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Stocks were rising across the casino industry Tuesday, making up prior day losses after a number of analysts lowered April daily revenue estimates for Macau— the Chinese territory that is overtaking Las Vegas as the world gambling capital. Shares of MGM Resorts International were up close to 8% in midday trading Tuesday, climbing as high as $24.99. The gains came after the company reported better than anticipated earnings results. In the first quarter MGM brought in $2.6 billion in net revenue, up 12% from a year earlier.
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The IOS 8 Update Is Ruining Everyone's Lives Today
Today in first world problems: The iOS 8 update requires a whopping near 5 GB on the iPhone — and who in the world has that much storage available? Apple released the update Wednesday, sending customers in a blind fit of rage upon realizing they'd have to delete apps, photos and music — basically everything they have ever been and ever will be — to make room for the software upgrade.
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Miranda Lambert Can't Hold Back The Tears As She Sings "Over You" To Young Cancer Fan
Talk about the power of music! As Miranda Lambert continues her 2014 Platinum tour across the states, the country darling shared a very special moment with one fan Saturday night. While performing her smash hit single "Over You," Mrs. Blake Shelton noticed a sweet young girl in the crowd named Brooke Hester. Wearing a pink cowgirl hat and a mask to prevent germs from reaching her, the 7-year-old cancer patient grabbed the singer's hand for a tender, unannounced moment. Turns out, the quick interaction deeply moved Lambert, who had to stop singing as tears began streaming down her face. Luckily, the crowd was able to sing loud and proud for the remainder of the song.
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Man Enlists TV Heroes To Help Fight Neighborhood Crime
Sometimes it takes a little bit of vandalizing to get your point across. One friendly neighborhood Canadian decided to upgrade his local crime watch signs by putting pictures of superheroes on them. Maybe crime was running rampant and he needed to deter criminals from his neighborhood. A couple of Redditors confirmed that the signs were indeed from a neighborhood in Toronto. What better way to fight crime than with Internet access and printable stickers? If anything, it raises awareness.
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Sherri Shepherd Calls Surrogate Baby Drama "Painful," Her Ex Lamar Sally Speaks Out About Custody
Sherri Shepherd is opening up about her surrogate baby drama with ex Lamar Sally. Well, sort of. During an appearance on The Wendy Williams Show today, the 47-year-old former View co-host gave a brief update on where things stand with the custody battle over Lamar Sally Jr.-- their newborn son whom Shepherd has yet to meet. Shepherd told the audience, "We can't say anything about that. I have a lot of lawyers and I'm in court right now and it's very public and it's very painful.
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Dow Ends At Record After Fed Maintains Low Rates
The Dow Jones industrial average is closing at a record high after the Federal Reserve maintained its stance on record-low interest rates. The Dow rose 24 points, or 0.2 percent, to close at 17,156 Wednesday, surpassing its previous high from July by 18 points. The blue-chip average rose as much as 89 points after the Fed kept the phrase "considerable time," in referring to how long it would wait before raising interest rates. The Nasdaq rose nine points, or 0.2 percent, to 4,562.
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Memoir Debuts A “Predictive” Photo-Sharing App For IOS 8
Photo-sharing application Memoir launched last fall to make it easier to rediscover your photo memories through a combination of advanced search features and a time capsule-like function, is similar to competitor TimeHop. But one of the app’s more interesting features was a way to request photos from other users. Today, thanks to iOS 8, that option has now been improved.
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Uniqlo Expects Profit At U.S. Stores In 'couple Of Years'
Japanese fashion retailer Uniqlo aims to turn a profit at its small but expanding U.S. network of stores within the next couple of years, the company's top U.S. executive, Larry Meyer, said. Well known in its home country for its inexpensive but trendy down jackets, jeans and undergarments, Uniqlo - short for "Unique Clothing" - is a relative newcomer in the United States. It opened its first flagship store in New York City's chic Soho neighborhood in 2006.
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Little Girl Waits Tables To Raise Money For Cancer Research
A 6-year-old cancer survivor paid her good fortune forward this weekend by waiting tables at a local restaurant to help raise money for cancer research. Macy Duke charmed customers during a fundraiser at Chili's in San Antonio, Texas to raise funds for St. Jude Children's Hospital. Duke, who beat acute lymphoblastic leukemia last year, requested to wait tables at her favorite restaurant as a way to help other children with cancer. At the end of the day, she raised $300 for cancer research. Her fundraising efforts were part of a larger partnership between Chili's and St. Jude. Visitors across the U.S. have the opportunity to donate money alongside their meals until the fundraiser ends Sept. 22, which is Donate Profits Day. The restaurant's goal this year is $100,000 in profits to the organization.
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Cop Who Killed Missouri Teen Testifies Before Grand Jury
According to a report in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, the Ferguson, Missouri police officer whose fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager has ignited weeks of protests testified Tuesday before a St. Louis grand jury hearing evidence in the case.