Locked in tight duel in Iowa, Trump stresses need to win state

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump, locked in a tight race with Texas Senator Ted Cruz in Iowa, on Saturday stressed the importance of winning the state that holds the first U.S. nominating contest of the 2016 election season.


Rule #1 For A Successful Startup: Hire The Right Key Employees

The day we hired our first sales rep to work for our startup, we loaded up his trunk with the first couple of cases of our product. When he came back later, the trunk was empty and we gave him some more. “OK”, you’re hired – now you can work tomorrow too”.

Powerball jackpot jumps to $900 million, fueling American fantasies

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Dreaming of overnight riches, millions of Americans anxiously awaited Saturday evening’s drawing in the multi-state Powerball lottery, hoping to win a jackpot that has climbed to a record $900 million after a last-minute frenzy of ticket sales.


French ‘heart attack boy’ hailed

A five-year-old French boy who saved his father’s life by cycling to get help after he had a heart attack is praised for his courage.

UK supermarket Asda sees volatile sales in 2016

LONDON (Reuters) – British supermarkets will face heavy pressure on sales this year, with stagnant demand from consumers and price competition from discount chains, the chief executive of Asda said.

UK supermarket Asda sees volatile sales in 2016

LONDON, Jan 9 (Reuters) – British supermarkets will face heavy pressure on sales this year, with stagnant demand from consumers and price competition from discount chains, the chief executive of Asda…

Alaska-to-Denver flight diverted to Vancouver, suspect arrested – authorities

(Reuters) – A United flight en route to Denver from Anchorage, Alaska, was diverted on Saturday to Vancouver where a suspect was arrested due to “security concerns,” authorities said.