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U.S. stocks rise, helped by jump in Apple shares

U.S. stocks rise, helped by jump in Apple shares

Chinese stocks gained Tuesday but other Asian markets fell after Wall Street declined on losses for energy stocks. Coca-Cola, another Dow member, dropped 3.3 per cent after it reported a 5.1 per cent fall in second-quarter revenues to US$11.5 billion, as sales slid in every region but North America.


Under Armour Exec Confirms Company Taking Former FAO Schwartz Space

Under Armour Exec Confirms Company Taking Former FAO Schwartz Space

Under Armour has spent to enhance its operations online and expand its overall presence beyond apparel in a number of categories including wearable technology and footwear. Sales advanced by 28% to over $1 billion, which matched projections. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, growth in earnings per share and compelling growth in net income.


Miss Cleo, the Beloved TV Psychic, Has Died

Miss Cleo, the Beloved TV Psychic, Has Died

Although Harris proclaimed herself to be a "Jamaican shaman" and spoke in a vaguely Caribbean patois, the tarot-card-dealing psychic was actually born in Los Angeles on August 12, 1962 to American parents. I got a kick out of telling people that I knew her, a little, and hoped that she would say the same. Most of the wrong would go on to sue Cleo for being a part of the fraud , but unbeknownst to them, she was also being used.



It's her party now: Ex-presidents handoff to Hillary Clinton

Bill Clinton assumed his potential role as first gentleman - as many in the Twittersphere noted - during his Democratic National Convention speech on Tuesday, July 26. "She was easy to underestimate with her soft manner, and she reminded me all over again of the truth of that old saying you should never judge a book by its covers".


Bill Clinton addresses Democratic convention, calls Hillary

Bill Clinton addresses Democratic convention, calls Hillary "change maker"

Some local delegates said the highlight of the second day of the convention on Tuesday was the roll-call vote. That concluded with U.S. Sen. And she is still the best darn change-maker I have ever known. "You know it because she's spent a lifetime doing it". "What an incredible honor that you have given me", she said, "and I can't believe we just put the biggest crack in that glass ceiling yet".