Bratz dolls are seen at a toy retail outlet in Falls Church, ...
Aug 5th, 2011
(AFP/File) - Bratz dolls are seen at a toy retail outlet in Falls Church, Virginia. A US judge has ordered the toymaker to pay just under $310 million to its rival toymaker MGA in the protracted legal battle over the toys, and refused to allow it a new trial.(AFP/File/Tim Sloan) -
By Phil Wahba and Jessica Wohl NEW YORK/CHICAGO (Reuters) - Cooler than usual weather and belt-tightening by shoppers still struggling with higher payroll taxes and stubborn unemployment dampened sales last quarter at chains from Macy's Inc to Wal-Mart Stores Inc . Wal-Mart reported a 1.4 percent drop in sales at Walmart U.S. stores open at le... [Full Article]
SITTWE, Myanmar (AP) - A cyclone only a day away carries wind and rain that could become deadly. But in dozens of refugee camps that spatter Myanmar's western coast, the order to evacuate ahead of the storm was met with widespread refusal. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]