The Ferguson riots may have caused millions of dollars in damage, torn a community apart and played out the national tragedy of America’s broken race relations in front of a horrified worldwide audience — but at least they didn’t preempt Dancing With The Stars. Show More Summary
It is no secret, small businesses play a vital role in the United States by generating approximately 66% of new jobs and contributing hundreds of millions of dollars into our nation's economy. Black-owned businesses in particular, such...Show More Summary
David Kim, formerly of the Corcoran group, was sentenced to up to five years in prison this week for breaking into and stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of property from a $7.6 million Upper West Side townhouse shortly after he'd sold it to the happy couple living there. Read more...
A million dollars isn’t cool. You know what is? According to Syfy, it’s a bazillion dollars. Syfy announced today that
You've gotta hand it to Teresa Giudice. She's weeks away from starting a federal prison sentence, her marriage is crumbling, and she's millions of dollars in debt, but she still takes the time to make us laugh. Sure, she's making usShow More Summary
It has the suspension from a Formula One car, the optional tires from the McLaren P1, and supercar-level next generation carbon ceramic brakes. But this isn't a million dollar supercar. This is a $75,000 Chevrolet. And it is one of the most amazing, odds-defying cars of the year. Read more...
Jet, the mysterious stealth e-commerce startup that raised $80 million earlier this year, has an unusual technique to get people talking about it: It's offering thousands of dollars worth of stock to normal people who refer a lot of their friends to the service, as well a early access and six-month free membership. Show More Summary
What do you do when you're suddenly awarded half a million dollars? Seattle poet Heather McHugh toyed with that question for two years after winning the prestigious MacArthur Foundation "Genius Grant" in 2009. The money comes with no strings attached, but McHugh knew she didn't want to spend it on herself. Show More Summary
Years of massive corruption by the man known for stirring up race relations and making them worse are finally being exposed. While flying around the country first class, dressed in lavish suits, and most recently stirring the pot in Ferguson, Mo., Al Sharpton has avoided paying millions in taxes - that would have landed the rest of us in prison.
shutterstock Ever wonder how those hotshot real estate agents on "Million Dollar Listing" manage to get their clients into the perfect house just in time for the commercial break? If you said "clever editing," you are only partly correct. Show More Summary
Monday Night Football spent part of tonight's broadcast practically blowing Saints owner Tom Benson, after it was announced earlier that he had donated $11 million to the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Ten million dollars will go towards...Show More Summary
Yik Yak, the anonymous message board app that allows you to post anything you want without revealing your identity, just announced it raised $62 million dollars in a recent round of funding, led by Sequoia Capital. Just six months ago, the company raised $10 million. Show More Summary
Saleen Automotive, creator of crazy Mustangs and the gorgeous Saleen S7 supercar, is in a bad way. According to its own quarterly earnings report the company is getting sued by its bank, it owes its law firm money, it's resorted to paying contractors in stock, it's looking for a buyer, and, as of September 30th, 2014, it only has $7,261 in cash left. Read more...
I want to retire early with 1 million dollars. That statement has a nice ring to it, huh? I don’t think I’ve worked with a client yet that didn’t want to retire early, or wouldn’t be ecstatic if they had a $1 million portfolio. But as most of us already know, $1 million isn’t what […]
Yik Yak, the anonymous messaging app founded one year ago, has raised $62 million in funding, giving it a valuation in the "low hundreds of millions of dollars," according to a report. Sequoia Capital is leading the latest round, Yik...Show More Summary
How do we move clean energy access beyond just a light bulb? With millions of dollars in new investment capping a record year for beyond the grid solar markets, that's the question many are now asking. This record investment is building markets. read more
It was the war of the richest kind... Kevin Garnett being sued by his Malibu neighbor for blocking his million dollar view of the Pacific Ocean -- but now, it seems a cease-fire has been reached. We broke the story... Garnett (who lives in a…
In Friday’s post, we asked if you could solve the compliance challenge before it cost you tens or hundreds of millions of dollars. We noted that the biggest reasons for lack of compliance are lack of knowledge, policy, visibility, analysis, and procurement technology and the fixes are knowledge, policy, and appropriate technology. One of those […]
Unless you're a techie genius who sold his Internet stock for millions of dollars or the heir to an oil tycoon, you will probably never live the lifestyle of a professional athlete in America. These young stars are paid millions of dollars...Show More Summary