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21 DIY holiday gifts that anyone would love

Macaroni art cards and itchy sweaters are not on the list this year. You don't have to be a big spender this holiday season to give your friends and family amazing gifts. The best part of giving someone a present is knowing that they're...Show More Summary

Theatre - Sweet Charity

15 Jan 2015-08 Feb 2015 If you haven’t seen (or heard of) Sweet Charity, then you’re at least bound to be familiar with its two major earworms: ‘Big Spender’ and...

IRS Loses ‘Lavish Spending Is Tax Evasion’ Case, Big Spenders Rejoice

If you spend big on luxuries while stiffing the IRS, is that willful tax evasion? The IRS might say so, but a recent court case says you can spend away.

Yankees Would Be Smart to Stick to Plan of Avoiding Big-Name FAs This Winter

Believe it or not, the New York Yankees don’t plan on being big spenders this offseason. At least compared to previous years. According to Mark Feinsand and Bill Madden of the New York Daily News, the Yankees are not expected to pursue...Show More Summary

Are Enivronmentalists About To Suffer An Epic Defeat At The Polls?

3 weeks agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Today, the most expensive midterm election in U.S. history is wrapping up. Among the big spenders were environmental groups, who shelled out an unprecedented $85 million to put climate change at the top of the political agenda. Surveys indicate that, at least in the short run, they failed. Read more...

Super PACs Are the Big Spenders in the Midterm Elections

They'll spend some $700 million throughout this election season

Macau’s casinos worryingly reliant on high-rollers

A drop in big spenders could push Macau gambling revenue to its first annual drop on record. Forecasts for next year still seem too optimistic. If VIP gamblers shrink in number, the likes of Galaxy Entertainment and Wynn Macau would be especially hard hit.

A mighty big spender illustrates campaign finance problems

Anyone who closely follows American politics runs the risk of becoming inured to the role that money plays in the process. Even before the Supreme Court's infamous —and somewhat misunderstood — ruling in Citizens United, the amount of money in elections was soaring, breaking records...

How $30K in fertility treatments nearly tanked -- and then saved -- my finances

My husband, Tom, and I have never been big spenders. We don't own an extravagant home or drive fancy cars. In fact, prior to this year, I hadn't bought a new vehicle in over a decade. But despite our modest lifestyle, saving hasn't exactly been a strong suit for us — until recently. Show More Summary

From quilters to gearheads: Massdrop raises $6.5M to turn online enthusiasts into big spenders

2 months agoTechnology : Pando Daily

Any time you can tap into the crowd, it’s a powerful thing. When you can narrow and target that crowd to a community of like-minded individuals with a shared passion or interest, it’s even more valuable. That’s why so-called “enthusiasts,”...Show More Summary

Chelsea Transfer News: Latest Reports and Rumours Circling Stamford Bridge

Long renowned as one of the game’s big spenders, Jose Mourinho has insisted that Chelsea no longer have the financial clout to compete with the likes of Manchester United and the rest of European football's juggernauts. The Portuguese...Show More Summary

Queens Park Rangers have reportedly bid on Liverpool's Fabio Borini

Harry Redknapp is reportedly working hard to bring Fabio Borini to London on a permanent deal Traditional deadline day big spender Harry Redknapp is hard at work retooling Queens Park Rangers as they attempt to avoid relegation back to the Championship. Show More Summary

Atletico Madrid: Why They Can Retain Their La Liga Title

For some, La Liga is expected to once again be a two-horse race—as is often the case. Last year, however, Diego Simeone’s Atletico Madrid side proved that they could challenge the big spenders, Real Madrid and Barcelona, and this year...Show More Summary

China's elite tighten their belts as crackdown bites

China's big spenders are reining in overt shows of wealth, shelving shopping trips in Hong Kong and Macau gambling sprees in the face of the Communist Party's anti-corruption and frugality drive, analysts say. President Xi Jinping has...Show More Summary

Is Costa the key to take Blues to the top?

4 months agoSports / Football : Soccerlens

Is Costa the key to take Blues to the top? - originally posted on Chelsea have again been one of the big spenders in the Premier League over the summer transfer window so far and Diego Costa could be the man to bring silverware to Stamford Bridge. Manager Jose Mourinho insisted last season that … Read More ? From - Football News

Large Crowds Spend Little at Comic-Con

Though Comic-Con International is far and away San Diego’s largest annual convention, the mobs of pop culture enthusiasts who attend it are not big spenders.

Donald Rumsfeld’s former Kalorama home has found a buyer

Former defense secretary Donald Rumsfeld’s Kalorama home is under contract after just 10 days on the  market.  There’s no official word yet on which Washington big spender snapped up the prime real estate listed for a cool $4.95 million on July 8. The neighborhood — described by realtors as Washington’s “Mayfair” –  is most popular with diplomats, […]

Liverpool Transfer News: Latest on Lazar Markovic and Reds' Top Targets

Brendan Rodgers and Liverpool continue to be big spenders during the 2014 summer transfer window, looking to build on their excellent Premier League campaign last season by adding as much talent to the squad as possible. The added funds...Show More Summary

OKC Thunder Can't Afford to Play It Safe with Roster Any Longer

The Oklahoma City Thunder have holes on the roster, but they may not end up actually filling them. The Thunder aren't exactly big spenders on the free-agent market. The addition of Anthony Morrow changes that, who signed with Oklahoma City on Saturday, as first reported by Darnell Mayberry of The Oklahoman. Show More Summary

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