Metlife says it failed to pay some pensions, flags hit to reserves

Metlife Fails To Pay 600,000 People!

Metlife Inc failed to pay pensions to potentially tens of thousands of people and will have to strengthen its reserves because of the costs of finding and repaying them, the New York insurer said. Metlife said in a filing on Friday that it believed the group missing out on the payments represented less than 5 […]

Prose raises $5.2 million for custom shampoo

 TechCrunch is reporting… Whether your hair is straight, curly, color-treated or oily, the texture is unique. And a newly launched startup called Prose thinks your hair products should be, too. Prose is working with hair salons and stylists to build custom formulations for clientele. They’ll not only take into account a person’s hair type but whether […]

A Foolish Take: Teens still prefer Snapchat to Facebook

The generation gap between social networks remains wider than ever.

As more adults join Facebook (NASDAQ: FB), more teens are retreating to Snap’s (NYSE: SNAP) ephemeral messaging app Snapchat to avoid their parents’ prying eyes. Piper Jaffray’s biannual “Taking Stock with Teens” survey confirmed that trend, with 47% of surveyed teens calling Snapchat their “favorite” social networking media platform — up from 35% a year […]

Medinas Wins $500,000 Forbes Under 30 Summit’s Global Change The World For-Profit Competition

Forbes #Under30Summit Changing The World For A Profit

Four finalists competed on stage during the 2017 Forbes Under 30 Summit on October 2 in Boston Runners-up included TARA.AI, Flux Bio Sciences and Tesloop #Under30Summit BOSTON (October 2, 2017) – Forbes, Sound Ventures and Rough Draft Ventures (powered by General Catalyst) today announced that Medinas won the Forbes Global Change the World […] Read […]

2018 Edition of the Forbes 30 Under 30 List

Seventh Annual List Highlights 600 Youthful Visionaries and Industry Leaders Who Are Transforming Our World

Seventh Annual List Highlights 600 Youthful Visionaries and Industry Leaders Who Are Transforming Our World The 30 Under 30 magazine issue features four covers, including Bumble’s Whitney Wolfe Herd, Kendrick Lamar, Zedd and Karlie Kloss NEW YORK (November 14, 2017) – Forbes released today the seventh annual “30 Under 30” list (p. […] Read The […]

Tech leads S&P above 2,600 Amazon, other retail stocks gain

By Tanya Agrawal and Rama Venkat Raman

The benchmark S&P 500 and the blue-chip Dow Jones industrials posted weekly gains for the first time in three weeks while the Nasdaq Composite posted its best weekly performance since the week to Sept. 1. The stock market had a half session on what is known as Black Friday, the day after the Thanksgiving holiday […]

Isodiol International Inc Signs Binding Agreement to Acquire 100% of C3 Global Biosciences

November 24, 2017 – Vancouver, BC – Isodiol International Inc. (CSE: ISOL) (OTC: ISOLF) (FSE: LB6A.F) (the “Company” or “Isodiol”), a global Bioactive Phytoceutical innovator specializing in the development of pharmaceutical and wellness products, is pleased to announce that it has entered into a binding agreement to acquire 100% of C3 Global Biosciences (C3GBS), a cause-driven […]

Tencent joins Facebook, Apple, and Amazon in the $500 billion club

$500 billion club just got bigger

Chinese tech giant Tencent has had a stellar year, and on Tuesday, it became the first Asian company to be worth more than $500 billion. As we can see in this chart from Statista, the company is now more valuable than Facebook. Tencent’s stock has more than doubled this year, largely thanks to the surge […]

12 year old girl sues Jeff Sessions in fight to legalize medical marijuana

Alexis Bortell says she taking her case to court because she needs cannabis to treat her severe intractable epilepsy.

A 12-year-old girl is a mission to get medical marijuana legalized and she’s going head-to-head with Attorney General Jeff Sessions in a lawsuit to make it happen. Read The Full Article @ #YahooFinance