RECALL THAT CONFIDENCE MAN DAVID LOVE ASKED OF "AMERICAN JOURNALISM" - "WHAT WOULD HAPPEN IF A GROUP OF WHITE PEOPLE IN WILKINSBURG (SUBURB OF PITTSBURGH) WERE GUNNED DOWN AT A BACKYARD COOKOUT"? IT SEEMS THAT WITH "WHITE TRUMP" IN POWER...Show More Summary
The New Orleans City Planning Commission has deadlocked on a plan to tear down the dilapidated Canal Street ferry terminal for replacement with a glass building. News outlets report that … Click to Continue »
Lt. Muntathar Ghani had been awake for two days straight, engaged in relentless street fighting against Islamic State jihadists. When the adrenaline started to wear off, he sat down in the front yard of a house, desperate for a rest. That’s when he saw the car bomb, a white Chevy pickup sheathed...
Yesterday, walking home along the wet pavement twinkling under the sunshine, I spied a flock of no fewer than twenty-four wild turkeys parading down the street, mostly chicks. I don’t see them today, as the rain has returned, and all is gray.
Catholics in Italy expressed outrage this week after learning that a hospital near the Vatican plans to hire two doctors to perform abortions on unborn babies, AFP reports. Cardinal Camillo Ruini said the online job ad for San Camillo public hospital specifically included abortion among the duties required for the two obstetricians. Not only would […]
Shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) are down $2.07, over 8%, at $22.60, after the company yesterday afternoon missed analysts’ fiscal Q1 estimates by a wide margin and cut its forecast for this year’s profit, citing issues ofShow More Summary
How did Elor Azarya's case, shooting a Palestinian dead as he lay incapacitated in the street, drop down from murder to 1.5 years prison?
When NASA announced the discovery of TRAPPIST-1 yesterday, I felt like running down the street, swinging a wicker basket full of flares and singing show tunes about aliens. At least three of the seven new planets NASA discovered are the right temperature to sustain life. They’re rocky and could...
Shondaland leading ladies Kerry Washington and Ellen Pompeo welcome The Catch star Mireille Enos to ABC’s TGIT lineup in a new popcorn and wine-filled promo. Walking down the street, donning a black trench coat, Enos says, "Hope I haven't...Show More Summary
We've touched down in Milan! And we kicked off the week with Gucci, which, by the way, debuted Alessandro Michele's best collection to date. Although the brand has been a street style favorite this season — spotted at Men's Fashion Week in Paris and New York Fashion Week — it's... Continue reading
Last February, after years of effort, Washington, D.C. managed to make it back to the '60s, when it unveiled its new H street corridor streetcar District Department of Transportation line. From the start, it had been a project beleaguered by difficulties.
As Uber Technologies Inc. is beset by a sexual harassment scandal Google Inc.’s carpool service, Waze, is making hay. According to an article in The Wall Street Journal, Google is set to launch Waze in several U.S. cities and cities in Latin America in the coming months. Show More Summary
Photos by Matthew Yarbrough Picture this: You're walking down a street in a beach town in Thailand. A large Westerner passes you. He is big, well over six feet, and maybe 250 or 300 pounds. He's bald, his countenance somewhat intimidating,...Show More Summary
Authored by Bonner & Partners' Bill Bonner, annotated by Acting-Man's Pater Tenebrarum, To Unleash or Not to Unleash, That is the Question… LOVINGSTON, VIRGINIA – Corporate earnings have been going down for nearly three years. They are now about 10% below the level set in the late summer of 2014. Show More Summary
An ordinance to stifle street performers downtown was temporarily stalled on Wednesday. Here's why it should stay down. [ more › ]
Shares of fitness wearables pioneer Fitbit (FIT) are down 9 cents, or 1.5%, at $5.95, as the Street awaits the company’s Q4 report this afternoon, after the closing bell. This follows a pre-announcement, back on January 30th, in which...Show More Summary
A vicious beat down and stabbing was captured on video in Brooklyn and police are asking for the public's help identifying the suspects.
Artifacts down the street: Exploring urban archaeology: Archaeologists continually unearth artifacts in our cities. It’s time to showcase them. But after the artifacts are dug out of the ground, what comes next? Today, many municipalities are grappling with how to take care of their artifacts and preserve them for future study. While archaeological finds abound in [...]
Slim breaks down the 'crabs in a bucket' theory. Continue reading…
I Don't Listen to Dave Matthews Anymore, but I'm Glad I Did by Kathleen Tarrant T his one's a little different, but I think it's important. I was 9, in that blissful last stretch before puberty, skidding down California streets on my two-wheeler, Walkman clipped to my jean shorts. Show More Summary