Kraft Heinz shares fell to their record low on a slew of bad news, mainly centering on a multi-billion dollar write-down, which had investors wondering if years of rigorous cost cuts came at the expense of losing the value of marquee Kraft and Oscar Mayer brands. Kraft Heinz shares fell to their record low on a slew of bad news, mainly centering on a multi-billion dollar write-down, which had investors wondering if years of rigorous cost cuts came at the expense of losing the value of marquee Kraft and Oscar Mayer brands. Kraft Heinz, controlled by Brazil's 3G Capital and Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway, has been combating higher transportation and commodity costs by tightening overall expenses. Kraft also hit investors with the announcement of a regulatory probe, a chop in its dividend and a quarterly loss. "Kraft Heinz results confirmed all our worst fears - plus more," Guggenheim Partners' analyst Laurent Grandet said in a note.
Irish people in Britain will still be able to access healthcare, benefits and education despite mounting fears that a no-deal Brexit is looming. Special deal agreed for Irish living in the UK after Brexit, but Government has no plan to avoid hard borderThe UK government last night set out fresh guidance on rights under the Common Travel Area (CTA) between Ireland and Britain. Meanwhile, the Irish Government still has no plan for how a hard Border can be avoided in Ireland in a crash-out Brexit scenario. He said he still doesn't believe a no-deal Brexit will happen but "we have to plan for it just in case." The Department of Foreign Affairs said avoiding a hard border was "the Government's priority in all circumstances".
The leopard, meanwhile, is a fellow hired ranger with whom an uneasy on-off alliance (there really is no other kind in the novel) persists. He is a shape-shifter, able to transform from man to cat (both alluringly wretched-smelling, of course) and back again. But there are whole swathes of this to endure which can make this middle bulk hard work. The magical conspiracy underlining Tracker's quest becomes increasingly knotted as characters bicker and bosh one another. Hopefully this is just scene-setting for slightly more linear storytelling in books two and three.
Over the course of four albums, O'Neill has shown herself to be one of the most distinctive Irish musicians of her generation. Her latest offering, Heard a Long Gone Song, is among 10 to be shortlisted for the Choice Music Prize. This year, she will be up against another Villagers' album, The Art of Pretending to Swim, and many critics expect Villagers to walk away with the award again. "I've always loved that song," O'Neill says. Lisa O'Neill plays the Liberty Hall Theatre, Dublin tonight and will be performing at the Choice Music Prize live event on March 7Indo Review
R Kelly has surrendered to police in Chicago after an arrest warrant was issued for him on ten counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse. Greenberg went on to say that all of the accusations against Kelly, including those in the recent documentary Surviving R Kelly, are false. Avenatti blasted back minutes later on Twitter: 'Steve Greenberg is exactly what R Kelly deserves. R Kelly has been charged with 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse involving several victims including minors. He is seen above performing in 2016This all comes in the wake of the Lifetime series Surviving R Kelly.
February 23, 2019 02:24 UTC
And Sofia Richie and Scott Disick were side by side while starting the weekend off with a visit to a friend's house in Beverly Hills on Friday. The 20-year-old model was dressed down in a longsleeved blue shirt and ripped jeans during her outing with her other half. On the go: Sofia Richie and Scott Disick started off their weekend with a stop by a friend's house in Beverly Hills FridaySofia rounded out her look with sunglasses, a cross necklace, and black peep-toe mules. The American beauty blasted claims that she's a party girl, bluntly stating: 'I'm not a party girl and I really don't like the paparazzi.' And, when she and Scott do go out for date nights, Sofia claimed they prefer to keep them low-key.
February 23, 2019 02:24 UTC
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are to be banned from walkabouts during their three-day trip to Morocco which starts today, according to reports. A royal source told the newspaper: 'The decision was taken to not include a walkabout in Morocco over fears for the duke and duchess’s safety. On her whirlwind trip to New York, Meghan was pictured heading to dinner at Ralph Lauren's restaurant The Polo Bar in New York City on Tuesday night along with a few of her closest friends (left). Teachers are falling to the ground', cried out demonstrator Naima Kalaii, who came from eastern Morocco to join the protest. The royal couple are no stranger to large crowds, and in October Meghan was rushed out of a sweltering market in Fiji following a security scare and 'crowd control' issues.
February 23, 2019 02:05 UTC
The 52-year-old Grammy winner has been charged with 10 counts of aggravated sexual abuse, against four alleged victims, including at least three between the ages of 13 and 17. Greenberg said R Kelly had offered to sit down with prosecutors before charges were filed to discuss "why these charges are baseless". R Kelly maintains his innocence and looks forward to being acquitted at trial, according to his lawyer. In 2008, a jury acquitted Kelly of child pornography charges over a graphic video that prosecutors said showed him having sex with a girl as young as 13. (Image: Getty Images for BET)Legally and professionally, the walls began closing in on Kelly after the release of a BBC documentary about him last year and the multipart Lifetime documentary Surviving R Kelly, which aired last month.
February 23, 2019 02:05 UTC
A new report suggests that New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft may not be the biggest name involved in a prostitution sting in Florida. New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft has been charged with two counts of soliciting prostitution at a Florida spa that is allegedly tied to an international human trafficking ring, police said Friday. Jupiter police have charged New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft with misdemeanor solicitation of prostitution. In addition to the Patriots, Kraft also owns the team's field, Gillette Stadium, and the MLS's New England Revolution. Patriots owner Robert Kraft (right), and his wife Myra (left), walk the sidelines at Gillette Stadium prior to the kickoff of the New England-Kansas City game.
February 23, 2019 02:04 UTC
Or so seemed to be the message of the three-part television series The Irish Revolution which concluded during the week on RTÉ. Based on the bestselling book, The Atlas of the Irish Revolution, this television history did not actually do justice to that book and its layers; instead, it opted for a voice-of-God narrative that was too reverential. In the final programme, much was made of the departure of British troops from Southern Ireland in January 1922. Some of these compromises were acknowledged, but emphatic declarations were still too apparent in The Irish Revolution series. They are wise words and we should heed them in excavating the War of Independence and Civil War periods.
Source:The Irish Times
February 23, 2019 02:01 UTC
Guardiola is surprised that Mauricio Sarri is facing the sack at Chelsea just seven months after taking over. “It was never in the media that I’d be sacked if they lost this game or another game. When we lost there and when we won here, my opinion of Sarri and his teams is always high. “When we reviewed the game against us here, maybe people won’t believe me, but they did incredible things.”(Image: REUTERS)What channel is Chelsea vs Man City on? Yet he says City will not watch the game at Old Trafford because they will be focused on their own preparations.
February 23, 2019 01:52 UTC
Paul Hollywood and his girlfriend Summer Monteys-Fullam have reportedly taken the next step in their relationship and bought a puppy together. The Bake Off presenter, 54, and his love, 23, allegedly bought the Rottweiler as a 'test to see whether they should have children together in the future', reports The Sun. Paul and Summer began a relationship following his split from wife Alex, who became embroiled in an argument with his new girlfriend while shopping in Marks and Spencer's recently. Next step: Paul Hollywood and his girlfriend Summer Monteys-Fullam have reportedly taken the next step in their relationship and bought a puppy togetherA source told the publication: 'Paul and Summer have got a Rottweiler as a puppy. Split: Alex and Paul, who have a 16-year-old son together, announced their split in following the revelation of the star baker's second affair (pictured in 2015)Alex and Paul, who have a 16-year-old son together, announced their split following the revelation of the star baker's second affair.
February 23, 2019 01:49 UTC
Jihadi bride Shamima Begum's lawyer uploaded a photo shaking hands with Jeremy Corbyn to Facebook two years ago, it has been revealed. Mr Akunjee sparked outrage last week with a string of comments defending the jihadi bride, including comparing Begum's treatment to soldiers in shellshock during World War I. Writing in July 2014 Mr McDonnell said: 'Will you be warning any British citizens considering engagement with the IDF that such engagement may put their British citizenship in jeopardy? Shamima Begum and her friend fled to Syria by flying to Istanbul and getting a bus across Turkey to the ISIS capital, Raqqa. For those holding joint citizenship it does not entail making them stateless'.
February 23, 2019 01:45 UTC
The 34-year-old Keeping Up With The Kardashians star had launched the fashion brand in 2016 and 21-year-old Jordyn had been prominent on the site. (Image: mirror.co.uk)(Image: mirror.co.uk)Jordyn was part of Khloe's #goodsquad and had her own page on the Good American website. Following tryst with NBA star Tristan, 27, Jordyn has now been removed and all references to the one-time friend of the family are now gone. (Image: mirror.co.uk)(Image: mirror.co.uk)After being sent packing by Kylie, Jordyn "wants to apologise and make everything right." Since moving back in with her own family, Jordyn is apparently "completely remorseful" and is spending every night "crying with her mum and sister".
February 23, 2019 01:41 UTC
An LBC radio presenter who was the victim of a “racist attack” has said he would like to meet his assailant. An LBC radio presenter who was the victim of a “racist attack” has said he would like to meet his assailant. Maajid Nawaz said a white male set upon him from behind outside the Soho Theatre in London on Monday night. Speaking on Sky News programme The Pledge, he said: “I would like for this man… I hope he’s listening. Mr Nawaz hit out at people on the “far-left” who were “already politicising this attack” and those on the “far-right” who were “callously casting doubt on the fact this racist attack even happened”.
February 23, 2019 01:40 UTC