The massive tree known to the locals of Thomasville, Georgia as "The Big Oak" has been standing on the same spot for over three centuries despite branches breaking under their own weight and a number of truck accidents. The Big Oak stands on a Thomasville street corner where its long, gangly branches have spread out in all directions. Show More Summary
Buddy Guy, Big Bill Morganfield, Mud Morganfield, Bobby Dixon, Syl Johnson, Billy Branch and the... The post Buddy Guy, tributes to Muddy Waters and Willie Dixon among 2015 Chicago Blues Festival lineup appeared first on Chicago Entertainment - Chicago Sun-Times.
The moment they’ve all been waiting for has finally arrived. St. John’s four key seniors - D’Angelo Harrison, Sir’Dominic Pointer, Phil Greene and Jamal Branch - are at last going to realize the dream of playing in the NCAA Tournament at 9:40 p.m. Friday night.
Amber Rose is tired of being bullied for her risque behavior and she has plans to fight back in a big way. The model-actress is organizing a Slut Walk event this summer in Los Angeles with plans to branch off to other major cities such as New York, Chicago and Miami. Continue reading…
Dozens of news organizations, including NPR, appealed after a judge issued the gag order in a criminal case involving ex-Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship and the 2010 Upper Big Branch mine disaster.
Q Branch is out with a big update to Vesper, the alternative note-taking app for iOS. Vesper 2.005 adds landscape support to the app for iPhone so you can now browse, manage, and create notes outside of portrait orientation. The 2.005 update also includes Vesper for iPad, the first time the note-taking app has been available […]
As tastes change, big food and beverage companies are branching out--and hiding their logos.
According to a recent report out of Business Insider, the success of Samsung's "Next Big Thing" campaign caused distrust between the company's U.S. and Korean branches back in 2012, resulting in strained relations and slip-ups in the company's bid for success in regions outside of the United States.
Back in October of 2013, after an infamous YouTube squabble, Ottavia Bourdain offered her friend, and Big Gay Ice Cream co-proprietor, Doug Quint an olive branch in the form of a free jiu-jitsu lesson at the Renzo Gracie Academy in Manhattan.
Louis CK is a big star. Predominantly known as a stand-up comic, Louis runs in the same circles as Jerry Seinfeld and Chris Rock. He branched off into serialized television (with his award-winning FX program Louie), and occasionally acts for the likes of Woody Allen (Blue Jasmine) and David O. Show More Summary
2500 Wilshire (left) and 3345 Wilshire (right) Major corporate landlords Jamison Services have already been branching out into residential development via projects like their 36-story towers near the Staples Center, but now they're starting to see residential possibilities everywhere,...
A number of big business houses in India are looking forward to spreading their wings and branch out in the payment banking sector. After Bharti Airtel became the first one to announce its plans to do on Thursday, Aditya Birla Nuvo Ltd, Vakrangee Ltd, Future Group and Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) also followed suit. Show More Summary
Yesterday was a big day for Microsoft. First and foremost, they officially took the wrappings off of Windows 10 and what was perceived as an olive branch, Microsoft confirmed that Windows 10 will be a free upgrade for one year for anyone that currently runs on Windows 8 or Windows 7. (...)Read the rest of […]
I was jogging once on a dirt road that cut through a forest. It was quiet and each of my footsteps landed with a soft crunch. Eventually I came upon a man walking with a big walking stick. It was a tree branch, really, one that he’d apparently picked up on his way. It was […]
In what could be a sign of the legitimacy of the candidacy — or at least an olive branch — the Raiders brought in the big guns for a recent interview. According to Scott Bair and Fallon Smith of CSNBayArea.com, the Raiders had Hall of Fame coach John Madden sit in with owner Mark Davis…
Economists seldom take note of the fact that the degradation of skills at major banks has had serious macroeconomic effects. One example is the abandonment of loan officer training and branch manager autonomy at big banks.
Avison Young, a Toronto-based commercial real estate brokerage that launched a branch in the city in 2011 that was little more than a one-man operation, is taking another big step here. The company... To view the full story, click the title link.
It's time to branch out! Buying a new Christmas tree can cost big bucks; that's why we found the cheapest possible ways for you to incorporate the ultimate symbol of the holiday season into your home. These Christmas tree alternatives will still make your home feel festive without draining your bank account. Show More Summary
Four years ago, a buildup of methane gas and coal dust exploded in West Virginia's Upper Big Branch Mine, killing 29 workers in the deadliest American coal mine disaster in 40 years. The mine was owned by the Massey Energy Co., led by CEO Don Blankenship, whose management style and political...
Listen up, Carrie Underwood has a big, big announcement to make. Ready, here goes: the beloved country singer is branching into activewear and launching Calia by Carrie Underwood. The line, which is in collaboration with Dick's Sporting Goods, includes fitness apparel and accessories and launches March 5th, 2015. Show More Summary