You may have heard of AMG, Mercedes-Benz's in-house performance tuner, but do you know how it came to be? AMG has produced its own succinct history, detailing the brand's beginnings as independent company, its subsequent alliance with and absorption by Mercedes, and many of the great cars that emerged along the way. It also explains what the...
The implied valuation for Western Asset Management is significantly lower than it would receive in a management buyout or as a fully independent public company.
EE has been named the RootScore Award Winner in Sheffield by RootMetrics, an independent consumer advocate. More than 30,000 mobile performance tests were completed, comparing the performance of EE, Vodafone, O2 and Three. EE came first...Show More Summary
Lupita Nyong’o and Kathryn Hahn hit the red carpet while attending the 2013 Gotham Independent Film Awards held at Cipriani Wall Street on Monday (December 2) in New York City. The ladies were both up for the Breakthrough Actor Award at the ceremony – Lupita for 12 Years a Slave and Kathryn for her work [...]
Last night saw the presentation of the annual Gotham Independent Film Awards, a New York-based awards ceremony that--per its name--celebrates the best in independent filmmaking.
Many filmmakers got their start on the independent film circuit. So who will follow the greats such as Christopher Nolan (“The Dark Knight Rises”), Oren Peli (“Paranormal Activity”), Marc Forster (“World War Z”) and Jared Hess (“Napoleon...Show More Summary
By Street Smart Investor: Questerre Energy Corporation (OTCPK:QTEYF), an independent energy company, which engages in exploration and production of non-conventional oil & gas resources, has witnessed a 69% upside in 2013. The rally is not speculative and is backed by strong fundamental factors. Show More Summary
The black director of Lee Daniels' The Butler told the crowd at the fourth annual IFP Gotham Independent Film Awards Monday he "became very angry at white people" while researching his film. Before Lee Daniels issued his statement of...Show More Summary
We here at Damn Interesting are seeking out a Lead Editor in order to increase our bandwidth and therefore improve our posting frequency. It's a pay-per-edited-article gig at a rate similar to what one would earn as an independent editor. Show More Summary
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The Gotham Independent Film Awards are nothing if not quirky and unpredictable. In this 23rd iteration - which took place Monday at Cipriani Wall Street - "12 Years a Slave" went into the show with more noms than any other film -- and got zip. Show More Summary
Bob Smith, who left the Republican Party in 1999 to pursue a right-wing independent presidential run and returned 111 days later when a plum committee chairmanship came open, will seek the GOP nomination to challenge Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH). The post Ex-Senator Who Accused Teachers Of Spreading Homosexuality Wants His Old Job Back appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Welcome to the new entrepreneurial status quo -- business owners who crave independence, not dominance. When you get to be my age, you realize that, in business at least, climate change is real. The environment for starting companies is constantly evolving. Show More Summary
Two independent corrections consultants found Ariel Castro's suicide was "not surprising and perhaps inevitable."
From Rickey.org The 2013 Gotham Independent Film Award winners are in, and 12 Years A Slave has suffered its first loss! But to which movie? The Voice • American Idol • The X Factor
In quieter times: A Ukrainian woman on Kyiv's main square last year during Independence Day celebrations. Credit: Michael Bociurkiw Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych returned from Vilnius, after snubbing offers of a much-anticipated...Show More Summary
Kristen Cusato has accomplished a double comeback. She has returned to TV news after being off the air for two years by joining San Diego independent station KUSI as a reporter and anchor. Cusato left KUSI for WTNH in Hartford-New Haven, CT, in 2009 to help her ailing mother. Show More Summary
Politely-tolerating-awards season officially began last night with the Gotham Awards, presented each year to independent filmmakers by a group of terrified citizens—citizens who are such constant pawns in the schemes of costumed madmen, they can’t wait until after December. Show More Summary
Some stars wear black and white, and others stick to black or white, as we learned at last night's Gotham Independent Film Awards. Rashida Jones, Lupita Nyong'o, and Shailene Woodley picked their sides in the battle, and the lines were...Show More Summary
Ukrainians continue to fight for 'true independence' despite failure of no-confidence motion Briefing LAST UPDATED AT 16:16 ON Tue 3 Dec 2013 The Ukrainian government has survived a no-confidence vote in parliament today, but chantsShow More Summary