Jack Cowin’s Hungry Jack’s just the charm for a West Coast Eagles win
Billionaire Rich Lister Jack Cowin reckons his fast-food franchise Hungry Jack's is a "good luck charm" for the West Coast Eagles. Hungry Jack's has been an on-off sponsor of the Eagles since the AFL club's inception in 1986. It has been there for its premiership wins but was not a sponsor in 2015, when the Eagles suffered a bruising grand…
NFL: Vance McDonald scores 75-yard touchdown for Pittsburgh Steelers
Vance McDonald scores a brilliant 75-yard touchdown for the Pittsburgh Steelers during their 30-27 victory against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Available to UK users only. Watch NFL This Week at 23:45 BST on Tuesday 25 September on BBC Two and BBC iPlayer.
How British prisons became a breeding ground for Islamist extremism
When Naweed Ali, Khobaib Hussain and Mohibur Rahman met up in Belmarsh prison in 2013, they had already broken terror laws. But it was not until after their beliefs were reinforced, as they mingled with fellow extremists in jail, that they turned their attention to wreaking bloodshed in the UK. Dubbing themselves as the “Three Musketeers”, they…
Meet the banks that are leading the flourishing deal market for pot stocks
Source: Dealogic Part of that has to do with the size of the deals — they're still relatively small and don't always capture the attention of the larger American banks. But even the bigger deals tend to be managed by Canadian firms, thanks to the lack of regulatory risk those firms face. While it's not…
Top Dow stock Nike is about to report earnings. Brace for a pullback, warns market watcher
Nike was under pressure after the bell Tuesday even after topping analysts' earnings and sales estimates for its recent quarter. The market watcher who called for a near-term pullback still sees a longer-term rally intact. "Longer term, the stock looks quite good," Matt Maley, equity strategist at Miller Tabak, told CNBC's "Trading Nation" on Tuesday.…