Bachelorette Kaitlyn Bristowe gave her final rose to Shawn Booth on Monday night, ending weeks of speculation about who she would pick. While there were happy tears when Kaitlyn said “yes” to Shawn’s proposal, things didn’t go quite as well when she rejected “the other guy” Nick Viall. Show More Summary
Happy Motivational Monday! It's been a few weeks since the last MM post, so I apologize for that. The MM submissions have been getting more and more sporadic, so I may end up doing just one Motivational Monday post per month, instead of each week. Show More Summary
Lubbock Avalanche-Journal Debate, Is It Time for Tenure to End?: This week, Arnold Loewy and Donald May debate the merits of tenure. Donald has been a candidate for Congress and writes an independent blog on lubbockonline.com and Arnold is the George Killiam Professor of Law at Texas Tech University School...
Teen Mom II and Duck Dynasty were the week's top live + 7 ratings cable gainers among adults 18-49, with each adding 0.8 adults 18-49 ratings points.
Wayward Pines was the week's top live + 7 ratings gainers among adults 18-49, adding 1.1 adults 18-49 ratings points.
Total Control's tour starts this weekend, and they'll be in NYC at the end of the week to play Music Hall of Williamsburg on Saturday (8/1) with Lust For Youth, Sannhet, and Flesh World. Tickets are still available. They've...
Shipping freight rates for transporting containers from ports in Asia to Northern Europe dropped 22.8 percent to $400 per 20-foot container (TEU) in the week ended last Friday,
There’s an update on the situation I reported on last week involving a United flight with broken air conditioning. In case you missed it, here’s the initial write-up on a customer who paid for Economy Plus seating, ended up with no air...Show More Summary
The Comunicano Daily It's the end of July and looking at the news last week surrounding Apple and Wall Street and one could think that the investors are just being greedy. What we're seeing is why guidance, the method of providing where...Show More Summary
With training camp a week away, it seems like the awful wait that has extended back to mid-June for minicamp has finally ended. Now the Jacksonville Jaguars can get back to work and prepare for the 2015 season. While the entire teamShow More Summary
Last week, in its quarterly earnings report, Amazon.com revealed for the first time how much money its cloud computing operation, Amazon Web Services, takes in. The numbers were impressive. AWS has become an $8 billion business, and its revenues continue to grow swiftly, nearly doubling in the most recent quarter from the same period last year. The unit’s profit […]
While the superstars of tennis gear up for August, there was plenty of action this past week at Umag, Sweden and Bogota. For a change, young players got their hands on trophies, while a couple of No. 1 seeds were ousted early. There are also curious stories about Ana Ivanovic, Bernard Tomic’s ups and downs and the demise of Hamburg’s fine tournament. Show More Summary
A week after Run the Jewels debuted the first Meow the Jewels track, the duo had another premiere ready for their WRTJ Beats 1 radio show: "Another Body," El-P's contribution to the upcoming blockbuster Fantastic Four.The punishing, epic instrumental, co-produced with Little Shalimar and mixed by Joey Raia, will feature in...
John Booth paid tribute to his Manor Marussia squad at the end of a "tough week" for the team, following the death of Jules…
It was probably not a coincidence that stocks ended their worst week of the year on the same day that Hillary Clinton gave a speech outlining her capital gains tax proposals. Stocks didn't crater just because of the speech, but it sure didn't help.
So this was a crazy week for me and this site, as we begin to develop a new way of approaching my work in comics. I have a breakdown of desired featured interviews through the end of the year and a big list of interviews for the site I'd like to see done as well. Show More Summary
This week several Hollywood studios and pay TV giant Sky found themselves on the wrong end of an EU antitrust investigation for blocking cross-border access to TV shows and movies. Yet twenty years ago Sky was doing the same thing, a stubbornness that sparked a huge wave of piracy right across Europe. Show More Summary
Carl Edwards captured the pole for the second week in a row. Indianapolis Motor Speedway is the lone NASCAR Sprint Cup track where Toyota remains winless, but the carmaker is well positioned to end that drought after a strong showing in qualifying Saturday. Led by No. Show More Summary
From Donna: Nicole is on vacation until the end of August, lucky girl, so it’s just me clueing you in on our News for the Week. By now, you’ve probably read news reports about the Reynolds Creek fire that’s closed down a portion of Going to the Sun Road in Glacier National Park. Are you [...]
And that ends our week folks. International Politics Overall – Secretary of State John Kerry: This agreement with Iran is the only alternative to use of military force – Juan Cole: “Did ISIL Arise Partly Because of Climate Change?” Middle East – The International Red Cross warned there is “unprecedented” civilian suffering in Yemen. Meanwhile,...