The Kansas Senate just passed a bill that would give the state's judicial branch $2 million in additional funding for the year. But the legislation contains some interesting fine print.
Trips to Starbucks' stores have replaced trips to the local bank branch as an everyday American ritual. But the trend may not stop there, as Starbucks and other non-banks offer more and more services for handling your money that onl...
The executive and legislative branches rally behind the TV broadcasters in their big copyright dispute. read more
Early in the morning on Feb. 24, a large man with a long white beard and big cowboy hat gathered with about a dozen other people to pray outside the San Francisco branch of the United States tax court. In a kettledrum voice, Bryan Davies led...Show More Summary
Michael Vick's branching out into the hair biz... and his pal Bow Wow was all on board to help -- and then he ditched on the deal! What went wrong... and would you buy a brush from Vick?Plus, Tom Brady hits the beach for the most awesome…
Infamous: Second Son is one of the first major PS4 exclusives to come to the console since it launched some three months ago, so it's kind of a big deal for Sony. That's why its Euro branch is chucking an Infamous sale at PSN users ahead of the...
The President controls the executive branch of the government. That is a big part of his job. This means much of what the “President does” isn’t technically done directly by the President, instead he orders the people who he appointed to his cabinet to carry out his policies.
It's hard to find enough space for urban farms to grow enough local produce to feed a big city. Unless you put the whole farm below in an abandoned tunnel. The newest branch line of the London Underground doesn't go anywhere. But it does produce a lot of nice food to eat. It's an aquaponic farm, 100 feet below the surface, set to open this March. Read Full Story
The Vietnamese Dong joins our Big Mac index TRAFFIC was heavier than normal in Ho Chi Minh City on Monday February 10th as McDonald's opened its first branch in Vietnam. Mostly motorbikes queued in the new "drive-thru", while hundreds waited under the golden arches and Ronald McDonald posed with customers. Show More Summary
Hey, isn’t that … top officials from all three branches of government in the audience at Wednesday’s opening-night performance of “Violet” at Ford’s Theater. Among those taking in the new gospel-rock musical were Attorney General Eric...Show More Summary
Condition monitoring specialists Sensonics success as a major exporter of instrumentation which protects power plants around the world has been acknowledged by
I don’t know how big director Justin Lin’s plate is, but it’s almost certainly filled to capacity now that he’s stepped away from the Fast & Furious franchise and started branching back out into cinema that won’t necessarily involve Vin Diesel looking cool while things zip around in front of the camera. Show More Summary
The acquisition season is still continuing, and this time, it’s Facebook’s acquisition of Branch, whose apps are all about sharing. Banch’s CEO Josh Miller shared the big news, appropriately, on Facebook: After two years building Branch...Show More Summary
Two technological trends could impact the big banks like Bank of America.
By Larry Bell, Forbes As a presumed constitutional scholar, Barack Obama should know that while a president has authority to check the Legislative Branch by recommending legislation to be passed by Congress, or through presidential veto, he or she cannot legislate through executive fiat or pick which parts of the law to comply with or decline.
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. -- It's hard to imagine where the Atlanta Falcons' defense would be without Jonathan Babineaux. In a dismal season where yielding big plays has been the norm for the unit, Babineaux has maintained a high level ofShow More Summary
UC’s efforts to position itself as a uni for thickies has advanced according to the Canberra Times with a bizarre cricket sponsorship: The University of Canberra has reaffirmed its sporting focus with the sponsorship of Big Bash League cricket team the Sydney Thunder. Former Australian batsman Mike Hussey was in Canberra on Friday for the announcement, which [...]
We're big fans of Dan Hillier's work around here -- the iconic, instantly recognizable grotesque Victorian collages. Now he's branched out into 3D printing.
It was pretty much the biggest news of the VGAs, VGXs, eh, whatever, it was big news this weekend that Telltale Games was making Game Of Thrones into one of their branching adventure games. But apparently there’s a lot more in the works...Show More Summary
I’m a big fan of Firefly’s tea-flavored vodka, probably the best on the market. Recently the distillery, based in Wadmalaw Island, South Carolina, branched out into moonshine — unaged “raw corn whiskey,” available unflavored or in one of five different … Continue reading ?