Macy's cutting thousands of jobs in restructuring

Macy's says the cuts will reduce expenses by about $400 million in 2016. Warm weather meant less money spent on outerwear and lower spending by overseas tourists. That forced the retailer to increase its discounts to clear out a number of different ... More..

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Star Wars: The Force Awakens DVD Won't Have An Extended Cut
by | Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Star Wars: The Force Awakens DVD Won't Have An Extended Cut

Star Wars: The Force Awakens is quickly climbing the ranks of the highest-grossing movies of all time, but after the release of Episode 7, fans are looking forward to what the new generation of the Star War...More..

by | Tuesday, January 12, 2016

David Bowie's final album 'Blackstar' released just 2 days before death

Bowie died peacefully, surrounded by his family, after 18 months of battling cancer. "A huge loss", David Cameron shared. He had lived in Brixton until he was six years old with his waitress mother and his fath...More..

by | Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Powerball jackpot hits $1.4 billion

The next drawing will be on Saturday, January 9. In the Powerball game, five white balls are drawn from a drum containing 69 balls. At a gas station in Atlanta's Little Five Points neighborhood, Powerball s...More..

Powerball jackpot now at $1.4 B; Dane Powerball player wins $50000
by | Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Powerball jackpot now at $1.4 B; Dane Powerball player wins $50000

However, if the three days between the last two drawings are any guide, the total will surely swell. The numbers drawn Saturday night were 32, 16, 19, 57 and 34, and the Powerball was 13. "This is a world rec...More..

by | Tuesday, January 12, 2016

'Star Wars' takes off in China, crosses $800 million in US

Global critic website Rotten Tomatoes has awarded the film 93% rating. "Now I think there's a specialness to this film that might have been lost earlier'". More..

David Bowie Mourned Across the World; Celebrities Pay Tribute to Legendary Artist
by | Tuesday, January 12, 2016

David Bowie Mourned Across the World; Celebrities Pay Tribute to Legendary Artist

We love you Bowie". He surprised the world with his " The Next Day " album, releasing its single with no warning on his birthday in 2013 and then quickly following it up with the full album. When Neil Gaiman re...More..

David Bowie, barrier-breaking rock star and actor, dies at 69
by | Tuesday, January 12, 2016

David Bowie, barrier-breaking rock star and actor, dies at 69

He also wanted to avoid being confused with fellow Brit Davy Jones from The Monkees, who were at the peak of their success at the time . Bowie stayed active until the end, and released his 25 album, " Blacks...More..

by | Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Biggest Lotto Jackpot in US History

The chances of winning one million dollars is one in 11,688,054. A victor Saturday night would have been a record; the estimated pot for Wednesday's drawing has blown past that. More..

by | Monday, January 11, 2016

Paul McCartney remembers David Bowie as 'a great star'

Flowers and tributes are left beneath a mural of David Bowie painted by Australian street artist James Cochran, aka Jimmy C, in Brixton, South London. The Rolling Stones wrote they were "shocked and deeply...More..

by | Monday, January 11, 2016

David Bowie Passes Away at 69

The singer released his final album, " Blackstar ", three days before his death. He had battled cancer for 18 months. Madonna, another artist who knew something about changing styles to stay ahead of the...More..

by | Monday, January 11, 2016

Star Wars: The Force Awakens: JJ Abrams Says No Extended Cut

With J.J. Abrams' "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" breaking box office records left and right, people are already buzzing about the film's chances of winning an Oscar this year. " The Force Awakens " brought in a...More..

Oil prices decline on China worries
by | Monday, January 11, 2016

Oil prices decline on China worries

The price for Brent crude oil moved lower by about 1.7 percent to start trading Monday in New York at $32.98 per barrel . "Those same people are now saying we might go to $20 a barrel , or below". They fore...More..

Powerball jackpot hits world record and the odds of winning keep widening
by | Monday, January 11, 2016

Powerball jackpot hits world record and the odds of winning keep widening

The chances of winning the Powerball jackpot prize remains one in 292,201,338, according to the Powerball website. "We're getting some lines with a lot of traffic on Saturday and Wednesday before the drawin...More..

by | Monday, January 11, 2016

Djokovic routs Nadal to win Qatar Open

Back in the days when Nadal was still sporting a muscle top and pirate trousers, Djokovic was simply an upcoming challenger to the Spaniard and the Queen's Club was decked in Stella Artois red, these two played...More..

by | Monday, January 11, 2016

Billion-dollar jackpot a first for Powerball

To win, all six numbers on the lottery ticket must be correct, with the first five in any order. Excitement swirled among ticket buyers despite what some statisticians call mind-boggling odds for the Powerbal...More..

by | Monday, January 11, 2016

Powerball jackpot may grow to $1.3B

The Powerball jackpot keeps getting higher, and now is over $1.3 billion , a world record. Powerball is sold in 44 states, Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and the U.S. The jackpot started at $40 million on...More..

by | Monday, January 11, 2016

Powerball Jackpot Climbs To More Than $1 Billion

Since Nov. 4, the Powerball jackpot has ballooned from its starting point of $40 million. Lottery officials say some people gained a little wealth Saturday. For lottery players, there is still another c...More..

Gas Prices Continue To Fall
by | Monday, January 11, 2016

Gas Prices Continue To Fall

DeHaan says an Exxon Mobile refinery in southern California has been offline for a year and prices will drop when the refinery resumes operations. The numbers show prices will increase slightly from February to...More..

No Powerball winner, jackpot may grow to $1.3 billion
by | Monday, January 11, 2016

No Powerball winner, jackpot may grow to $1.3 billion

But since no one matched all six Powerball numbers, the newly estimated $1.3 billion jackpot is still theirs for the taking. At one point Saturday, the jackpot went up $3.3 million dollars an hour. Tw...More..