Barclays Bank has become the first of the UK's incumbents to follow the example set by challengers Starling and Monzo in enabling customers to block payments to certain categories of retailer, such as gambling services and premium rate websites and phone lines.
Apple will expand its Seattle operations to more than 1,000 employees and establish a new site in the city, moving further into the backyards of hometown tech titans Microsoft and Amazon, and escalating the competition for technology talent in the region.
the gift of time by Susan Friedrich, RN For many of us, there comes a time in life when we look around our home and think, “There is nothing more that I need or want.” After a lifetime of birthdays, holidays and shopping trips we come to recognize that it is not the items we accumulate over our lifetimes that matter, but rather it’s the experiences we have had and our relationships with family and friends that bring the most richness into our…
Self-Empowerment is the Harmonious Alignment of Mind, Body and Spirit that Leads to a Sound Mixture of Confidence, Competence and Compassion for Others and Oneself. "I started seeing Dr. Schaub for emotional and physical problems due to anxiety, worry,
Pulnoy, France – December 13, 2018 – BASF further strengthens its operations network for certified palm-based products: the company now manufactures certified ingredients at 22 locations around the world for the cosmetics, detergent and cleaning agent industries. The latest site to receive the Supply Chain Certificate of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) has been Pulnoy in France where BASF produces active ingredients for the cosmetics industry.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Insurance claims from last month's California wildfires already are at $9 billion and expected to increase, the state's insurance commissioner announced Wednesday. About $7 billion in claims are from the Camp Fire that destroyed the Northern California city of Paradise and killed at least 86 people, making it the deadliest U. S. wildfire in at least a century. The rest is for the Woolsey and Hill fires in Southern California.
SEATTLE -- A Southwest Airlines flight from Seattle to Dallas turned around Sunday when the crew learned a human heart intended for a hospital was left on the plane. Flight 3606 was en-route to Dallas when the crew learned the heart was onboard, a Southwest Airlines official said. The crew quickly turned around in order to get the heart the hospital.
What's the ultimate thick of winter comfort food? Sorry to break it to you, but if you say anything other than chili, you are dead wrong. There are a plethora of ways to enjoy chili-- prepared in meat-tastic fashion or veggie friendly, spicy-- so on and so forth. It's freezing out there, so step on in to any of these five spots that will be sure to put the color back in your cheeks. Mike's Chili Parlor. Since 1922, this family owned establishment…
SEATTLE -- Ambulance response could be disrupted late next week unless emergency medical technicians and their employer, American Medical Response, come to an agreement on a contract. On Nov. 3, the EMTs' union voted 310-46 to reject the latest offer by AMR and to go on strike. City officials, however, are hoping both parties get back to the negotiating table before a strike deadline of 12 p.m. Friday, Dec. 21.
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WALNUT CREEK, Calif. – Del Monte Foods Inc. is recalling 62,242 cases of Fiesta Corn Season with Red & Green Peppers as a precautionary measure after the food wasn't processed correctly – which could lead to deadly contamination. The recall effects 25 states and 12 international locations.
Christine Blasey Ford made her first public statement since testifying against Brett Kavanaugh in September to present Sports Illustrated's Inspiration of the Year Award to Rachael Denhollander, the first woman to publicly accuse former USA Gymnastics and Michigan State University doctor Larry Nassar of sexual abuse.
EVERETT, Wash. – Car prowls happen every day in communities across Puget Sound. But this case will likely make your blood boil. An 85-year-old widow was the target for crooks who stole her wallet and a priceless family heirloom – all while she was paying her respects at her husband’s grave site.
Should we hold companies like Equifax and Facebook responsible for the protection of our personal information in the same way we hold banks and hospitals responsible? Should we expect the same level of control over data we’ve given to Google as we do with information shared with our doctor or lawyer?
A string of Wall Street’s most active crypto traders are getting behind BlockFi, a New York crypto lending firm, as it eyes new opportunities for financial firms and retail alike. Backing the firm are some of crypto Wall Street’s usual suspects, including Fidelity subsidiary Devonshire Investors. Other investors include Mike Novogratz’s Galaxy Digital, which previously …