April 17th, 2014
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Phillip Morris shares are down 2.9% to $82.35 in trading on Thursday following a disappointing first quarter earnings report.Net income for the tobacco company fell 12% to $1.88 billion, or $1.18 per share, from $2.13 billion, or $1.28 per share. Must Read: Warren Buffett's 10 Favorite Growth Stocks STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks ...April 15th, 2014
Swaths of rainforest affected by 'narco-deforestation' caused by landing strips and roads built by and for drug traffickers According to Kendra McSweeney: "Drug trafficking is causing an ecological disaster in Central America." McSweeney, a geographer at Ohio State University, is the co-author of a recent report on the little-known phenomenon of "narco-deforestation" that is destroying huge ...April 17th, 2014
Chaguanas West MP Jack Warner has not filed any applications in the High Court to challenge or dispute world football governing body FIFA’s claims it provided over TT$103 million (US$16 million) to purchase the land and finance the construction of the Centre of Excellence, Macoya, for the benefit of regional soccer, says Attorney General Anand Ramlogan.April 16th, 2014
All things considered, Nha Trang, Vietnam, has one of the lowest costs of living of any city in Southeast Asia or the world.April 8th, 2014
American Airlines Group Inc. announced changes to the frequent-flier programs and checked-bag policies on Tuesday. — A new charge of $25 to check a bag from the U.S. to Mexico, the Caribbean or Central America, starting immediately. — The fee for checking a second bag between Europe and the U.S., Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Canada or South America rises to $100 from $60 for tickets ...