How payments firms are upgrading their service offerings to meet evolving merchant demands

In an increasingly digitized world, brick-and-mortar retailers are facing immense pressure to understand and accommodate their customers’ changing needs, including at the point of sale (POS).  More than two years after the EMV liability shift in October 2015, most large merchants globally have upgraded their payment systems. And beyond upgrading to meet new standards, many major …

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The US sanctioned Chinese and Russian entities for helping North Korea cash in on its billion-dollar smuggling schemes

The US sanctioned Chinese and a Russian entities on Wednesday for helping service the illegal cigarette and alcohol trade in North Korea.  According to the US Treasury, North Korea's cigarette smuggling has reportedly netted the Kim regime over $1 billion per year. Profits from the cigarette trade and other smuggling schemes are said to help …

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The season finale of 'Dr. Pimple Popper' featured a lipoma with a scary secret — here's a closer look at the episode

In the season finale of "Dr. Pimple Popper," Dr. Sandra Lee treated a woman with a lipoma on her butt — but it's no ordinary lipoma. Tests reveal that the patient, Taylor, has a fat deposit that's inside her spinal cord.  It's apparently linked to the bump on her backside, meaning that any removal procedure could be risky. …

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'I think it disrespects his wife': Kellyanne Conway finally reveals how she feels about her husband's fiery tweets about Trump

President Donald Trump appears to have created an ideological rift between White House senior adviser Kellyanne Conway and her husband, attorney George Conway, according to a Washington Post report published Wednesday. George gained notoriety for railing against the president on Twitter. Kellyanne said she's not a fan of George's critical views about her boss. "I …

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Marlins pitcher ejected on first pitch of game for beaning the hottest hitter in baseball

Atlanta Braves rookie Ronald Acuna Jr. had hit three straight leadoff home runs off of the Miami Marlins. To prevent him from getting a fourth, Marlins starter Jose Urena beaned Acuna with the first pitch of their game on Wednesday, prompting the benches to clear and Urena's ejection from the game. Acuna would attempt to return …

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