Dairy Queen Free Cone Day on Tuesday, March 20

Dairy Queen and Rita's are celebrating the start of spring by offering free ice cream and Italian ice. Last year, Dairy Queen raised $300,000. This is the fourth time DQ has hosted a free cone day. March 20 is Dairy Queen's fourth annual Free Cone Day. They will also be accepting optional donations for Duke Children's Hospital and Health Center.

Microsoft to open first Middle East cloud data centres in UAE

The expansion of Microsoft's substantial cloud presence in Europe is in response to growing customer demand. Microsoft today announced plans to deliver its Microsoft Cloud services to the region from the company's first datacenters located in the Middle East.

Google Banning Ads for Cryptocurrency and Initial Coin Offering

Its new financial services rules, published this week, state that advertising will no longer be permitted to serve content relating to cryptocurrencies , initial coin offerings (ICOs), exchanges, wallets, trading advice and spread betting.

Baidu, Inc. (BIDU) is at $258.73 per share and KEMET Corporation (KEM) is listed at $18.07

When the price rises above the moving average, it indicates that investors are becoming bullish on the commodity. Angled up and price is moving up (or was recently) overall, angled down and price is moving down overall, moving sideways and the price is likely in a range.

Tata E-Vision sedan concept revealed in Geneva

The French auto maker claims that the EZ-GO makes for the flawless city vehicle, not only because it's low-slung, compact, and has big windows out of which its occupants can see, but because it's a zero-emissions electric auto that, thanks to its low, limited top speed, can actually use batteries that have been recycled out of more powerful, private, electric cars .

Walmart introduces proprietary meal kits to compete with Amazon

The meal-kit industry has been expanding rapidly in recent years and is on track to grow to between $3 billion and $5 billion over the next 10 years. The retail giant also is re-outfitting a dozen Sam's Club stores into distribution centers for Walmart's online grocery business.

Amazon in talks with banks to create checking account product

A dive into the financial sector would be another addition to Amazon's growing list of attempts to influence its customers' everyday lives. The product, says the story, would be focused on those not yet swept up in the traditional financial services industry, but wouldn't include Amazon actually becoming a bank.

Comcast challenges Murdoch with RM120 billion bid for Sky

Roberts started off by explaining how the premium price tag makes the offer superior along with less regulatory hassle. As the Reuters brand for financial commentary, we dissect the big business and economic stories as they break around the world every day.

Labor Union Fees Case Begins In US Supreme Court

The case , known in legal circles as Janus v. AFSCME , involves a child support specialist for the state of IL named Mark Janus who is challenging a requirement that forced him to pay fees that were created to cover the cost of the union representing him.

Scottish unemployment rate climbs higher than rest of UK

United Kingdom economic growth was been revised down to 0.4 per cent for the final quarter of 2017 in the second estimate of national income produced by the Office for National Statistics . James Smith, an economist at ING Bank, said wage data suggests that the tightness in the labor market is causing firms to lift pay packets to retain staff and hire new talent.

Berkshire Hathaway says tax law gives it $29B boost in 4Q

Buffett's letter is always well-read in the business world because of his remarkable track record over more than five decades and his talent for explaining complicated subjects in plain language. " Most wouldn't mind being told to pay more in taxes as well, particularly when so many of their fellow citizens are truly suffering". Buffett also said that while Berkshire's insurance holdings would take a $2 billion after-tax hit from losses caused by hurricanes previous year in Florida, ...

Uber Stops Morocco Service for Bringing Business into Local Regulators

Like it has in numerous markets where it now operates, Uber has faced opposition from local taxi groups in Morocco who claim that the ride-hailing company's operations undercuts their business. He was speaking with Roos, a co-founding partner at Geodesic Capital , an Uber investor. Uber still faces an uphill battle in Japan. Toyota just poured about $70 million into the app creator JapanTaxi, and it's working on its own AI-centered taxi system.

European Union presidency urges Britain to ditch Brexit

Speaking in a joint press conference with Theresa May in Berlin , Mrs Merkel said that a bespoke deal did not have to mean Britain that was "cherry-picking" the best elements of the single market without paying the price for European Union membership.

Kraft Heinz says it cut costs by $1.7bn in 2017

KHC has been the subject of a number of research analyst reports. As the current market price of the stock is $2.47 and diluted EPS for the trailing twelve month is -0.79, the P/E ratio for the stock comes out as N/A. Considering that the stock recent volume of 7410879 shares, this represents a pretty noteworthy trading in volume size. Blue Chip Partners Inc. boosted its stake in The Kraft Heinz by 0.5% in the 2nd quarter.

Girl Scout Sells Cookies Outside Pot Dispensary In CA

Urbn Leaf, a marijuana dispensary in San Diego, posted a photo of a Girl Scout selling the organization's iconic cookies outside, prompting praise and questions about the sales. The Girl Scout Cookie Program is the largest entrepreneurial program for girls in the world that teaches girls essential life skills, including goal setting, decision making, money management, people skills and business ethics.

BP records 'one of the strongest years'

BP further reported that its exploration had delivered the most successful year for the company since 2004, while the group's upstream production jumped 12 percent. BP's organic capital expenditure for 2017 was USD16.5 billion, within the company's USD15.00 billion to USD17.00 billion guidance, which BP had said in October would in part be covered by asset sale proceeds.

Weekly Crude Oil Review: Soaring US Output Weighs On Sentiments

According to the EIA, global oil demand increased to 98.38 million barrels a day in 2017 up from around 92 million barrels of oil a day in 2015. US oil production, led by record output in Texas, averaged more than 10 million barrels a day for the first time since 1970 as oil prices rose, drillers became more efficient, and export markets grew.

Brighton Jones LLC Raises Position in Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE:WFC)

Wells Fargo & Co has a 52 week low of $49.27 and a 52 week high of $66.31. At the close of regular trading, its last week's stock price volatility was 8.42% which for the month reaches 7.21%. Capital World Investors now owns 111,753,448 shares of the financial services provider's stock worth $6,192,259,000 after purchasing an additional 10,927,679 shares in the last quarter.

President's power to oust consumer watchdog's chief is curbed by court

Finally, the majority held that the functions of the CFPB and its Director, unlike, for example, the Secretary of State or another Cabinet officer, are not core executive functions, and financial and consumer protection regulators have always been afforded a degree of independence, citing the FTC, the Federal Reserve, the FDIC, and others as examples.

Chevron makes major oil discovery in Ballymore prospect in US

The company revealed that now a sidetrack well is being drilled to further evaluate the Ballymore discovery and to start chalking out development options. The company said it expected global deepwater production to exceed 900,000 boe per day by 2020, from already established areas. A sidetrack well is now ongoing to confirm the upside potential.