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Popular Bridal Retailer Closes, Leaving Brides Without Dresses Popular Bridal Retailer Closes, Leaving Brides Without Dresses
- July 15, 2017

The company operates more than 60 Alfred Angelo Bridal Signature Stores in the US, and the store's gowns and dresses are also sold at more than 1,400 wholesale stores worldwide. A couple of bridesmaids I had this morning needed size sixes. Shifflett had picked out her wedding dress in March - and paid a $1,000 cash deposit toward the $1,500-plus dress and veil - and had gotten a call earlier this month that the dress was ready for alternations. (more...)
Speculation on Donald Trump visit dominates US Women's Open build up Speculation on Donald Trump visit dominates US Women's Open build up
- July 14, 2017

It already has, as Wie can attest. While waiting out a rain suspension during the second round at Thornberry Creek last week, Kerr said she wished people could "chill out" and not politicize everything. "I have my opinion and everybody is free to have their own opinion but for me, I think I'm just going to have a great week here, enjoy it and I'm excited to play the US Women's Open and not think [of] it in a political way". (more...)
Yellen says Fed watching slowdown in inflation Yellen says Fed watching slowdown in inflation
- July 13, 2017

The Fed also expects that "the ongoing strength in the economy will warrant gradual increases in the federal funds rate", noting that economic activity increased at a moderate pace over the first half of the year and the job market continued to strengthen, according to the report. (more...)
Open internet advocates join forces to protect net neutrality from internet providers Open internet advocates join forces to protect net neutrality from internet providers
- July 13, 2017

Alongside those joining protests from Amazon , Twitter and Snapchat is the dating site OkCupid , holiday service Trip Advisor, and adult video site PornHub - which also happens to be one of the most popular sites in the world, outranking MSN, Bing and Tumblr. (more...)
State election officials express frustration after meeting feds State election officials express frustration after meeting feds
- July 11, 2017

As for voter fraud , reality is probably somewhere between those who naively claim voter fraud is nonexistent and those who claim voter fraud is widespread. Those yet to offer a decision are: Idaho, Illinois, New Jersey, West Virginia and Hawaii. Kobach said the commission would cross-reference the data provided by states against federal databases to determine the number of non-citizens registered in each state, dead people still on the voter rolls and people registered in more than one ... (more...)
Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) Edged Up 1.53% Pre-Session Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) Edged Up 1.53% Pre-Session
- July 11, 2017

More details to follow soon, said Tesla in the statement. It is uncertain whether buyers will get the option to upgrade to a battery pack offering more than the base 215-mile range , as is the case with the current Models S and X. (more...)
Blac Chyna Makes Her First Legal Move Against Rob Kardashian Blac Chyna Makes Her First Legal Move Against Rob Kardashian
- July 09, 2017

Lisa Bloom says that she believes what Rob Kardashian did to Blac Chyna is a women's issues, and is another of example of a man humiliating and slut-shaming a woman after a break up by posting inappropriate photos of them, such as naked snapshots. (more...)
US employers add 222000 jobs; jobless rate rises to 4.4 percent US employers add 222000 jobs; jobless rate rises to 4.4 percent
- July 09, 2017

The unemployment rate picked up for the right reasons. Also, the unemployment rate among workers who are eligible for benefits held at 1.4 percent on the week. Employment in food services and drinking places also continued to increase in June, gaining 29,000. The U.S. labor market has been a bright spot in a long recovery marked by slow overall growth. (more...)
PM Modi promises long term visa for Moshe, his family PM Modi promises long term visa for Moshe, his family
- July 08, 2017

The Israeli prime minister accepted his Indian guest's invitation to his own country for an official visit. Modi's visit will likely see India finalise a $400 million deal to purchase Heron armed drones. Modi also achieved Moshes Indian nanny Sandra Samuels , who managed to escape with him from the Nariman Home which came less than assault by Pakistan-based Permit terrorists, and his grandparents Shimon and Yehudit Rosenberg . (more...)
Even Sridevi Fails To Impress In Cliché-Driven Revenge Thriller 'Mom' Even Sridevi Fails To Impress In Cliché-Driven Revenge Thriller 'Mom'
- July 08, 2017

She was last bollywood film was English Vinglish (2012) which was superhit and collected decent ampunt at box office. Starring Sridevi in lead, Mom is a story of a mother who avenges her daughter's rape in her own unique way after failed by the legal system. (more...)
Tesla's hotly anticipated Model 3 goes into production this week Tesla's hotly anticipated Model 3 goes into production this week
- July 04, 2017

The original Model 3 concept was announced years ago and pre-orders for the auto has already opened. During June, Musk told Tesla shareholders that production of the Model 3 would begin during July at its assembly plant in California, although he did not say when the first cars would be available in large quantities. (more...)
Oil Runs Above $46 As US Rig Count Dips Oil Runs Above $46 As US Rig Count Dips
- July 04, 2017

Libya'a oil output has rebounded from only 690,000 barrels a day at the start of the year, with Sharara, the country's largest oil field, resuming production last month. Prices will remain in contango, where near-term contracts are cheaper than long-dated ones, until year-end. As oil prices weakened, so indices retreated accordingly. (more...)
Senate health care bill would triple Oregon's uninsured rate, report finds Senate health care bill would triple Oregon's uninsured rate, report finds
- July 02, 2017

Tuesday morning's discussion at the University of Rochester's nursing school was led by Donna Frescatore, executive director of the NY State of Health insurance marketplace, and focused on one dominating topic - how the Senate Republicans' bill, the Better Care Reconciliation Act , could damage the state and endanger New Yorkers. (more...)
Britain, EU kick off Brexit negotiations Britain, EU kick off Brexit negotiations
- June 26, 2017

The UK expects that the European Union side will compromise on this point. Under the agreed structure talks about trade would follow the earlier tranche of negotiations, not be held in parallel, as previously requested by the UK. Another British official said May would offer "new elements" in a paper to be published next week. Brussels officials said they wanted to hear "what is actually the situation" surrounding the UK's departure from the bloc when the PM addresses her 27 ... (more...)
GOP senator: 'No way' health care bill should move forward
- June 26, 2017

President Donald Trump seemed to confirm reports that he called the House of Representatives' healthcare bill "mean" during a "Fox & Friends" interview that aired Sunday morning. A handful of Republicans senators have already come out against the bill in its current form, and with so little time to make amendments and so many voices in opposition, the BCRA might not make it to Trump's desk. (more...)
Russian Federation face decisive match against Mexico at Confed Cup Russian Federation face decisive match against Mexico at Confed Cup
- June 25, 2017

New Zealand goalkeeper Stefan Marinovic , who helped Unterhaching win promotion from the German fourth division last season, kept the score down with a superb second-half display. Keep an eye out for the top scorers on Mexico's team , like midfielder Raul Jimenez, defender Hector Moreno, and forward Oribe Peralta. We looked at how they played. (more...)
How did Otto Warmbier die? How did Otto Warmbier die?
- June 22, 2017

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis are expected to meet with Chinese officials Wednesday. Spicer said the USA is continuing to work with China to apply pressure on North Korea and said the United States has seen "positive movement" with China. (more...)
Data of almost 200 million voters leaked online by GOP analytics firm Data of almost 200 million voters leaked online by GOP analytics firm
- June 21, 2017

The data repository was located on an Amazon Web Services S3 " bucket " named 'dra-dw, ' which stands for Deep Root Analytics Data Warehouse. Deep Root said it believes only Vickery accessed the database during that time. The firm in question was hired by the Republican National Committee as a means of better understanding voters and thus helping them engage with voters better. (more...)
Whole Food shares keep rising, leading to bidding war speculation Whole Food shares keep rising, leading to bidding war speculation
- June 20, 2017

Its $230 billion market value dwarfs listed US grocers, including Target, Kroger and Sprouts Farmers Market, as well as private Albertsons. If shares remain above the acquisition price on the open market, it is very likely that shareholders at Whole Foods will reject the deal . (more...)
Trump wants to dismantle Obama-era Cuba policies Trump wants to dismantle Obama-era Cuba policies
- June 19, 2017

Obama ended it on January 12. Although Trump lost the Miami area to Hillary Clinton by double digits, he credits support from Cuban-Americans for helping him eke out a narrow victory statewide. Could there be a change In U.S. policy toward Cuba? Trump is not expected to reverse all of President Barack Obama's changes, which were seen as the most significant relaxation of tensions between the United States and Cuba since Fidel Castro's 1959 revolution. (more...)