More than 15,000 people have fled the town of Damboa, a trading center in northeast Nigeria, after a series of attacks by Boko Haram. More than 40 people were reportedly killed in raids on the town this past weekend, in addition to attacks the group launched on six neighboring villages. Read more...
The software company MediaMath has completed a lease to take 106,000 square feet at 4 World Trade Center in lower Manhattan. According to Silverstein Properties, the 72-story, 2.3 million-square-foot... To view the full story, click the title link.
I recall watching a documentary years ago about the tragedy of 911 in which a Wall Street banker was interviewed about what he was thinking when he heard that two planes had crashed into World Trade Centers 1 and 2, and without hesitation,...Show More Summary
Television at Rough Trade in 2013 (more by Greg Cristman) The Polaris Prize-nominated Arcade Fire already have some incredible openers lined up for their tour including a Unicorns reunion at all three Barclays Center shows (Aug. 22, 23 & 24)...
The Kings and Pistons are reportedly revisiting trade talks centered around Smith, and the two teams are looking for a third team to help facilitate a deal. The Sacramento Kings continue to look for an upgrade at power forward to play...Show More Summary
The Chicago Bulls have made two trades to clear salary-cap space, setting the stage for the addition of free-agent center Pau Gasol.
ByQuoth the Raven: I love the dawn of a new trading week - especially heading into earnings. There's going to be no shortage of stuff to watch this coming week and QTR is jazzed to be front and center for what should prove to be a much better week than last week. Show More Summary
Los Angeles construction giant Aecom Technology Corp. — which has worked on downtown L.A. high-rises, World Cup stadiums and New York's new World Trade Center — will buy its San Francisco rival, URS Corp., in a $6-billion deal.
Jeremy Lin has joined the Lakers in a trade with Houston along with first- and second-round draft picks in 2015 for the rights to center Sergei Lishchuk.
Despite a unanimous appeal from U.N. Security Council members, Israel and Palestinian militants traded more airstrikes and rocket fire Saturday, with at least one mosque and a center for the disabled among the latest structures hit in the Gaza Strip. Show More Summary
Andrew Wiggins can breathe easier now. He’s been told he’s going to remain a Cavalier. Wiggins, the Cavalier’s first round pick in this year’s NBA draft, has been at the center of the hottest trade talk so far this summer. Now that LeBron James has announced his intentions to return to Cleveland, and Chris Bosh
The Cleveland Cavaliers have acquired center Brendan Haywood and the draft rights to forward Dwight Powell, the 45th pick in the 2014 NBA Draft, from the Charlotte Hornets in exchange for guard Scotty Hopson and cash considerations, General Manager David Griffin announced today. The 6-7 Hopson played in two games for the Cavaliers last season after [...]
Setting the stage, the Liverpool Biennial is spread among multiple buildings within Liverpool’s city center. A previously abandoned trade union center called The Old Blind School holds the work of seventeen artists, this blind school rehabilitated enough – outfitted with electricity – to form the central axis of the Biennial, a group show curated by […]
Following a disappointing regular season and continued struggles in the Playoffs, the Indiana Pacers reportedly put center Roy Hibbert on the market. One of the teams interested in the big […] The post Report: Bucks and Pacers Discussed a Trade for Roy Hibbert appeared first on SLAMonline.
Out of the cheese plate, onto the ballot. This November, New Yorkers may vote on a referendum that would force further inquiry into the collapse of 7 World Trade Center on 9/11, thanks to a group called NYC Coalition for Accountability Now. [ more › ]
Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday denounced an effort by an off-shoot of the 9/11 truth movement to force the city to investigate the collapse of 7 World Trade Center during the terrorist attack 13... To view the full story, click the title link.
The 9/11 Memorial and Museum has backtracked from a controversial plan to serve fancy food and alcohol after World Trade Center activists slammed the idea of partying on victims’ graves.
Next time someone tries to tell you New York City isn't Real America, you remind them: 1 World Trade Center is 1,776 feet tall, man. Ain't that America? We love our country so much, in fact, that a new skyscraper — Earth's tallest residential building! — will top out one foot lower in patriotic deference. Read more...
Every June, the game industry descends on the Los Angeles Convention Center for its blockbuster-focused trade show: the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3). And traditionally, just ahead of that show, the big three console makers -- Microsoft, Sony...
A person familiar with the deals says the Cavaliers have agreed to trade guard Jarrett Jack, swingman Sergey Karasev and center Tyler Zeller, moves that can help their pursuit of LeBron James by clearing salary cap space.