Daily Archives: September 26, 2018

Read Kavanaugh accuser Christine Blasey Ford’s prepared testimony

Christine Blasey Ford, the first woman to come forward alleging that will Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her, will tell the Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday that will “I am no one’s pawn.” In her prepared testimony, released Wednesday night, Ford will provide fresh details about the incident she said took place at a high school gathering in ...

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Bed Bath & Beyond falls 15% after earnings miss

Shares of Bed Bath & Beyond fell 15 percent on Wednesday after second-quarter earnings fell short of estimates. The home goods retailer said second-quarter earnings fell to $48.6 million, or 36 cents a share, through $94.2 million, or 67 cents a share, a year ago. Analysts surveyed by Thomson Reuters had expected Bath Bath & Beyond to earn 50 cents ...

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Major hospital chain faces cash crisis after DOJ criminal settlement

One major hospital chain may be facing a cash crisis after agreeing to pay more than $260 million to settle criminal fraud charges, credit rating company Moody’s warned Wednesday. The Justice Department said Tuesday which Health Management Associates agreed to pay the penalties as well as entered a deferred prosecution deal for allegedly paying physicians kickbacks as well as defrauding ...

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IMF increases Argentina bailout package to $57 billion

Eitan Abramovich | AFP | Getty Images A man walks past a store selling off in Buenos Aires, on September 4, 2018.  The International Monetary Fund in addition to Argentina announced Wednesday an arrangement to enhance resources available to the South American country by $19 billion. The agreement, pending IMF Executive Board approval, would likely bring the total amount available ...

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Pregnant Pippa Middleton Shows Off Burgeoning Baby Bump After Workout Class

Ain’t no big, cozy coat able to hide Pippa Middleton’s baby bump! The brunette beauty along with her burgeoning baby belly were snapped out along with about in London, U.K., on Tuesday. Wearing a warm blue coat along with white sneakers, the 35-year-old Brit had just completed a dance-heavy fitness class, according to US Weekly. Yet, she still managed to look effortlessly ...

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Trump accuses Democrats of ‘false acquisitions’ against Kavanaugh

Trump quickly followed This specific up with another tweet, writing, “REMEMBER THE MIDTERMS!” the idea is actually unclear exactly to whom the second tweet was directed. A little while later, Trump apparently deleted his earlier post as well as replaced the idea with one accusing Democrats instead of “False Accusations.” The accusations come via two women who accuse Kavanaugh of ...

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US billionaire Shahid Khan to buy Wembley Stadium — FT

Universal Images Group | Getty Images Wembley Stadium in Wembley, United Kingdom. The iconic Wembley Stadium, known as the home of English soccer, could be sold to U.S. billionaire Shahid Khan for 0 million pounds ($790.4 million) — if the deal gets full support within the Football Association of England, according to the Financial Times. The association along with Khan ...

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Amazon makes its first investment into a home builder

the idea’s a completely new market for Amazon as well as the Alexa Fund, which typically backs start-ups focused on voice technology. The investment comes less than a week after Amazon launched more than a dozen Alexa-powered smart home devices, including a microwave oven as well as an amplifier which can be controlled by the Alexa voice assistant. Earlier This ...

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