This is not a $48K bed. Merely a $7.6K bed. Pin it I was reading an article about the arrest of Mark Karpeles, former CEO of Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox, and an odd detail caught my eye: he is accused of stealing millions of dollars from clients, $48K of which he allegedly spent on a luxury canopy bed. Show More Summary
PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Malaysia's commitment to fighting corruption cannot be taken seriously as long as it does not explain how millions of dollars ended up in Prime Minister Najib Razak's bank account, the head of the world's largest anti-graft organization said on Wednesday.
Ever since for-profit education chain Corinthian Colleges Inc. closed its Everest University, WyoTech and Heald College campuses, leaving tens of thousands of students with millions of dollars in loans, consumers advocates, legislators and others have urged the Department of Education to relieve former students of their debt burdens. Show More Summary
The European Union is spending millions of dollars funding vanity projects, while some of its member countries - such as Greece, Spain and Italy - are enduring harsh austerity measures Sputnik has been told.
A man from Plano, Texas, has now been sentenced to 17 and a half years of jail time in a federal prison due to his fake Disney scam. Thomas W. Lucas, Jr., swindled millions of dollars from investors after convincing them that The Walt Disney Company was actually building a new park in Texas. Show More Summary
Normally I think being a movie star isn’t such a bad gig. I mean, you work a few months out of the year, can get paid millions of dollars… what’s not to love? However, I don’t envy Jennifer Aniston right now. In these pictures, she’s shooting a scene for her new movie, ‘Mother’s Day.’ RELATED: […]
By Alexandra Alper MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico's government withheld hundreds of millions of dollars in tax refunds owed to Procter & Gamble, Unilever, and Colgate combined as it sought to coax them and other multinationals to pay more income tax locally, according to people close to the talks. Show More Summary
Julius Thomas became one of the highest-paid tight ends in the NFL when he signed a five-year, $46 million contract with the Jacksonville Jaguars in the offseason. Thomas' first priority will be returning the Jags to the playoffs, but...Show More Summary
Sometimes, properties sell for very high prices, and it's clear ("clear") why they sold for millions and millions of dollars. Other times, it is not clear at all. Take the case of...
Estimates of the wages pilfered from construction workers after Hurricane Katrina run to the tens of millions of dollars. The parking lot of Lowe’s Home Improvement in the St. Roch neighborhood of New Orleans is much like the parking lot of other big-box building-supply stores across the country. Show More Summary
Over half a million dollars worth of police weapons were just destroyed in the great state of Hawaii. Fox News reported that the police department in Honolulu was in possession of approximately 2,300 Smith & Wesson... More » The post In a Stunning Act of Idiocy, Honolulu Officials Destroyed Police Weapons Worth $575,000 appeared first on EveryJoe.
Remember when Steve Jobs abandoned his daughter and refused to pay child support despite being worth millions of dollars? Alex Gibney’s new documentary Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine, which hits cinemas, iTunes and VOD on Friday,...Show More Summary
On Tuesday, Sept. 1, we're kicking off our Inman Facebook chat series with Samantha DeBianchi of "Million Dollar Lisiting Miami." For one hour, you can ask Samantha about her business, how she broke into the luxury real estate industry, her experience on "MDL," or even what her favorite vacation spot is. Show More Summary
Amid a week of seemingly apocalyptic market corrections, American business stalwart 7-Eleven is facing the beginnings of a perfect storm. Australian investigative journalists have uncovered a culture of wage cheating and false reporting that have been described as “little different from slave labor”. Show More Summary
Aug. 28--The city has unveiled its plan to spend about $22.4 million in sales tax funds on improving public transit service over the next 13 years. Some critics are concerned that the plan would put in place over a million dollars a year in ong
Finally, the headline we all saw coming when Warner Bros. released the trailer for We Are Your Friends back in May. Max Joseph’s directorial debut opened last Friday to an estimated $1.8 million dollars in 2,333 theaters. If those numbers just look like meaningless data points to you, then you can interpret them this way: […]
Car magazine says the Bugatti Chiron will cost 2.2 million euros, making it about one million dollars more expensive than the original Veyron. Continue reading Bugatti Chiron to cost $2.5 million Bugatti Chiron to cost $2.5 million originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 31 Aug 2015 15:45:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
Jersey Shore University Medical Center, part of the Meridian Health family, is preparing to break ground this fall on the HOPE Tower Project - a $265 million dollar building development on the hospital's east campus that will provide a new healing outpatient experience for the community. HOPE Tower's expected date of completion is early 2018.
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Over 20 agents for the real estate corporation RE/MAX Israel, working in at least eight offices, are selling many millions of dollars worth of illegal properties in over 15 settlements in the occupied Palestinian territories. Mondoweiss has compiled a list of RE/MAX Israel offices and agents engaging in these illegal transactions.