All three NYC area airports as well as the combined PANYNJ authority hit records in 2015 as per a new press release from the organization. One interesting tidbit is that JFK is now the top area airport for domestic as well as international departures. Show More Summary
This January was rainier than the last five combined, PGE loses tons of repair records, and more. [ more › ]
The Piano Guys, an incredibly talented group of musicians performed a breathtaking version of the Adele hit “Hello” in combination with the somber Mozart requiem”Lacrimosa” on cello with absolutely stunning results. The group recorded the session at the Tuacahn Center for the Arts, utilizing mirrors, diffused light and lots of fog. Hello/Lacrimosa (or “Chello,” as […]
Barclays and Credit Suisse agree to record individual settlements for operating alternative trading systems. ||| London - Barclays and Credit Suisse will pay $154.3 million combined to settle charges that they violated federal securities laws over their so-called “dark pools”, the US Securities and Exchange Commission said on Sunday. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON -- Priorities USA Action and Correct the Record, both super PACs allied with the Hillary Clinton presidential campaign, raised a combined $27.3 million in the second half of 2015, according to filings with the Federal Election Commission. Show More Summary
The Carolina Panthers rode a combination of an explosive offense and a stout defense to the NFL's best record in 2015 and a berth opposite the Denver Broncos in Super Bowl 50. The heart of that sixth-ranked defense is the linebackerShow More Summary
Amazon made more money last quarter — $482 million in profit for the fiscal Q4 2015 — than it did during every previous quarter combined since Q3 2011. That $482 million figure exceeds Amazon’s previous quarterly record, when, in Q4 2010, it earned $416 million in profit. So why, then, did the company’s stock tank by more than 13 percent […]
Pianist Joe Albany is a jazz footnote today. The late pianist who began his career in 1943 and first recorded in 1945 with the Georgie Auld Orchestra, made remarkably few albums. Albany, who was deeply influenced by Bud Powell's attack... Related Stories Bob Whitlock (1931-2015)
James Harvey scored 21 points off the bench to help McNeese State pull off a 75-74 win over Northwestern State Saturday in a game that featured teams with a combined 1-10 record in Southland Conference play
The app allows users to create animated videos by recording their own voice clips and combining their audio with icons, photos and text.
According to the International Organization for Migration, within little over the first week of January at least 113 refugees have died trying to make it to Europe which more than in the January of 2014 and 2015 combined.
Raman Hui's live action/animation combination "Monster Hunt" broke box office records in China, but American viewers may wonder why this confused and confusing adventure-comedy enthralled audiences there. A civil war in the monster world forces the defeated Queen to flee to the human world and...
Heading into a crucial election year of House and Senate races, the Democrats who lead the Illinois General Assembly have assembled a combined $13.25 million war chest to begin 2016, state campaign finance records show. Longtime House Speaker Michael Madigan had $8.5 million to start the year in...
It's The Second Record That Bannon's Released Under His New Moniker, Dedekind Cut.
There are many reasons why Adele is selling more records than everyone else in the universe combined, but one of those reasons is that she’s a perfectly delightful human being. You can see that in the latest installment if James Corden’s Carpool Karaoke series, in which Corden drives around with celebrities and sings songs. The […]
The Powerball winning numbers are almost here, and there’s a good chance that America has a new billionaire within just a few hours. The winning numbers for the $1.5 billion (and growing) jackpot will be at 10:59 p.m. on Saturday (check back for an update as soon as the numbers are picked). Show More Summary
Video: Is this the beginning of method acting in video games? Cloudhead Games have pioneered a combination of VR and motion capture to virtually situate their actors in the scenes, so they can more organically record both movement and dialogue. Show More Summary
What do you get when you combine 100 drones fitted with color-shifting lights, Intel software and a full orchestra? A Guinness World Record and a very cool video, that's what. Intel headed to a remote area in Tornesch, Germany armedShow More Summary
Last year was new record for merger and acquisition activity globally as nearly $5 trillion in deals were cut, bolstered by consolidation in the healthcare sector, where drugmakers, hospitals, and providers are combining in an effort to increase their scale.On Monday, Shire and Baxalta announced a $32 billion merger that [...]
So nobody won the record $949.8 million Powerball jackpot on Saturday. The good news is that 18 million people actually won a prize thanks to their combination of numbers, Vocativ reports. Considering the odds —roughly one in 292 million to win the big prize, but one in 25 of...