The U.S. Ski Team says Lindsey Vonn has torn ligaments in her right knee and broken a bone in a crash Tuesday at the world championships. She will have surgery and miss the rest of this season but may be back for the 2014 Sochi Olympics. (Feb. 5)
Ron Hause: Poor Apple.. .... they have used $130billion of excess profits over the last 4yrs doing stock buybacks, and have $40billion budgeted for stock buybacks in 2016. As the US corps cry when they pay a few million in US taxes, they secretly used over $900billion for stock buybacks in 2015 alone concentrating the wealth to the top as US wages remained stagnant. Over the last 8yrs Walmart has bought back over 34% of their outstanding stock with $70billion of excess profits as their workers qualify for govt social programs.