Borders End To Have Ripple Effect Across Country

Borders end to have ripple effect across country

NEW YORK (AP) -- What happens when a pioneer like Borders goes out of business? Depends on who you ask....

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  • Retailers report modest gains for April
    Americans spent briskly during the early spring months in the latest sign that they’re encouraged by the economic recovery. Falling gas prices, a rallying stock market and gains in the job market all fueled Americans’ shopping habits even as cold weather tempered their desire to buy spring fashions. More
  • Microsoft may buy Barnes & Noble's Nook unit for $1 billion
    According to internal documents obtained by the website TechCrunch, Microsoft has offered $1 billion for the digital assets of Nook Media, Barnes & Noble's digital book venture. According to internal documents obtained by the website TechCrunch, Microsoft has offered $1 billion for the digital assets of Nook Media, Barnes & Noble's digital book venture. More
  • Sears Didn't Move Fast Enough, CEO Says
    Sears continues to struggle to get a "decent" return on its assets and the retailer didn't move fast enough to cut expenses after the financial crisis, the CEO said at the annual meeting. More
  • J.C. Penney ad apologizes to customers
    The ad comes after the Plano, Texas-based company last month fired its CEO, Ron Johnson, after 17 months on the job and rehired his predecessor Mike Ullman. Johnson's ambitious changes included getting rid of most sales and bringing in new, hip brands. More
  • Discover Pushes PayPal Payments; First Data Holds Out
    Discover makes headway in bringing eBay's online-payments service to physical retailers, but First Data, one of the country's largest merchant processors, has opted not to support the service. More
  • The Town Hall & Nat Geo Live! Present: ANNIE GRIFFITHS: Photography Without Borders
    She is the Founder and Executive Director of Ripple Effect Images, a collective of photographers who document the programs that are empowering women and girls in the developing world, especially as they deal with the devastating effects of climate change.
    04/18/2018 - 10:30 am | View Link
  • Who We're Watching This Earnings Season
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    04/17/2018 - 9:17 am | View Link
  • Tesla temporarily stops Model 3 production at Reno, Fremont plants
    Sam Abuelsamid, senior analyst with Detroit-based Navigant Research, said the stop could have a ripple effect, delaying vendors’ schedules. “This unannounced shutdown looks like just another one of Tesla’s half-baked attempts at execution and is a ...
    04/17/2018 - 8:30 am | View Link
  • Highways, salmon habitat collide in tribal treaty case
    Wilkinson, who is writing a book on the Boldt decision, said that the case could create a ripple effect for Native American law. "Will the court, if it doesn't rule for the tribes, make law that will cut into the Boldt decision, and their own decision in ...
    04/17/2018 - 8:07 am | View Link
  • Extended transcript: Salma Hayek Pinault
    And they did come together. And it's happened many times before, unfortunately, but movement didn't start until now. So the ripple effect. Not only the change is happened, it has happened and it will continue, but I do think that women will start to feel a ...
    04/15/2018 - 3:06 am | View Link
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  • Ripple (payment protocol)
    Ripple is a real-time gross settlement system (RTGS), currency exchange and remittance network created by the Ripple company.Also called the Ripple Transaction Protocol (RTXP) or Ripple protocol, it is built upon a distributed open source internet protocol, consensus ledger and native cryptocurrency abbreviated as XRP (ripples).
    04/15/2018 - 8:12 am | View Website
  • Flashback Effects
    One particularly common (and frequently parodied) version of this is to have the screen go wavy during the Dissolve, accompanied by the sound of harpist plucking up the whole tone scale. Where harps are absent, the usual musical effect is tinkling glockenspiel notes played like wind chimes over ...
    04/15/2018 - 7:15 am | View Website
  • Ripple vs SWIFT: payment (r)evolution | Treasury Today
    Cross-border payments are currently slow, expensive and opaque. Ripple offers sub second efficiently priced payments using a variant of blockchain technology. In response, SWIFT has launched GPII, same day credit of funds, up front pricing and
    04/14/2018 - 3:08 pm | View Website
  • The Executioner (book series)
    The Executioner is a monthly men's action-adventure series following the exploits of the character Mack Bolan and his wars against organized crime and international terrorism.
    04/14/2018 - 6:26 am | View Website
  • The Ripple Effect of the West Virginia Teachers' Victory
    The Ripple Effect of the West Virginia Teachers' Victory. The success of the statewide strike has intensified education unrest nationally—and could have lasting implications for the country’s schools.
    03/7/2018 - 2:17 pm | View Website
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