Economy

by | January 03, 2019 | 05:28

Netflix is expected to announce the news in the next few days. Activision Blizzard's tumultuous 2018 ended last night with a regulatory filing that announced the firing of their Cheif Financial Officer (CFO) Spencer Neumann . Mr Neumann did not immediately respond to requests to comment. Neumann has served in a variety of finance roles including at Walt Disney Co. As for what's happening over at Activision in the interim, the company's Chief Corporate Officer (CCO) Dennis Durkin has ...

by | January 03, 2019 | 00:10

The doughnut chain promised the mourning officers Tuesday that more doughnuts were on the way. The driver of a Krispy Kreme doughnut truck noticed his vehicle was smoking on New Year's Eve, so he called 911. The University of Kentucky Police Department chimed in with a message of support. "We hope you like sprinkles". "That's what we can do to ease their pain".

by | December 31, 2018 | 00:06

A source told the Times the source of the attack was a " foreign entity ". The attack led to distribution delays in the Saturday edition of The Times , Tribune , Sun and other newspapers that share a production platform in Los Angeles, the Los Angeles Times reported .

by | December 29, 2018 | 16:39

CNBC reported Sears was still operating a little under 700 stores when it filed for bankruptcy on October 15. Employees, the release said, were notified of the closures Thursday. That's in addition to 182 stores already slated for closure, including 142 by the end of 2018 and 40 by February. Minnesota stores include the three-level location at the Mall of America, which was not originally on the list of stores closing.

by | December 28, 2018 | 15:30

NY fire officials said they were investigating the "transformer incident" after receiving numerous reports of "explosions" in Long Island City and Astoria. Inbound flights were held at their point of origin during this time. Social media was ablaze with pictures of the sky, which flickered and was so bright it appeared to be day.

by | December 27, 2018 | 10:25

At the same time, President Donald J. Trump's trade war with China and the Federal Reserve's policy on interest rates have clouded the outlook for global economic growth. Recent selling in oil "has felt less fundamentally driven and more a function of the overall market meltdown as increased equity volatility and growing macro concerns have weighed on a number of asset classes", wrote analysts at Tudor, Pickering & Holt in a morning comment.

by | December 27, 2018 | 08:13

After a weekend and two holiday days for federal employees, Wednesday was the first regularly scheduled workday affected by the shutdown. Democrats have said they will not provide Trump with additional funding beyond $1.6 billion already allocated for a border wall.

by | December 25, 2018 | 12:52

It's Christmas time. Whether you're looking for something last-minute to get for your Christmas meal or you need some stocking stuffers or gifts, you may be interested in visiting a Dollar Store near you. On Boxing Day Extra stores will be operating reduced hours of 9am-6pm, whilst Express stores will generally stay open between 8am and 10pm. Sheetz will be open 24/7, offering free coffee to customers on Christmas and New Year's Day .

by | December 25, 2018 | 10:10

Last year, Christmas Eve fell on a Sunday, so government employees did not get an extra day off. County offices, CLOSED Monday and Tuesday. Christmas Day is Tuesday, Dec. LCBO and Beer Stores will be closed December 25 and 26. They will remain closed for Christmas and Boxing Day . The drop-off centers will be open on December 24.

by | December 20, 2018 | 10:51

There were multiple reports of drone sightings since the initial report of 2 drones at 2103 GMT on Wednesday, Gatwick said. London's Gatwick airport was forced to suspend flights overnight on Wednesday after two drones were repeatedly sighted over the airfield.

by | December 20, 2018 | 09:26

Companies are reported to have been able to read and delete messages, and it isn't clear if users were explicitly told what access and permissions they had. This could apply to sharing the content of private messages, friends' lists and other information that Facebook gave its partners access to. The oldest deals date back to 2010, but all were active in 2017.

by | December 19, 2018 | 12:12

No illnesses connected to those lettuce and cauliflower have been reported. You may want to check your refrigerator as the E. Coli outbreak for romaine lettuce is expanding. The lettuces were sold to wholesales in California, Colorado, Oregon, Texas, Pennsylvania, Washington, and Canada. Red Leaf Lettuce - Adam Bros. The products were imported by Adam Bros.

by | December 18, 2018 | 11:58

By contrast, Google didn't hold a public competition before deciding to expand its NY office, and the company says it didn't seek special tax breaks connected to the NY expansion. Google already owns a city block of Manhattan that holds the Chelsea Market building, but it will expand its presence in the city once again. It also makes sense for Google as NY has been the centre for their core advertising business, Cordwell added.

by | December 15, 2018 | 06:15

Hemp is also a cannabis plant that looks very much like its cousin, marijuana, and the US government has treated it as an illegal drug for decades. Trump has 10 days to sign or veto the $867 billion bill; his signature is considered nearly certain as Congress scrambles to finish its work before this session ends December 21.

by | December 14, 2018 | 11:14

Speculation has been mounting over the future of the Prime Minister , with fears that a heavy defeat of her Brexit Deal in the Commons could result in a vote of no confidence in the government from Labour , a decision which has been echoed by Jeremy Corbyn .

by | December 14, 2018 | 10:08

The board at the November 19 meeting had agreed to set up a committee to determine the appropriate levels of reserves the central bank ought to hold. Arun Jaitley, India's Minister of Finance and Corporate Affairs, acknowledged Patel's departure. Gadkari, who handles many key infra ministries, wondered if government is held responsible for the economic situation, then how can RBI work autonomously.

by | December 14, 2018 | 09:56

The company considers the altitude to be the boundary of space, which contradicts a long-held view that it is reached at 62 miles (100km). Then, the VSS Unity activates its rockets to push itself even faster, turning upward at the same time.

by | December 14, 2018 | 09:03

The U.S.is now imposing a 10 percent duty on imported aluminum and a 25 percent duty on imported steel. Chinese vehicle dealers also perked up their shares, hoping that the temporary US-China treaty will help improve the domestic market. Auto sales in the world's second-biggest economy declined for a sixth consecutive month in November, bringing the market closer to its first annual drop in at least two decades.

by | December 13, 2018 | 06:23

OPEC and its partners, which together account for about half of global output, say a glut in the market has led to oil prices falling by more than 30 percent in two months. While ministers met on Wednesday, Trump tweeted that the "world does not want to see, or need, higher oil prices!" Yesterday, the price of Brent crude oil edged up as some of the major oil producers in the world agreed on a last-minute deal to decrease their output.

by | December 11, 2018 | 01:15

The major winter storm that just pummeled the Southeast brought Whitetop, Virginia , two feet of snow, parts of West Virginia 20 inches, parts of North Carolina nearly 19 inches as double-digit totals were reported in South Carolina , Tennessee and as far west as Texas.