Cattrall isn't against receiving condolences from the everyone in the cast; it's just SJP that has issue with. Though one of Par...

Boston Dynamics' Spotmini Robot Can Now Open Doors

In November , Boston Dynamics posted a video of its new robot " Atlas ", a humanoid robot that can do somersaults. Boston Dynamics' contraption, on the other hand, will probably let all of its little robo-friends in so they can hang out and plo...

Grand Canyon Helicopter Crash Leaves 3 Dead, 4 Injured Featured font size +

Bradley said there were four level 1 trauma patients at the scene of the crash near Quartermaster Canyon , within the Grand Canyon on the Hualapai Nation . Teddy Fujimoto captured video shortly after the helicopter went down. That is about 60...

The woman who didn't trust security with her handbag

As I'm sure they would be. It's still not known why the woman climbed into the X-ray machine. The woman's weird actions startled security officers at the Dongguan Railway Station in China's southern Guangdong province on Sunday (Feb 11), accord...

Amazon laying off hundreds of corporate employees

The company has about 560,000 global employees , Amazon's spokesperson told Retail Dive . Recent moves, including these layoffs, point to Amazon's move away from consumer retail, as in creating and selling its own merchandise. Jeff Bezos , ...

Southwest Resumes Chicago Flights After De-Icing Fluid Shortage

More than 250 cancellations occurred at the airport, with most being Southwest flights. The incident was first reported around 7:30 p.m. After a weekend of heavy snow in Chicago, Southwest Airlines ran out of de-icing fluid at Midway Airport ...

Iceland's bitcoin mines 'could pinch all the power'

Iceland is an attractive place for Bitcoin data centers to build because almost 100 percent of its energy comes from renewable sources. Sigurbergsson noted: "What we're seeing now is ... It has previously been reported that the electricity de...

Chipotle names Taco Bell chief executive Brian Niccol as CEO

Ells added that the expertise of Niccol in restaurant operations, branding and digital technologies makes him the flawless fit for the chain as it seeks to enhance the customer experience, increase sales growth, and make the brand much more relevant....

Retail inflation eases marginally to 5.07% in January

The dollar.DXY rallied against a basket of currencies. This prompted markets to price in as much as a 70% chance of a quarter-point rise in interest rates by May. Certain sectors that saw a robust pickup in December may settle back in January, in...

Good future performance Ahead on The Coca-Cola Company (KO)

This segment offers various medical services for the treatment of respiratory failure, neuromuscular disorders, traumatic brain and spinal cord injuries, strokes, non-healing wounds, cardiac disorders, renal disorders, and cancer. About 51,804 shares...

E-commerce giant Amazon India set to launch its own delivery service

Amazon would then take the packages directly to consumers in the 37 cities where it now delivers, according to the report . He declined to comment about Amazon's business strategy . Handling more deliveries itself would give Amazon greater flexibil...

Ebony's manager: Don't attack the prophets, she knew about her death

According to the police, the 20-year-old singer and two military officers were in an SUV and drove from Sunyani to Kumasi as it collided head-on with a VIP bus heading for Sunyani from Kumasi. Her recent album "Bonyfied", released on December 26, 201...

Minimum wage increase to benefit both employees and economy: Premier John Horgan

Premier John Horgan and Labour Minister Harry Bains made the announcement from a North Vancouver coffee shop on Thursday that their government, with the support of the B.C. "We'd love to hear from businesses out there who this is going to impact and ...

Rise in United States oil rigs push Brent oil below $62

Brent fell almost 9 percent for the week while USA crude dropped 10 percent, the steepest weekly declines since January 2016. Brent crude fell below $62 Friday after the number of oil rigs in the USA showed a sharp increase. Oil services company Ba...

Ex-Manchester United midfielder, Miller is dead

President Higgins says he contributed much to Ireland in his too-short life and he sends his condolences to family, friends and all those who love and support Irish sport, who will keenly feel his loss. The next move was back to Scotland where he sig...

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Turkey lira crashes as Trump piles on pressure

Trump said in an early morning post on Twitter . Import taxes for aluminum will be 20 percent. President Donald Trump announced Friday that he is doubling tariffs on stee...

Russia Says US Sanctions are Intended to 'Demonize' the Country

The Kremlin on Thursday vowed to retaliate against "unacceptable" new United States sanctions against Russia over its alleged role in a nerve agent attack on a former spy in...

NY moves to cap Uber, app-ride vehicles

It makes NY the first major USA city to limit the number of app-based rides and to impose pay rules, with authorities under pressure to act over pollution and worsening congestio...

China Tariffs on US Crude Not Game-Changing Event

China's exports soared in July, showing little impact from USA tariffs, as Washington finalises more duties on Chinese imports. While short-term effects might be mild, the imp...

Snapchat drops daily users for first time after controversial redesign

Snap reported 188 million daily active users during the last quarter - falling short of Wall Street's expected 192 million and dropping from last quarter's 191 million. That's ...

Crude Oil Price Slumps on Small Decrease in Stockpiles

Energy Information Administration . Furthermore, oil prices were dragged down by the increasing output of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries ( OPEC ) and R...

Wall Street sees funding hurdle to Musk's plan to take Tesla private

Tesla is a legendary cash-burner, with roughly $10 billion in debts and $2 billion in reserves, and Musk would probably need in the tens of billions of dollars to buy out sharehold...

Premier Doug Ford announces buck-a-beer launching in Ontario this month

It's a campaign promise that Doug Ford says he's delivering on. "Instead we're going to do what we said we would do and put Ontario consumers first". The Ford Government is bring...

Trump, China trade war, tariffs

Pressure from the Trump administration is mounting on China after the United States and European Union agreed in late July not to impose new tariffs, and instead negotiate ...

Elon Musk explains why he's thinking about taking Tesla public

The company had a market value of $58 billion as of Monday's close. Basically, I'm trying to accomplish an outcome where Tesla can operate at its best, free from as much distrac...

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Elon Musk tweets he has funding to take Tesla private

In a second tweet on Tuesday, Mr Musk said taking the company private would not lead to a single dominant shareholder. " Funding secured ", the tweet added, offering no furth...

Dead fetus reportedly found on plane at LaGuardia Airport

Dead fetus reportedly found on plane at LaGuardia Airport

The fetus was found on board an American Airlines flight Tuesday morning. But at around 6 a.m. Tuesday morning, the cleaning crew found the fetus hidden inside the toilet under s...

Facebook asks major US banks to share customer data

Facebook asks major US banks to share customer data

At least one large USA bank has walked away from talks in light of the ongoing investigations into Facebook's data sharing practices, says the WSJ . The company is aiming to boos...

PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi steps down

PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi steps down

Her run will end on October 3rd after 24 years with the company. Laguarta will take over on October 3 and will also join the board, the company said in a statement . "She has d...

Conor McGregor to Face Nurmagomedov in Main Event at UFC 229

Conor McGregor to Face Nurmagomedov in Main Event at UFC 229

McGregor , speaking with TMZ, revealed a deal for his comeback fight was near to completion nearly two years since his last appearance in the octagon. "For Khabib, who is undefeat...

White House adviser warns China 'better not underestimate' Trump on trade - worldwide

White House adviser warns China 'better not underestimate' Trump on trade - worldwide

China proposed a 25 percent tariff on imports of copper ore and concentrate from the USA , which shipped about 70,000 tons to the country a year ago . The commerce ministry issu...

Oil edges lower as supply concerns return

Oil edges lower as supply concerns return

Traders said prices rallied early when industry information provider Genscape reported that crude inventories at the Cushing, Oklahoma, delivery hub for USA crude, dropped 1.1 m...

Spanish pilots union sues Ryanair over contracts

Spanish pilots union sues Ryanair over contracts

A month earlier in a memo seen by Reuters Ryanair said time-off duties for the pilots committee remained an issue but there was little between the two sides and it was hopeful of...

USA employers add 157,000 jobs, jobless rate slips to 3.9 percent

USA employers add 157,000 jobs, jobless rate slips to 3.9 percent

Manufacturing gained 37,000 jobs, driven by durable-goods and transportation companies. But, as with small businesses, manufacturers are having trouble filling job openings, she ...