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MMJ harken back to their alt country roots and create a remarkable vision of the American countryside.
One tries to stick to a budget, the other returns to her TV roots
As the firm and its rivals continue to move away from their roots, the fund, TPG Growth, is preparing to announce that is has raised $3 billion for its latest pool of capital.
Romeo Beckham had supersweet support at the London Marathon on Sunday. Not only were his famous parents David and Victoria Beckham beaming with pride, but his brothers Brooklyn and Cruz were also on hand. The family united at the finish line to congratulate Romeo after he completed the juniors race. Show More Summary
Watch this drive by John Wall that ended with a foul being called on Kyle Lowry. No matter what team you are rooting for, that is an unquestionably horrible call.
The Pittsburgh Penguins may have had a double digit ratings drop in the 2014-15 season, but it didn’t stop the team’s five year streak as the country’s top local market for NHL ratings. Root Sports Pittsburgh averaged a 6.55 rating for the Penguins for the ’14-’15 regular season. Show More Summary
After being raised in the U.S., two women return to the land of their birth to learn of their origins during the Vietnam War
With the world's eyes on him, the grime MC sticks firmly to his roots. Read more...
Why didn’t Henry Louis Gates and the producers of PBS’s “Finding Your Roots” just ask Ben Affleck’s mother whether she took part in the Freedom…
Mexico boasts a thriving Jewish community with roots that go back 500 years.
Matt Harvey finished one out shy of a complete game, earning his first win against the team he rooted for growing up and leading the New York Mets to an 8-2 victory Saturday over the crosstown rival Yankees.
Root City Market is holding a small pop-up market during the danceDanceDANCE! event happening in downtown Decatur on Saturday, May 2. danceDanceDANCE! is a free, all-ages participatory dance experience that will include performances by Zoetic Dance Ensemble and others, art installations on neighborhood streetlight poles, and dancing in the streets. Show More Summary
Authored by Russ Certo of Brean Capital via David Kotok of Cumberland Advisors, Russ Certo of Brean Capital has penned a superb research note (PDF here). Readers may note that this is a technical essay and it is thought provoking for the professional in the money management and/or for those skilled in the monetary policy arena. Show More Summary
If you aren’t a Spurs fan, this story that Etan Thomas shared on Facebook might make you root for San Antonio for the rest of the NBA (...)
Stanley Johnson is clearly one hoops star that won’t forget his roots. Following the freshman forwards declaration for the 2015 NBA Draft, he posted a touching message on his Instagram that thanks the fans at UA for all of their support. Show More Summary
On the heels of the embarrassing discovery that Ben Affleck’s ancestory included slavery ownership, his mother, Chris Affleck, now claims she did not take part on the Freedom Rides or Freedom Summer as the PBS show, Finding Your Roots, stated. Show More Summary
Sam Elias travels to Lebanon to face the dual challenges of exploring his family's heritage during a time of cultural and political upheaval, and to climb the toughest routes on Mount Lebanon.
"Companies are trying to rebrand what cannabis is," says Root cofounder Eric De Feo. "It's no longer this whole Jerry Garcia vibe." When Brielle Pettinelli takes the stage, a subtle, awkward laughter trickles through the room. She's here to talk about marijuana. Show More Summary