Our goal is to create a safe and engaging place for users to connect over interests and passions. In order to improve our community experience, we are temporarily suspending article commenting
Walk into a casino today, and chances are it won’t look that much different than it did in the 1942 movie “Casablanca” when Humphrey Bogart made his way through the gambling tables in the smoke-filled room. What the casino floor of the future should look like is a question the gambling industry has wrestled with for decades. The topic was discussed Monday at the East Coast Gaming Congress, a major gambling conference in Atlantic City.
Stock futures steadied near record levels as investors awaited another hefty set of earnings and economic data.
VTech's KidiZoom PrintCam is easy for little shutterbugs to use.
Here's where the Locke clan stands heading into Season 3
Carrefour Sprint will offer a 15-minute grocery delivery service to Parisians exclusively via the Uber Eats mobile app from nine "dark stores" - shops closed to customers where workers prepare orders for delivery - operated by Carrefour's partner Cajoo. "Over the past 18 months people have increasingly come to expect quick and reliable delivery ... in Europe alone we've seen a triple-digit increase in demand for grocery delivery," Eve Henrikson, Regional General Manager, Uber Delivery EMEA, said in a statement.
A tornado touched down in Caldwell County, Missouri, on Sunday, October 24, causing damage to properties.The National Weather Service said several tornados were reported in Missouri on October 24 as a severe thunderstorm moved through the area.Footage filmed by Daniel E Mcnair on Sunday shows the tornado forming near Hamilton, Missouri, and damage done to a neighborhood in Linneus, Missouri. Credit: Daniel E Mcnair via Storyful
The Dow and S&P 500 notched record closing highs amid ongoing earnings optimism and a mega order for electric car maker Tesla.The Dow gained 64 points. The S&P 500 rose 21 points. The Nasdaq jumped 136 points.For the first time in Tesla's history, the company hit a market cap of more than $1 trillion on the stock market. That put it into an elite club of companies Google parent Alphabet, Microsoft , Apple and Amazon - to do so. Monday's stock surge for Tesla came after rental car company Hertz announced that it would buy 100,000 electric vehicles from Elon Musk.Hilary Kramer of Kramer Capital Research sees Tesla's surge stock as market warning signal. "Today the market capitalization of Tesla rose $100 billion on what will be $500 million of an increase in gross profit, not just over a year, but over an extended period of time. It's completely out of whack. It's like valuations have lost their mind. And there's all this speculation. It's almost like Tesla is the equivalent to bitcoin. It just tells us it's one more point to the fact that we are in a speculative bubble." Shares of Tesla closed above the $1,000 mark for the first time in history - closing up by 12.6 percent. PayPal said it is not interested in acquiring Pinterest at this time, following speculation last week that a $45 billion deal was in the works. Shares of PayPal jumped nearly 3 percent. That news was a blow to Pinterest, which is grappling with a slowdown in user growth. Shares of Pinterest slumped nearly 13 percent.After the close - big earnings news from Facebook following weeks of damaging news coverage and company leaks. The leading social network beat profit forecasts. Sales came in below expectations. Monthly active users fell shy of analysts’ predictions. Facebook guided sales estimates lower - citing privacy changes to Apple's operating system.
President Biden on Monday signed an order imposing new vaccine requirements for most foreign national air travelers and lifting severe travel restrictions on China, India and much of Europe effective Nov. 8, the White House said.
US President Joe Biden's administration offered support Monday in meetings with the Istanbul-based spiritual leader of the world's Orthodox Christians following scrutiny of Turkey's record.
On the first episode of "Conversations With Olivia Jade," the influencer spoke with a psychologist about how people can forgive themselves.
In the scramble and chaos to get British citizens and those who'd supported them out of Afghanistan some were sadly left behind. The UK government said it would keep working to get them out of the country. But ITV News has been sent a video, filmed in secret, by a large group of British citizens who say they have been abandoned. They are desperate for urgent help to get home. The video is a direct appeal to the British Government. .
Tesla has the lead in the electric market but General Motors and Ford are pouring billions into the technology to upgrade proven best-sellers like the Ford F-150 truck and GM's Cadillac Escalade with plug-in versions, says Kramer.She fears Tesla's stock is headed for a crash back to earth.Kramer made her remarks after Hertz announced Monday that it would buy 100,000 electric vehicles from Tesla, sending Tesla shares to a record high.GM and Ford are scheduled to release third-quarter results on Wednesday.
"Vienna in Hollywood" will spotlight the industry pioneers who fled Nazi persecution to launch the classical era
Taxi drivers and allies gathered outside City Hall in Manhattan on Monday, October 25, on the sixth day of a hunger strike to demand a solution to the financial hardships they say are brought on by city policy.The strike was organized by the New York Taxi Workers Alliance, who said medallion taxi drivers have been driven to financial ruin by “unpayable medallion debt” as a direct result of city policy.Footage filmed by Whitney Hu shows the demonstrators in Lower Manhattan on Monday afternoon calling for “justice” and “action.”“Arrests just happened,” said Hu in the Twitter post, and tagged Zohrank Mamdani and Shahana Hanif – two elect city officials – who were part in the hunger strike. According to Mamadi’s official Twitter account, five elected officials were arrested. Credit: Whitney Hu via Storyful
Thursday, October 21 was already off to a bad start on the set of "Rust" when a walk-off by the camera crew left the producers scrambling for replacements during a pivotal scene.
The man who returned Brady's ball valued at a small fortune wants one more thing from the Bucs quarterback. Will Brady grant his wish?
In the midst of a severe labor shortage for many industries, companies which offer greater incentives to workers have risen above the pack, says EY CEO of Carmine Di Sibio
This World Series could reframe our understanding of the Astros' scandal-tainted core. It could also cement the legacies of Dusty Baker or Freddie Freeman.
A pair of bear cubs were spotted tussling in a South Lake Tahoe, California, yard as snow fell in the early morning hours of October 25.Alec Hopkins Ferguson said he captured the moment after he was awoken by the momma bear trying to chip away at the siding of his house.Speaking to Storyful, Ferguson said that he saw the cubs wrestling for about five minutes before running back into the woods together.“This is pretty common in Tahoe,” Ferguson said. “The bears are pretty accustomed to human habitation,” he added. Credit: Alec Hopkins Ferguson via Storyful
In the five years since his death from cancer in January 2016, David Bowie’s estate has kept fans captivated with an extensive, tastefully curated series of reissues that have presented a vast amount of material in a non-overwhelming manner. Happily, that same approach is evident in the “Bowie 75” pop-up stores (so named for his […]