Thursday January 17-th, 2019

All the Stores Opened and Closed on Christmas 2018 All the Stores Opened and Closed on Christmas 2018

Several retailers will close their doors at 6 p.m. on Christmas Eve , but others have later hours including Gordman's (8 p.m.), CVS (9 p.m.), Big Lots (10 p.m.), Target (10 p.m.), Walgreens (12 a.m.). As for GO Transit, Christmas Eve will se...

Christmas Eve store hours 2018: Is Walmart open?

Fast food restaurants like Popeyes, KFC, and Bojangles' will also remain open on Christmas Eve . If cooking on Christmas Eve for Christmas Day becomes too much and ordering a pizza seems like the best option, there are several pizza restaurant...

US Treasury Chief Convenes Calls With Top US Bankers US Treasury Chief Convenes Calls With Top US Bankers

Treasury Secretary called the CEOs of six major banks Sunday in an apparent attempt to stabilize jittery markets. The loss for the S&P 500 put the index into bear market, where it joined the Nasdaq. Markets plunged after the Trump administration sent...

Asia markets sink after Fed hikes interest rates Asia markets sink after Fed hikes interest rates

Three years ago, the Fed began moving away from the near-zero rate that had been in place since the peak of the global financial crisis. If wage gains do end up exerting inflationary pressure, the effects likely won't be felt for months, at whi...

Christmas opening times for Tesco, Sainsbury’s, Lidl and Aldi 2018 Christmas opening times for Tesco, Sainsbury’s, Lidl and Aldi 2018

On Christmas Eve , all Target stores will open at 7:00 a.m. local time and close at 10:00 p.m. or 11:00 p.m. local time. Canada Post is open until 4 p.m. Christmas Eve , while Dollar General closes at 10 p.m. On New Year's Eve Aldi stores will o...

Mnuchin calls big U.S. banks after huge stock market falls Mnuchin calls big U.S. banks after huge stock market falls

Mnuchin, who was reportedly vacationing in Cabo, released a statement that said the CEOs of six large banks confirmed they had enough liquidity for lending and market activities. "We have so much stress testing, they're so regulated, when I saw he ...

Christmas Eve store hours 2018: Is Target open?

The Eastwood Mall closes Christmas Eve at 6 p.m. and is closed on Christmas Day . Calgary Transit will operate on a Sunday level of service for trains and buses on Christmas Eve and Boxing Day . Lidl shops will be open from 8am on Christma...

US Market Indexes Continue Losses Thursday US Market Indexes Continue Losses Thursday

The benchmark S&P 500 index ended a brutal week down 7% Friday, led by big drops in former market favorites like Facebook and Amazon. All told, the Dow fell 414.23 points Friday to 22,445.37. The S&P 500 index rose 2 points, or 0.1 percent, to 2,...

Retailers pin hopes on Christmas shoppers out for Super Saturday Retailers pin hopes on Christmas shoppers out for Super Saturday

It's also infamous for being the longest wait at nearly any shopping center. It ranks as the second busiest shopping day of the season after the Black Friday sales on the day after Thanksgiving. A risk which is forcing so many other last-minute shopp...

Holiday Travel Tips from the TSA Holiday Travel Tips from the TSA

If you are traveling by air this holiday season, the TSA recommended arriving at the airport two hours before domestic flights and three hours before global flights. To avoid any holiday heartache at the airport cooper suggest planning ahead for your...

Indiana Private Sector Adds Jobs, But Unemployment Grows In November Indiana Private Sector Adds Jobs, But Unemployment Grows In November

IN continues to have the lowest unemployment of the surrounding states. The state's unemployment rate is 0.1 percent higher than the previous month and 0.2 percent higher than the same month in 2017. IN remains lower than the national rate, which r...

Oil rises as OPEC output cuts seen deeper than expected Oil rises as OPEC output cuts seen deeper than expected

U.S. crude inventories fell by 497,000 barrels in the week to December 14, the U.S. Energy Information Administration said, smaller than the decrease of 2.4 million barrels analysts had expected. Brent is set to drop 9.4 per cent for the week. Whil...

Ghosn Re-arrested, Hopes for Posting Bail Dashed Ghosn Re-arrested, Hopes for Posting Bail Dashed

The allegations are now more aligned with those of Nissan , which has accused Ghosn of misusing company assets and ousted him as chairman quickly after his arrest. NHK reported that prosecutors could also press further charges, which would furthe...

FCC fines Swarm $900,000 for unauthorized satellite launch FCC fines Swarm $900,000 for unauthorized satellite launch

Not good! As penance, Swarm Technologies will have to pay the aforementioned $900,000, and now has to submit pre-launch reports to the FCC within five days of signing an agreement to launch, and at least 45 days before takeoff. "All these activities ...

Shares price of Tencent up 4.5% following announcement of game ban lift Shares price of Tencent up 4.5% following announcement of game ban lift

China is working to issue approvals for games that have passed the examination process, an official with the Publicity Department of the Communist Party of China Central Committee said Friday. "We're confident that after the publishing license approv...

Hemp and CBD To Become Legal in 2019 Hemp and CBD To Become Legal in 2019

As of now cannabinoid, or CBD , and tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC, which are active ingredients in FDA-approved drugs, can not be part of food, or sold as, or in, dietary supplements, according to the FDA . "President Trump signed a Farm Bill into l...

Mistaken rifle report causes lockdown at Calgary airport on busy travel day Mistaken rifle report causes lockdown at Calgary airport on busy travel day

The airport reported there was no risk to the public and reopened the airport shortly after the disruption. "Security precautions were taken at the location but at this time we can confirm there is no active shooter", Smith said. "There were some i...

TSA, CBP employees still working in MI despite partial government shutdown TSA, CBP employees still working in MI despite partial government shutdown

Pence's vote advanced the 47-47 tally Friday after a marathon, five-hour voting session in the Senate that dragged on as senators rushed back to Washington. The Homeland Security employees who will keep working include about 150,000 from the Coast Gu...

Australians to save on power bills thanks to renewable energy Australians to save on power bills thanks to renewable energy

Who will be the target audience of Renewable Energy industry? Renewable energy certificates are achieved by those who generate electricity from renewable sources including solar, hydro, biomass, and wind, with an agreement to not sell the electri...

Jennie-O Recalls Raw Ground Turkey Products Jennie-O Recalls Raw Ground Turkey Products

More than 200 people from across the United States have fallen ill, 84 of them hospitalized, from an ongoing salmonella outbreak linked to raw turkey products that prompted a second voluntary recall on Friday, the U.S. The turkey items were produce...

Facebook Developing Cryptocurrency for WhatsApp Transfers Amidst Another Privacy Scandal Facebook Developing Cryptocurrency for WhatsApp Transfers Amidst Another Privacy Scandal

Backed by fiat currency: According to the report , Facebook is developing a crypto-token that would be backed by traditional currency, like the USA dollar. According to the World Bank , people sent $ 69 billion back home to India previous yea...

BlackBerry Profit Beats as Bets on Autonomous Technology Pay Off BlackBerry Profit Beats as Bets on Autonomous Technology Pay Off

The company's total revenue was flat at US$226-million, held up by growth in its "technology solutions" segment, which includes its connected-car QNX software, and through licensing and intellectual property (IP). On the New York Stock Exchange, whic...

Bank calls 911 on black man cashing check Bank calls 911 on black man cashing check

Meanwhile the police confirmed to Cleveland 19 that there was no fraud on behalf of McCowans. "He never picked up the phone", he told WOIO . McCowns was handcuffed and placed in the back of a police cruiser. An employee then asked for a fingerprin...

Mnuchin says market’s negative reaction to Fed ‘overblown’ Mnuchin says market’s negative reaction to Fed ‘overblown’

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on concerns over the potential impact of computerized trading on market volatility, the Federal Reserve's interest rate hike strategy, the market reaction to the Fed and USA trade negotiations with China .

Govt cuts GST rate on 23 items: Here's what will get cheaper Govt cuts GST rate on 23 items: Here's what will get cheaper

Among other cuts he announced were on movie tickets, where those costing up to Rs 100 have been brought down from 18 to 12 % and those priced above Rs 100 from 28 to 18 %. Similarly, cutting rates on auto parts would cost the exchequer Rs 20,000 c...

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