Emerging markets specialist bank Standard Chartered just launched a fintech accelerator programme to help companies crack the Asian market. The bank's Hong Kong branch is sponsoring the SuperCharger programme in partnership with Baidu, the Chinese tech giant often called the country's answer to Google. Show More Summary
Those who can still recall Massey Energy's Upper Big Branch (in Montcoal, West Virginia) disaster, on April 5, 2010, where a mammoth coal mine explosion killed 29 miners, will be pleased to learn that Don Blankenship, the former CEOShow More Summary
Morgan Freeman's distinctively deep and smooth voice is a sound that can calm us on even the most stressful days, but the actor, who has no problem finding work in blockbuster big films, has recently branched out to the smaller screen, and he has the perfect reasoning for his decision. Click To Continue Reading
On April 5, 2010, an explosion ripped through the Upper Big Branch mine in the heart of West Virginia coal country, killing 29 people. The explosion in the town of Montcoal was the worst mine disaster since 1970. The federal Mine Safety and Health Administration and other regulators found numerous...
Don Blankenship, 65, is accused of conspiring to violate mine health and safety standards in connection with the Upper Big Branch Mine in West Virginia that killed 29 workers.
Don Blankenship With Don Blankenship, the notorious former Massey Energy CEO, about to go on trial for multiple charges stemming from the Upper Big Branch Mine explosion that killed 29 miners in 2010, Mother Jones' Tim Murphy takes an in-depth look at Blankenship's brutal business practices and consolidation of political power in West Virginia. Show More Summary
The movement rebuffed a statement of support from the Democrats. Yeah, the DNC is the man. But this was an olive branch. Take it.
The U.S. Navy has begun testing a new, radar-evading, air-launched anti-ship missile — a big step forward in the sailing branch’s march toward a more lethal fleet. In the next few years, the Navy could add three new anti-ship missiles to its warplanes and surface ships, augmenting existing Harpoon missiles...
Microsoft has been making a big push into bringing their apps and services to rival platforms like Android. We love it. For those looking to branch away from Google’s services, Microsoft has much of their bases covered.
As jury selection begins for the trial of coal baron Don Blankenship, his team of lawyers are doing everything possible to prevent prosecuting attorneys from mentioning the Upper Big Branch mine explosion that claimed the lives of 29...Show More Summary
By the end of Season 1 of The Flash, the S.T.A.R. Labs team looked nothing like it did in the beginning. And in Season 2, the characters will continue branching out, especially Cisco, who will be going through some big changes this fall. We're hoping it has nothing to do with a haircut. Click To Continue Reading
Deep linking startup Branch Metrics‘ next big launch could blur the line between native apps and the mobile web. The company offered us a sneak peek at the upcoming product, Deepviews, a service that will enable users to click an app link on their mobile device and view that content — even if they don’t have the app installed on their […]
Don Blankenship is one of the worst human beings living in the United States today. The CEO of Massey Energy, the horrible safety record in his mines led to the deaths of 29 miners in a coal dust explosion at the Upper Big Branch mine in 2010. Blankenship was a micro-manager and prided himself on […]
Fans of actor Aaron Paul were probably happy to see the Emmy winner branching out from the small screen to the big screen in the last couple of years, but I think we can all agree that getting him back on TV would be amazing. Start cheering, bitches.Click To Continue Reading
Big hires could take the online store to the next level to compete with the big boys A job advert posted on Gamasutra has led to speculation about Amazon's plans to branch out in the PC game market.…
The job of President of the United States of America comes with a lot of responsibilities. You have to sign laws, give speeches, run the executive branch, make high-level appointments, make big decisions about economic policy and regulation,...Show More Summary
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Authorities found a meth lab inside the North Carolina home of a 38-year-old elementary school teacher, Lori Whitley. Officers served a search warrant on her Zebulan home in the 100-block of Big Branch Court, about 24 miles east of Raleigh, North Carolina. Show More Summary
There was lot of excitement when Marvel announced their plans to branch out into TV. The TV shows would be connected to the movies in one big nerdy tapestry. The flagship show would be ABC's Marvel's Agents of SHIELD and it promised to bring the movies and TV shows together. Show More Summary
Riot-torn Baltimore's smoky skies have given way to a silver lining. More than 300 inquiries about mentoring young people have poured into Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Chesapeake, the branch of the nonprofit serving the city,Show More Summary