Tag: Annual

Nov 15 2018

Google's annual Thanksgiving report tells you the best times to avoid traffic jams

Google has released its annual Thanksgiving traffic and search trends report, created by analyzing data from last year’s holiday season. It breaks down the best and worst times to travel by state and also throws in information about when popular places, like grocery and liquor stores, are the most crowded. Even if you can’t avoid […]

Nov 13 2018

Few Americans exercise as much as they're supposed to—and that adds $117 billion in annual health costs

Just a fraction of Americans are exercising as much as they’re supposed to, costing the health-care system and contributing to people dying early. Only 26 percent of men, 19 percent of women and 20 percent of adolescents meet the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ exercise recommendations, according to the agency. Failing to meet […]

Nov 08 2018

Walt Disney Posts Record Annual Profit

The entrance gate to Walt Disney in Burbank, Calif. Photo: mario anzuoni/Reuters 0 Comments By Maria Armental Maria Armental The Wall Street Journal Biography @mjarmental maria.armental@wsj.com Updated Nov. 8, 2018 4:34 p.m. ET Walt Disney Co. DIS -0.90% turned in a strong financial performance in the latest period, as its parks-and-resorts and studio-entertainment segments helped […]

Nov 01 2018

Heidi Klum's 19th Annual Halloween Party — See Photos From Inside The Star-Studded Bash

Heidi Klum’s Halloween party is one of the biggest events of the year, and there were SO MANY amazing costumes at this year’s bash! See the best dressed-up celebs. Every year gets better and better when it comes to Heidi Klum‘s Halloween party! This year, the star of the show, 45, wowed with an insane […]

Oct 30 2018

Sony forecasts big jump to record annual profit on winning gaming strategy

TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan’s Sony Corp boosted its annual profit outlook by 30 percent to a record level after a strong second-quarter, propelled by popular game titles like “Marvel’s Spider-Man” as well as growing demand for its online gaming services. A logo of Sony Corp is seen at an electronics store in Narita International airport […]

Oct 30 2018

Sony predicts big jump to record annual profit on winning gaming strategy

TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan’s Sony Corp boosted its annual profit outlook by 30 percent to a record level after a strong second-quarter, propelled by popular game titles like “Marvel’s Spider-Man” as well as growing demand for its online gaming services. A logo of Sony Corp is seen at an electronics store in Narita International airport […]

Oct 28 2018

Study: Annual flu shot won't cut effectiveness for kids

SUNDAY, Oct. 28, 2018 — Does getting a flu shot every year diminish its power to protect children? Absolutely not, say researchers, who found that last year’s shot will not in any way reduce the flu-fighting strength of this year’s shot. The conclusion follows three years spent monitoring flu vaccine effectiveness among nearly 3,400 children […]

Oct 22 2018

The annual Uni Watch World Series Preview

11:20 AM ET Paul LukasESPN.com Close Sports journalism’s foremost uniform reporter ESPN.com columnist since 2004 Also blogs at uni-watch.com The Fall Classic, featuring the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Boston Red Sox, begins on Tuesday night, which means it’s time for the annual Uni Watch World Series Preview. While others obsess about meaningless stats like […]

Sep 22 2018

Gunmen kill at least 24 in attack on annual military parade in Iran

TEHRAN, Iran — Gunmen attacked an annual Iranian military parade Saturday in the country’s oil-rich southwest, killing at least 24 people and wounding 53 others, local media reported. No group immediately claimed responsibility for the assault in Ahvaz, which saw gunfire spray into a crowd of marching Guardsmen, bystanders and government officials watching from a […]

Sep 19 2018

Eric Dickerson Tells TMZ Pro Football Hall of Famers Want $300K Annual Salary

Kelvin Kuo/Associated Press Eric Dickerson was part of a group of Pro Football Hall of Famers who made headlines Tuesday for threatening to boycott future induction ceremonies if the legends did not receive proper compensation in the form of health insurance for life as well as an annual salary. While the group provided a figure […]