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Tess Torelli January 23, 2018

World-renowned singer, songwriter and performer Neil Diamond has announced his retirement from touring after being diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease. Acting on medical advice, Diamond cancelled the upcoming Australia and New Zealand legs of his 50th Anniversary tour, which were set to commence in March. Parkinson’s disease is a long-term degenerative disorder which affects the motor […]

Tess Torelli January 23, 2018

Four teams around the world have been racing to complete spacecrafts capable of landing on and exploring the moon’s surface. However, none are close enough to launch for Google to justify extending the deadline. Team SpaceIL is short on funding and the other three — Moon Express, TeamIndus and Synergy Moon — will not be […]

Tess Torelli January 22, 2018

Abercrombie & Fitch shares jumped Monday after the retailer raised its fourth-quarter guidance. The retailer said it expects same-store sales to be up in the high-single digits, compared with the previous outlook of low-single-digit gains. Net sales for the quarter is now expected to increase in the low-teens, compared with the previous guidance of an […]

Tess Torelli January 22, 2018

Bitcoin and other major digital currencies dropped sharply Monday morning. Bitcoin briefly tumbled to a low near $10,376 on Coinbase around 9 a.m. ET, marking a loss of more than 11 percent over the last 24 hours. Bitcoin traded near $10,720 as of 9:24 a.m. ET, on Coinbase, the leading U.S. marketplace for buying and […]

Tess Torelli January 22, 2018

Kohl’s is “sleeping with the enemy” and that’s a good thing, according to Jefferies analyst Randal Konik. It’s no surprise Amazon has been dubbed the enemy of the retail world, stealing market share from traditional players. But some (including Nike and Sears) have decided it’s better to work with the e-commerce giant than clash and […]

Tess Torelli January 22, 2018

“Defendants also solicited ‘lifetime’ memberships in a more exclusive trading sector that would provide greater opportunities to profit from virtual currency trading,” the complaint said. “For example, one such opportunity purported to offer profits as much as 300% return on an investment in less than a week.” The domain Cabbage.tech appears for sale at $3,999, […]

Tess Torelli January 22, 2018

Shares of ADT fell 10 percent in the company’s market debut Friday, giving the home security products maker a valuation of $9.56 billion. ADT’s return to the public market offered 105 million shares at $14 apiece. The company was previously taken taken private in May 2016 but CEO Timothy Whall told Giftofaservant that ADT’s progress […]