Dealers at the inaugural fair wanted to harness the newfound wealth of the tech class, and curators hoped to highlight a connection between Pacific Northwest and Pacific Rim culture and artists.
Hundreds of millions of dollars flowing to the 2016 presidential candidates go to "super PACs," the political groups that can raise unlimited sums as long as they don't coordinate directly with campaigns. The groups were required to report the names of donors and other information to federal election...
The nation’s political leaders have endorsed Northern Territory Chief Minister, Adam Giles’ push for the Top End to cast its colonial status aside and become a state by July 2018. When asked about NT’s statehood, the keeper of the Commonwealth...Show More Summary
The last article in this three part series gathers some comparison stats to show year to year changes, the big spenders, the more parsimonious, the big earners and generally how salary levels have changed over the last twelve months...
Kate Middleton is set to appear alongside Prince William at her first royal engagement since the birth of Princess Charlotte. As Harper’s Bazaar notes, the royal pair will visit Portsmouth on July 26, where they are scheduled to watch the America’s Cup British yacht team. Show More Summary
New York City's budgeted expenditures in fiscal year 2016 are $78.5 billion, exceeding those of nearly every U.S. state and many of the world's developed nations. Yet we will struggle in the coming... To view the full story, click the title link.
Yuppie: I hate you. You totally made me buy this. It’s fabulous!Sales queen: That’s why I’m gay.–Saks Fifth AvenueOverheard by: big spender
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Playing near.500 baseball was not good enough for manager Bud Black to keep his job. The San Diego Padres announced Monday afternoon that manager Bud Black has been "relieved of his duties." The Padres, who were big spenders this offseason, are currently in third place in the NL West with a 32-33 record. This story will be updated.
New York and Los Angeles will become top destinations for big spenders from China's two largest cities, Beijing and Shanghai, according to a new report. [ more › ]
Follow ZeroHedge in Real-Time on FinancialJuice with Voice News Hey Big Spender! Well, that’s what Shirley Bassey warbled out in 1967 when apparently the ‘minute you walked into the joint’ it was possible to see you ‘were a man of distinction’. Show More Summary
Big spenders don't always get their candidates into office.
That must have been some pretty tasty gumbo. An man in Washington, D.C. was so satisfied with his meal at Blue 44 on Monday, that he decided to tip the staff $2000 on top of his $93 bill. He wrote a note at the bottom of the receipt clarifying that … Continue reading The post Big Spender of the Day: D.C. Show More Summary
Prescription drugs are pricey: According to a report released today by benefits manager Express Scripts, more than 500,000 people in 2014 took home meds costing a total of $50,000 or more per year, while the number of big spenders who took home at least $100,000 worth of...
Hey big spender! On a skiing trip to Aspen with her daughters, Michelle Obama reportedly spent $57,000 – and that was only what they dished out for travel expenses!… READ ON
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The Denver Broncos have been fairly active in free agency. They lacked a ton of salary-cap space, so they couldn’t be the big spenders that they were last offseason. Instead, the Broncos had to look for bargain-bin players who couldShow More Summary
Every few years, an airline comes up with the bright idea to ship high rollers to Vegas on classed-up scheduled service. “They’re big spenders! They’ll want to fly on limited-service commercial airlines, rather than on private jets!” Every time it’s offered up, it fails. (MGM Grand Air, anyone?) And yet, like a zombie, this idea […]
Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D) raised $530,000 from major donors for his political action committee over the past four months as he gears up for this fall’s state legislative elections.The governor has made it his mission to bring the closely-divided state Senate under Democratic control. Show More Summary