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'Big Brother 18': A Branch Breaks Off the Family Tree

THR breaks down the most dramatic moments from this season's fourth live eviction. read more

One Arrow Character Is Branching Out In A Big Way

This fall, The CW will increase its already impressive interconnected comic book universe by adding Supergirl to the mix. And now it looks like the creative team behind the shows...

Consumer Confidential: Big companies pad their bank accounts instead of passing the savings to consumers

2 weeks agoNews : The Raw Story

JPMorgan Chase patted itself on the back earlier this year after announcing plans to close hundreds of branches and increasingly shift customer transactions to ATMs and online banking. A deposit involving a human teller, the bank noted, costs it about 65 cents, whereas an ATM deposit costs just 8...

Coal Industry Worried Its Executives Might Somehow Be Responsible For Their Companies' Actions

2 weeks agoNews : Huffington Post

After Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship knowingly conspired to violate the safety standards at his Upper Big Branch coal mine in West Virginia, a jury of his peers said, “Yeah, you are totally guilty of conspiring to violate the safety...Show More Summary

Startup helps brands like White Castle and Big Lots divine Hispanic consumer sentiment

COLUMBUS—A data analytics startup that branched out of a marketing agency for reaching Hispanic consumers is entering its second year of sales helping brands like White Castle figure out Hispanic customers use the term "burger" overShow More Summary

Deutsche Bank to shut 188 German branches and cut 3000 staff

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Deutsche Bank confirmed on Thursday it had struck a deal with its works council to shut a quarter of its German branches, slightly fewer than expected, as it cuts costs and revamps retail banking. Germany's biggest...Show More Summary

Mitch McConnell's vision: An entire federal judiciary in Donald Trump's tiny hands

2 months agoUS Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos

The Supreme Court is a big fucking deal. But the Republican blockade is just the most obvious example of how Mitch McConnell's Republican Senate is breaking yet another branch of government. Of 673 U.S. district court judgeships, 67—or 10 percent—are vacant under President Obama, nearly twice as many as at this point of Republican George W. Show More Summary

The big storm is about to hit, and this half-fallen branch seems sure to fall...

... but which way will it fall? Away from or into the telephone wire that it's half stuck on right now? Kind of a physics question. I think it depends on whether the branch: A. rips off instantly or B. tears off over the course of a second or 2.

Barbie Can Do It All Now — She’s Literally Wonder Woman

2 months agoLifestyle / Fashion : The Cut

Mattel has been doing big things this year — marketing new Barbie dolls that are more representative of the real, actual human body. They've branched out in representation of the industries, too: Oprah's got her very own Ava DuVernay director-doll. And now they're adding a doll to the mix who ... More »

StyleHaul bets big on Millennial moms, virtual reality

NEW YORK — StyleHaul is doubling down on the the popularity of millennial mom-geared content and virtual reality. At its NewFront presentation Tuesday, the Los Angeles-based fashion and lifestyle digital network said it is branchingShow More Summary

Jennifer Garner Changes Things Up On The Big Screen, Keeps Us Guessing About Relationship Status

Jennifer Garner is not only making changes in her personal life, but also seems to be branching out when it comes to her role selections for films. The star has been in the middle of a media firestorm ever since she and estranged husband Ben Affleck announced their split last year. Show More Summary

Sarah Jessica Parker's Weekend Plans Include This Book!

Sarah Jessica Parker steps out in style for the 2016 Outstanding Mother Awards held at The Pierre Hotel on Thursday (May 5) in New York City. The actress was an honoree at the big event! Congrats, SJP! “Thanks to my local branch Jefferson Market Library, I’ve now got my hands on this. Going to go [...]

Democrats Drive for 5: An Early Overview of 2016 U.S. Senate Races

Party control of the U.S. Senate is a big and achievable goal for both parties this November. The stakes are high, no matter who wins the presidential race, with the power to control Judicial and Executive branch confirmation votes and to determine rules governing filibusters being the most obvious. If ... More »

Navy to Require Climate Change Reporting from Vendors

The U.S. Navy on Tuesday became the first branch of the U.S. military to say it will start requiring big vendors to report their output of climate-changing greenhouse gases.

Glasgow City Council Update

I said in a recent post (see 31/03/16 below) that the comments of the local Unison branch in Glasgow were very similar to those of the local Unison branch in South Lanarkshire back in 2012, after a very big and favourable decision at the Employment Tribunals. Show More Summary

Prosecutors Win Jail Sentence, But No Justice, For Upper Big Branch Miners

4 months agoNews : Huffington Post

Six years after an explosion at Massey Energy's Upper Big Branch mine in West Virginia claimed the lives of 29 coal miners in the worst disaster of its kind since 1970, a court has rendered a sentence on Massey's former CEO, Don Blankenship...Show More Summary

Heartbreaking: Man who lost three in mine disaster breaks down at ‘coal king’ sentencing

4 months agoNews : The Raw Story

A man who lost three loved ones in the 2010 Upper Big Branch Mine disaster in West Virginia reacted emotionally on Wednesday after a judge sentence former Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship to 12 months in prison. Although U.S. District Judge Irene Berger did not allow the families of victims to...

Former Massey CEO Don Blankenship Sentenced to One Year in Prison For Conspiracy to Evade Mining Safety Rules

Disgraced coal baron Don Blankenship received the maximum possible sentence today for his misdemeanor conspiracy conviction, in a criminal case spurred by the Upper Big Branch disaster that killed 29 coal miners in West Virginia in 2009. Mr. Show More Summary

“We’ve been waiting for this day” — Blankenship gets prison time

It’s been six years and one day since 29 men were killed by a coal-dust explosion at former Massey Energy’s Upper Big Branch mine. Today, U.S. District Judge Irene Berger sentenced the company’s former CEO Don Blankenship for his practices that contributed to the disaster.

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