Detention of five people after series of raids by Israeli police follows allegations of forgery and money laundering One of the world’s wealthiest men has again been detained in Israel, by police investigating allegations of fraud, forgery and money laundering. Show More Summary
"Before, we were able to go to work in any mine to dig for diamonds. But today, we're all afraid of dying," artisanal miner Banayi Ilunga says grimly. Diamonds are the blessing of Kasai, a vast region of five provinces in Democratic Republic of Congo that in many ways holds the key to the country's future. Show More Summary
Five new rentals, from Diamond Heights to Dolores Heights Welcome to Curbed Comparisons, a regular column exploring what you can rent for a set dollar amount in different neighborhoods. Is one person's studio is another person's townhouse?...Show More Summary
MILAN (Reuters) - Italian tax police seized documents from the offices of five Italian lenders on Wednesday in an investigation over alleged fraud in relation to the distribution of diamonds to bank clients, sources said.
Jed Diamond, author of The Enlightened Marriage. Topic: Transformative states of relationships and why the best is still to come. Issues: The five stages of marriage—and why too many couples stop at stage 3; making a commitment to love;...Show More Summary
Discover these neighborhood gems By Krista Diamond Searching for a great restaurant in the vast swaths of shopping plazas away from The Strip can feel a bit like searching for water in the desert. Fortunately, in The Lakes neighborhood just south of Summerlin, you’ll find both. Show More Summary
Diamond giant De Beers says it is developing a technology with the potential to make some of its mines carbon neutral in as little as five years.
Following up on my previous posts: Stephen Diamond (Santa Clara), Whittier's Decision To Close Its Law School Violates AAUP Tenure Protections, Harms Diversity, And Ignores The Rebounding Legal Employment Market (Apr. 23, 2017) Robert Anderson (Pepperdine), Whittier Law School Closing Is Another Sad Story Of Generational Wealth Shifting, With Millennial...
Mack Wilds' treasured '95 pendant is looking so shiny and new, 'cause that's what $35k worth of diamonds tend to do. Mack's had the chain for a while -- The Ninety Five Percent is his company -- but he just added the major coat of quality rocks.…
Evangelical preacher Emmanuel Momoh prayed for five years that he would discover the diamond he needed to pull his family out of poverty in eastern Sierra Leone. The 39-year-old pastor obtained his first mining licence in 2012 when the...Show More Summary
Sean Connery played James Bond five times, from Dr. No through You Only Live Twice, before abandoning the role. He would eventually be coaxed back for Diamonds Are Forever. But before that, for a single film, another actor held the role of Agent 007. Show More Summary
Urawa Red Diamonds 5 – FC Seoul 2 J-League outfit Urawa Red Diamonds claim all three points in the Asian Champions League this week when they beat South Korean side FC Seoul 5-2 on home soil. The match had a frantic first forty five, as Urawa scored five times while the visitors only found the target one. […]
The Queen of Kalahari diamond was acquired by Chopard and cut into 23 pieces—five of which weigh more than 20 carats The 342-carat diamond was delicately cut into 23 pieces and set into five designs… Carolyn Meers
It’s the time of year when 2017 best hotel lists are popping up. AAA last week issued its new Five Diamond hotel list. Now U.S. News & World Report reveals its rankings of hotels in the U.S. and around the world. Among U.S. hotels, the Langham, Chicago came in at No. 1 followed by the Four Seasons...
Seven new properties have joined AAA's Five Diamond List for 2017, an exclusive group that represents the upper echelons of hotel and dining luxury
Top five breakup songs: Jackson Browne, Late For the Sky The Beatles, For No One Linda Ronstadt, Long Long Time Joan Baez, Diamonds and Rust Okra All-Stars, She’s Taken All My Toys Away (Note: Bob Dylan’s If You See Her, Say Hello has been bumped by the refusal of whoever holds the recording rights to […]
On Jan. 26, the AAA announced that 120 hotels throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean would be honored with the prestigious Five Diamond designation. Only 0.3 percent of all 'approved' hotels and restaurants that AAA examines receive this coveted award. Show More Summary
It’s awards season again — for hotels. AAA’s Five Diamond Awards were unveiled Friday, and Southern California had 14 in the top category, an honor bestowed on just 120 hotels in the U.S. Inspectors visit the hotels unannounced, AAA said, and evaluate properties on “guest services, hospitality...
Six hotels and one restaurant have made AAA’s list of Five Diamond establishments for the first time, earning the highest designation given by the travel authority.