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Circuit City to make comeback online next month

Circuit City to make comeback online next month

After almost a decade after going out of business, former Best Buy rival Circuit City is plugging back into the market. Under CEO Ronny Shmoel, who acquired the assets in 2015 after TigerDirect.com failed to make a go, Circuit City will employ various store concepts and ecommerce technology offerings, according to a press release. Read More

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Oil companies dispute climate lawsuit claims

Oil companies dispute climate lawsuit claims

Representatives for BP, ConocoPhillips and Exxon Mobil didn't immediately respond to requests for comment. It points to evidence that the companies, and the industry as a whole, knew of the damages they were causing and of the harm caused by burning fossil fuels, yet they misled the public by trying to hide that information while continuing work to expand the use of fossil fuels and increase profits. Read More

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Man United star tells Jose Mourinho he's leaving the club

Man United star tells Jose Mourinho he's leaving the club

The Daily Express have also linked Eden Hazard, Riyad Mahrez and Lyon star Nabil Fekir with the English giants, but there has been no concrete word on whether or not the club is looking into these three forwards. "I'm still here. If Manchester did not want me anymore, they would have said that for a long time". In the days following the final, one Dutch publication claimed to have hired expert lip readers to transcribe their chat, claiming Mourinho told the winger: "I want you, you are the ... Read More

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Packers 'preparing' to give Pettine job as defensive coordinator

Packers 'preparing' to give Pettine job as defensive coordinator

Pettine finished his two years as Browns coach with a 10-22 record, and spent the 2016 out of football before serving as a consultant for the Seattle Seahawks in 2017. The Packers fired Capers after a 7-9 season ended with Green Bay ranked 22nd in total defense and 26th in points allowed. Pettine has sat out the last two seasons, but apparently is ready to coach again in 2018. Read More

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Lidl and Aldi Britain's fastest growing supermarkets

Lidl and Aldi Britain's fastest growing supermarkets

This compares to sales growth for the big four United Kingdom supermarkets of 3.1% for Tesco PLC, 2.0% for J Sainsbury PLC, 2.1% for WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC, and 2.2% for Asda , part of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. "They tend to lose a little market share compared to earlier in the year as many shoppers return to the more traditional supermarkets in search of old favourites". Read More

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Samsung Electronics posts record-high profits for Q4

Samsung Electronics posts record-high profits for Q4

Samsung Electronics, the world's largest maker of memory chip, flat screen and TV, posted its biggest-ever operating profit in 2017, the South Korean company said Tuesday. Fourth-quarter sales were projected to have jumped 23.8 percent year-on-year to 66 trillion won. Tech shares had a bearish day ahead of the earnings season as analysts raised concerns over the impact of a stronger won and lower chip prices on major exporters. Read More

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Kodak Is Launching a Cryptocurrency for Photographers

Kodak Is Launching a Cryptocurrency for Photographers

On Tuesday, Kodak launched the KodakOne service, a technology based on the KodakCoin cryptocurrency and created to let photographers get paid when their photos are used without a license. Kodak CEO Jeff Clarke said that for many in the tech industry, "blockchain" and "cryptocurrency" are hot buzzwords but for photographers who've long struggled to assert control over their work and how it is used, these buzzwords are the keys to solving what has felt like an unsolvable problem. Read More

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U.S. spends record $306 billion on weather, climate disasters in 2017

U.S. spends record $306 billion on weather, climate disasters in 2017

In all, 362 people died in last year's 16 billion-dollar or more weather events. Hurricane Irma hit Florida in September and caused $50 billion in total damages, NOAA reports. The costs include estimates of both insured and uninsured losses. That is second only to 2011, when a massive natural disaster and tsunami in Japan fueled overall losses of more than $350 billion in today's dollars. Read More

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Switzerland beat Germany to win Hopman Cup

Switzerland beat Germany to win Hopman Cup

AS if chasing a 36-year-old wasn't frustrating enough, Roger Federer's rivals now know they're also being outdone by a part-timer. The world No.2 won 10 of the last 12 games of the match to steamroll the man many view as the prime challenger to the supremacy of the ageing big four. Read More

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The Trailer For Rose McGowan's E! Docuseries Is Inspiring As Hell

The Trailer For Rose McGowan's E! Docuseries Is Inspiring As Hell

For the first time , we will see the world through her eyes. In a now-deleted tweet , she also slammed Meryl Streep in particular for working with Harvy Weinstein. Viewers have also given mixed reviews to the protest. Eva Longoria said the blackout was "a meaningful show of female comradeship", adding: 'For years we've sold these awards show with our gowns, our attractive faces and glamour... Read More

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Nvidia partners with Uber, Volkswagen and Baidu

Nvidia partners with Uber, Volkswagen and Baidu

Xavier SoC features an octa-core custom CPU, a 512-core Volta GPU, 8K HDR video processors, and new deep learning and computer vision accelerators. Huang announced the new platforms in his Sunday night keynote address at CES. The systems can be enhanced throughout the life of the vehicle via software updates, and can gain new capabilities as further developments are made in autonomous driving. Read More

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'World's most expensive vodka' bottle found after Danish bar theft

'World's most expensive vodka' bottle found after Danish bar theft

Even with the contents gone, the bottle is reportedly still worth $1.3 million, so nobody really cares that it was empty when police found it. Police say the investigation is continuing. The bottle is now in the possession of the police after a member of the public found it on a building site in Charlottenlund - a suburban area on the coast, 10km (6 miles) north of Copenhagen . Read More

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China Says 32 People, Mostly Iranians, Missing After Oil Tanker Collision

According to China's Ministry of Transport the tanker, named Sanchi , hit the Chinese ship, CF Crystal , at around 8pm last night. Iran's oil ministry has confirmed that at least 30 Iranian citizens were missing in oil tanker incident. The tanker was carrying 136,000 tons (nearly one million barrels) of condensate and headed for South Korea. All 21 Chinese crew members on the bulk freighter have been rescued. Read More

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DeWanda Wise Is Joining The Cast Of Captain Marvel

With Anna Boden-Ryan Fleck at the helm as director and A-List movie stars like Samuel L. Jackson and Jude Law in the cast, she'll certainly be in good company. She can then use that energy as her superpower. Maybe that's a dream too far, but now Marvel have cast their first Black female co-lead so anything is possible... Read More

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Could General Electric Company (GE) Recover After Forming a Bearish Double Bottom?

Presima Inc who had been investing in Healthcare Tr Amer Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $6.02B market cap company. The stock increased 3.78% or $1.92 during the last trading session, reaching $52.72. (NYSE:EMR) rating on Monday, October 23. Barclays Capital maintained the shares of KEY in report on Friday, October 16 with "Underweight" rating. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Wednesday, June 21 by CLSA. Read More

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Kmart Set to Close Closing in Wicomico County

Kmart Set to Close Closing in Wicomico County

Helena Chamber president Cathy Burwell says many national chain stores are being forced to downsize, but doesn't believe the loss of these retailers will discourage other stores from coming to the Helena area. Local business leaders say the announcement that Helena's Kmart will close later this year is disappointing, but not surprising. Sears stores in Green Bay and Brookfield will, however, be closed in March or April. Read More

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Trending Stocks in Review: TransCanada Corporation (TRP), Express Scripts Holding Company (ESRX)

ESRX's overall volume in the last trading session was 3,530,232 shares. The stock was purchased at an average price of $61.13 per share, with a total value of $489,040.00. Its down 0.13, from 1.08 in 2017Q2. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: "Iguana Healthcare Management LLC Purchases Shares of 25,000 Express Scripts Holding (NASDAQ: ESRX )" was first reported by The Lincolnian Online and is the sole property of of The Lincolnian Online. Read More

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Uber co-founder Kalanick to sell part of stake

Uber co-founder Kalanick to sell part of stake

The deal values the company at nearly 40 billion euros - 30 percent less than its most recent valuation. Other investors also did not get to unload as many shares as they had hoped because of such widespread interest to sell. Waymo - previously known as the Google self-driving vehicle unit - which says Uber swiped its technology, has also sued it. His offer was negotiated down to 29 per cent because the tender was several times subscribed. Read More

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Alabama vs. Georgia: Road to the National Championship Game

Alabama vs. Georgia: Road to the National Championship Game

Nick Saban will be coaching in his 7th national championship game, while Kirby Smart will be coaching in his first title game. Kickoff between the Crimson Tide and Bulldogs is set for 8:00 p.m. "They're not just there for four years to play football, and the commitment to it at that level with Georgia and Alabama it's just unprecedented, and I think that's what makes them the great institutions that they are". Read More

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US Economy Adds 148000 Jobs in December, Unemployment Remains at Record Low

US Economy Adds 148000 Jobs in December, Unemployment Remains at Record Low

Saskatchewan had its first noticeable employment increase in 10 months as almost 5,000 jobs were added to the economy in December. "Employment gains occurred in health care, construction, and manufacturing", the BLS says. Looking at 2017 as a whole, employment rose 2.3 per cent for its fastest growth rate in 15 years. That trend is what's expected in such a long economic expansion. Read More

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Man 'smearing feces' causes United Airlines flight to be redirected to Alaska

Man 'smearing feces' causes United Airlines flight to be redirected to Alaska

Federal Bureau of Investigation agents and Alaska's Ted Stevens International Airport police met the passenger, who had co-operated with flight attendants after the foul episode aboard the Boeing 777. No injuries were also reported. He was then taken to a hospital for a psych evaluation and no charges have been filed according to KTVA . In a statement, United said the unlucky passengers were put up in hotels and that the airline would be working to get them to their destinations as soon ... Read More

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Helena Kmart closing is

Helena Kmart closing is "disappointing, but not surprising"

This is the latest in a round of closings of Sears and Kmart aimed at getting the company on solid financial footing. That is in addition to the 63 stores that will close at the end of January. But the troubled retailer has multimillions in loan payments due next year, which is one of the reasons it made yesterday's list of retailers who could file for bankruptcy in 2018 . Read More

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Safest year for Air Travel

Long established airlines such as Hawaiian and Finnair have flawless records in the jet era. Emirates has been named the world's safest airlines in 2017, according to a specialised study which was conducted by the Jet Airliner Crash Data Evaluation Centre (JACDEC) for the air industry magazine Aero International . Read More

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The FCC chairman received death threats before canceling his CES appearance

The FCC chairman received death threats before canceling his CES appearance

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai has pulled out of a scheduled appearance at next week's Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas - and tech analysts are speculating he did not want to take the heat for his agency's killing of net neutrality. A congressman also received a death threat regarding the net neutrality decision. Pai was slated to sit down with CTA president and CEO Gary Shapiro for a "candid conversation" covering "connectivity, spectrum issues, Next Gen TV, developments in ... Read More

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Flood Warning For Clare As Storm Eleanor Approaches

Flood Warning For Clare As Storm Eleanor Approaches

There could also be power cuts, and disruption to mobile phone services. The Environment Agency is expecting to issue flood alerts too, ahead of those high spring tides. He added: "It could remain more unsettled in the south". The Chief Forecaster said: "A swathe of strengthening winds is expected to affect England and Wales, arriving in the west initially, before pushing eastwards during the early hours of Wednesday". Read More

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LaLiga: Atletico Madrid officially unveil Diego Costa

LaLiga: Atletico Madrid officially unveil Diego Costa

He was officially presented alongside fellow Spain team mate Vitolo - who signed from Sevilla in July for £35.5m - before an open training session at the Wanda Metropolitano stadium, which local media said 20,000 supporters attended. Antoine Griezmann is Atletico's leading marksman with five league goals but Costa will have to prove his fitness as his last competitive game was for Spain in a World Cup qualifier against Macedonia on June 11. Read More

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U.S. oil prices hit highest since mid-2015 on surprise output drop

U.S. oil prices hit highest since mid-2015 on surprise output drop

The price for March Futures Brent oil grew by 0,67% to stand at $66,60 per barrel on the London ICE Futures Exchange. Crude stocks at the Cushing, Oklahoma, delivery hub fell by 1.6 million barrels, EIA said. Refiners have helped chip away at excess crude supply by turning it into products such as gasoline and diesel. Trading was typically thin at the end of the year, with many traders still on holidays. Read More

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East West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC) Insider Sells 5000 Shares of Stock

Ptc Inc now has $7.06 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.80% or $0.49 during the last trading session, reaching $60.83. About 720,486 shares traded. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.76 earnings per share. SunTrust Banks restated a "buy" rating and issued a $65.00 target price on shares of East West Bancorp in a research report on Thursday, October 12th. Read More

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Maine's minimum wage to increase to $10 an hour

Maine's minimum wage to increase to $10 an hour

A new year on Monday will bring a slight increase in New Jersey's minimum wage. Although the raise will help poor working Ohioans, but $8.30 per hour still leaves a full-time worker about $3,000 short of the poverty line for a family of three and this is why there is a push from many workers to pass a state-level $15 per hour minimum wage. Read More

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Frontier Communications Corp Stock in Q3 2017 Driven by Institutional Investors

It is common practice for investors to use the price-to-earnings ratio (P/E ratio or price multiple) to determine if a company's stock price is over or undervalued. Shelton Capital Management purchased a new position in Frontier Communications in the 2nd quarter worth about $111,000. BidaskClub upgraded Frontier Communications from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a research note on Tuesday, December 12th. Read More

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Bodycam Captures Squirrel Jumping at Officer

Bodycam Captures Squirrel Jumping at Officer

Body camera video showed the squirrel racing across the walls and table before lunging at the officer - giving him a "bright-eyed and bushy tailed' welcome". Two police officers got more than they bargained for when they came up close with a squirrel this week. 'The homeowner was very relieved that their uninvited guest was set free, ' they said on the post. Read More

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