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State police have set up a checkpoint on Route 402 North, just past the Blooming Grove police barracks where one trooper was killed and another was wounded during an ambush Friday night. Officers are stopping motorists and asking if they witnessed anything.
6 hrs ago | The Motley Fool
Amazon is leading the online revolution Retailers delivered largely disappointing financial performance during the last holiday season. The unusually cold weather was clearly a relevant factor behind lackluster sales data, but the online retail revolution is a much more serious and permanent threat for many brick-and-mortar operators.
10 hrs ago | Daily Herald
Apple Inc. Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook, after three years of incremental changes to products created under Steve Jobs, delivered on his promise to take the world's most valuable company into new categories including wearables and payments. Apple recently revealed a smartwatch with health and fitness capabilities, and smartphone-like features such as maps and messaging.
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Sweetwater recently hired three nationally known music professionals: producer and keyboard player Phil Naish ; drummer and vocalist Nick D'Virgilio ; and guitarist Don Carr . Ken W. Stalcup joined Baden Gage & Schroeder, certified public accounting and business consulting firm, as an expert in forensics, fraud and litigation.
The Georgia O'Keeffe Museum in New Mexico said Friday it will sell three works by the American modernist painter to benefit its acquisitions fund. Going on the auction block is one of O'Keeffe's most well-known flower paintings - "Jimson Weed/White Flower No.
Some of hip-hop and R&B's biggest acts from Kendrick Lamar to Nas are expected to perform at the fifth annual ONE Musicfest in Atlanta. It will be 12 hours of non-stop music at the one-day festival, which will take place Saturday at Aaron's Amphitheatre at Lakewood.
Dead Companies Walking: How A Hedge Fund Manager Finds Opportunity in Unexpected Places by Scott Fearon, discusses methods for spotting doomed businesses, and how they can be extremely profitable investments. First a little something on the book and then a link to a very interesting article about the book.
The owners of Volusia Mall, who expect to complete a nearly $5 million face-lift project next month, aren't done with efforts to revitalize the Volusia-Flagler area's largest shopping center. CBL & Associates officials are considering a plan to add a cluster of restaurants in front of the mall along International Speedway Boulevard in a project whose working title is "Volusia Mall Streetscape."
Aubrey Drake Graham known as Drake performs during the Drake vs. Lil Wayne Tour at Aaron's Amphitheatre at Lakewood on Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014, in Atlanta. Rap stars Drake and Lil' Wayne performed at USANA, and it turned into a busy night for police who responded to a shooting in one incident and were forced to use a Taser on a concert-goer in another.
In this May 2, 2014 photo provided by Adam Myers is Myers with his fiancee Sloan Braith on her 20th birthday at Target Field in Minneapolis . Adam, from North Branch, Minn., and Sloan will have a special guest at their wedding in a state park near the Twin Cities on Saturday, Sept.
They often liquidate and go out of business. Founded in 1921, the Fort Worth, Texas-based RadioShack said on Thursday that it may file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in the United States, potentially adding itself to the list of non-food retail chains that have disappeared from American strip malls and shopping centers in recent years.
The Georgia O'Keeffe Museum has decided to sell three works by the American modernist painter to benefit its acquisitions fund. Among those to go on the auction block is one of O'Keeffe's most well-known flower paintings - Jimson Weed/White Flower No.
The paintings could fetch upward of $30 million and $20 million at Sotheby's New York galleries on Nov. 10. The auction house on Friday detailed some of the 2,000 items being sold in several sales that could bring more than $100 million. Among Mellon's jewelry is a Fancy Vivid Blue diamond estimated to bring up to $15 million on Nov. 20. SAN DIEGO - Bai Yun, the San Diego Zoo's giant female panda, has been known to chew on bamboo up to 12 hours a day, so when she chipped a lower tooth, veterinarians had to fix it.
Retailer Hudson's Bay cut its second-quarter loss to $36 million and saw its revenues jump almost 87 per cent, boosted by sales from U.S. luxury retailer Saks Inc. Hudson's Bay reported a loss of 23 cents per diluted share from continuing operations. That compares with a loss of $66 million, or 55 cents per diluted share, in the same quarter last year.
A lawsuit against Sears Canada Inc. and its U.S. counterpart by its Hometown Store dealers has been granted class-action status by an Ontario court. The lawsuit by more than 250 current and former operators of Sears Hometown Stores allege Sears Canada and Sears Roebuck and Co.
A recent data breach at retailer Home Depot and a leak of celebrity nude pictures from Apple's iCloud service raise questions about the companies' data security practices, two U.S. senators said Thursday. Sens. John "Jay" Rockefeller, a West Virginia Democrat, and Claire McCaskill, a Missouri Democrat, asked Apple and Home Depot for information on their security practices.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 05:27 pm
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