Firefighter died in California wildfire

Firefighter died in California wildfire

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A firefighter died battling a wildfire in the San Bernardino National Forest in California, the U.S. Forest Service said Friday. The death occurred Thursday as crews battled the El Dorado Fire, the agency said in a news release. The name of the firefighter was being withheld until family members are notified. … Read more

It Might Not Be A Great Idea To Buy Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM) For Its Next Dividend

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Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM) stock is about to trade ex-dividend in 4 days. Investors can purchase shares before the 23rd of September in order to be eligible for this dividend, which will be paid on the 13th of October. Philip Morris International’s next dividend payment will be US$1.20 per share, on the back of … Read more

“That’s a Tough Place to Play” – Aaron Rodgers Reflects Upon Sunday’s Win Over Minnesota Vikings

"That's a Tough Place to Play" - Aaron Rodgers Reflects Upon Sunday's Win Over Minnesota Vikings

Aaron Rodgers was simply brilliant in the Green Bay Packers’ 43-34 win over Minnesota Vikings. The 36-year-old turned back the clock with a fine overall display to hand his team a win on opening weekend. Rodgers completed 32 of his 44 attempted passes and threw for 360+ yards. He had four passing TDs against zero … Read more

‘Forrest Gump’ author Winston Groom dead at 77

'Forrest Gump' author Winston Groom dead at 77

FAIRHOPE, Ala. — Winston Groom, the writer whose novel “Forrest Gump” was made into a six-Oscar winning 1994 movie that became a soaring pop cultural phenomenon, has died at age 77. Mayor Karin Wilson of Fairhope, Alabama, said in a message on social media that Groom had died in that south Alabama town. A local … Read more

Roglic’s bike damaged during official check, say team

Roglic's bike damaged during official check, say team

(Reuters) – Team Jumbo-Visma said on Friday an International Cycling Union (UCI) official had damaged the bike of Tour de France overall leader Primoz Roglic during an inspection, which had prompted an angry response from the team’s sports director. Merjin Zeeman was excluded from the race for intimidating and insulting a member of the UCI … Read more

Stock Traders Brace for Quadruple Witching Amid Options Anxiety

Stock Traders Brace for Quadruple Witching Amid Options Anxiety

(Bloomberg) — In a month during which the red-hot trade in technology stocks has wavered and options activity dominated headlines, traders are facing another potential catalyst for market turmoil on Friday. Options and futures on indexes and equities are scheduled to expire, a quarterly event known as quadruple witching that typically fuels trading as large … Read more

Huawei’s P40 Pro Plus is the smartphone zoom king

Huawei’s P40 Pro Plus is the smartphone zoom king

It’s difficult to recommend that anyone in the West go buy a Huawei phone right now, since the Chinese tech giant is forbidden from shipping Google apps and services on its products. Their technical chops, however, should be in no doubt. I reviewed the flagship P40 Pro phone earlier this year and came away very … Read more