by Felix Richter, Statista.com
Recently, Nintendo (OTC:NTDOY) held a presentation in Tokyo to provide the world with more details on its upcoming video game console.
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Smoking's bad for you - that much is clear.
Infographic Of The Day: Unusual Pets
We all know that person who isn't content with a dog or cat or some other pet that everyone else has.
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NOAA maintains the fiction that we have a La Nina and now forecasts two weeks of wet followed by two weeks of dry. This part of the forecast may indeed work out if the ridge forecast over the Western U.S. materializes. We should be having very interesting and highly changeable weather for the next 30 days at least. At this point, three storms are teed up to impact the West and Southwest within the next ten days. Then the pattern changes to a more dry pattern. The temperature changes may be even more rapid.
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Almost seven months after Britain voted to leave the European Union, the country's prime minister, Theresa May, has finally given some much needed clarity on how Brexit will happen. Or has she?
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U.S. stocks higher at close of trade; Dow Jones Industrial Average up 0.48%
U.S. stocks were higher after the close on Friday, as gains in the Basic Materials, Consumer Goods and Telecoms sectors led shares higher.
At the close in NYSE, the Dow Jones Industrial Average added 0.48%, while the S&P 500 index added 0.34%, and the NASDAQ Composite index gained 0.28%.
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ECRI's WLI Growth Index which forecasts economic growth six months forward remains in positive territory for the 43rd week - after spending the previous 35 consecutive weeks in negative territory. This is compared to RecessionAlerts similar weekly leading index. ECRI also released their coincident index this week.