The world will witness the shortest lunar eclipse of the century this Saturday. The celestial event, where the bright full moon will turn a shady red, will happen at 6:16 a.m. EDT Saturday, and last for only five minutes. NASA said that the lunar eclipse will be visible from most of the United States. Eastern North America and western South America can see beginning stages of the partial lunar ecl
Food ingredients company Tate & Lyle Plc. (TATE.L, TATYY.PK) Thursday backed its forecast for full-year adjusted profit before tax, adding that its new launch Dolcia Prima Allulose, a low-calorie sugar, has seen encouraging early interest.
UK-based retailer Marks & Spencer Group plc reported Thursday a 1.9 percent increase in the fourth-quarter group sales excluding value added tax and on constant currency basis, reflecting good performance in food and general merchandise. Clothing sales registered a growth, reversing the last 14 quarters' trend.
Here is a quick summary of the earnings reported after the bell Apr. 1.
1.Sportsman's Warehouse Holdings Inc (SPWH)
Fourth-quarter net earnings were $3.2 million or $0.08 per share compared with $7.4 million or $0.22 per share last year.
Excluding items, adjusted earnings for the quarter were...
As part of mandatory drought restrictions imposed for the first time in California's history, Governor Jerry Brown Wednesday ordered that the Golden State cut water use by 25 percent.
European stocks may open higher on Thursday amid optimism a gradual recovery is taking hold in the euro area. Amid a light day on the economic front, investors eye key U.S. reports on weekly jobless claims, international trade and factory orders due later in the day for hints about the Federal Reserve's...
Japanese automaker Honda Motor Co.Wednesday launched its ultra-sporty Civic Concept with the new VTEC Turbo engines at the New York International Auto Show. The 10th-generation, 2016 model year Civic lineup will include Sedan Coupe, and 5-door Hatchback body types, as well as Si and Type-R versions.
Researchers in England have identified the bacteria on human skin that causes body odor.
According to a new study, body odors are caused by a bacteria called Staphylococcus hominis, which live in human skin. When the bacteria breaks down sweat molecules, it releases a pungent odor.
Verizon Wireless has provided its customers with an option to opt out of the wireless carrier's controversial web tracking program called "supercookies."
Customers can opt out by going to My Verizon account settings, or by calling the toll-free number (866) 211-0874.
Verizon has been injecting...
Internet video service Sling TV, on Wednesday said HBO would be available in time for the "Game of Thrones" and "Silicon Valley" season premieres on April 12, but did not specify a launch date.
Memory chip maker Micron Technology, Inc. said Wednesday after the markets closed that its second quarter profit rose 28% from last year, helped by higher sales and lower income tax expenses. The company's quarterly earnings per share, excluding items, also came in above analysts' expectations as did its quarterly sales.
Stocks moved mostly lower over the course of the trading day on Wednesday, extending the pullback seen in the previous session. With the losses over the past two days, the major averages offset the rally seen on Monday.
Democratic Sen. Robert Menendez, D-N.J., was indicted by a federal grand jury in Newark, New Jersey, on Wednesday on charges of public corruption.
Apple Watch is expected to post robust sales in the first weekend after its launch on April 24. A craze for Apple Watch may catapult the smartwatch industry into a lucrative market, while a not-so-impressive response for the Apple device may weigh on the industry.
Fast food giant McDonald's Corp. (MCD), in a bid to boost slowing sales, is all set to make changes to its grilled chicken recipe by removing ingredients that may sound like chemicals to customers.
The news was first reported by Associated Press, which said the new Artisan Grilled Chicken will no...