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There is no art which one government sooner learns of another than that of draining money from the pockets of the people. - Adam Smith

49ers “disappointed to learn” of Aldon Smith incident at LAX

The reports about linebacker Aldon Smith being detained at Los Angeles International Airport on Sunday were correct. Adam Schefter of ESPN reports that the Los Angeles Police Department confirmed that airport police detained Smith after he indicated he had a bomb while in the security line. Schefter also shared video of the incident while the…

DeSean Jackson felt “hurt” after Eagles cut him

DeSean Jackson said in his first interview since being cut by the Eagles that he’s happy to be in Washington, disappointed by the way things ended in Philadelphia, and adamant that he is not in a gang. Jackson told Stephen A. Smith on ESPN that he was stunned that the Eagles let him go after…

JB Smoove’s Converge Media Inks First-Look Deal With Storyville

Converge Media Group, the management, production and branded entertainment company founded last year by actor/writer/comedian JB Smoove, Rick Dorfman, Conan Smith and Adam Benowitz, has signed a first-look reality TV deal with newly launched Storyville Entertainment. Show More Summary

Refuting The Latest Negative Blog On Northwest Biotherapeutics

By Smith On Stocks: Overview Adam Feuerstein has just published his seventh or eighth or ninth negative blog on Northwest Biotherapeutics (NWBO) in the last month. I am losing count. It carries the alarming headline "Northwest Bio Warns FDA May Throw Out Phase III Brain Cancer Study". Show More Summary

Concerts in Atlanta on Wednesday, 4/2

Kris Allen with special guest Caitlyn Smith at Eddie’s Attic Most of the world recognizes the name Kris Allen from his rise to stardom on the 8th season of American Idol when he beat out Adam Lambert, and before I had the opportunity to chat with him last week I was guilty of falling into […]

UK’s First Pay-As-You-Feel Cafe Serves Delicious ‘Expired’ Food

While food that exceeded its sell-by date is still good for a short time, most of it is unfortunately thrown away. So Adam Smith, a chef from Leeds, opened a cafe that dishes out deliciously healthy yet 'expired' meals. Called P.A.Y.F ('Pay As You Feel')

Rep. Adam Smith Slams "Shocking" Conditions at Immigrant Detention Center

3 weeks agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Alex Garland Protesters outside the Northwest Detention Center. In an interview yesterday with The Stranger, Representative Adam Smith (D-9) said conditions at the Northwest Detention Center in Tacoma—where hundreds of jailed immigrants...Show More Summary

gE Blog Series: Global Trade Agreements Part 2 – Trade Agreements Around the World

Few things are more for the global economy than world trade. Ever since Adam Smith laid out the economics of comparative advantage in his magnum opus, The Wealth of Nations, countries have understood the importance of specialization and trade. Show More Summary

The Comics Reporter Video Parade

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Ravens Sign Steve Smith: Grading the Move and What It Means for Baltimore

ESPN's Adam Schefter confirmed on Friday that the Baltimore Ravens have signed free-agent wide receiver Steve Smith. Also according to Schefter, it's a three-year deal. CBS Sports' Jason LaCanfora reports the total value of the contract...Show More Summary

Ravens sign Steve Smith

Steve Smith wasn’t out of work for long. Smith, the veteran wide receiver who was released by the Panthers on Thursday, agreed to a contract with the Ravens on Friday. It’s a three-year deal, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN. Baltimore needed to bolster its offense after a disappointing 2013 season, and Smith qualifies. Although…

Re-Signing Daryl Smith Is Exactly What Baltimore Ravens Needed

The Baltimore Ravens again successfully re-signed one of their own in-house free agents on Friday, with ESPN's Adam Schefter confirming inside linebacker Daryl Smith has received a four-year, $16.1 million contract. The signing was an...Show More Summary

Daryl Smith to Ravens: Latest Contract Details, Analysis and Reaction

The Baltimore Ravens and linebacker Daryl Smith have reportedly agreed to a contract extension through the 2017 season. ESPN's Adam Schefter broke news of Smith's deal and provided the parameters: Ravens and LB Daryl Smith reached agreement...Show More Summary

Ravens, Daryl Smith agree to four-year deal

Daryl Smith will remain in Baltimore. Smith, the middle linebacker signed last year to fill the shoes of Ray Lewis, has agreed to a new contract with the Ravens. According to Adam Schefter of ESPN, it’s a four-year, $16.1 million deal. That deal was reported less than an hour after the Titans and inside linebacker…

Ravens get first shot at signing Steve Smith

Wide receiver Steve Smith is scheduled to fly to Baltimore on Thursday night and spend Friday meeting with the Ravens, a source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter. While this doesn't mean the Ravens and Smith are a done deal, it indicates...Show More Summary

Panthers to finally cut Smith, move into FA

The Carolina Panthers appear ready to dive into free agency and end their relationship with wide receiver Steve Smith all in the same day. According to ESPN's Adam Schefter, Smith will be released on Thursday, ending his 13-year tenure...Show More Summary

Eric Decker Signing a Good Start for Jets, but There's More Work to Do

The New York Jets know the best way to help their young quarterback Geno Smith improve is to also improve the talent around him. They took the first step in that process on Wednesday night, as ESPN's Adam Schefter reports the Jets are...Show More Summary

Adam Smith Bio Corrected

(March 12, 2014 03:29 PM, by David Henderson) It is a mistake to say that Adam Smith unambiguously favored retaliatory tariffs. Russ Roberts called my attention to a mistake in my bio of Adam Smith in The Concise Encyclopedia of Economics. I had bought the conventional wisdom on... (0 COMMENTS)

Giants to host Shelley Smith

The Giants got the ball rolling in free agency by signing guard Geoff Schwartz on Tuesday, but they aren’t done looking for ways to upgrade an offensive line that was an abject failure last season. Adam Caplan of ESPN reports that the team will have guard Shelley Smith in for a visit on Wednesday. They…

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