By Adam Jourdan and Ben Hirschler SHANGHAI (Reuters) - GlaxoSmithKline Plc has cut 40 percent of its sales reps in China and axed some units as it eyes a return to growth in 2016, after sales plunged during a bribery scandal that landed it with a record $490 million fine in 2014. Show More Summary
The Jayhawks shot 62.5 percent in the second half to win the the Maui Invitational. Wednesday was good to the No. 5 Kansas Jayhawks. First, Bill Self's team learned that star freshman center Cheick Diallo would be eligible to play starting Dec. Show More Summary
Carson drops to 9 percent among Republican voters in the latest Reuters/Ipsos poll
Frye, Gill score 13 apiece, New Orleans holds Bradley to 32 percent shooting in a 64-51 win
Artis scores 21, Pittsburgh holds Cornell to 30 percent shooting in a 93-49 victory
Black Friday is one of the biggest shopping days on the US calendar, with retailers offering discounts of up to 80 percent on big ticket items. If you’re stuck here in Australia, there’s no reason why you need to miss out on the action. Here are seven online shopping tips for Black Friday (and Cyber Monday) bargain hunters. More »
You're invited to share in our sister company ShopStyle's exclusive Friends & Family Event! Skip the Black Friday lines and shop with ShopStyle to get 10 percent cash back on all your purchases during this first ever event Nov. 23 to Dec. Show More Summary
The biggest sales days of the year in the US are just around the corner — Black Friday is this week (November 26), and next Monday is Cyber Monday — with many retailers offering discounts of up to 80 percent off of retail prices. IfShow More Summary
A small drugmaker that promised to decrease the price of a lifesaving drug — after raising it about 5,000 percent — now says it will not cut the list price of the drug, sold exclusively by select Walgreens pharmacies. Turing Pharmaceuticals AG, a privately held biopharmaceutical company run by a...
Clean transportation policies could cut carbon pollution between 29 to 40 percent in the five northeast states and the District of Columbia by 2030, according to a new report by the Georgetown Climate Center. The report was released in conjunction with an announcement that Connecticut, Delaware, the District of Columbia, New York, Rhode Island and […]
The United Nations even says it's time for social media to get serious about threats, most of which target women
Fourth Quarter GDPNow Forecast Sinks to 1.8% Following today's personal income report in which consumer spending rose only 0.1% month-over-month, the Atlanta Fed GDPNow Forecast for fourth quarter declined by 0.5 percent to 1.8 percent."The...Show More Summary
Entrepreneurs aren't afraid of taking risks and finding new ways to tackle old problems, which is a reason why small businesses create two-thirds of all new jobs and support 55 percent of all jobs. Without small businesses, our economy - and our local communities - would crumble. Show More Summary
According to the First American Loan Application Defect Index, October figures were 2.5 percent lower than September and 10.2 percent lower than the October 2014 figures. October marked the third consecutive month of declines, falling more than 6 percent over the past three months....
By this time next year, Gartner expects there to be 6.4 billion connected things in use, or almost one device for every human being living through the Internet of Things hype cycle. That number represents 30 percent growth from 2015, and a doubling of so-called “smart” things in use since 2013. Great, right?Not really. Source: […]
Just a quick comment on a recent Vox article: But in a head-to-head matchup among Republican voters, Trump beats Rubio 57-43. That suggests that Trump’s ceiling, at least among Republicans, is far above his current 25 to 30 percent, and he may well benefit as weaker candidates drop out. This actually makes sense given the […]
This is the United States in the 1930s: Although nearly 90 percent of urban dwellers had electricity by the 1930s, only ten percent of rural dwellers did. Private utility companies, who supplied electric power to most of the nation's consumers, argued that it was too expensive to string electric lines to isolated rural farmsteads. Show More Summary
I really don't care about Thanksgiving. There, I said it. According to a Gallup poll, nine out of 10 Americans celebrate Thanksgiving Day with friends and family. Another poll stated that up to 13 percent of Americans will dine alone...Show More Summary
Y'all ready for some cyber deals? Nintendo kicked off its big eShop sale on Wii U and 3DS titles today with discounts up to 50 percent off. Wii U The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD ($34.99) Pikmin 3 ($38.99) Captain Toad: Treasure...Show More Summary
A study recently published online on November 23rd in the Annals of Internal Medicine found that that those who breastfed were a great deal less likely -- up to 50 percent less -- to develop diabetes 2 in subsequent years than those who did not breast feed.