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Walmart Adds Money Transfer Service

Posted On April 18, 2014

(Bentonville, AR) -- Walmart is taking on Western Union. The retailer announced that it's adding a money transfer service. Customers will be able to transfer money to and from any of Walmart's 4,000 stores in the U.S. and Puerto Rico. Walmart is hoping the money transfer option will keep customers in their stores a little…

Google Offers Online Good Friday, Easter Tour Of Jerusalem

Posted On April 18, 2014

(Undated) -- Can't make it to the Holy Land in person? No problem. Just in time for Good Friday, Google is offering a street-level view of the path Christians say Jesus Christ followed through Jerusalem as he carried his cross to the hill where he was crucified. Google's Street View technology tracks the Via Dolorosa…

Markets Closed For Good Friday

Posted On April 18, 2014

(Undated) -- Stock markets in the U.S are closed today in observance of Good Friday. A number of major markets in Europe, Asia, South America, and Australia are also closed. Most banks are open.

Obama Cheers Some New Healthcare Numbers

Posted On April 18, 2014

(Washington, DC) -- President Obama is cheering new healthcare numbers. The President noted that more than one-third of the new health insurance enrollees are under the age of 35. That is an important factor for health insurance companies as younger, healthier people will help pay for older folks who require more expensive care. The President…

Michaels Reports Payment Card Security Breach

Posted On April 18, 2014

(Undated) -- Arts and crafts retailer Michaels is reporting a security breach involving two and a half million credit and debit cards. The chain also said Thursday about 400-thousand payment cards for its subsidiary Aaron Brothers may have been breached by sophisticated malware. Michaels says the malware is no longer a threat for its customers…