Free Rita's Italian ice for 1st day of spring

Despite the Winter Weather Advisory in place for Tuesday, March 20, Rita's Italian Ice is offering its annual "Free Ice Day" to celebrate the first day of spring . According to Rita's website , the company gave away almost 1 million cups of ice i... More..

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Yankees, Red Sox nearing deal to play regular season games in London
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Yankees, Red Sox nearing deal to play regular season games in London

The Yankees most recent global trip came during spring training 2014 when they played a two-game series against the Marlins in Panama City as a tribute to Mariano Rivera, a native of Panama who retired after th...More..

Singapore is the most liveable city in Asia
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Singapore is the most liveable city in Asia

The survey ranks 450 cities throughout the world, considering 39 factors within 10 categories; consumer goods, economic environment, housing, medical and health considerations, natural environment, political an...More..

Key US indices plunge; Facebook leads sell off
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Key US indices plunge; Facebook leads sell off

Other tech companies also fell. Apple lost 1.53 percent while Alphabet fell 3 percent and Microsoft declined 1.8 percent. The S&P 500 lost 11.84 points, or 0.430231 percent, to 2,740.17. An activist investor ...More..

by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

IShares 3-7 Year Treasury Bond (IEI) Declines 0.08% for Mar 18

Sometimes it can be tricky to decipher fact from fiction in the stock market. Of course every investor would like to enter the stock market and see sizeable profits right off the bat. Year to date performance ...More..

Pedestrian killed by self-driving Uber auto in Arizona, police say
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Pedestrian killed by self-driving Uber auto in Arizona, police say

The company quickly suspended testing in Tempe as well as in Pittsburgh , San Francisco and Toronto. Arizona has also welcomed other companies working on driverless technology, leading The Arizona Republic...More..

by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

QTS Realty Trust (QTS) Downgraded to Hold at Jefferies Group

The company has market cap of $803.61 million. Invesco holds 1.16 million shares. The Kroger Co. (NYSE:KR) has declined 16.08% since March 19, 2017 and is downtrending. The stock has "Overweight" rating by Barc...More..

by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Investor Interest Amplifies Stock EV For Spire Inc. (NYSE:SR)

About 1.03 million shares traded or 41.18% up from the average. The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ:GT) has risen 17.26% since March 18, 2017 and is uptrending. As per Wednesday, March 30, the company ra...More..

Gold futures slip 0.16 per cent on global cues
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Gold futures slip 0.16 per cent on global cues

At the Multi Commodity Exchange, gold for delivery in April declined by Rs 83, or 0.27 per cent, to Rs 30,335 per ten grams in business turnover of 327 lots. MSCI's main 47-country world stock index fell 1.1 ...More..

Putin wins big to seal fourth term amid rigging allegations
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Putin wins big to seal fourth term amid rigging allegations

But that stability has been bolstered by a suppression of dissent, the withering of independent media and the top-down control of politics called " managed democracy ". By the end of the day, Golos said it ha...More..

Our gender pay gap report for 2017
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Our gender pay gap report for 2017

Channel 4's mean pay gap, calculated by adding up the pay of all men and all women and dividing it by the number of employees of that gender, is higher than other media companies that have reported. The median ...More..

Police catch thieves in the act trying to steal from Costco
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Police catch thieves in the act trying to steal from Costco

As police were interviewing the woman in the auto, officers standing at the emergency exit could hear someone attempting to open the doors. Police say the suspects, a 30-year-old man and a 21-year-old woman, ...More..

Your Toys 'R' Us closing questions answered
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Your Toys 'R' Us closing questions answered

The company could not provide specifics, but liquidation dates may vary across stores. The company expanded to become one of the world's leading toy retailers, with about 2,000 stores. In recent weeks, the co...More..

It's Smaller Than A Grain Of Salt
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

It's Smaller Than A Grain Of Salt

It's an evolution of IBM's " crypto anchor " program, which uses a variety of methods to create what amounts to high-tech watermarks for products that verify they're, for example, from the factory the distrib...More..

GKN stakes upped as Melrose offers GBP1bn pension cash
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

GKN stakes upped as Melrose offers GBP1bn pension cash

Nearly a quarter of Melrose's shares are on loan to short sellers hoping its pursuit of GKN will fail - figures that have risen sharply in the last few days. GKN's management team has presented an alternative...More..

EPS for Oracle Corporation (ORCL) Expected At $0.66
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

EPS for Oracle Corporation (ORCL) Expected At $0.66

Among 42 analysts covering Visa Inc. The stock increased 0.12% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $85.57. About 14.44M shares traded. (NYSE:SPR) has risen 15.24% since March 19, 2017 and is uptre...More..

Prudential Financial INC Continues to Hold Position in Coca Cola Co (KO)
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Prudential Financial INC Continues to Hold Position in Coca Cola Co (KO)

Prudential Financial Inc who had been investing in Coca Cola Co for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $185.34B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.31% or $0.55 during the last trading session...More..

Vladimir Putin wins fourth Russian presidential term with 77% of the vote
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Vladimir Putin wins fourth Russian presidential term with 77% of the vote

The videos came as Putin comfortably extended his rule of Russian Federation for another six years, winning 76.67 percent of the vote - his highest victory ever. Authorities used both the carrot and the sti...More..

by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Antero Midstream GP (AMGP)

Beach Investment Management Llc who had been investing in Magellan Midstream Partners L for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $13.52 billion market cap company. Ajo LP holds 0.08% in Hawaiian...More..

Kroger's Fred Meyer plans to phase out firearms business
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Kroger's Fred Meyer plans to phase out firearms business

The firearms category represented about $7 million in annual revenue and "sales continue to decline", according to the company release. They added: "We made the decision early last week after evaluating chang...More..

Dairy Queen's serving up FREE ice cream cones Tuesday
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Dairy Queen's serving up FREE ice cream cones Tuesday

No matter if you said "yes" or 'heck, yes, ' Dairy Queen has you covered. In 2017, more than $300,000 was given to local hospitals as part of the promotion. Share them by commenting below or on our Facebook ...More..

VW to Introduce 5-Seat Atlas Concept in NY
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

VW to Introduce 5-Seat Atlas Concept in NY

A teaser sketch shows the smaller Atlas with a more streamlined profile and a unique facade to help provide a bit more visual distinction between the siblings. Volkswagen announced on Monday that it will build ...More..

Volkswagen to Climb Pike's Peak with Newly Named ID R Pikes Peak
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Volkswagen to Climb Pike's Peak with Newly Named ID R Pikes Peak

VW has confirmed it will be returning to the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb in 2018, with 2017's victor Romain Dumas set to hop behind the wheel of a custom race auto called the ID R Pikes Peak. "The I.D. ...More..

Betting machines should have £30 stake limit, says Gambling Commission
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Betting machines should have £30 stake limit, says Gambling Commission

The UK Gambling Commission has given the UK Government its blessing to cut stakes on the "crack cocaine of gambling ", fixed odds betting terminals , to £2. Carolyn Harris MP described it as "outrageous" th...More..

Majority believe Japan PM bears some responsibility for altered documents
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Majority believe Japan PM bears some responsibility for altered documents

Support ratings for his Cabinet have plunged below 40 per cent in four separate media polls at the weekend, but he said it is now his task to look into why the doctoring happened, and to win back public trust. ...More..

Uber suspends self-driving auto program after Arizona pedestrian death
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Uber suspends self-driving auto program after Arizona pedestrian death

The vehicle was in self-driving mode at the time of the crash, the news outlet cites Tempe police as saying. An Arizona woman has died after being hit by a self-driving vehicle operated by Uber. "Our hearts g...More..

Reigning AL MVP Jose Altuve nearing five-year extension with Astros
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Reigning AL MVP Jose Altuve nearing five-year extension with Astros

He agreed in 2013 to a deal that originally guaranteed $12.5 million from 2014-17 and includes club options for 2018 at $6 million and 2019 at $6.5 million. Last season, Altuve batted an AL-best.346, with 204 h...More..

Ear-piercing, jewelry store giant Claire's files for bankruptcy
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Ear-piercing, jewelry store giant Claire's files for bankruptcy

The company announced it will be keeping its stores open and is working to restructure debt. It will see lenders including Elliott Management and Monarch Alternative Capital inject 575 million USA dollars of ...More..

United States trade groups urge Trump to stop planned China tariffs
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

United States trade groups urge Trump to stop planned China tariffs

In a letter first reported Sunday by the Wall Street Journal , 45 U.S. trade groups representing everything from the high-tech industry to apparel vendors and auto parts importers said planned tariffs on Ch...More..

CEO Quits at Micro Focus International Sending Shares Plunging
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

CEO Quits at Micro Focus International Sending Shares Plunging

It is now up to Loosemore and [new CEO Stephen] Murdoch to make the deal work and get Micro Focus back on track, or they will start to face some stiff questions over strategy and therefore pay. The previously l...More..

UK Mall Operator Hammerson Rejects $6.8 Billion Bid From French Rival
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

UK Mall Operator Hammerson Rejects $6.8 Billion Bid From French Rival

The FTSE 100, which closed at 7,164.14 on Friday, opened 30 points lower. "On 8 March 2018, Klépierre made a proposal. with the intention of engaging in a constructive dialogue regarding a possible offer", says...More..

by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Colony Group LLC Has $1.02 Million Stake in Intel Co. (NASDAQ:INTC)

Intel Corp now has $239.48B valuation. The stock had a trading volume of 38,948,825 shares, compared to its average volume of 32,340,000. Intel (NASDAQ: INTC ) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, Ja...More..

Yet another IndiGo flight grounded in Delhi
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Yet another IndiGo flight grounded in Delhi

Indigo confirmed that one of the two aircraft saw metal chips in the left engine while other aircraft was withdrawn due to hydraulic leakage. Pratt and Whitney (P and W) President Robert F. IndiGo had on Frid...More..

by | Monday, March 19, 2018

United Airlines diverts flight after dog put on wrong plane

Before the diversion, the pilot announced the plane was landing in Akron because of " mis-boarded cargo ", a passenger told WUSA9-TV in Washington, D.C. The plane diverted to Akron so that the dog could be deli...More..

Alibaba commits to Lazada with fresh $2bn investment
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Alibaba commits to Lazada with fresh $2bn investment

Lazada will now be further integrated into the Alibaba ecosystem. The company first invested in Lazada in 2016, with Dollars 1 billion. It held an 83 percent stake prior to the investment, which now totals $4 b...More..