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  • World10 months ago

    Instant payment apps grow up. They’re not just for millennials anymore

    People tend to trust financial institutions, making mobile payments more attractive to older generations, according to Zelle, which recently studied how different age groups behave and...

  • World10 months ago

    The real World Cup final isn’t France vs. Belgium, it’s Nike vs Adidas

    “We see this as a brand-building event,” Rorsted said. “The direct financing impact is limited.” Adidas, which has been an official FIFA sponsor and partner since...

  • World10 months ago

    San Francisco leads the world when it comes to waste management 

    “If we can’t ban the materials sometimes we’ll put a charge on it,” she said. “We might ban a plastic bag and put a charge on...

  • World10 months ago

    Amazon Prime Day hauls will be more expensive to ship this year

    Consumers can breathe a sigh of relief about the higher fuel costs, at least for now. “There would be an impact to Amazon’s costs but you...

  • World10 months ago

    Pompeo visits Mexico, is urged to reunite migrant families 

    Discussions were expected to address ways to combat transnational criminal organizations, the U.S. opioid epidemic and trade tensions. But irregular migration across Mexico’s northern border into...

  • World10 months ago

    World Cup 2018 breaks viewing records across streaming platforms as soccer fans tune in

    Compared to Conviva’s Streaming Data Report from the first quarter of 2018, which saw an average of 20 minutes viewing time per session, the World Cup...

  • World10 months ago

    China floods wreak havoc, block roads and railways; more rain due

     VCG /Contributor/Getty Images An aerial view of flooded Taihe township on July 12, 2018 in Chongqing, China. The flood in Chongqing has submerged more than 1600...

  • World10 months ago

    UK police find source of Novichok nerve agent in small bottle

    Police officers are seen standing guard outside a residential address in Amesbury, southern England, on July 5, 2018 where police reported a man and woman were...

  • World10 months ago

    Thailand’s cave boys to be discharged from hospital next week 

    Tyrone Siu A board showing “Welcome home, boys”, is seen after rescue effort has begun for the 12 schoolboys and their soccer coach trapped in Tham...

  • World10 months ago

    Trump back in Scotland ahead of Putin talks 

    Trump has long professed a special connection to Scotland, the land of his mother’s birth. He owns two championship-level golf resorts in the country, including the...