Zhou Xiaochuan’s long reign as PBoC Governor is drawing to a close. He signaled his impending retirement last month and will be seventy years old In January 2018. Zhou has headed up China’s central bank from the early days of China’s...Show More Summary
Wristwatches have been a wardrobe standard for over one hundred years, which begs the question: What are the top five reasons to wear a watch? The post 5 Reasons You Should Be Wearing A Watch appeared first on The Good Men Project.
If you’re shopping for an Oculus Rift and VR games, Black Friday isn’t a great time for some discounts. Virtual reality titles may be quietly receding far quicker than predicted five years ago, but there’s still some appeal for VR gamers out there – especially with so many Black Friday deals on the Horizon. So […]
In Eater Rey Lopez writes about Kith and Kin and more: A post shared by Kith and Kin (@kithandkindc) on Sep 21, 2017 at 4:14pm PDT Over the past five years, there’s been a marked rise in “Jamaican-inspired” cuisine, food that pivots from the usual and targets a broader clientele. Show More Summary
Hedge funds are neglecting to protect against the downside in stocks, with one hedging gauge sitting close to the lowest in five years. These funds are also seeing a near-record concentration in a small group of outperforming tech stocks,...Show More Summary
There was hope heading into Wednesday’s game for the Lakers to reach the 10-10 record this season that had everyone so excited last year. Sacramento has struggled tremendously and had won only four games this season before Wednesday. Instead, the Kings got the best of the Lakers with an uncharacteristic...
A Virginia mother who says that she just wanted to find out if her daughter was being bullied at school is now facing a felony charge that could land her behind bars for five years. Why? She put a digital … More » The post Mom Charged With Felony For Trying To Record Daughter’s Bullies appeared first on EveryJoe.
With a Hat Tip to Neil Irwin (he started doing this a several years ago)... here are five economic reasons to be thankful this Thanksgiving...1) Low unemployment rate.The unemployment rate declined to 4.1% in October. The unemployment rate is down from 4.8% in October 2016 (a year ago), and is down from the cycle peak of 10.0% in October 2009. Show More Summary
The NFL added a third Thanksgiving game in 2006, as part of the effort to boost NFL Network with a series of exclusive Thursday night games. From 2006 through 2011, the prime-time Thanksgiving game aired only on NFL Network, until the 2011 Harbaugh Bowl between the 49ers and Ravens prompted the league to conclude that it [more]
Over the last five years, global light pollution has increased nearly 10 percent, a new study shows, The fastest rise occurred in developing nations.
Let me start by saying that I'm generally not fazed by celebrities. They're people just like the rest of us. I've sat next to or near a countless number of A-list celebrities over the years. Hell, I can think of at least five celebrities that I've randomly been on planes with at least twice. Show More Summary
WHEN Zaradasht Ahmed, a Norwegian-Kurdish director, began shooting his war documentary, a complicated process spanning more than five years awaited him. “Nowhere to Hide” (2016, pictured), an immersive account of a male nurse working and raising a family in Iraq, was shot collaboratively by Mr Ahmed and the nurse himself, Nori Sharif.
White Nationalist Richard Spencer has been banned from 26 European countries for five years, the Polish news site Niezalenzna reported Monday. Spencer has been banned from the entire Schengen Area, which compromises twenty-two of the twenty-eight European Union member states, with four more legally...
It's not been the best of years for Holland or Scotland on the football pitch, with both failing to qualify for next year's World Cup
People are losing their view of the night sky all across the globe. A sweeping new study analyzing five years of satellite data reveals that nights are growing brighter around the world as cities switch to more energy efficient LEDs. The...Show More Summary
Joe Root has admitted England were given a "massive shock" by their experiences in Brisbane four years ago but believes it will be different this time
Around 2012, something started going wrong in the lives of teens. In just the five years between 2010 and 2015, the number of U.S. teens who felt useless and joyless – classic symptoms of depression – surged 33 percent in large national surveys. Show More Summary
Five years, federal time : The first time Chicago police Officer Marco Proano shot someone, he was given a department commendation. Less than a year later, when Proano fatally shot a teen outside an overcrowded dance party, he was rewarded...Show More Summary
In his long and distinguished Formula 1 career, Michael Schumacher was best known as Ferrari’s top driver, winning five of his seven F1 World Championships for the Italian automaker. With 2001 being one of the peak years of Schumacher’s...Show More Summary
LONDON, Nov 21 (Reuters) - Players will have an additional five seconds between points at next year's Australian Open but time-wasters will have nowhere to hide thanks to the introduction of shot-clocks.