Street filled with thunderous cheers as former President Obama emerges from a building in Manhattan. https://t.co/vieQwBTSal pic.twitter.com/YHEiZ3EWOR — ABC News (@ABC) February 25, 2017 New Yorkers are pretty blase about celebrities, but they’re also damned tired of Lord Smallgloves and his hangers-on, it would seem. What’s on the agenda for the day, and the […]
Julianne Moore listens to her headphones as she crosses the street on Saturday afternoon (February 25) in New York City. The 56-year-old Oscar-winning actress wore a trench coat as she enjoyed the warm weather strolling around the city. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Julianne Moore Up next on Julianne‘s film slate is Kingsman: [...]
Gov. Andrew Cuomo and state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman appear to be locked in battle over who will act as the sheriff of Wall Street during the Trump administration. The latest fight between... To view the full story, click the title link.
December 20, 1909. "Firemen spraying burning building on West 14th Street, New York." 5x7 glass negative, Bain News Service. View full size. Three million gallons of water from the high-pressure mains were pumped into a fire that destroyed...Show More Summary
Thousands take to streets of West Bank and Gaza to watch and celebrate the win in the hugely popular pan-Middle East show Palestinians have taken to the street to celebrate the victory of their compatriot Yaqoub Shaheen in the hugely popular Middle East television talent show Arab Idol. Show More Summary
Cats + Street Art = Awesome! This purrrfect mural, clearly feline-approved, was created by Padure in Malta. [via coloursxart]
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Mike Isaac and Daisuke Wakabayashi, reporting for The New York Times: The experiment quickly ran into problems. In one case, an autonomous Volvo zoomed through a red light on a busy street in front of the city’s Museum of Modern Art. Uber, a ride-hailing service, said the incident was because of human error. Show More Summary
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Revelers across Brazil began Carnival celebrations on Friday, taking to the streets to dance, drink beer and spirits, and blow off steam at a time of economic angst and fury with politicians over a sprawling corruption scandal.
Dear Mr. Dad: Like many parents, I’ve struggled with how to talk to my 7- and 9-year old about the results of the presidential election. My husband and I voted for Trump, as did our kids in their school’s mock election. Both have been...Show More Summary
Former President Barack Obama caused a mild commotion when he surfaced unexpectedly in public in New York City on Friday. He was treated like a rock star, with hundreds gathering on the street for a glimpse of the former president after...Show More Summary
NEW YORK, Feb 25 (Reuters) - Billionaire Warren Buffett, whose stock picks over several decades have enriched generations of Berkshire Hathaway Inc shareholders, delivered a black eye to the investment industry on Saturday, urging ordinary...Show More Summary
RECALL THAT CONFIDENCE MAN DAVID LOVE ASKED OF "AMERICAN JOURNALISM" - "WHAT WOULD HAPPEN IF A GROUP OF WHITE PEOPLE IN WILKINSBURG (SUBURB OF PITTSBURGH) WERE GUNNED DOWN AT A BACKYARD COOKOUT"? IT SEEMS THAT WITH "WHITE TRUMP" IN POWER...Show More Summary
Following up on last week's post, Sixth Circuit Reverses IRS, Tax Court: 'Citizens Can't Comply With Tax Laws They Can’t See': Wall Street Journal Tax Report, The Secret to Avoiding Taxes on $6 Million: Exports and an IRA: In less than a decade, two brothers turned a $3,000 investment into...
Henry Kravis is a Wall Street legend. The firm he founded with his cousin George Roberts in 1976, KKR, now manages $130 billion. It has just under 1,000 investors, many of which are state and municipal pension funds, and its portfolio...Show More Summary
The New Orleans City Planning Commission has deadlocked on a plan to tear down the dilapidated Canal Street ferry terminal for replacement with a glass building. News outlets report that … Click to Continue »
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway just published its annual letter to shareholders, and he took a moment to take aim at the practice of reporting adjusted earnings. Earnings adjustments are common on Wall Street. Companies can, for example, back out certain costs by saying they're not likely to be repeated or not part of the "core" business. Show More Summary
Shiny, colorful bead necklaces, also known as “throws,” are now synonymous with Mardi Gras. Even if you’ve never been to the Carnival celebrations, you probably know the typical scene that plays out on New Orleans’ Bourbon Street every year: Revelers line up along the parade route to collect beads...