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History Atlantic City Country Club Sold

Jennifer Bogdan reports that the historic Atlantic City Country Club

Porsha Williams: Charged with Assault in Real Housewives of Atlanta Reunion Brawl!

The Real Housewives of Atlanta star Porsha Williams will face criminal charges following her reunion show scuffle with Kenya Moore, according to reports. There is currently a warrant out for her arrest. The Real Housewives of Atlanta...Show More Summary

Women's Lack Of Confidence Doesn't Cause Inequality. Sexism Does.

We were about due for a "lean-in," "can-women-have-it-all" level treatise on workplace equality -- and boy did we get it. The May edition of The Atlantic features a lengthy article by two well-known journalists suggesting we may be able to attribute gender inequality to women's crises of confidence. Show More Summary

Maximum Games Releases Atlantic Quest Today in Nintendo eShop

Maximum Games (MG) today announced the release of Atlantic Quest, an underwater puzzle adventure available exclusively in the Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS™. Developed by rokapublish GmbH, Atlantic Quest boasts over 100 levels and can...Show More Summary

Pivot Picks Up Sky Series ‘Fortitude’, Sets Development Slate, Revamps ‘TakePart Live’

Participant Media’s network Pivot today announced the pickup of Sky Atlantic’s 12-episode drama series Fortitude starring Stanley Tucci and Michael Gambon. The series became available in the US in December when Starz, which originally had committed to the project, pulled out. Show More Summary

Exotic Bird Sightings: Northern Gannet on Alcatraz! Northern Gannet on Alcatraz! Northern Gannet on Alcatraz!

TweetThe SF Chronicle sent over an expedition, but couldn’t find it. Here’s a recent capture, looks like: “Rare sighting of a Northern Gannet on Alcatraz, usually only seen in the North Atlantic,“ Taken with a Samsung Galaxy S III cell phone: Click to expand Keep a look out.

Watch Canadiens Vs Lightning Game One Streaming Online Live

Canadiens vs Lightning. Lightning vs Canadiens. Look for an exciting start to this first round playoff series between these Atlantic Division rivals as they kick off the 2013-2014 NHL Playoffs. This year’s playoffs offer a completely different seeding and scheduling scheme than the NHL has used in recent years. The current NHL playoff format can

Global Showbiz Briefs: Denise O’Donoghue Exiting ITV Studios; BBC Three’s Zai Bennett Joining Sky Atlantic

Denise O’Donoghue Exiting As ITV Studios Managing Director Denise O’Donoghue, a veteran television exec and four-year Managing Director of ITV Studios, is leaving the UK-based producer. She will exit at the end of the year with a successor yet to be named, though she will remain a member of the board. Show More Summary

Fire Aboard US Warship Transiting Atlantic Ocean

U.S. Fleet Forces Command inform that a  fire broke out aboard 'USS Hue City' (CG 66) as the ship was transiting the Atlantic.? Hue City had departed Mayport, Fla.

confidence, gender, and the social psychology of inequality

The Atlantic has a new article called “The Confidence Gap.” Katty Kay and Claire Shipman review the academic literature to discuss one source of gender inequality – the systematic differences in confidence. Roughly speaking, Kay and Shipman suggest that one reason that men are more likely to rise faster through careers is that men are […]

Squarespace raises $40M, which is as much as it plans to spend on ads this year

New York-based web design and hosting service Squarespace today announced that it has raised a $40 million Series B funding round from General Atlantic to grow its design, engineering, and infrastructure teams. That brings its total funding to around $78.5 million. Show More Summary

Turns Out, You Can Make Solar Panels Work in Cloudy Cities

This story originally appeared in The Atlantic Cities and is republished here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. Solar panels have always made sense in cities that get a lot of sun, at least intuitively. But in recent years,Show More Summary

Website-Building Platform Squarespace Raises Another $40M

Squarespace, which offers tools for individuals and small businesses to build websites and online stores, just announced that it has raised $40 million in Series B funding. The funding comes from growth equity firm General Atlantic.Show More Summary

Why It's a Big Deal That Half of the Great Lakes Are Still Covered in Ice

This story originally appeared in The Atlantic Cities and is republished here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. Over the winter, as polar vortices plunged the US Midwest into weeks of unceasing cold, the icy covers of the Great Lakes started to make headlines. Show More Summary

BBC3 Chief Exits For 'Game of Thrones' U.K. Home

The public broadcaster's Zai Bennett is joining satellite pay-TV giant BSkyB's Sky Atlantic as BBC plans switching the third channel to an online only service. read more

What It's Actually Like to Be Sober at Atlantic City's Porn Awards Show

What It's Actually Like to Be Sober at Atlantic City's Porn Awards Show Kenny Rogers tapped me on the shoulder and said, “I love your…

A Few Chapters Short of a Novel

Do people enjoy writers like Pynchon and Nabokov in part because they’re so odd? A new paper suggests that we tend to like art when we believe its creator is eccentric. The Atlantic reads through a study that’s a bit of a strange on...

Atlantic Cover: Katty Kay and Claire Shipman

Here’s your long read of the day folks: BBC’s Katty Kay and ABC’s Claire Shipman‘s revealing and thoroughly interesting look at “The Confidence Gap”: “Katty got a degree from a top university, speaks several languages, and yet had spent her life convinced that she just wasn’t intelligent enough to compete for the most-prestigious jobs in journalism. Show More Summary

Your Freedom Is Someone Else's Hell

Randal O'Toole Yonah Freemark, a writer over at Atlantic Cities–which normally loves any transit boondoggle–somewhat sheepishly admits that light rail hasn’t lived up to all of its expectations. Despite its popularity among transit agencies...Show More Summary

To Stigmatize Or Not

[guest by Dana] Over at The Atlantic, Conor Friedersdorf posts an interesting and compelling defense of traditional marriage from a self-described 23-year-old African-American college student and a strong Christian who believes in the Biblical definition of marriage. The young woman is tired of critics equating her to an anti-black racist. Keep in mind that one [...]

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