WASHINGTON (AP) — Control of the Senate could lie in the fortunes of female candidates and the deep-pocketed donors, like former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, who are sending piles of cash their way.
By Ayush Singh: Sierra Wireless (NASDAQ:SWIR) recently reported upbeat quarterly results, and the company's fortunes seem to have turned around nicely. Sierra shares have gained impressively in the past few months, with the stock gaining 38% in the past three months. Show More Summary
A fellow has a nighttime encounter with a zombie and fortunately, he manages to track down a phone booth. Unfortunately, when he dials for help, he finds himself sent to an automated phone messaging system. Does this mean he's doomed? Read more...
A driver rammed a car into the Starbucks on 8th Avenue at 19th Street early yesterday. Fortunately, no morning coffee seekers were hurt and the Starbucks is up and running. An employee said that the car hit the wall...
Notre Dame switched affiliation to Under Armour. Fortunately, that will not spell the end of the Shamrock Series uniforms. Here (via (...)
The National Football League rakes in about $9 billion a year, but that doesn’t mean it’s made of money. Do you know how much the League is going to have to pay out in concussion-related lawsuits for the next forever? Fortunately, the NFL has figured out how to optimize yet another revenue stream: Charging artists [...]
When Victoria Kisyombe's husband passed away, she received at least one ray of good fortune that many other widows in Tanzania never experience — she was able to keep the family cow, Sero. In a country where women usually don't inherit assets, widows and female orphans can lose the ability to support themselves if a husband or father […]
Last year’s Apollo Theater fundraiser ended in Jamie Foxx grabbing Katie Holmes‘ next to Colin Powell, so this year he had his work cut out for him. Fortunately, John McCain was on hand, and if there’s one thing Republicans love, it’s apparently dancing in the Hamptons. (I could’ve sworn it was chasing gays, blacks and Read More...
I've had the privilege of working at Fortune 500 companies throughout my entire professional career. Despite generous compensation packages featuring six-figure salaries, stock options, and performance bonuses, the reality became clear: I would not be able to control my destiny without owning a business. Show More Summary
Jennifer Aniston is fortunate enough to be able to retain her preppy charm she was known and famous for on the hit sitcom Friends. Mid-40s is typically a dreaded age in Hollywood. This is when casting agents begin to assume that you’re auditioning for the mommy role. However, at 45, Aniston still manages to snag
Walmart heiress Paige Laurie Dubbert is in a Catch 22 -- she's fighting her husband's bid in divorce court for half her fortune, but the longer she fights him... the more she'll have to pay.Patrick Dubbert is trying to invalidate their prenup...…
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A Connecticut woman wound up in police custody after allegedly leaving her 22-month-old son alone in a vehicle while she was out drinking. The incident occurred in Norwalk, Conn., late Saturday evening. Fortunately a passerby noticed that the boy was all by himself: “According to a police report, a witness told officers he was walking
Some people are idiots. We should cater to those people. Fortunately, Facebook is on it. They are experimenting with putting a Satire label on articles from outlets like The Onion. Why? Well, you see, some people were having difficulty telling whether these articles were serious or not. So they want labels. And we live in […]
Post by Suzee Skwiot. The final Twilight film premiered two years ago, and our vampire romance withdrawals are real. Fortunately, Robert Pattinson will forever be associated with the sparkly blood-sucker, so we'll always crave new information about his iconic role. Show More Summary
As a former teacher, my heart skips a (literal) beat at the the thought of new school supplies. I love neat piles of notebooks, brand new pens, and erasers in every color. It's not lost on me that my husband, Jason, and I are fortunate enough to be able to gift our kids new school supplies yearly. Show More Summary
Doc Chey's. RIVERDALE — The City of Riverdale will celebrate Labor Day with the fourth-annual Seafood and Music Festival from noon to 10 p.m. on Saturday, August 30. The festival will feature live music from acts such as Donna...
People think, if only I had success in life, I’d be the happiest person on earth. Yet, as Robin Williams’ suicide so clearly demonstrates, you can have fame, fortune, a loving family and still be depressed. Though I have no knowledge of Robin Williams’ inner psyche, I do know that those with wealth and status […]
A delegation of 600 American Business people from a Fortune 500 company have cancelled their trip to the Scottish capital after it learned that the Glasgow City Council flew the Palestinian flag during the recent Gaza war. The bosses of the prestigious company booked the trip for their staff and their spouses as a bonus
Manchester United's momentum-sapping defeat by Swansea City on the Premier League's opening weekend suggested that new manager Louis van Gaal will not be able to revive the club's fortunes overnight. United approached the game encouraged...Show More Summary