China’s Booming Market for Pets Creating Deals

China’s Booming Market for Pets Creating Deals

The pet industry in China is booming. With an increase in the size of the middle class, a big move to urbanization and other changes in demographics such as increasing numbers of elderly, as well as people marrying and raising families... 
Insys Sued by North Carolina Over Opioids

Insys Sued by North Carolina Over Opioids

North Carolina sued Insys Therapeutics a pharmaceutical company accusing it of carrying out an illegal opioid scheme. The state says Insys bribed doctors to make prescriptions for Subsys its cancer medicine and tricked insurers into... 
Companies Using Facebook to Keep Older Workers from Seeing Job Ads

Companies Using Facebook to Keep Older Workers from Seeing Job Ads

Verizon placed a Facebook ad a few weeks ago to recruit applicants for its unit that focuses on financial analysis and planning. The ad included a millennial-aged, smiling woman who was seated at her computer and promised new hires... 
Catt Sadler Leaving E! Because of Pay Dispute

Catt Sadler Leaving E! Because of Pay Dispute

Catt Sadler the longtime host on the E! channel said she will leave the company because of a huge pay disparity. In a blog post Tuesday night, Sadler wrote that she wanted to remain at E! but the channel would not pay. She added that... 
Spat Between Boeing and Bombardier Could Affect Trade Deals

Spat Between Boeing and Bombardier Could Affect Trade Deals

On Monday, Boeing and Bombardier traded barbs over the U.S. plane maker’s claim that its rival in Canada benefited from illegal government subsidies in the billions of dollars and sold its most recent airliner in the U.S. at less... 
Police in Canada Call Billionaire Couple’s Deaths Suspicious

Police in Canada Call Billionaire Couple’s Deaths Suspicious

Canadian police have said they are investigating the deaths of Barry Sherman the founder of Apotex Inc. a Canadian pharmaceutical company, and Honey his wife. The couple is one of Canada’s wealthiest and their bodies were located... 
NASA Space Apps Challenge expands thanks to Max Polyakov’s EOS

NASA Space Apps Challenge expands thanks to Max Polyakov’s EOS

The NASA Space Apps Challenge is a hackathon that takes place around the world. For 48 intense hours, enthusiasts from 69 countries put their heads together in thousands of teams to solve important problems both here on Earth and out... 
Japan’s Amazon Planning Cell Phone Network of its Own

Japan’s Amazon Planning Cell Phone Network of its Own

Rakuten said on Thursday in a prepared statement it is planning to build a mobile network and hopes to launch services during 2010 and eventually have a minimum of 15 million subscribers. It is a big bold move by a company that began... 
Leadership at Airbus Under Heavy Criticism

Leadership at Airbus Under Heavy Criticism

Much speculation swirls around Airbus and the future of its senior management as probes over corruption have shaken the aerospace company and added fuel to the clash of egos between those at that top, said those familiar with this... 
HSBC No Longer Under Threat of U.S. Prosecution

HSBC No Longer Under Threat of U.S. Prosecution

HSBC has had its prosecution threat lifted in the United States over the allegation of money laundering across Mexico. The bank signed a document known as the deferred prosecution agreement or DPA that is considered a type of probation.... 
Researchers Find Link Between Canola Oil and Dementia

Researchers Find Link Between Canola Oil and Dementia

Confusion and memory loss are common dementia symptoms. Now scientists have linked canola oil to dementia in a just published report. Temple University researchers recently carried out an experiment to determine how the popular cooking... 
Why You Should Outsource your Content Writing

Why You Should Outsource your Content Writing

The web is the new frontier of doing business and this is hugely centered on the fact that it is a quicker, cheaper and easier way of reaching out to millions of potential clients. However, this is not a suggestion that every enterprise,... 
Study: Even Newer Birth Control Forms Could Increase Breast Cancer Risk

Study: Even Newer Birth Control Forms Could Increase Breast Cancer Risk

A major study just released found that even today’s birth control pills and other types of contraceptives that release small doses of hormones increase breast cancer risk in women. While links between breast cancer and hormonal birth... 
Lego Wins Copyright Case in China Against Imitators

Lego Wins Copyright Case in China Against Imitators

Lego won a landmark case against a pair of companies in China that made and sold toys nearly identical to the LEGO Friends range but using the brand Bela, said the Danish toymaker. This is the first time Lego succeeded in a copyright... 
Insomnia And Chronic Negativity How Lack Of Sleep Affects Mood

Insomnia And Chronic Negativity How Lack Of Sleep Affects Mood

Why a lack of sleep may be affecting your mood? Do you lack enthusiasm, and seem to have a negative attitude? Have you recently been edgy and agitated, causing you to snap at people? All of these problems can be connected with a lack...