The nuclear talks with Iran are going down to the wire: The Iran nuclear talks appeared to be focusing on sanctions Friday, as Iran dispatched an influential economist to join its negotiating team. Iranian state media reported that Mohammad Nahavandian, the chief of staff for President Hassan Rouhani, left Tehran for Vienna to join […]
CNN Digital this week launched CNN Style, a new web vertical aimed at “an influential, affluent global user who places great value on a sleek and highly visual presentation.” Editor George Webster, who says “overly flared, lightly faded...Show More Summary
This story originally appeared in Capital & Main. Sign up for email alerts from Capital & Main. “Something always seems to be starting in California,” Angelo Amador, an attorney and vice president for the National Restaurant Association, told Bloomberg News. Show More Summary
One of the first and most influential American hardcore punk bands, Black Flag was a champion of punk's do-it-yourself ethic. They had their own label (SST Records) and they followed their own ideas on the kind of music they wanted to make, sometimes to the chagrin of their own fans.
When Theranos chief executive Elizabeth Holmes announced Thursday that her company's finger-stick blood test had won clearance from the Food and Drug Administration the outcome of the review wasn't the news. It was that she had gone to the FDA in the first place.Read full article >>
CalPERS is in even more hot water as the influential Sacramento Bee raises its eyebrows about CalPERS' lack of attentiveness about fees.
History was made Tuesday when American Ballet Theater promoted 32-year-old Misty Copeland to Principal Ballerina. Already named one of Time magazine’s 100 most influential people, Misty. Copeland became the first African-American woman to be named principal ballerina at A.B.T. Show More Summary
The online professional network, LinkedIn announced its list of top influential brands from among its 364 million members worldwide. Scoring brands from
Laurence Fishburne has been cast in the role of Alex Haley for a remake of the 1977 miniseries Roots. Roots was a highly influential miniseries based off the book Roots: The Saga of an American Family written by Alex Haley. The dramatic and deeply emotional story follows several generations of an African American family. Show More Summary
Isa Genzken is one of the most important and influential artists of the last forty years. Since the early 1970s, Genzken has developed an extraordinary practice as evidenced through museum shows such as her recent retrospective at MoMA, New York in 2014. Show More Summary
Konstantin Kuzminsky, one of the last living figures of a historically influential circle of underground Soviet Nonconformist & Russian émigré writers and artists since the 1960?s, passed away in early May at 75. Born April 16, 1940 in Leningrad (now St. Show More Summary
Looking back with Robert Frank, the most influential photographer alive.
Emma Watson’s passionate leading of the United Nations HeForShe campaign for gender equality has won her not only a place on the Time 100 list of Most Influential People, but also led to her being named Observer Campaigner of the Year, under the 2015 Ethical Awards. The awards have been running for around ten years, and are based around celebrations...read more!
The head of an influential national conservative organization defended Donald Trump on Thursday against criticism the Republican presidential hopeful has received over his controversial comments about Mexican immigrants. "I think it is easy for people to attack Donald Trump over what he said," American Conservative Union chairman Matt Schlapp said. Show More Summary
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Influential Mexican journalist Jacobo Zabludovsky, seen for years by critics as an unofficial mouthpiece for the government, died on Thursday morning after suffering a stroke in hospital.
‘He was the most influential Beatle,’ Yoko Ono recently claimed. When Paul and John first spotted him out in Hamburg, in his suit and beard, sitting ‘drinking bourbon and seven’,… Read more The post Starr quality appeared first on The Spectator.
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - In the fall of 2009, as U.S. President Barack Obama conducted a long, divisive review of whether to pour more U.S. troops into Afghanistan, an influential group of advisors were quietly pushing a hawkish line.
Delectable, which has become one of the leading apps for identifying and sharing information on what you drink, is used by amateurs and some of the most influential voices in wine.
Had Keith Whitley not died at age 33 from alcohol poisoning in 1989, the influential vocalist would have turned 60 today. During his short life, Whitley had a way with a heartbreak ballad, whether it was with hits like "I'm Over You" and "I Wonder Do You Think of Me,"...