How Jeffrey Epstein allegedly targeted girls from disadvantaged backgrounds who were most vulnerable to abuse

2019-07-27

Many of financier Jeffrey Epstein’s alleged underage victims were “particularly vulnerable to exploitation,” prosecutors said this week — and research on sex-trafficking survivors bears out their claim. Authorities on Saturday charged Epstein, a multimillionaire hedge-fund manager with social ties to Bill Clinton and President Trump, with sex trafficking of minors.Read More →

Organigram earnings: What to expect

2019-07-12

Organigram Holdings Inc. is expected to report fiscal third-quarter earnings Monday before the opening bell. The company says it will host a conference call at 8 a.m. Eastern time. What to expect Earnings: On average, analysts polled by FactSet expect Organigram Holdings Inc. to report earnings of C$0.03 a share,Read More →

Can you trust nursing home reviews?

2019-06-13

On June 3, 2019, Sen. Bob Casey (D-Pa.) and Sen. Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) released a report called Families’ and Residents’ Right to Know: Uncovering Poor Care in America’s Nursing Homes. It included a list of nearly 400 nursing homes around the country where inspectors found serious ongoing health, safety or sanitaryRead More →

This is the most deadly time in life to put on weight

2019-06-03

What’s considered optimum shape for people who are about to undergo cardiac surgery? Mortality in patients who had undergone heart bypass surgery was over four times higher in individuals with a high body fat mass, according to new research conducted by Dr. Xavier Leroy of the Department of Anaesthesia andRead More →

10 best retirement and investing articles published this week

2019-06-01

Here are must-read articles from MarketWatch to help you save for, and live, in retirement. Also included are stories on investing and consumer finance. 1. Retirement ideas — lowering senior-housing costs MarketWatch’s Best New Ideas in Retirement series continues. New technology and innovation can be used for senior housing thatRead More →