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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
The Buffalo Bills were the NFL's biggest spenders this offseason, leading the NFL with $91.5 million in guaranteed money promised to players in free-agent signings and restructures. Of that $91.5 million, over $61 million was included...Show More Summary
George Soros has advised EU finance ministers to give Ukraine €50bln ($54 bln) to help it out of its financial crisis, as well as recommendations on where to borrow the money from.
From various reports we can deduce that Manchester United will once again be big spenders in the summer transfer market. United spent big last summer on the likes of Angel Di Maria, Daley Blind, Marcos Rojo and brought in Radamel Falcao on loan. And, whether Manchester United make he top four or not, it seems […]
The Miami Dolphins were big spenders in the initial wave of free agency. They took steps on a busy Friday to retain several other important pieces, including backup quarterback Matt Moore. Moore re-signed to stay in Miami, according to an official announcement by the Dolphins. Show More Summary
Usually when we discuss wedding budgets and spending, the same thing happens: those of you who got married on the cheap are excited and proud tell everyone about it. Which is lovely, as we wholly support using your dollars to tell the wedding industry to fuck right off. Now please take a seat. Read more...
Gearing up for a Fashion Police debut? NeNe Leakes dropped big bucks on a new Georgia mansion – see inside!… READ ON
Amidst a flurry of accusations about his spending habits, potential ethics violations, and a devastating Daily Show segment, Illinois Congressman Aaron "Big Money" Schock has announced that he will resign effective March 31.
Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam and general manager Ray Farmer were both very clear leading up to free agency that the team would not be big spenders, despite possessing over $40 million in salary-cap space. Haslam plainly said it...Show More Summary
NFL free agency should not fool fans—championship teams are still constructed through the NFL draft. While big spenders such as the Miami Dolphins are at it again, notice annual contenders such as Denver, New England and others are not...Show More Summary
INDIANAPOLIS -- The bad news is the Indianapolis Colts released defensive lineman Ricky Jean Francois on Monday, a player they signed as part of the 2013 free-agent class who hasn't lived up to expectations. The good news is the Colts...Show More Summary
Today, one man at the center of a high stakes negotiation, a group of poker players try to give their money away and that thing everyone loves to hate: airplane baggage fees.
Scott Disick recently scored a super fancy mansion in Beverly Hills, but apparently, even this is not enough to satisfy the Keeping Up With The Kardashians star. According to the latest rumors on Facebook, Scott has already shelled out an impressive $250,000 for a variety of renovations. When he’s not updating his Twitter page, filming new […]
The Browns have the resources to be big spenders in free agency if they so choose. According to Spotrac.com, the Browns have $47.8 million in projected salary-cap space. Per NFLPA figures, this includes $18.9 million in cap space carried over from last year. However, Browns owner Jimmy Haslam hinted Wednesday that the club might not…
Big European clubs often have amazing depth in their squads. The big spenders like Chelsea, Real Madrid, Manchester City and Barcelona can always call on some world class players from their bench. Here at 101 Great Goals we’ve gathered some of the best substitute benches from the past 20 years. National teams like Spain and […]
There's no doubt that companies spent a ton of money in the FCC's latest wireless auction -- $44.9 billion of it, to be precise. But who was it that was so eager to part with their cash? You don't have to wonder for much longer. The FCC has revealed...