Daily Archive: Sunday, May 14, 2017

Pope canonises shepherd children Francsico and Jacinta

ROUGH CUT. NO REPORTER NARRATION. Pope Francis gave the Catholic Church two of its youngest saints on Saturday (May 13), canonising shepherd siblings believed to have seen the Madonna 100 years ago in a Portuguese town that is now a major pilgrimage site. Hundreds of thousands of people, many of whom slept outdoors to hold

Wal-Mart pushing hard to catch Amazon in e-commerce

New York (AFP) – Wal-Mart Stores, the 800-pound gorilla of retail, is running hard to catch up in an increasingly crucial segment where it is neither the biggest nor the best: e-commerce. The company, founded in 1962 by Sam Walton, has been gobbling up smaller and niche players in e-commerce in an effort to reach