Submitted by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, I’ve long written about how the percentage of sociopaths within a group of humans becomes increasingly concentrated the higher you climb within the positions of power in a society, with it being most chronic amongst those who crave political power (see: Humanity is Rising). Show More Summary
Oh, those patron higher powers. So prickly. So judgmental. So demanding. And when a GM has to portray a boss, patron, king, devil or god, by what means does she use to evaluate a character’s devotion to a particular ideal — then actShow More Summary
Global markets rallied after the People’s Bank of China unexpectedly cut interest rates and the European Central Bank’s President, Mario Draghi, again hinted at more aggressive stimulus. Emerging-markets shot higher, led by China A-Shares and Brazil. Daily Performance for the Largest ETFs: Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (VWO): +3.08% iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (EFA): +0.87% [...]
According to a new poll, a full 67 percent of Americans support federal regulations to restrict carbon emissions from the nation's power plants -- even if it raises their electrical bills. The post Poll: A Solid Majority Of Americans Would Pay Higher Prices Cut Power Plant Emissions appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Paying employees well and training them vigorously leads to higher profits.
Wow – well that was certainly interesting. Stocks continued their short-squeezed march higher but stumbled on divergences and an intraday reversal shy of the 2,050 target. Let’s update our charts and highlight some strong trending stocks for potential candidates to trade: The trading range developed between the 2,040 level and the 2,035 support (with minor spikes outside it) [...]
For your dream of an artist to actually come true, you will have to take a leap of FAITH. Faith is trusting the higher power of the Universe and Yourself. I know this can be difficult sometimes, but you need to know that EVERYBODY is...Show More Summary
On NBC's The Biggest Loser Season 16 Episode 9 Thursday night, the star power was even higher as former NFL greats showed up to inspire and motivate. Michael Irvin, Donald Driver and Willie McGinest, all pro football superstars and Super...Show More Summary
The electric car maker says it delivered a record number of its Model S, and investors powered the stock 5 percent higher
Most significant changes: Available hands-free, automatically opening power lift gate Price change: Zero to $600 higher depending on model On sale: Since late October Which should you buy, 2014 or 2015? 2014 One reason to buy a new 2015 Hyundai...
"The state legislatures [are] much more up for grabs (as are many governorships), and they have real power. [They] have more influence than Congress over K-12 and higher education, criminal justice, housing, and transportation, among many other issues." (John Oliver takes on state legislators, the most important politicians you're ignoring - Vox)
A senior Obama administration official returning from West Africa reported "positive signs" in containing a deadly outbreak of the Ebola virus. Samantha Power, the U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, reported higher rates of “safe burial” of contagious corpses, which can account for a significant number of new cases of the disease.
Visa's solid results led the Dow to a 221-point rise, but the S&P 500 and Nasdaq also ended higher on Thursday
The Chevrolet Volt came into this world through a combination of engineering, design, and a twee song/interpretive dance number. The second-generation PHEV, due out of Detroit late next year, plans to aim a bit higher than its quirky beginnings. Show More Summary
McKesson's acquisition of Celesio pushed its third-quarter sales higher, but its healthcare IT segment continues to struggle.
When you picture the type of woman who chooses abortion, it’s unlikely that my face comes to mind. I’m in my thirties. I’m happily married. I have an advanced degree. I believe in the existence of a higher power. I have two beautiful, healthy children. Show More Summary
This quote brought up a truth to my mind that I continually have to remind myself. It reads: Ultimately, the only power to which man should aspire is that which he exercises over himself. Elie Wiesel One of my biggest character defects is a Controlling nature. I want to fix everything. I want to help [...]
A California atheist convicted of drug possession who was found in violation of his parole and sent back to prison after he objected to a treatment program centered on belief in a higher power has won a nearly $2 million legal settlement, his attorney said on Wednesday.
In response to his shockingly unhelpful advice that women should not ask for raises and to trust that the corporation's system and karmic super powers will grace them with a higher salary, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella said he... misspoke. Show More Summary