Amazon to Acquire Whole Foods Market

Amazon to Acquire Whole Foods Market

Seattle & Austin, TX…Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) and Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:WFM) today announced that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which Amazon will acquire Whole Foods Market for $42 per share in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately $13.7 billion, including Whole Foods Market’s net debt. “Millions of people love Whole Foods […]

Steph Curry, Splash Brother Klay Thompson and Dad, Dell Curry To Play In American Century Championships

Steph Curry, Splash Brother Klay Thompson and Dad, Dell Curry To Play In American Century Championships

South Lake Tahoe, CA/NV…Freshly minted National Basketball Association Champion and two-time NBA Most Valuable Player Steph Curry of the Golden State Warriors will join superstar athletes and entertainers at the American Century Championship celebrity golf tournament in Lake Tahoe, July 11-16. (www.americancenturychampionship.com) Steph Curry and Warriors teammate Klay Thompson will play in the American Century […]

Federal Reserve Moves Forward With Rate Increase

Federal Reserve Moves Forward With Rate Increase

Washington, DC…Information received since the Federal Open Market Committee met in May indicates that the labor market has continued to strengthen and that economic activity has been rising moderately so far this year. Job gains have moderated but have been solid, on average, since the beginning of the year, and the unemployment rate has declined. […]

Sanders Statement on Shooting & Shooter at GOP Baseball Practice

Sanders Statement on Shooting & Shooter at GOP Baseball Practice

Washington, DC…June 14 – Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) issued the following statement after receiving reports on the alleged shooter at a congressional baseball practice Wednesday morning: “I have just been informed that the alleged shooter at the Republican baseball practice is someone who apparently volunteered on my presidential campaign. I am sickened by this despicable […]

Majority Whip Steve Scalise & Others Shot At Baseball Practice

Majority Whip Steve Scalise & Others Shot At Baseball Practice

Alexandria, VA…Earlier this morning members of congress were practicing for an upcoming charity baseball game and came under fire. House Majority Whip Steve Scalise sustained a hip wound. Others including members of their security detail and staffers were also shot. Details may changes but at this time it is being reported that as many as […]

Boat Launching Hours at El Dorado Beach Boat Ramp During Holidays and Special Events

Boat Launching Hours at El Dorado Beach Boat Ramp During Holidays and Special Events

South Lake Tahoe, CA…Boat Launching Hours at El Dorado Beach Boat Ramp During Holidays and Special Events. Holiday and Special Events Schedule. Hours on Thursdays for Live at Lakeview Summer Concerts. The Live at Lakeview Summer Music Concert Series begins on Thursday, June 22, 2017. The summer concert series will occur every Thursday beginning on […]

Justin Timberlake To Return To Play At American Century Championship

Justin Timberlake To Return To Play At American Century Championship

South Lake Tahoe, CA/NV…For the third consecutive year, multi-talented actor and musician Justin Timberlake will join superstar athletes and entertainers at the American Century Championship celebrity golf tournament in Lake Tahoe this summer. The highly-decorated performer is an avid golfer who plays to a 4-handicap and is renowned in the sport for his philanthropic endeavors. […]

Prepared Statement for The Senate Select Committee on Intelligence from James B. Comey

Prepared Statement for The Senate Select Committee on Intelligence from James B. Comey

Washington, DC…The following was released today ahead of the former FBI Director’s testimony tomorrow before the Senate Intelligence Committee. Chairman Burr, Ranking Member Warner, Members of the Committee. Thank you for inviting me to appear before you today. I was asked to testify today to describe for you my interactions with President-Elect and President Trump […]

Sickness Unto Death Part IV: Dollars and Sense – In Sickness and Health ~ By John MacWillie, Ph.D.

Sickness Unto Death Part IV: Dollars and Sense – In Sickness and Health ~ By John MacWillie, Ph.D.

Murphys, CA…We pay more for our health care — in some cases, twice as much as countries like France. Is it worth it? There can be no argument, however you want to analyze health care delivery and the value of outcomes, the American health care system is significantly more expensive than any other comparable system […]