Forget lobbying. When Washington, D.C.’s biggest trade associations want to wield influence, they often put far more of their money into advertising and public relations, according to a new Center for Public Integrity investigation. Take, for example, the American Petroleum Institute. The oil and gas industry trade group spent more than $7 million lobbying federal…
By Joseph Ax NEW YORK (Reuters) - The developer rebuilding the World Trade Center in New York told a federal appeals court on Wednesday that he is entitled to recoup billions of dollars from two airline companies, even though he has already collected $4 billion in insurance money for the Sept. Show More Summary
We've already wasted a hundred trillion dollars on "war" so far, only to discover again and again that violence doesn't ever work. Not in the Middle East, not in Ukraine, not in Paris, not at the World Trade Center and not in Ferguson either. Show More Summary
World Trade Center developer Douglas Durst is going after retail giant Amazon for $25 million.
The lights are on at One World Trade Center. This is the tenth part of Scott Raab's epic series 'The Rebuilding.'
For New Yorkers like me, whose mosque was just blocks from the World Trade Center on 9/11...
2015 may be the year of the belfie, but let's turn back the clock to a time when a person needed another human being to be able to take a suitably rotund butt selfie. The remarkable photograph above, which was recently posted on Reddit, was taken by photographer Peter B. Kaplan in 1978 atop the World Trade Center. It was suitably titled, "Moon Over Manhattan." [ more › ]
The Phoenix Suns stockpiled their arsenal with a shiny new weapon and kept pace in the Western Conference arms race Friday by acquiring center Brandan Wright in a trade with the Boston Celtics. Yahoo Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski brokeShow More Summary
The Calgary Flames announced on Friday that they swapped centers, moving Corban Knight to the Florida Panthers for Drew Shore. Bob McKenzie of TSN reported that the two players won't be appearing for their new NHL teams just yet: Shore...Show More Summary
As Condé Nast completes its move into One World Trade Center, the media giant’s CEO Chuck Townsend took time to speak to The New York Post about a wide variety of subjects. One item that stood out? The company is on the prowl for a digital...Show More Summary
Commuters outside the World Trade Center PATH station in downtown Manhattan on Thursday. New York City’s high temperature was 21 degrees.
As the twin towers of the World Trade Center were a symbol of one aspect of American culture—the power, wealth, and ambition of Wall Street—the small, caustic weekly Charlie Hebdo is a symbol of the French satirical tradition. The magazine has been a continual celebration of the freedom to make fun of everyone and everything. Show More Summary
The Cleveland Cavaliers made two big trades this week, first acquiring Iman Shumpert and J.R. Smith from the Knicks, then getting center Timofey Mozgov from the Denver Nuggets. Smith was the first of the bunch to make his debut with the Cavs on Wednesday night. Show More Summary
Everybody thinks the Cleveland Cavaliers overspent by giving up two first-round picks in a trade for Denver Nuggets center Timofey Mozgov. As Jason Lloyd of the Akron Beacon-Journal points out, the only players to yield two first-rounders in a trade since 2011 are Dwight Howard, Steve Nash, James Harden, and Andre Iguodala. Show More Summary
The Denver Nuggets took a significant step toward embracing a younger, asset-based approach Wednesday afternoon when they agreed to ship center Timofey Mozgov and a 2015 second-round pick to the Cleveland Cavaliers in exchange for two...Show More Summary
The Cleveland Cavaliers have acquired center Timofey Mozgov and a 2015 second round pick from the Denver Nuggets in exchange for two protected 2015 first round picks (via Oklahoma City and Memphis), Cavaliers General Manager David Griffin announced tonight. This season, Mozgov has appeared in 35 games (all starts) for the Nuggets, averaging 8.5 points on [...]
The Cleveland Cavaliers made their second blockbuster trade in 48 hours, acquiring center Timofey Mozgov from the Denver Nuggets. The details of the trade: Cavaliers get: Timofey Mozgov Nuggets get: 2015 first-round pick (protected,Show More Summary
The Cleveland Cavaliers finalized a trade to acquire Denver Nuggets’ center Timofey Mozgov on Wednesday, according to Yahoo! Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski. The deal is going to cost them, however. ESPN has the details: Sources told ESPN.com that the Cavaliers, who have been pursuing Mozgov for months to fill their huge need for a basket protector, […]
The Cavaliers may be nearing a deal for their new starting center. The Cleveland Cavaliers are close to addressing their frontcourt depth by completing a long-anticipated move for Denver Nuggets center Timofey Mozgov, reports Marc Stein of ESPN.com. Show More Summary
The New York Knicks have waived forwards Lou Amundson and Lance Thomas and center Alex Kirk, President Phil Jackson announced. All three players were acquired as part of a three-team trade on January 5, 2015. After a season of struggle that has led to a lot of losing, the Knicks appear to be in full rebuild mode, parting [...]