The Doctor wants you to rename a planet. (Credit: BBC) "Doctor Who" fans sure know how to work a petition. Not long after petitioning to have the Empire State Building lit up in Tardis-blue, fans are now pushing to have a newly discovered planet renamed "Gallifrey," in honor of the Doctor's home world. Show More Summary
Freezing her buns off to promote a very hot event, Lily Aldridge plugged the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show on top of the Empire State Building on Tuesday (December 10). The Victoria's Secret Angel wore a lot more clothing than she'll...Show More Summary
Lily Aldridge strikes some poses atop the The Empire State Building on Tuesday (December 10) in New york City. The 28-year-old model braved the snow to help promote the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show, which airs tonight on CBS! “Today’s the day!! @VictoriasSecret #VsFashionShow 10pm #onlyCBS @taylorswift13 behatiiprinsloo ????????????” Lily tweeted that day. “Tune into the [...]
The thing that's easy to forget about Samsung is that it is not just a maker of smartphones, TVs, and other consumer electronics. It also makes huge industrial equipment. (That's how the company accounts for something like 30% of South Korea's economy.) Samsung's latest mega-gadget is something called Predude. Show More Summary
And it is hard to argue with his top four, though you will probably want to register a Life+Times comment name just to yell at him about "Empire State of Mind." ("Sorry critics, it's good.") But that is the point — you are supposed to yell at Jay Z in... More »
The Emma Maersk was dethroned as the world’s largest seafaring vessel this morning when this ship, longer than the Empire State Building, left its dry dock in South Korea for the first time. But this town-sized ship isn’t so much built for sailing as it is for pumping gas. More »
I believe in empire building. Especially when it comes to women in business. If you want power, I say go for it. But what happens once you get to that mountaintop that once seemed so unattainable? What happens when the hurdles that seemed...Show More Summary
A hull longer than the Empire State Building is tall has been floated out of dry dock in Geoje, South Korea. Measuring 488 m (1,601 ft) long and 74 m (243 ft) wide, the hull belongs to Shell's Prelude floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG)...Show More Summary
I've been asking myself a question these last years. Why did we expend so much treasure to defeat the Evil Empire, the USSR? To become another, albeit lesser, evil empire, the United Socialist States of America? I now hand off...
Take the Empire State Building, lay it on the ground and add another 150 feet. Then put it out to sea. That's essentially what Shell did today with the launch of the 1,601-foot Prelude mega-ship.
The Emma Maersk was dethroned as the world's largest seafaring vessel this morning when this ship, longer than the Empire State Building, left its dry dock in South Korea for the first time. But this town-sized ship isn't so much built for sailing as it is for pumping gas. Read more...
Isn't she just as sweet as pumpkin pie?! We're SO thankful this Thanksgiving for Ariana Grande's precious fall style. That adorbzies coat paired with those cute heels was pure holiday season perfection at the Empire State Building in New York to celebrate this year's Thanksgiving Day Parade! Let's see who else is looking totez chic this week! [...]
How Toronto's City Dairy became one of the largest dairies in the British Empire. At the turn of the 20th century the state of Toronto’s milk supply was abysmal, leaving the populace susceptible to milk-borne illnesses such as diphtheria, typhoid, tuberculosis, and scarlet fever. Show More Summary
Actress/singer Ariana Grande was spotted Monday making an extra-special visit to the Empire State Building in New York City. The starlet was accompanied by none other than Santa Claus for some silly holiday fun! Ariana was ready to face the wintry … Continue reading »
Map of Economic Inequality in the United States using the Theil index. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) With Black Friday approaching, we in the U.S. find ourselves in an odd situation when it comes to our economy and the question of how our economic recovery is coming along. Show More Summary
Reader if you seek his monument look around you. -- Inscription on the tomb of architect Sir Christopher Wren in London's St. Paul's Cathedral. Last Monday the owner of New York's iconic Empire State (NYSE:ESRT) Building attracted its first analyst coverage since going public. Show More Summary
Empire State customers can now purchase a Retina iPad mini at select New York City Apple retail stores without securing the tablet online in advance, while regional carrier partners like Bluegrass Cellular are beginning to announce availability, possibly signaling the start of a more expansive rollout.
Opponents of taking New York City's Empire State Building public asked an appeals court to declare illegal a provision that could have seen some holders of ownership units paid $100 a unit if they refused to go along with a planned initial public offering. Show More Summary
It is an indisputable fact that purchasing in product and service categories obeys the law of Double Jeopardy. This is – stated at its most simplistic – an empirical generalization that higher market share brands achieve stronger customer loyalty than lower market share brands in the same category. But the thing that always intrigues me [...]
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was back in the "Empire State" earlier today (Nov. 21, 2013) to continue pushing for mixed martial arts (MMA) regulation in New York, with an emphasis on bringing a live UFC event to "The City That Never Sleeps" in 2014. Show More Summary