Lausanne, Switzerland. January 15, 2017 – Becchara Palmer and Phoebe Bell needed three sets to beat pre-tournament favourites Louise Bawden and Nikki Laird and win the South Australia Open at Adelaide’s Glenelg Beach.
He stops. He surveys. He stutters. He goes. Le’Veon Bell is no typical running back. The Pittsburgh Steelers star is so calm, so patient, so deliberate, it’s as if he’s waiting for a door to swing open before he chooses a hole to run through. Like the uncommon apostrophe in his first name, he’s...
The Nasdaq stock market posted another record-high today. Willie Geist rang the opening bell. Coincidence?
Shares of BlackRock (BLK) climbed almost 1.8% following Friday’s opening bell after the world’s largest asset manager posted mixed fourth quarter financial results, raised its dividend, and boosted its share buyback plan, as it saw asset...Show More Summary
Here is what you need to know. China's trade surplus shrinks. Data released by China's Customs Bureau showed that the value of exports fell 6.1% year-over-year in US dollar terms while the value of imports slumped 3.1% YoY. As a result,...Show More Summary
Banks and technology companies are leading stocks lower in early trading on Wall Street. Healthcare stocks also fell. Pfizer fell 1.4% shortly after the opening bell Thursday, the biggest decline in the Dow Jones industrial average. Drugmakers continued to take losses a day after President-elect...
Gundlach speaketh; AQR mad as hell, not going to take it anymore; FDA tells hipsters to knock it off with the camel milk; and more.
Here is what you need to know. The World Bank says global growth will pick up slightly in 2017. The World Bank has lowered its 2017 global growth forecast to 2.7% from its June outlook of 2.8%, but that would still be ahead of the 2.3% growth that was experienced in 2016. US oil output is expected to rise in 2017 and 2018. Show More Summary
Here is what you need to know. China's inflation slows. Data released by the National Bureau of Statistics showed consumer prices rose 0.2% in December, making for a 2.1% year-over-year gain. However, pork, a staple of the Chinese diet,...Show More Summary
A new TV spot for Walt Disney’s Beauty and the Beast features Emma Watson’s Belle singing Hello against a montage of the character meeting her host/captor and others. It’s quite enchanting. Walt Disney’s Beauty and the Beast opens on March 17th. Show More Summary
Inside the feds's pursuit of Steve Cohen; Goldman Sachs is tackling fake news; Alexa is listening to your TV; and more.
Here is what you need to know. Theresa May is aiming for a "Hard Brexit." In a Sky News interview on Sunday, UK Prime Minister May said Brexit will be about " getting the right relationship" with the European Union and "not about keeping...Show More Summary
A new television spot for Beauty and the Beast just debuted and it features Emma Watson singing “Belle,” the opening number! The spot premiered during the 2017 Golden Globes on Sunday night (January 8) and it gives us another taste of Emma‘s singing voice in the film. We previously got our first listen to Emma‘s [...]
Thanks to a 30-12 win over the visiting Miami Dolphins on Sunday, the Pittsburgh Steelers have now won eight straight games. This was a club that opened 4-1, then dropped four games in a row before catching fire the last two months.Show More Summary
Catharine Clark Gallery presents Bell the Cat, a solo exhibition by Deborah Oropallo on view January 7 ? February 18, 2017. As with her previous exhibition, Guise, Oropallo?s newest work investigates the legacies of gender and power in portraiture. Show More Summary
Citco offers highly customizable, show-stopping pieces ideal for high-end homes, hotels, or yachts The Citco showroom in Miami’s Design District features original pieces and designer collaborations… Rebekah Bell
Here is what you need to know. Friday is jobs day in America. The US economy is expected to have added 170,000 nonfarm jobs as the unemployment rate ticked up to 7.4%, according to a survey of economists by Bloomberg. Additionally, average hourly earnings are anticipated to have climbed 2.8% year-over-year. Show More Summary
Here is what you need to know. The Fed has its eyes on Trump. The minutes from the December Federal Open Market Committee meeting show the Federal Reserve is monitoring how fiscal policy will affect growth and how quickly it will have to raise rates. Show More Summary
What does it mean to be southern? In this episode of Nasher Museum: Open Studio, artist Stacy Lynn Waddell, one of 60 artists in the exhibition Southern Accent: Seeking the American South in Contemporary Art, talks about the legacy of race in the United States and her piece 'Belle'.
Here is what you need to know. The Fed has its eyes on Trump. The minutes from the December FOMC meeting show the Fed is monitoring how fiscal policy will impact growth and how quickly it will have to raise rates. "... almost all also...Show More Summary