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Hasbro Offers To Buy Mattel

GI Joe and Barbie could be set to shack up within the same company after toy making giant Hasbro made an offer to buy rival Mattel, according to reports. Mattel...


China Buys 300 Planes Worth $37 Billion from Boeing Co

Boeing has signed a deal Thursday the will have the airplane maker selling 300 planes worth over $37 billion to the China Aviation Suppliers Holding Company. T...


Kindle with your kale? Amazon to open shops in Whole Foods

In August, upon completion of its acquisition on Whole Foods Stores, Amazon immediately lowered prices of most of it's merchandise, across stores. Shoppers at...


Drive for gender pay equality 'going backwards'

Fawcett claims it uses the mean to take "into account the fact that more men than women are earning higher wages at the top". The groups call for "significant a...


Now you can really have Breakfast at Tiffany's

The striking interior décor incorporates industrial details that evoke Tiffany's craftsmanship and heritage. The new eatery, which opened on Friday, is an opp...


Nvidia Trades Higher On Massive Earnings

In the past 52 weeks the company's stock price has moved within the range of $66.76 to $212.90. Nvidia is at an inflection point as data center customers sw...


China's Single Day - bigger than Black Friday and expected to smash $20bn

China's Singles' Day is an entertaining festival widespread among young Chinese people, to celebrate the fact that they are proud of being single. Combining...


JC Penney same-store sales rose double what Wall Street expected

Shares of J.C. Penney (NYSE: JCP ) traded up 0.71% during midday trading on Monday, hitting $9.93. However, on Friday, J.C. Penney reported that its third-qua...


Target selling fidget spinners with high levels of lead

However, these toys could be on the way out as well. Some fidget spinners sold at Target may contain risky levels of lead, according to a new study from a c...


European Commission raises GDP growth forecasts

In its autumn economic forecast, the Commission said the Grand-Duchy's economy would expand by 3.4% this year and then by 3.5% and 3.3% in 2018 and 2019, respec...


#SorryNotSorry: Retailers Are Already Rolling Out Black Friday Deals

And while some retailers like Walmart have been open on Thanksgiving for decades, more are following suit to pursue consumers who want to start browsing and...


Pack Your Bags: WOW Air Is Offering $99 Flights to Europe

Flights now start at $99-one-way from JFK to popular European cities, including Paris, Frankfurt, Dublin, Copenhagen, Berlin, Amsterdam, and London. Mogensen ...


Former Yahoo CEO: Stronger Defense Couldn't Stop Breaches

The current and former chief executives of credit bureau Equifax, which disclosed in September that a data breach affected as many as 145.5 million USA consumer...


You can now purchase Hidden Valley ranch dressing by the keg

Hidden Valley Ranch has come out with a holiday outlet for what it calls "festive gifts for the ultimate ranch fan". They also said the keg coating has been ...



Apple settled on Jersey for new tax shelter after Irish rule change

They reveal how Apple sidestepped a 2013 crackdown on its controversial Irish tax practices by actively shopping around for a tax haven. The world's most va...


Lidl matches living wage guidelines, becomes highest-paying supermarket

The increase takes the voluntary United Kingdom living wage to £3.15 more than the mandatory minimum wage for 18- to 20-year-olds. Living Wage Foundation di...


Broadcom offers to buy mobile chipmaker Qualcomm for $103 billion

Qualcomm has a ( long ) pending acquisition , of chipmaker NXP Semiconductors NV, in the works - and Broadcom notes that its offer is not dependent on wheth...


AMD, Intel Team Up To Take On Nvidia In Gaming Laptops

Nevertheless, Intel did pointed out that the new processor is combination of Intel Core H-series CPU together with a semi-custom AMD Radeon GPU. Lapto...


Qatar Airways snaps up 9.6% of Cathay Pacific Airways

According to Reuters , Qatar Airways bought roughly 378 million of Cathay Pacific's shares from Hong Kong's Kingboard Chemical Holdings for about US$661 millio...


Check out video of Alabama's Deontay Wilder getting KO win over Stiverne

Wilder said that he isn't particularly interested in the fight but could get on board for $7 million. Alexander Povetkin a year ago and Luis "King Kong" Ortiz ...


Mortgage payments set to rise as Bank of England raises interest rates

Britain's economy appears to be picking up speed, according to a survey on Friday that will reassure the Bank of England a day after it raised interest rates ...


Rand Paul assaulted by neighbor

Mr Paul, the junior senator for Kentucky , suffered minor injuries as a result of the assault. This is a developing story. According to The Bowling Green ...


United States economy rebounds from slump by adding 261000 jobs

Nationally, Statistics Canada says the economy added 35,000 jobs in October but the unemployment rate crept higher, with more young people looking for work. I...


Unilever To Buy Tazo Tea From Starbucks For $384 Million

Tazo is primarily sold in grocery, convenience and mass merchant stores. In addition to Tazo, Unilever owns beverage brands Lipton and Brisk, both of which ...


Twitter employee deactivates Donald Trump's account for 11 minutes

The account was restored by 7:03 p.m. "Liberals were celebrating for the 15 minutes that Trump's Twitter disappeared, proving once again they love censorship ...


Tesla made a pitiful number of Model 3 cars in Q3

Beyond the headline figures that included its biggest quarterly loss ever ($671 million), the focus was expectedly on what the bottlenecks were and how Tesla...


Bitcoin Breaks More Records And Hits New All-Time High

The report suggests that Chinese regulators believe that Bitcoin might become a potential threat to the central bank of China, as it could potentially replace t...


Open Enrollment Begins November 1 With Important Changes

The enrollment period for 2018 ends December 1. "Most people who already have plans through the federal marketplace will be automatically re-enrolled, but Lod...


Whole Foods holds hiring event Thursday, includes 'on-the-spot' job offers

The company is hosting a National Hiring Day event on Thursday at all Whole Foods locations. As many as 6,000 jobs are available, including cashiers, culina...


Manufacturing barely manages growth in Oct, says PMI report

United Kingdom manufacturing activity and input prices both increased more than expected in October, a survey revealed on Wednesday, which was felt likely to in...


Tesla swings to $671m loss on Model 3 delays

Tesla's first mass market auto has been beset with manufacturing issues - and there' s no end in sight. "Don't miss the "forest" for the trees when considerin...


Hero cop who stopped terror attack: I was just doing my job

He was brandishing two guns, which later turned out to be a pellet gun and paintball pistol. Speaking at the news conference alongside O'Neill and New York ...


Deadly blast hits embassy district in Afghan capital

Afghan and Western security officials have said in recent days that they expected more attacks in Kabul in response to pressure being exerted on the Taliban a...


NIA may take over Jet Airways emergency landing case

Salla , a Mumbai-based Gujarati businessman mostly travels by Business Class and the officials suspected that he hold some grudges against the airline. The offi...


Sprint stock dives 11% over report T-Mobile merger is off

Indeed, one can't help but wonder what a combined T-Mobile and Sprint would have looked like, what with T-Mobile CEO waging all-out war on the competition - S...


USA pressure behind delay in vote for 'Greater Jerusalem Bill'

But the Israeli official said on condition of anonymity that the bill needs "diplomatic preparation", declining to elaborate further. The law stops short of a...


Paul Newman's Rolex auctions for $17.8M

Visit Phillips' homepage to see the lots' full list and results of this auction in NY. 6239 - considered the holy grail in the world of watch collecting - w...


Pak vs Sri Lanka T20I in Lahore

This was made possible because of the efforts of PCB Chairman and PSL Head Najam Aziz Sethi, who successfully conducted the PSL-2 final match in Lahore which ...


New security rules in effect on Thursday

The new measures began on Thursday. The checks being done at Changi and other airports aim to increase security without widening an in-cabin ban on laptops an...


PM Modi: Media should help make citizens aware about internal party democracies

He said that during the Jan Sangh era, which preceded the BJP, the view of the central leadership and the junior-most party worker was the same. Modi said it ...


Twitter loses nearly as many users as it gains every day

Over the past two years, Twitter has added an average of just under three million new users per quarter, which means Twitter is losing nearly as many old users ...


Market open: Sensex, Nifty hit fresh record high

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was flat in dollar terms. The 30-share BSE Sensex was down 47.50 points at 32995.00 and the 50-shar...


US Economy Grows 3.0 Percent In Third Quarter

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen cautioned last month that economic growth in the third quarter "will be held down" by the severe disruptions caused by the hu...


Bezos retakes title of world's richest man

Microsoft shares had climbed close to 7 per cent at the same time, also as a result of its third quarter earnings announced on Thursday at Wall Street's closin...


Ford earnings grow 63%

New Chief Executive Officer Jim Hackett is under pressure to please Wall Street. Ameriprise Financial Inc. increased its stake in Ford Motor by 17.5% in the sec...


Ivanka Trump pitches child tax credits on Hill

The White House adviser and daughter of the president appeared at a news conference Wednesday with Republican lawmakers to promote the proposal as part of the R...


Whirlpool to stop selling big-name brands at Sears

In a letter to its stores, Sears said Whirlpool was making "demands" that would make it too hard to sell the appliances at "a competitive price", AP reports. ...


AFTER HOURS: Buffalo Wild Wings, Amgen Inc and Las Vegas Sands Corp

The firm now has a "buy" rating on the restaurant operator's stock. The original version of this article can be viewed at https://stocknewstimes.com/2017/10/26/...


CIBC Asset Management Inc Raises Position in Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOGL)

Courier Capital LLC now owns 617 shares of the information services provider's stock worth $523,000 after purchasing an additional 45 shares during the last qua...