Albania's main opposition Democratic party has boycotted parliament in their street protest calling for free and fair elections. The Democrats' lawmakers did not attend Thursday's Assembly session, despite calls from … Click to Continue »
Some pics from the tour for artists and entrepreneurs of properties available for rent or sale in downtown Spruce Pine. Contact Libby Phillips, Executive Director of Spruce Pine Main Street, at 828-765-3008 for more info. second floor...Show More Summary
I was walking around Manhattan after I had finished speaking at the First Data Main Street Matters event when I walked into an art gallery. I was dressed in a very exclusive Roberto Cavalli bomber jacket. And yes, I was wearing pant...
For viewers of Showtime's series "Billions," the character Wendy Rhoades, an in-house hedge fund psychiatrist played by Maggie Siff, may seem to be a dramatic invention. After all, do Wall Street's power players really need their egos...Show More Summary
Meditation has gone main stream. The now $1 billion dollar industry has grown increasingly popular with Wall Street bankers, and it's also moved into the tech world, with a plethora of apps that guide you through practices, such as Headspace. Show More Summary
A new sensor network and public dashboard hint at the potential of smart city technology. The next stage of smart city technology may involve finding a parking space. Last Tuesday, Kansas City, Missouri, unveiled the latest update to...Show More Summary
Last year, the Obama administration finalized our “conflict of interest” rule, requiring that retirement advisers provide advice in their customer’s’ best interest. This common-sense rule is projected to save retirement savers at least...Show More Summary
“My first record store was called Exile on Main Street. It was cleverly named as it was located on Main street in Mt. Kisco, NY where David and I grew up.” “As a kid it was hugely intimidating. I didn’t feel quite cool enough to hang out there. Show More Summary
It Can’t Happen Here is the only one of Sinclair Lewis’s later novels to match the power of Main Street, Babbitt, and Arrowsmith. A cautionary tale about the fragility of democracy, it is an alarming, eerily timeless look at how fascism could take hold in America. Written during the Great Depression, when the country was…
Powerful blast kills at least nine people and wounds dozens in crowded street of mainly Shia suburb of Iraqi capital.
From eating vegetables to walking one street back from main roads, experts share their tips on how to protect yourself when there’s a peak pollution alert Suffocating planet: air pollution around the world today – live In the UK, the department for environment, food and rural affairs issues daily alerts measuring air pollution levels. Show More Summary
Feb 10 (Reuters) - Wall Street's main stock indexes rose to fresh all-time closing highs as a spike in oil prices supported energy shares and investors renewed their optimism about President Donald Trump's economic agenda. The S&P 500 tallied its fourth straight session of gains, a day after Trump vowed a major tax announcement in the next few weeks. Show More Summary
Republicans have taken aim at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, a lone safeguard for Main Street against financial predation.
Feb 9 (Reuters) - Wall Street's three main indexes surged to fresh record highs on Thursday after President Donald Trump said he would make a major tax announcement in a few weeks. "Lowering the overall tax burden on American business is big league," Trump said during a White House meeting with airline industry executives. Show More Summary
This is what our mode of production optimizes: ugliness, debt-serfdom, and servitude to politically dominant corporations.An insightful correspondent recently remarked on the striking transition of American neighborhoods from commercial...Show More Summary
Submitted by Charles Hugh-Smith via OfTwoMinds blog, This is what our mode of production optimizes: ugliness, debt-serfdom, and servitude to politically dominant corporations. An insightful correspondent recently remarked on the striking...Show More Summary
Maurice McKinzy, a 45-year-old black man, was shot and killed Wednesday, Feb. 1, in the 7500 block of South Main Street in Florence, according to Los Angeles County coroner’s records. About 10:30 p.m., McKinzy had just finished visiting...Show More Summary
A steer on its way to becoming steaks and hamburger bolted from a Texas butcher and led police on a lumbering chase down city streets, authorities said. "It kind of escaped," Sgt. Jason Hayes of the Weatherford Texas Police Department told InsideEdition.com Monday. Show More Summary
Kansas City, Missouri, circa 1909. "Main Street north from Twelfth." Much interesting signage here, addressing everything from rotten teeth to clogged bowels. 8x10 inch glass negative, Detroit Publishing Co. View full size.