Former U.S. Astronaut, Senator John Glenn Dies at 95 - Bloomberg Dec 8, 2016 03:34PM

Former Astronaut, U.S. Senator John Glenn Dies at 95, according to Bloomberg The announcement was made by Ohio State University president Michael Drake.


John Glenn, first American to orbit Earth, dies at 95 Dec 8, 2016 03:31PM

By Will Dunham

(Reuters) - John Glenn, who became one of the 20th century's greatest explorers as the first American to orbit Earth and later as the world's oldest astronaut, and also had a long career as a U.S. senator, died in Ohio on Thursday at age 95.

Glenn, the last surviving member of the original seven American "Right Stuff" Mercury astronauts, died at the James Cancer Hospital at Ohio State University in Columbus, said Hank Wilson, a... (continue reading...)


Bloomberg says issues on its terminals resolved Dec 8, 2016 12:51PM

By Jessica Toonkel

(Reuters) - Issues causing slowness on Bloomberg LP's terminals that began late Thursday morning had been resolved for all users by mid- afternoon, the company said.

"All Bloomberg functionality has now been restored to all users," the company said on www.bloombergstatus.com, to alert users of the status of the issues.

Spokesman Ty Trippet did not immediately respond to an emailed inquiry about the scope of... (continue reading...)


6.8 Mag. Earthquake 165KM W of Ferndale California - USGS Dec 8, 2016 09:58AM

6.8 Mag. Earthquake 165KM W of Ferndale California - USGS


Lululemon quarterly sales top expectations, shares jump Dec 7, 2016 04:29PM

By Solarina Ho

TORONTO (Reuters) - Canadian yoga and leisure apparel retailer Lululemon Athletica Inc on Wednesday reported quarterly profit that beat analysts' forecasts, helped by higher-than-expected gross margins and sales.

Supply chain improvements, a problem area that has plagued the company in recent years, and lower product costs underpinned the company's improved margins and were also driving improvements in the fourth quarter,... (continue reading...)


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