Discover announced today that it’s made a deal with Apple to join the other three big card companies already offering support for the company’s new payments service, Apple Pay. That means that starting this fall, Discover cardholders will finally be able to add their cards to the service and make contactless, NFC-based payments using iPhone […]
The last of America's four major credit card networks is set to join Apple Pay, as Discover announced Monday that it has struck a deal with Apple to allow its cardmembers access to the iOS-based mobile payments service.
Sen. Marco Rubio and other foes of a nuclear deal with Iran “are readying several poison-pill amendments — some of which could have broad appeal — aimed at unraveling the bipartisan compromise endorsed by President Obama,” Politico reports. “The compromise [...]
By Reid Wilson -- The Week Ahead: The Senate will take up Sen. Bob Corker's (R-Tenn.) proposal to give Congress a vote on any eventual diplomatic deal with Iran this week, and Corker is near a veto-proof majority. They'll begin debate on Tuesday, with hopes of taking a final vote on Thursday. Friday is a […]
I am re-publishing five posts from the blog site from December 2007 which readers from North Lanarkshire will find of particular interest because they deal with the way in which the Council introduced a new job evaluation scheme (JES) and new pay arrangements covering all former Manual Worker and APT&C staff. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate plunges into a high-stakes debate this week over empowering Congress to review and possibly reject any nuclear deal with Iran, offering Republican presidential candidates a chance to prove their hawkishness toward Iran and support for Israel. Sen. Show More Summary
State govt will contribute $12m in 10-year deal with Jetstar to expand services at Avalon Airport.
"No industry likes a monopoly," says CEO. "We are doing deals with tier one guys."
The Argentinian President Christina Fernandez de Kirchner is in Moscow to sign a series of strategic partnership deals with Russia’s President Vladimir Putin. While focussing on trade, energy projects and communication, agreements on military cooperation will also be signed. Among […]
Last night on Blood, Sweat and Heels the ladies of NYC deal with the aftermath of Geneva Thomas’ arrest. We open with Daisy Lewellen dancing around her room and worshiping at the altar of her designer wigs. (Her wigs do look killer this...Show More Summary
Concussions are a major problem across all sports, not just American football. If it wasn’t a hot button topic of discussion before today’s Arsenal and Chelsea 0-0 draw, it needs to be now. What happened (or what didn’t happen to … Continue reading ?
Science denial has real, societal consequences. Denial of the link between HIV and AIDS led to more than 330,000 premature deaths in South Africa. Denial of the link between smoking and cancer has caused millions of premature deaths. Thanks to vaccination denial, preventable diseases are making a comeback. More »
Official photos from The Originals Season 2 Episode 20 titled, "City Beneath the Sea." From the CW: "When Dahlia (guest star Claudia Black) devises a clever way to get Klaus? (Joseph Morgan) attention, she reveals some startling details about baby Hope and leaves him with an enticing proposition to consider. Show More Summary
There’s a video called “The ‘Perfect’ Body” that has seriously gone viral, gaining more than 4 million views since the day it was uploaded on April 16. In the below video, Cassey Ho — better known as Blogilates online — shows off her...Show More Summary
Last week, a rumor suggested that Nokia might release a new smartphone in 2016, once its deal with Microsoft allows it to launch phones with the Nokia name once again. Fast-forward to today and Nokia has responded [...]
Just about a week after Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) brass revealed they would be overhauling the payment structure in the landmark sponsorship deal with Reebok from a tiered rankings system to a fighter tenure model following...Show More Summary
Imagine being the founder of a company. You start it from scratch, work like a dog, and deal with all kinds of trouble before finally taking it to the next level. But what if you were told one day that you will no longer be involvedShow More Summary
MIAMI — Max Scherzer played catch briefly Sunday morning, on flat ground with strong velocity. That is the extent of the between-start work he has done since jamming his right thumb on Thursday. His thumb is still sore and still swollen, and he seems unlikely to make his scheduled start on Tuesday because of it.Read full article >>
Kris Humphries Apologizes To Bruce Jenner For Insensitive Tweets Kim Kardashian’s ex-husband, Kris Humphries, got an unpleasant reminder of what life was like caught up in the reality family’s drama when he made the bad decision to tweet about
A staple in the repertoire of all major ballet companies, Giselle has always been an audience favourite. Romantic ballet fans will have a sentimental connection with this quintessential story dealing with man’s encounter with supernatural characters. They cherish not only its iconic solos, the challenges they pose to the the central ballerina and her partner […]