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Mall Staple Claire's Files For Chapter 11 Bankruptcy


Claire's, the chainstore known for its tween jewelry and ear piercing, declared bankruptcy on Monday, the latest retailer to succumb to the online shopping revolution. Claire's, known for its ear-piercing program, operates in 99% of USA malls, according to the company's court filing. "We will complete this process as a healthier, more profitable company". Read More »

Hammerson Rejects "Entirely Opportunistic" Klepierre Approach


Hammerson's investors are yet to approve that takeover, leaving Klepierre, which wants to buy Hammerson on a "standalone basis", with a window to disrupt the deal. It added that its aim was start to a "constructive dialogue" with the British company. In a statement reacting to the Klepierre announcement, Hammerson said: "The approach by Klépierre is unsolicited and entirely opportunistic in its timing, and the Board of Hammerson has unanimously rejected the Proposal on the grounds that it ... Read More »

Cambridge Analytica Whistleblower Appears on Today


Cambridge Analytica and its CEO were not immediately available to comment. "Every day we have teams looking for new data sets", he told the site. Journalists at Channel 4 went undercover as potential clients and met with senior staff at the company, including Nix, in a series of meeting over the course of several months. Read More »

Alibaba To Invest A Further $2 Billion Into Lazada


Lucy Peng Lei, who is now chairman of Lazada, will take over as chief executive officer after Alibaba acquired control of the company in 2016 with an investment of $1 billion and further increased its stake to 83 per cent with another $1 billion previous year. Read More »

NK foreign minister Ri to visit Sweden


Sweden acts as diplomatic representative in North Korea for the United States, which has no embassy there, and has helped with the release of US citizens held by the reclusive state. A Japanese government source said Abe communicated Japan's stance to Moon "from the perspective of what would be most effective" to settle the abductions of Japanese nationals by North Korea in the 1970s and 1980s. Read More »

Coca-Cola to start making alcohol


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Not Again! United Airlines Diverts Flight Because Dog Accidentally Loaded Aboard


Flight 3996 was traveling from Newark to St. Louis. On Monday, a French bulldog died on a Houston-to-New York flight after a United flight attendant told its owners to put the dog , in its carrier, in an overhead bin. "This poor family paid $125 for their pet to be murdered in front of them". Returning that dog from Tokyo, the airline actually charted a private jet and flew the 10-year-old German shepherd, named Irgo, to reunite it with its family Friday. Read More »

Analyst's Take on Atomera Inc (ATOM) and Qts Realty Trust Inc (QTS)


The stock had a trading volume of 687,829 shares, compared to its average volume of 2,378,460. Cedar Realty Trust Inc (NYSE:CDR) had a decrease of 9.95% in short interest. The firm has a Return on Assets (ROA) value of 0.70%. (NYSE:KR). Symons Capital Management owns 373,121 shares or 1.89% of their USA portfolio. 353,150 are held by Bridgeway Mngmt. Read More »

SA election: Record number of voters casting ballots in unpredictable poll

South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill said that the battery would benefit the broader community, Xinhua news agency reported. Polling booths are open across South Australia as a record number of voters decide the next government on Saturday in what many see as the most unpredictable election in the state's recent history. Read More »

United Airlines under scrutiny following dog's death and second dog mix-up

Irgo's misadventure began a day after a French bulldog puppy died aboard a United flight after a flight attendant required a passenger to put her pet carrier in the overhead bin. And the Harris County District Attorney's Office, in Texas, told a local news outlet that its animal-cruelty task force would conduct an investigation into the death. Read More »

Met Office amber warning for snow and ice in Lincolnshire

Drivers have been urged to be prepared before setting out on journeys this weekend, with Highways England advising motorists to avoid trans-Pennine roads "if possible". Patrick's Day will be a cold and windy day that will continue to get colder through the afternoon with scattered showers progressively turning more wintry". Read More »

How Insiders and Institutions are Trading Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO)

Cisco Systems (NASDAQ: CSCO ) last announced its earnings results on Wednesday, February 14th. It has underperformed by 10.02% the S&P500. Ameriprise Financial Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO ) shares. The insider BARTZ CAROL sold $7.59 million. Shares for $578,740 were sold by MCGEARY RODERICK C. $625,751 worth of stock was sold by SARIN ARUN on Tuesday, February 20. Read More »

Abe tells Moon of Japan's intention to talk with N. Korea


Moon now has his wish granted as he prepares for a meeting in late April with Kim and basks in the global glow of having engineered another upcoming summit-previously thought wildly unlikely-between the American and North Korean leaders. But we're not naive, we don't think we can solve the world's problems. South Korea's presidential office said Abe expressed hopes for talks with North Korea following the pair of key summits. Read More »

Beast from the East may be back this weekend


The worst of the weather will be across London and the South East and the Midlands and southern Yorkshire - all from around 4pm tomorrow afternoon, and into Sunday morning. Amber warnings for snow and ice - meaning a potential risk to life - are in place for the Midlands and southwest England from Saturday. However it will feel as cold as -8° across Saturday and Sunday. Read More »

Sweden, North Korea talks extended to Saturday


The Swedish ministry said a statement summarizing the talks will be made available Friday. Ri's visit comes nearly a week after the surprise revelation that U.S. we're not there yet, ' Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven told news agency TT. Earlier, Lofven had said that Stockholm is willing to host the historic summit. Read More »

New York Energy Giants Raise Electricity Costs For Crypto Miners


Mayor Colin Read proposed the moratorium. A city in upstate NY has become the first in America to effectively ban any new commercial-grade cryptocurrency miners from powering up. The low cost of electricity has enticed a number of mining operations to set up shop, but the reduced cost for commercial electricity wasn't meant to support these power-hungry enterprises. Read More »

Moscow will expel British diplomats in poisoning standoff


Putin's spokesman, Dmitry Peskov, said shortly afterwards that any suggestion that Putin was involved is "a shocking and unforgivable breach of the diplomatic rules of decent behavior". The tit-for-tat expulsion follows after the poisoning of a former Russian spy and his daughter in London on March 4. "We have no dispute with the Russian people", he said. Read More »

Little Caesars to Offer Free Pizza After UMBC Upset of Virginia


Employees, officers and directors of Little Caesar Enterprises, Inc. The combo offers pizza lovers a four-slice deep dish pizza with a 20 oz. drink. No calling, waiting or online ordering necessary. 16 seed beating a No. 1 seed, and that had literally never happened in the history of the NCAA Tournament. Headquartered in Detroit, Michigan, Little Caesars is the largest carryout-only pizza chain in the United States**. Read More »

Just Eat (LON:JE) Price Target Raised to GBX 1050

The stock of National Express Group PLC (LON:NEX) earned "Overweight" rating by JP Morgan on Friday, July 29. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have assigned a hold rating, ten have issued a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company. Read More »

London train bomb teen found guilty of attempted murder


Ahmed Hassan , 18 was found guilty of trying to kill the passengers on board in an underground train that was heading to central London on 15 September previous year, prosecutors said. British authorities have been criticized for failing to foresee that Hassan, who had shown signs of depression and trauma, might act violently. Hassan also told the London court that he had been abducted by Daesh and trained for three months on how to kill. Read More »

Russian Federation may use chemical weapon on New York — Haley warns UN


Putin's spokesman denounced the claim as "shocking and inexcusable". Relations between Britain and Russian Federation have fallen to levels not seen since the Cold War after Prime Minister Theresa May on Wednesday expelled 23 diplomats, severed high-level contacts and vowed both open and covert action following the attack. Read More »