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It is always cute when a major news outlet uses decides to blame problems on a policy it doesn't like in a new story. That is what the Wall Street Journal did today in a front page story that told readers Puerto Rico's main problem is...Show More Summary
About 21/2 million gallons of water spilled from an old water main onto Georgia Avenue in the Wheaton area Wednesday, closing the southbound lanes of the busy street between Shorefield and Weisman roads.Read full article >>
It was a difficult marriage from the beginning. Its success was largely regional and state by state. But where it worked, it worked well, mainly the South and parts of the West. They papered over their differences for years. Now they've grown apart and a messy divorce looms. It wasn't exactly a shotgun marriage. Show More Summary
SAN FRANCISCO — More than a million people on Sunday flocked to San Francisco's Market Street, the city's main thoroughfare, to celebrate the legalization of same-sex marriage with one of the biggest, brightest pride parades the city...Show More Summary
Andrew Breitbart's Wartime Consiglierte goes up against Establishment/US Chamber of Commerce/Main Street Partnership scion and Boehner Water Carrier Darin LaHood. Watch (not just listen) below. If the channel gets stuck, it might also be available here. Also, it's the top...
One of the sharpest and best positioned critics of the bailouts that kept Wall Street afloat in 2008, but did far less to mend the finances of Main Street is following a well-trod path from top regulatory posts to the banks that benefited from the government's intervention.
Along Mesa’s Main Street in the 1960s, one could see – if one squinted hard enough – palm trees and the distant mountains. Or, if we’re to believe this postcard photo that we came across on the Phoenix 101 series, every parking meter in use and a handful of cars headed to and fro and […]
June 27--TROY -- Madison County Transit has plans to build a park-and-ride lot for commuters who use the bus in Troy. The station is slated to be located near the intersection of U.S. Route 40 and Main Street. There currently is a long,...Show More Summary
By Noel Randewich SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Anxiety about Greece may keep Wall Street on edge early in the week, as the country moves toward what was once thought unthinkable: a default and a full exit from the euro zone. While European...Show More Summary
Year in and year out, much is made of the Rolling Stones' Exile on Main Street (Universal Music Group, 1972/2010) (EOMS) being the "greatest rock and roll album." It is traditionally beaten out in most critics' and readers' polls by either The Beatles Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (Parlophon...
While the punchline of this post is well-known by everyone, and even the Federal Reserve finally admits that its own actions have led to record inequality and a world in which the rich have never been richer and poor, never been poorer...Show More Summary
Taxi drivers hit the streets of France on Thursday, bringing some of the country's main transport arteries to a total standstill. They're officially protesting against Uber's ride-hailing app UberPOP, which allows users to be picked up by unqualified drivers. Show More Summary
WHITHER LAW SCHOOLS? – No one has been better on the Higher Ed Bubble, law school edition than Glenn. And he has been right on the money. Main street lawyers have seen their incomes flatten or shrink since the 1980s. Over the same period roughly 1 in 3 law graduates has not been able to […]
The 5.11 Tactical Roll Top Covert Boxpack was developed for speed, agility and dependability and looks as good in the airport as it does walking down the street. The main TacTec compartment is designed to remain covert and provide you fast, easy access to your concealed carry weapon or backup. Show More Summary
Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp. owns the Wall Street Journal and the housing marketing service Move Inc. Move Inc.’s main client is the National Association of Realtors. In sisterhood with Move, the newspaper is prone to printing outright, bald-faced lies about the state of the housing market in the US, whenever it thinks it can get away with it.…
You Are Standing in an Open Field (Gale), 2015 Perhaps best known for his virtual-based projects like Google Street View-generated voyeurism and video game art, the artist Jon Rafman has taken over the main museum MAC Montreal for his first museum exhibition in Canada, The attraction of virtual communities. Show More Summary
Wall Street may be skeptical that the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates this year, but Main Street seems to be getting the message. Data from online real estate company Redfin shows that requests for home tours have spiked more than 40 percent compared to a year ago. And they’re not just lookey-loos: Redfin also […]
You can call Widowspeak a dreampop band, sure, but they’re the dreampop of dusty rural American backroads, of towns with shuttered main streets and transitory carnivals that pop up in open fields, only to disappear days later and head on along down the old highway. Show More Summary
Corona, the fifth best selling beer in America despite horrible taste ratings, is facing a shortage. The company told The Wall Street Journal it is spending $1.5 billion to expand its main brewery on the Mexican border. It's also trying...Show More Summary