Washington is broken. Congress can't seem to reach any decisions, much less achieve consensus on the big challenges facing our country. And over in the executive branch, President Obama has accomplished next to nothing in his second term. Show More Summary
The two biggest, most corrupt disasters in the history of Big Government collide, as whistleblower Scott Davis from the Atlanta branch of the VA tells the same story we've heard many times before, from around the country - 17,000 veterans'...Show More Summary
India’s largest banking and financial services company: State Bank of India has embraced digital in a big way. They have conceptualized ‘SBI Intouch’ banking paradigm, which has been described as the ‘next generation banking initiative’. Show More Summary
A new Gallup survey finds that Americans’ confidence in all three branches of the U.S. government has fallen dramatically, reaching record lows for Congress (7 percent), the Supreme Court (30 percent), and a six-year low for the presidency (29 percent). Show More Summary
Bank of America has been selling off its branches in a big way. But it turns out that may be good not only for it, but everyone involved.
Introducing Metaspriggina, a minnow-sized fish that lived about 500 million years ago and appears to occupy a crucial branch of your family tree. Scientists say the creature might just be the ancestor of nearly all vertebrates, reports LiveScience. The revelation comes after study of dozens of remarkably well-preserved Metaspriggina fossils...
Post by Alex McCord. I'm branching out to cover the shows YOU asked me to watch! In today's exclusive episode below, I get into 19 Kids and Counting on TLC, as well as FOX's new train wreck, ahem, competition dating show, I Wanna Marry Harry. Show More Summary
Big Ass Fans, a company that began in 1999 making a 14-foot fan for industrial customers before eventually branching out into the home market 13 years later, is adding smarts to its residential ceiling fans. But unlike many companies that slap a Wi-Fi chip and an app on their connected products, the Lexington, Kentucky company... Read More
A portion of a GamesBeat interview with Big Red Button creative director Bob Rafei... “We’re not replacing canon. We’re not a reboot. We’re just a different branch. And that’ll happen with a property that has been around for so long....Show More Summary
The huge V8 fills my ears. Branches whip close. I come over a rise and there it is again — that little white box of a BMW howling and squealing and clipping into the next turn. I'm in one of the biggest, beefiest cars on sale and I'm chasing one of the most nimble cars in recent memory. Makes sense, right? Read more...
You want to be very careful when you're sawing big branches off a tree, otherwise bad things can happen. Well, that's exactly what happened to one man who was trimming a tree and used a chainsaw to remove a giant branch, when the branch (in an act of tree vengeance, presumably) fell and hit him on the way down.
Sure, big companies need to organize and streamline their stored data but so do their far-flung branch offices, says Actifio CEO Ash Ashutosh.
I have a piece up at Bill Moyers’ site connecting the exploitation that led to the Ludlow Massacre of 1914 with coal companies exploitation of labor and degradation of nature today: In recent years, American mining companies have undermined the effectiveness of many of these reforms. West Virginia mandates that the state legislature must approve […]
A tiny brown bird with a big voice is making news in the animal kingdom.
How things change. According to a report from The Wall Street Journal, Opel might just break even next year. This is kind of a big deal, largely because Opel has been arguably the most troubled branch both in General Motors' portfolio...Show More Summary
Don Blankenship's hubris is surpassed only by his greed. The “ Dark Lord of Coal Country, ” as the former CEO of Massey Energy has been called, is using the fourth anniversary of the tragic Upper Big Branch Mine explosion not to honor...Show More Summary
by Blythe Roberson Talia: Hey guys! Looked out the window and noticed there’s a baby hanging off a branch in the big oak tree. Can someone take care of this? Thanks! Sean: fyi i can’t do this but best of luck. Will: I have to do this...Show More Summary
Glamour magazine is branching out into the big bad world of beauty by launching Lipstick.com, which happens to be a domain that's just been lying around Condé Nast since 1999. Read more...
While coal mining families in West Virginia and across the country mourned the fourth anniversary of the tragic Upper Big Branch coal mine disaster last week, hailed by US Attorney R. Booth Goodwin II as "a conspiracy to violate mine...Show More Summary
US hamburger chain Carl’s Jr. has announced plans to expand to Australia. To give you an idea of what’s coming, we headed to the chain’s downtown San Francisco branch to test out one of its signature burgers: the Big Carl. More » ...