British regional airline Flybe ceases operations and cancels all flights

British regional airline Flybe ceases operations and cancels all flights

Collapses for the second time in three years 276 workers fired by administrators About 75,000 customers had future bookings Hurt by the delay in the delivery of planes Rivals see rebound in demand LONDON, Jan 28 (Reuters) – British regional airline Flybe ceased operations on Saturday for the second time in three years, with all … Read more

Reduced bonuses mean Wall Streeters live less fat

Reduced bonuses mean Wall Streeters live less fat

The princes of Wall Street lose their crowns and tighten their belts. Massive layoffs and reduced bonus checks promise to put a damper on the high-flying styles of once untouchable stockbrokers, money managers, investment bankers and hedge fund geniuses. Bloomberg BusinessWeek described Wall Street as being in “fallback mode.” Thousands of layoffs have happened or … Read more

Soy protein can help reduce levels

Soy protein can help reduce levels

Share on PinterestSome soy proteins may have cholesterol-lowering effects. Lucas Ninno/Getty Images Researchers have studied soy to determine why it may have the ability to lower cholesterol. Scientists studied different levels of two soy proteins, glycinin and beta-conglycinin. They noted that soy with increased levels of beta-conglycinin relative to glycinin was better able to regulate … Read more

Rays close to contract extension with Yandy Diaz

Rays close to contract extension with Yandy Diaz

The Rays and the infielder Yandy Diaz are close to finalizing a contract extension, MLB.com’s Mark Feinsand reports (Twitter link). The deal is a three-year, $24 million pact that contains a club option for 2026, according to Feinsand and MLB.com colleague Juan Toribio (by Twitter). Diaz is represented by the agency Octagon. The extension would … Read more

How to get rid of love handles? 6 tips for women

How to get rid of love handles?  6 tips for women

While the term “love handles” implies affection, there’s no woman on earth — at least, not one I’ve ever met — who loves her love handles. Also known as “muffin tops” (because instead of sitting flush with the waist of the pants, they hang over them like a muffin top), love handles are common among … Read more