Two of the world’s largest tobacco companies have filed suit against the British government in an effort to overturn new laws aimed at stamping out the use of cigarettes. Philip Morris International , which owns the rights to brands such as Marlboro, said the new legislation on plain packaging illegally deprived it of its trademarks […]

Economists love the idea of a cashless society. So, increasingly, do consumers.

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…and she’s very, very sorry.

Wifi Master Key lets users crowd source login credentials for China’s ubiquitous hotspots.

German leader says there’s no way round working with the technocrats that Athens loathes.

He talked about Rand Paul, too

Fears about competition spook investors