Boeing’s Maritime Surveillance Aircraft (MSA) demonstrator recently completed its first flight to verify airworthiness, an important milestone toward providing a low-risk and cost-effective maritime surveillance solution designed for search and rescue, anti-piracy patrols and coastal and border security. Boeing teammate […]
Every year finding unrestored classic American cars is becoming a thing of the past. But there's a secret treasure trove of automotive relics that still exists: Car Hoards
One session at the Bayer Crop Science Ag Issues Forum last week called 2014 the “Year of Food and Farmers” and talked about an upcoming National Geographic series and a documentary movie – both featuring agriculture. Dennis Dimick, Executive editor, … Continue reading ?
Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton will be the keynote speaker June 10 at a joint general session of the United Fresh Produce Association and Food Marketing Institute in Chicago.
Today the Federal Reserve Board released its Summary of Commentary on Current Economic Conditions. Commonly referred to as the “Beige Book,” the report included the following observations with respect to the U.S. agricultural economy: Fifth District- Richmond- “According to agriculture contacts, crop prices declined in recent weeks. Show More Summary
Marrying public health and primary care coordination to improve population health using Health IT sounds like a no-brainer. It sounds easy, right? Maybe not, but a new initiative is bringing these three elements together in a bid to improve health, healthcare and control costs. Show More Summary
Supreme Court justices show little interest in overturning a key precedent behind most securities class actions.
Speed reading must be a sport, and if it is not, Spritz will certainly make it so. The company is developing the tools to help readers read faster, by eliminating the reader’s need to move their own eyes. In fact, Spritz recommends relaxing...Show More Summary
Good graphic design distills the Old and New Testament into 66 retro-style posters. The Bible is often referred to as the word of God. In reality, it's significantly longer: around 775,000 words spread across 66 different books, when all is said and done. Show More Summary
WHTM, the Harrisburg ABC affiliate that recently ran a couple of segments skewering citizen meteorologists and social media weather critics has decided it wasn’t such a good idea after all. This morning, meteorologist Brett Thackara apologized. Show More Summary
President Obama’s 2015 budget proposal calls for more investment in natural gas research and fossil fuel development, including what energy secretary Ernest Moniz called the administration’s first moves to demonstrate carbon capture technology for natural gas systems, The Hill reports. Show More Summary
Marjane Satrapi’s English-language debut The Voices premiered this year at Sundance and stars Ryan Reynolds, Gemma Arterton, Anna Kendrick, and Jacki Weaver. Lionsgate has landed U.S. distribution rights to the horror comedy, which centers on a lovable but disturbed factory worker (Reynolds) who yearns for the attention of a woman in accounting. Show More Summary
Sinclair owned Boise, ID, CBS affiliate KBOI recently ran a couple of promos that seemed to promote a political agenda rather than the station. While one told viewers “KBOI believes that the best government is small government” the other...Show More Summary
Which of the following are statements by Vladimir Putin, his Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov or other Kremlin spokesmen, and which are by Western media, academics, politicians and commentators: “Ukraine and Russia share deep historical...Show More Summary
The Supreme Court on Wednesday revived a $185 million arbitration award British energy company BG GroupPLC won against Argentina in 2007.
The indie banner, run by British industry vets Mick Southworth and Martin McCabe, plans to bring James Bannon's "Running With the Firm" to the big screen. read more
The Supreme Court appeared divided into three camps on whether to overrule or alter a long-standing legal precedent that provides the foundation for many class-action lawsuits alleging securities fraud.
Cartoonist Joe Wos has raised $3,185 for his picture book, The Three Little Pigsburghers. Wos’ project is a retelling of the “The Three Little Pigs” story that has been translated into “Pittsburghese.” Filmmaker Rick Sebak wrote the the foreword and comedian Jimmy Krenn narrated the audiobook. Show More Summary
Neil Gaiman doesn’t think that book piracy is all bad. In fact, in the video above Gaiman revealed that when his books were shared illegally online, his book sales actually went up 300 percent at independent book stores. We’ve embedded the entire video for you to check out. (Via Reddit). New Career Opportunities Daily: The best jobs in media.