Here are the five best events going down in Charlotte and the surrounding area today, Oct. 23, 2016 as selected by the folks at Creative Loafing. • Open Streets 704 • Geek Gala at Hilton Executive Park • 7th Annual Dilworth/South End Chili Cook-Off at Atherton Mill • Carolina Renaissance Festival • Lisa Leake to sign 100 Days of Real Food: Fast & Fabulous at Passion8
Indexes in France, German and Japan slipped, while London and Shanghai tipped up -- Wall Street futures edge down
Source says Theresa May expects France to abide by Le Touquet treaty that presidential hopeful wants to renegotiate Downing Street has rejected the suggestion from the French presidential hopeful Alain Juppé that he would tear up a treaty with the UK to push back the border for migrants from Calais to Kent. Show More Summary
Residents in Sacramento received a scare Wednesday right as Halloween lurks right around the corner. Sacramento police said a homeless woman led them to a decomposed body after she was seen walking down a street carrying a human skull on a stick. Police stopped the woman at an abandoned house. Sgt. Bryce Heinlein said the...
Shares of Verizon Communications (VZ) are down 19 cents, or 0.4%, at $48.95, as analysts digest what seem new signs of competitive threats following yesterday morning’s Q3 report from T-Mobile US (TMUS) and Sprint (S). It doesn’t help...Show More Summary
US stocks are a leg lower on Friday after some mixed earnings results from Wall Street. At 9:33 a.m. ET, the Dow is down 104 points (-0.58%), the S&P 500 is down 10 points (-0.5%) and the Nasdaq is down 10 points (-0.2%). The two big earnings reports came from McDonald's and General Electric. Show More Summary
It sounds like a Halloween prank, but Sacramento police say it was all too real. Authorities say a homeless woman led them to a decomposed body after she was seen walking down the street with a human skull on a stick. Police told KTXL-TV that the woman was spotted Wednesday on Connie Drive. Police...
The French TV network M6 has released the first security footage of the suspects in Kim Kardashian’s October 2 robbery in Paris. The black and white footage shows five people—two on bikes, and one on foot—heading down a street near Kim’s hotel at 2:19 in the morning. Read more...
Seems like he was having a little too much fun! This man took advantage the heavy rains that hit his neighborhood and swam in his flooded street. His neighbors watched him do his shenanigans and laughed when he stood up to show how shallow the water really was. Check out more viral videos like this on AOL Video, right here! Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
Now’s the time when we escape from the office and go hunt down cool cars parked on the street. Today, I am on something of a mission. Read more...
See Jack run. Through airports. Across parking lots. Down city streets. Jack runs so much that "Jack Reacher: Never Go Back" might have been titled "Jack Sprinter" or even "Jack Strider." Except that could never happen, because Lee Child's Jack Reacher books, the source material for this and the...
Maxwell Barna speaks with PINS about his solo exhibition, #NoFaceLikePhone, opening tomorrow at Gallery Different in London. Street art is one of the lucky artistic mediums that not only gets to walk the fine line between art and politics, but practically gets to river dance on it. While other mediums tend to shy away from […]
A typical "bag lady" is exactly what you're picturing: someone who's carrying multiple purses or totes down the street. She often looks like she's struggling from the heavy burden. She has been me, she has probably been you. But Mary-Kate...Show More Summary
Yes on HHH PSA from Rachel Fleischer on Vimeo. I never turn down an opportunity to speak about homelessness. Growing up in Los Angeles and being profoundly saddened by images of people living on the streets from a young age, my lifeShow More Summary
Replacing Gerard’s on Adams Street A longstanding Dorchester restaurant that shut down earlier this year will soon be reborn as a new concept. Landmark Public House is now hiring employees ahead of its opening in the former Gerard’sShow More Summary
Back in 2010, Congress passed the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act which was intended to shut down proprietary trading desks at the big wall street banks while allowing them to hold just enough inventory to satisfy market making requirements. Show More Summary
Nothing like taking it to the streets with a message that gets out the vote and pounds the opposition. Today at 10 AM our first mobile billboard truck rolled down the road into NH-01 as the driver made his way to Nashua. We have four...Show More Summary
Hillary Clinton's got your WikiLeak right here... in Georgia, where her tour bus dumped raw sewage onto the roadway. It went down Tuesday in Lawrenceville at around 9:30 AM when someone inside the RV got out and opened the sewage drain, which…
It will be re-inspected On the same day Sweetgreen debuted its newest location on Summer Street in Downtown Boston, the DC-based salad chain voluntarily closed down a nearby restaurant on School Street after a city health inspectionShow More Summary
Earlier this month, Richard Schiwietz was walking down State Street in Santa Barbara with a male friend when another man suddenly approached them. With his middle finger up, the man accosted the pair, yelling: “Faggot! Your mother’s a whore!” Schiwietz, 64, told the man to stop, but he refused. According to Schiwietz, he turned to... Read more »