Amateur golfers in Asia-Pacific will have little respite over the coming years with Chinese teenager Jin Cheng saying he has no plans to turn professional anytime soon.
Good morning! Here's what you need to know. Air France staff are ready to resume talks with management. The main pilot union SNPL will start discussions with the airline's bosses after plans to cut 2,900 jobs at the struggling airline...Show More Summary
Joe Biden "confidants" claim the vice president could make his decision about entering the 2016 race as soon as this weekend, but if you can't wait that long, here's another anonymous clue about his plans. A Democratic National Committee staffer tells The New Yorker's Ryan Lizza that this week Biden... More »
Glencore plans to reduce zinc production by about a third as it navigates the rout in commodity prices. ||| Melbourne - Glencore plans to cut zinc production by about a third, having already curbed copper and coal output, as the Swiss...Show More Summary
Mashrafe Mortaza's planned return to first-class cricket has been delayed after he was admitted to hospital on Friday morning with dengue fever
A new study finds tobacco users pay more for a health insurance plan from the Affordable Care Act exchanges than non-tobacco users in nearly every county of the 37 states that used healthcare.gov to sell their plans in 2015. In some instances, up to 46% more. Show More Summary
Since its earliest days of planning, California's $68-billion bullet train project has counted on a massive infusion of private capital to fill any gaps in state and federal funding. A new sounding of international interest in such investments indicates the money may not arrive any time soon. A...
Bridge Initiative Team | (Tracking islamophobia) Against the backdrop of increasing anti-Muslim rhetoric, a coalition of online activists is calling on “patriots” to organize protests in front of mosques across the United…
Netflix increases subscription rate for some new members in the United States, Canada and Latin America. ||| San Francisco - Netflix said on Thursday it has increased the subscription rate for some new members by $1.00 a month to $9.99 in the United States, Canada and Latin America. Show More Summary
KANSAS CITY — Helmet discarded, flowing hair unsheathed and uniform freshly mud-splattered, Jake Marisnick stood at home plate, flexed his arms and screamed. Early on Thursday night, Kaufmann Stadium’s roars had been reduced to groans,...Show More Summary
Second-half goals from Eduardo Vargas and Alexis Sanchez saw Chile to a 2-0 win over Brazil in their World Cup 2018 qualifier on Thursday. Dunga’s plan to “box clever” against Chile didn’t work.
Apple is now selling SIM-free iPhone 6S and 6S Plus models in the U.S. The SIM-free iPhone is unlocked, so it doesn't tie you to a carrier or multi-year carrier contracts, giving you more freedom to choose a plan. But the main difference...Show More Summary
Netflix, the reigning champion of subscription-based streaming entertainment, has announced that their most-subscribed-to plan will soon rise from its current price of $8.99 to $9.99.
Audi Australia has today reaffirmed its intention to undertake a voluntary recall of vehicles affected by the global Volkswagen Group diesel emissions issue. The company said that after consultation with government authorities, it has decided to initiate a recall that will begin once a technical solution is made available by parent company Volkswagen AG in […]
Alec MacGillis at ProPublica writes—Dealmakers Drop a Plan to Divert Millions from the Health Insurance of Retired Coal Miners The parties involved in the bankruptcy of a coal company have stepped away from a deal that would have diverted...Show More Summary
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) plans to announce his opposition Friday to President Obama’s nominee to lead the Food and Drug Administration, citing questions about Dr. Robert M. Califf’s commitment to lowering pharmaceutical prices. Sanders,...Show More Summary
In my travels many people ask me, "What is the value proposition for Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP)?" Based on the research that we do, my first answer is that the primary benefit is growth. The average company, when mature in Sales and Operations planning processes, will be more successful in executing [...]
Rep. Jason Caffetz (R-UT), who spearheaded the House GOP committee that investigated Planned Parenthood, admitted on Thursday that there was no indication that the womens’ health organization had misused its federal funding, the Huffington Post reported. “Did I look at the finances and...
See this press release. Marc Elias on Twitter: “I love this brief! Claims my client’s plan is a GOP partisan gerrymander. Been accused of lots, but this is a first!” … Continue reading ?
A plan to ask voters to repeal a new California law tightening vaccination requirements for school-age children has fallen short of signatures needed to put the referendum on the ballot, state data showed on Thursday. The effort was part of a backlash against a bill signed into law in June by...