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Pier 1 Imports, Inc. (NYSE:PIR) Receives Neutral Rating From Wedbush Analysts Pier 1 Imports, Inc. (NYSE:PIR) Receives Neutral Rating From Wedbush Analysts
- Diciembre 16, 2016

Pier 1 Imports has a 52 week low of $3.73 and a 52 week high of $7.70 with a P/E ratio of 27.23 The company's market cap is now $0. The stock has a market capitalization of $521.23 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 27.23 and a beta of 1.72. (los mas...)
Jobless rate rise adds to sour end to 2016 Jobless rate rise adds to sour end to 2016
- Diciembre 16, 2016

But in October, unemployment in the city of Springfield fell to 5.1 percent, its lowest level in at least nine years. "We are pleased to see the unemployment rate consistently go down month after month", said Labor and Workforce Development Secretary Ronald L. (los mas...)
Ministro censurado afirma que reforma educativa en Perú tiene que continuar
- Diciembre 16, 2016

Kuczynski anunció el martes que no presentaría una cuestión de confianza para su gabinete, que hubiera evitado la censura a Saavedra, y planteó un diálogo nacional con todas las fuerzas políticas. "De tal manera que ha sido un buen mensaje y una buena decisión", comentó. La moción de censura , con 78 votos a favor y cero en contra de los presentes que condena al ministro a la renuncia irrevocable, fue promovida por la bancada mayoritaria del Congreso, en manos del partido opositor ... (los mas...)
Winter Storm Watch Issued For Baltimore Area Winter Storm Watch Issued For Baltimore Area
- Diciembre 16, 2016

Temperatures on Thursday will only be in the 20s with a gusting north wind and wind chill temperatures between 10 and 20 degrees in some areas. "Brisk northwest winds will develop by late Saturday afternoon into Saturday night creating blowing and drifting snow". (los mas...)
Pipeline from Libya's Sharara and El Feel oil fields reopens - spokesman Pipeline from Libya's Sharara and El Feel oil fields reopens - spokesman
- Diciembre 16, 2016

A National Oil Corporation (NOC) source confirmed the deal, but said the resumption of production was not guaranteed, as similar pledges in the past had fallen through. "Although we carried out a start-up process last night, we were surprised by the PFG", he said. Its statement was confirmed by the office of Idris Madi, head of the LNA's command centre in its western outpost of Zintan. (los mas...)
Facebook Messenger gains a powerful new camera with art and 3D effects
- Diciembre 16, 2016

The new mask features were likely made possible by technology Facebook acquired when it bought startup MSQRD in March. Then things get interesting - you can apply filters, artwork, and effects similar to Snapchat and Instagram Stories. Song thinks Messenger's stickers and 3D effects are "a little different" from Snapchat, because "it's layering it into the conversations you're already having". (los mas...)
Presentan nuevos cargos por corrupción contra Lula — Brasil
- Diciembre 16, 2016

Las autoridades tienen la sospecha de que la empresa Odebrecht compró y renovó para el ex presidente el Instituto Lula, situado en Sao Paulo , en una transacción valorada en cerca de 3.5 millones de dólares. En su nueva denuncia, la Fiscalía sostiene que Lula favoreció a Odebrecht a la hora de conseguir contratos en la petrolera estatal Petrobras y que a cambio el expresidente obtuvo sobornos dirigidos a la "trama" que supuestamente él mismo dirigía. (los mas...)
New gameplay trailer released for Styx: Shards of Darkness New gameplay trailer released for Styx: Shards of Darkness
- Diciembre 16, 2016

The varied styles of play that provides Styx come with a larger arsenal of tools and skills, including the ability to teleport. Focus Home Interactive has announced that Styx: Shards of Darkness is finally put on sale in the forthcoming month of March 14 on Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC. (los mas...)
Esto fue lo más buscado en Google durante 2016
- Diciembre 15, 2016

Como es tradición cada mes de diciembre, el gigante tecnológico publicó su listado de términos más populares en el buscador más utilizado de internet. En tanto, el cuarto lugar entre las búsquedas fue para el videojuego online Slither.io, lanzado el 30 de marzo por la empresa Lowtech Studios. De este modo un videojuego ha conseguido alcanzar unas cotas de interés mundial tan altas que ha superado a grandes sucesos internacionales como la muerte de grandes artistas como David Bowie y Prince ... (los mas...)
Avanza el referendo que prohíbe la adopción homoparental
- Diciembre 15, 2016

Morales, creadora de la iniciativa, insiste en que la adopción de menores es exclusividad de las parejas conformadas por un hombre y una mujer, mientras que otros congresistas creen que va en contra del derecho de las minorías en el país, como lo es la comunidad LGBTI . (los mas...)
'Despide' la ONU a la Mujer Maravilla
- Diciembre 15, 2016

El argumento de los firmantes es que la imagen de la heroína está demasiado sexualizada. Shazia Rafi, activista que lideró la fallida campaña She4SG para impulsar que la próxima secretaria general de la ONU fuera una mujer , consideró que la decisión era "ridícula". (los mas...)
Now Opposition ready for demonetisation debate, Speaker says no Now Opposition ready for demonetisation debate, Speaker says no
- Diciembre 15, 2016

Meanwhile, Prime Minister Narendra Modi was present in the house when the opposition disrupted the House within hours of its commencement. With the ruckus continuing, Speaker Sumitra Mahajan the proceedings were adjourned till noon. An angry Kharge appeared to be shouting at the Speaker saying "how did you allow the BJD to talk". "This is very unfortunate", the minister said. Since the session began on November 16, the Lok Sabha has managed to conduct only two legislative actions - passage ... (los mas...)
Argentina condena atentado en El Cairo Argentina condena atentado en El Cairo
- Diciembre 15, 2016

El Ministerio de Interior vinculó al terrorista y a la supuesta célula a la que pertenecía (compuesta por 8 personas) con el grupo de los Hermanos Musulmanes, con Catar y con la filial del grupo yihadista Estado Islámico (EI) en la Península del Sinaí. (los mas...)
Snow Alert: Possibility for Flurries Overnight Wednesday in Northern Virginia Snow Alert: Possibility for Flurries Overnight Wednesday in Northern Virginia
- Diciembre 15, 2016

Rain and snow are expected after 2 p.m. Saturday , with a high temperature near 38 degrees. Thursday will provide a respite from the snowfall, but in its place will be strong chinook winds blowing out of the west, pushing the snow around and potentially creating visibility issues for travelers. (los mas...)
Read Alan Thicke's touching tweet about life and death from 2012 Read Alan Thicke's touching tweet about life and death from 2012
- Diciembre 15, 2016

Steve Lyon, with the Kitchener-Waterloo Oldtimers Hockey Club, says they have some members that are 80 who love playing for the camaraderie. On Wednesday, The Wolf of Wall Street star took to Facebook to mourn Thicke, who portrayed his TV father figure, Jason Seaver. (los mas...)
IS claims deadly Cairo church bombing IS claims deadly Cairo church bombing
- Diciembre 15, 2016

In a statement circulated online, it said the bomber had killed and injured 80 people, vowing "to continue war against apostates". "This blow has caused us a lot of pain, but never will we let it break us", Sisi said. The authorities have arrested four alleged members of this group, the interior ministry said. The ministry said that Mostafa had been arrested in March 2014 for carrying arms during a protest and was freed on bail after two months, and that he was wanted in connection with two ... (los mas...)
Iran to work on nuclear-powered boats after US 'violation' of deal Iran to work on nuclear-powered boats after US 'violation' of deal
- Diciembre 15, 2016

Rouhani's order comes after U.S. lawmakers voted on Dec. 1 to extend the president's authority to impose sanctions on the Islamic country. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said Tuesday that his country will start designing and building nuclear-powered ships in response to the expected renewal of sanctions by President-elect Donald Trump. (los mas...)
Dishonored 2 New Game Plus mode available now in beta on PC Dishonored 2 New Game Plus mode available now in beta on PC
- Diciembre 15, 2016

Bethesda announces that the heavily anticipated Dishonored 2 patch that will add a New Game Plus mode will be coming within the week, with an interesting twist in tow. Where this differs is that you can still pick either character. You'll have total access to each hero's entire suite of abilities, while retaining all of the Bonecharm Traits and Runes collected during your previous playthrough. (los mas...)
Islamic State militants back in Syria's Palmyra, monitor says
- Diciembre 14, 2016

Rebels said the focus of Syria's overstretched army on defeating insurgents in their last urban stronghold of Aleppo may have diverted much needed resources to defend the city, where Moscow had in recent months beefed up its defences. Russia, Syria's ally, had launched a flurry of air strikes overnight that reportedly killed 300 ISIL fighters and forced the group to retreat. In the past year, IS has suffered defeats in both Syria and Iraq, losing several towns and cities it had captured in ... (los mas...)
Girl held in Saudi Arabia for posting photo without hijab on Twitter Girl held in Saudi Arabia for posting photo without hijab on Twitter
- Diciembre 14, 2016

He said the woman posted a tweet of herself standing next to a popular Riyadh cafe on Al-Tahliya Street but without wearing the Islamic headscarf that is required in Saudi society. One user wrote he was thankful the woman was arrested, and demanded harsh penalties from her. The country imposes a strict dress code on women in public, as well as banning them from driving and mixing with men they are not related to. (los mas...)