Altria invests $372 million in Swiss tobacco company Burger Sohne as cigarette sales fall

Altria will invest $ 372 million to sell On, an oral-derived nicotine pouch brand, adding another nicotine product to its growing portfolio. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up … Read more…

Tobacco company Philip Morris starts life insurance firm that offers discounts to smokers who quit

Philip Morris International, the tobacco company that sells Marlboro cigarettes around the world, is getting into the life insurance business. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% … Read more…

National Enquirer’s parent company says it’s likely to sell the tabloid ‘in the near future’

Earlier, The Washington Post reported that efforts to sell came after the hedge fund manager who controls American Media Inc. through his fund "became 'disgusted' with the Enquirer's reporting tactics." Media BEST DEAL UPDATE: Watch COPA anywhere with Univision NOW … Read more…

Trump’s company plans to expand check of employees’ legal status following report that it hired undocumented workers for years

The decision to use the E-Verify program is the first acknowledgment that Trump’s private business has failed to fully check the work status of all its employees, despite his claims otherwise during the 2016 campaign. Politics SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: http://www.acrx.org … Read more…

U.K.-based fintech company Nutmeg raises $58 mln in latest funding round

U.K.-based online wealth manager Nutmeg said https://www.nutmeg.com/nutmegonomics/goldman-sachs on Tuesday it raised $ 58.2 million in funding from Goldman Sachs Group Inc, proceeds of which will be used mainly for international expansion. Reuters: Company News SPECIAL DISCOUNT DEAL: Find the Best … Read more…

The Amazon-Berkshire-JPM health venture just hired first female exec, from a big insurance company

Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and J.P. Morgan have hired Dana Safran from Blue Cross Blue Shield.  Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL … Read more…

Inside Facebook’s ‘war room,’ where the company is fighting to stop election manipulation

Facebook's roughly 900-square-foot room, which it recently showed to journalists, is a visual representation of the company's commitment to dramatically improving communication and security ahead of the U.S. midterms. Media BEST DEAL UPDATE: Watch COPA anywhere with Univision NOW – … Read more…

Walgreens takes minority stake in makeup company Birchbox. Hopes to lure customers to beauty aisles

Walgreens will experiment with adapting Birchbox's concept to some of its stores, stocking shelves with more "prestige" makeup brands, dedicating more floor space to Birchbox and allowing customers to "build your own Birchbox" at Walgreens. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: … Read more…