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Valentines Day flowers reflect a trend toward the 'untamed'

A dozen red roses with vase and delivery from Kamp's florist was $65.09. "I try to tell them to preorder", Brooks said. “This is why we rev up our operation...


Stocks turn down as inflation pressures rise

EST. A separate food price index showed inflation at 18.92 percent in January, compared with 19.42 percent in December. Gasoline prices rose 5.7% in the mon...


Serious Fraud Office charges Barclays Bank over £2.2 billion loan to Qatar

The UK's Serious Fraud Office has charged Barclays bank over a $3 billion loan given to Qatar as part of an emergency fundraising plan at the height of ...


North Korea had frank, candid talks with South's president: KCNA

When asked what exact steps North Korea would have to take to get sanctions relief, he said: "I don't know". Pence said he and Moon spoke as "friends" and are...


Government Websites Attacked by Mining Malware

Websites such as the UK's NHS and ICO to the USA government's court system were just some of the 4,200 sites infected with a malicious version of a widely use...


'Fifty Shades Freed' commands $38.8 million to top box office

The Fifty Shades of Grey franchise has now earned $1.089 billion worldwide, and is expected to top out at aruond $1.25 billion. The film received largely neg...


Larry Fitzgerald first black amateur to win Pebble Beach Pro

Though he has not won since the 2013 British Open, it was Mickelson's second straight top-5 finish and third such result in the 2017-2018 season. Jason Day , ...


JB Hi-Fi sees NZ sales fall

The company also posted net profit after tax (NPAT) figures of $151.7 million, which is up 21% compared to the same period previous year (HY17 came in at $125.4...


18 killed in deadliest Hong Kong bus crash since 2003

Police said they are investigating and arrested the driver on unsafe driving charges. The crash left 15 men and four women dead and sent more than 60 others t...


Tyson Foods Plan $100 Million In Bonuses For 'Frontline' Workers

Its share price has risen 31.42% in three months and is down -6.69% for the last five trades. Tyson said Thursday that full-time employees who do not receive ...


Steady Stock Movements: Rite Aid Corp (RAD)

A large surprise factor in either direction typically can lead to a significant swing in the stock price in the hours and days after the report. The short ratio...


Amid political row, Centre releases Rs 1269 cr for Andhra projects

Key Announcements: Strong protests made BJP step down and TDP MPs too played a crucial role in the Parliament through their protests after which key announcemen...


Conway Mocks Pelosi's Decision to 'Grandstand and Showboat' on DACA

Rep. Steve Scalise (R-LA) wondered. The House Minority Leader started speaking shortly after 10 am and wrapped up the speech a little after 6.10 pm. Democra...


Must-See Moments From the 2018 PyeongChang Olympics Opening Ceremony

The four senior DPRK delegates will have a meeting and lunch with President Moon on Saturday, according to South Korea's presidential Blue House. Any meetin...


Manchester City to battle Manchester United for £60m Harry Maguire

The Belgian tore Leicester apart with an unrivalled range of short and long passing and will take some catching in the contest for the Premier League's play...


Born to Die: Inside XIV, the Busted Volatility ETF

The Velocity Shares Daily Inverse VIX Short-Term exchange-traded note XIV has dropped more than 80% in the extended trading Monday. Following Monday's jaw-d...


Waymo and Uber settle self-driving vehicle trade secret dispute

As reported by BBC , Uber is now handing over 0.34% of its share which is worth around $245m (£177m) to Waymo. Uber and Waymo, a subsidiary of Alphabet / Go...


Stock market crash 2018: Did the stock market crash?

On Monday and again on Thursday , the Dow lost nearly twice that many points, yet the combined loss from both days was only 8%. This week, the Dow has travel...


Vonn and Shiffrin represent Alpine's best - past, present, future

For every bit of warranted cynicism the Olympic movement breeds, of course, there are moments too real to manufacture. Lindsey Vonn is a grown woman of ...


Cape Elizabeth native competes in Olympic biathlon

Bronze medal victor Veronika Vitkova was also pleased, despite missing out on silver by just 1.6 seconds. Ukrainian Valentina Semerenko was 46th, Anastasiya M...