Williams-Sonoma Inc. shares jumped more than 10% in the extended session Wednesday after the retailer posted fourth-quarter earnings above expectations, raised its dividend by nearly 12%, and increased its share buyback program. Williams-Sonoma said it earned $155 million, or $1.93 a share, in the quarter, compared with $96 million, or $1.13 a share, in the year-ago period. Adjusted for one-time items, Williams-Sonoma earned $2.10 a share. Revenue rose 9% to $1.8 billion. Analysts polled by Fac [...]
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Astronauts aboard the International Space Station have to exercise and alter their diet to endure extended stays in microgravity, but NASA and the ESA hope to find a better way. They're about to start a study that will explore how artificial gravity might keep astronauts in good shape. Volunteers at the German Aerospace Center will spend 60 days in bed starting on March 25th at an incline that will send blood away from their heads. Once a day, a "selection" of the subjects will take a spin in [...]