Tag Archives: Falls

Serena Falls Ill, Pulls Out of Qatar Open

Serena falls ill with the flu and is forced to withdraw from her second consecutive tournament. Last week she was forced to miss the ongoing Dubai Tennis Championship and her continued sickness has forced her to withdraw from the 2016 Qatar Open, also known as the Qatar Total Open, starting on Friday. The younger of the two Williams superstars and ...

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Marcus Mariota falls out of top 5 in Mel Kiper’s NFL mock draft

Mariota is out of the top five of Kiper’s mock draft because the ESPN analyst thinks the Titans will look to improve the defensive line instead. Marcus Mariota was projected to be the second player off the board in the first mock draft from ESPN’s Mel Kiper Jr., but he’s down four spots to No. 6 in the second edition. Four weeks ...

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McDonald’s Key Global Sales Figure Falls 1.8% in January

Filed under: McDonald’s, Earnings, Food & Beverage, Restaurants, This Built America Chris McGrath/Getty Images OAK BROOK, Ill. — McDonald’s says that a key global sales metric fell 1.8 percent in January, continuing to be weighed down by struggles in Japan and China. The world’s largest hamburger chain said that sales at locations in the Middle East, Africa and Asia-Pacific region ...

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Robert Mugabe falls, attempts media coverup, becomes meme

Aileen GraefHARARE, Zimbabwe, Feb. 5 (UPI) — Longtime leader of Zimbabwe Robert Mugabe fell at a public event, tried to deny it and got memed on the internet for his failed coverup. Top News – UPI.com

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US job openings rising in August as hiring falls

In this Oct. 1, 2014 photo, Matt Fahr, left, sales manager with the Charlotte Hornets, speaks with High Point University freshman, Kule Kubanka, about career opportunities, during a career day at the Slane Student Center in Haigh Point, N.C. The Labor Department releases job openings and labor turnover survey for August on Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014. (AP Photo/The Enterprise, Laura ...

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U.S. Jobless Rate Falls to 5.9%, Lowest Since 2008

Filed under: Labor, Economic Indicators, Unemployment Rate, Job Market, This Built America Seth Perlman/AP By Jason Lange WASHINGTON — U.S. employers stepped up hiring in September and the jobless rate fell to a six-year low, bolstering bets on a Federal Reserve rate hike in mid-2015. Friday’s report on employment is the most significant gauge of the economy’s health ahead of ...

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