Controversy in Taiwan After Eva Air Flight Attendant is Forced to Clean Customer’s Bum – Paddle Your Own Kanoo

Controversy in Taiwan After Eva Air Flight Attendant is Forced to Clean Customer’s Bum – Paddle Your Own Kanoo

Yes, you read that right.  The incident, which occurred several days ago has made headlines across Taiwan and a major flight attendants union has called on Eva Air to take more action to protect its members, including permanently banning the passenger involved.  The incident has also raised questions about Eva Air’s recruitment policies with allegations […]

As health experts predict a vaping ban, what do e-cigarettes really do to the body? – Yahoo News

As health experts predict a vaping ban, what do e-cigarettes really do to the body? – Yahoo News

Health experts are debating whether vaping could be banned following fears underage smokers are becoming addicted. According to latest figures from the US, e-cigarettes are now the top high-risk substance used by teenagers despite laws prohibiting sales to those under 18. The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is now warning that if the trend […]

J.C. Penney Struggles to Avoid Same Fate as Sears – The Wall Street Journal

J.C. Penney Struggles to Avoid Same Fate as Sears – The Wall Street Journal

J.C. Penney Co.’s sales are falling, its stores are stuck in malls and the turnaround strategy keeps changing. Now, three months after the embattled retailer hired a new chief executive, a handful of senior positions remain vacant. The series of events is prompting analysts and other industry experts to question whether Penney can avoid the […]

Chicken wings, with a side of inspiration: We Dat’s adds third restaurant on West Bank – NOLA.com

Chicken wings, with a side of inspiration: We Dat’s adds third restaurant on West Bank – NOLA.com

Tillery, with chef Williams Jones Jr. and New Orleans rapper Dee-1 at the new We Dat’s Chicken and Shrimp restaurant in Marrero, which opens Jan. 21, 2019. (Photo by Ann Maloney, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)    Tillery said his goal is to serve tasty shrimp, chicken, catfish, wings and loaded fries  – and to create […]

Glaxo Chairman Hampton to step down ahead of split – Fox Business

Glaxo Chairman Hampton to step down ahead of split – Fox Business

GlaxoSmithKline Plc Chairman Philip Hampton will step down after more than three and a half years in the role, as Britain’s biggest drugmaker prepares to split its business into two. The announcement comes a month after GSK’s Chief Executive Emma Walmsley announced her boldest plans yet – to split the company into two businesses — one […]

EU’s antitrust cop lays groundwork for more tech scrutiny – The Associated Press

EU’s antitrust cop lays groundwork for more tech scrutiny – The Associated Press

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Silicon Valley’s notorious nemesis, Margrethe Vestager, plans to end her term as the European Union’s antitrust enforcer this year with a bang, laying out a long-term plan to intensify scrutiny of the world’s big tech companies. As the EU’s competition commissioner, Vestager is arguably the world’s most important tech regulator. Since […]

Scarlet Lady: Cruise like a rock star aboard Virgin Voyages’ first ship – CNN

Scarlet Lady: Cruise like a rock star aboard Virgin Voyages’ first ship – CNN

(CNN) — The words “cruise holiday” and “rock star” don’t usually go together. Unless you’re talking about Virgin Voyages’ first ship, the adults-only Scarlet Lady, which will depart Miami for the Caribbean in 2020. The Richard Branson-backed cruise line has just released renderings of the ship’s 78 luxury “RockStar Suites,” which will be located on […]

China data met with relief by stock markets, Brexit Plan B in focus – Investing.com

China data met with relief by stock markets, Brexit Plan B in focus – Investing.com

© Reuters. An investor watches a board showing stock information at a brokerage office in Beijing By Dhara Ranasinghe LONDON (Reuters) – World stock markets kept their nerve on Monday, as data showed the Chinese economy slowed last year, underlining the need for more stimulus from Beijing. European stock markets opened broadly lower () as […]

Hong Kong port: Experts say it should do more to compete with rivals – CNBC

Hong Kong port: Experts say it should do more to compete with rivals – CNBC

Hong Kong’s once world-beating port needs to raise its game or risk falling further behind competitors in Shanghai, Singapore and elsewhere, industry experts said. The city’s massive container facility has seen rivals, especially in mainland China, expand and improve at a faster pace, air and rail options for shipping goods increase and, more recently, uncertainty […]

Jury awards woman injured by cart at Kroger’s $2.7M – Atlanta Journal Constitution

Jury awards woman injured by cart at Kroger’s $2.7M – Atlanta Journal Constitution

MEMPHIS, TENN. —  A woman who was injured when a cart at a Kroger grocery store malfunctioned was awarded $2.7 million by a jury, lawyers said. Most read 1 20-year-old killed in fiery I-20 wreck was UGA student 2 Thousands sign petition for Saints-Rams rematch after blown call 3 2019 Super Bowl: How much are tickets? […]