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Sports Direct shares rise despite 60pc profit plunge

Sports Direct shares rise despite 60pc profit plunge

The company attributed the profit fall to the slide in sterling in the wake of Brexit , meaning it had to pay more for its imported goods. However, the retailer, which has been mired in scandal... It comes as Sports Direct also continues to recover from the damage to its reputation after allegations past year over working practices at its Shirebrook headquarters in Derbyshire, with Ashley hauled before MPs for a grilling.


US Supreme Court rejects Trump's travel ban on relatives

US Supreme Court rejects Trump's travel ban on relatives

Earlier this week, the State Department released new instructions to US embassies and consulates to implement the Hawaii federal court's order expanded definition of close family to include grandparents, grandchildren, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, aunts and uncles, nephews and nieces, and cousins.


Sears to Offer Its Appliances on Amazon

Sears to Offer Its Appliances on Amazon

At the same time, Sears Home Services and our Innovel Solutions unit will benefit from the relationship as more customers experience their quality services for Kenmore products purchased on Amazon.com". Sales at existing Sears stores, a key measure of a retailer's health, have been in rapid retreat for years. Sears Holdings even reluctantly admitted in an SEC filing that it has "substantial doubt" that the company will be able to continue as a functioning business without the threat of ...


Rising crime spells deep trouble for Theresa May

Rising crime spells deep trouble for Theresa May

POLICE have recorded the largest rise in crime in a decade with a 26 per cent hike in the murder rate among nearly five million total offences. She was able to confound warnings of "Christmas for Criminals" despite cutting police budgets by 18% and overseeing an 19,000 reduction in police officer numbers because for her five years in charge the crime rate went in one direction only - down.


Couple Accused Of Gifting Daughters To Man To Be Sentenced

Couple Accused Of Gifting Daughters To Man To Be Sentenced

Daniel and Savilla Stoltzfus pleaded no contest and guilty, respectively, to child endangerment charges. During Kaplan's sex assault trial in May, authorities alleged Mr and Mrs Stoltzfus " gifted " their eldest daughter-aged just seven at the time-to Kaplan because he had offered them financial assistance, News Corp reports .


American Express earnings: $1.47 per share vs $1.43 EPS expected

American Express earnings: $1.47 per share vs $1.43 EPS expected

This rating uses a scale from 1 to 5. Therefore 32% are positive. Tdam Usa Inc sold 86,819 shares as the company's stock rose 7.13% with the market. Echenberg Michael sold 6,547 shares worth $94,177. The insider Smith Dwight D. sold $144,795. AmEx shares slipped 1.1 percent to $84.99 at 6:03 p.m.in NY.