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Shoppers courageous the madness to snag last-minute Christmas gifts

Shoppers courageous the madness to snag last-minute Christmas gifts

Last-minute online Christmas shopping involves buying bedding for festive guests and batteries for new gadgets. "I hadn't reached that mark yet, but I'm done", Rita Brent said, with a smile. That's according to retailer Argos, which has revealed the top fast-tracked items on Christmas Eve a year ago, as the festive season arrives again.


Central Florida shoppers seek last-minute gifts at area retailers

Central Florida shoppers seek last-minute gifts at area retailers

On Saturday stores were crowded as shoppers picked out last minute holiday gifts. One more shopping day until Christmas and Eastgate Square in Hamilton was packed with people making last minute purchases. Head over to Amazon , choose the store and the amount you want to spend and bing, bang, boom, your Christmas gift giving crisis will be averted! Are you one of those people who hasn't even STARTED shopping yet? The American Retail Federation estimates more than half of Americans ...


Amtrak train engineer wasn't distracted by phone before deadly crash, officials say

Amtrak train engineer wasn't distracted by phone before deadly crash, officials say

But here's what we know now. The train took a 30 miles per hour curve at 80 miles per hour and plunged off an overpass, sending rail cars plummeting onto a busy highway south of Seattle. Almost 300 people have died in train crashes that could have been prevented if railroads across the USA implemented critical speed-control technology that federal safety investigators have been pushing for close to five decades, according to rail crash data.


NY Sells 5000 Shares of Valero Energy Partners LP (NYSE:VLP)

NY Sells 5000 Shares of Valero Energy Partners LP (NYSE:VLP)

Enbridge Energy Partners LP now has $5.83B valuation. The stock decreased 0.43% or $0.06 during the last trading session, reaching $13.81. 1,262,526 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 2,244,288. Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) has risen 121.40% since December 24, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 30.84% the S&P500. The company has market cap of $1.63 billion.



Mgm Resorts International (MGM) Position Held by American Assets Capital Advisers

Shares for $1.81 million were sold by MURREN JAMES . It has underperformed by 35.32% the S&P500. Stephens Investment Management Group Llc bought 48,574 shares as the company's stock rose 17.48% with the market. Farmers Merchants has 0% invested in Macerich Company (NYSE:MAC). Ubs Asset Mngmt Americas invested in 0.04% or 1.22 million shares. (NASDAQ:REIT) for 1,500 shares.



Absolutely Massive Lotto Ticket Worth Millions Sold in Oakville

The lottery corporation hasn't said exactly where the ticket was sold. The £21.7 million Christmas jackpot will make one National Lottery player richer than pop superstar and Hollywood actress Rita Ora . The winning ticket for Saturday's €5.4 million Lotto jackpot draw was purchased at a shop in the arrivals hall of Terminal 1 in Dublin Airport. We welcome your comments and opinions on our stories but play nice.