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Another year, another title-less trip to Monte Carlo for Roger Federer. The Swiss was out of sorts during his third-round loss to Gael Monfils, failing to find consistency with his groundstrokes or resolve during big points. Double-faults,...Show More Summary
State election officials failed to close legal loophole that’s allowed donors to pour millions of dollars into New York political campaigns.
Innovation and progress are wonderful things for society, but those inventors who fail to see the big picture can sometimes find themselves remembered in a less-than-favorable light by the history books. The post 3 Inventors Who Grew to Regret Their Famous Inventions appeared first on AllBusiness.com.
By James Saft (Reuters) – If shedding its financing arm did wonders for General Electric’s stock price, maybe too-big-to-fail bank peers like Citibank and JP Morgan should consider similar moves. Not that banks will become industrials, but rather the biggest banks might get a better valuation on their earnings by becoming smaller, simpler, easier to […]
Wednesday marks the 100th day of Congress. This milestone is traditionally used to assess the new leadership, and by all measures of public health and the environment, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is failing miserably. He has...Show More Summary
For his entire life, radio host James Rabe has known that one day he’d need a new kidney. A disease called Alport Syndrome slowly caused his kidneys to fail. As his condition advanced, the search for a new organ began. His big sister stepped up and gave part of herself so her little brother could […]
A few weeks ago I wrote about an article in Bloomberg Business that suggested the "too big to fail" banks were shrinking as a result of the regulations contained in...
Meerkat currently finds itself stuck in startup purgatory — a place where a company will either grow after its initial public exposure, or be relegated to the dustbin of failed contenders for the crown of next big thing. This week, the...Show More Summary
AUSTIN - Facebook wants to make a big splash in the world of video advertising. But failings in its offering mean it still has a way to go, according to a leading ad agency boss. "The advertiser is competing with the regular newsfeed...Show More Summary
Sure, Kansas is going right down the toilet because Gov. Sam Brownback’s magic tax cuts have failed to fix the state’s big ol’ budget hole. But that doesn’t mean Gov. Blows A Lot couldn’t find time this week to sign a shiny new anti-abortion bill into law. Show More Summary
The big physics story over the weekend was the re-start of the Large Hadron Collider at CERN, the world's largest and highest-energy particle accelerator. It was initially started in 2008, but some key circuits failed shortly after it was switched on. A relatively quick patch job allowed it to operate [...]
The Yankees got off to a rough start on Opening Day, quickly falling down 5-0 to the Blue Jays on an Edwin Encarnacion home run. Those struggles extend to the crowd: Yankees fan tried to throw HR ball back and FAILS big time. https://t.co/b1dUydhHtE —...Show More Summary
While some in Big Blue Nation may consider this season a disappointment because Kentucky failed to win a championship, Wildcats coach John Calipari wants fans to appreciate what they witnessed out of the team during its near-historic run. Kentucky entered its Final Four showdown against Wisconsin with a perfect 38-0 record. Show More Summary
Big Borussia Dortmund fan Sandra Goldschmidt was at the Signal Iduna Park on Saturday, as she watched her side lose 1-0 to Bayern Munich. The match was a big let-down for Dortmund, who failed to threaten the Munich goal for the majority of the game. Dortmund’s best chance to find the target came when Marco […]
James Hasik Security, Aircraft carriers may be too big too fail... Ever since I was a midshipman—way back under a Navy Secretary named Lehman—pundits, analysts, and strategists have been wondering whether the US Navy’s supercarriers are too big. Show More Summary
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Despite significant investment and association with some big names, Nebula failed in its attempt to sell a hardware-based OpenStack solution. The company shut down on 1 April 2015.
Senator Bernie Sanders (I-Vermont) is fed up with the state of the country. In his words, "banks are too big to fail [and] their CEO's are too big to jail." He says he's fed up with the fact that the wealthiest 14 people in America saw their wealth increase by $157 billion in two years, while 45 million Americans continue to languish in poverty. Show More Summary
City of San Bruno officials are supporting a proposed, record-high fine against Pacific Gas & Electric Co. but are complaining that the punishment for a fatal pipeline blast in 2010 fails to ensure the utility would act safely in the future.