When activists are fighting corporate misbehavior, a million dollars can go a long way. With that cash in hand, online activist network SumOfUs.org recently reported a successful summer of crusading "for people over profits." In three...Show More Summary
Two days after California's elected tax board gave SpaceX exemptions worth millions of dollars last year, the Hawthorne rocket company donated $7,500, at the request of board President Jerome Horton, to a nonprofit group founded by his wife. SpaceX made the donation as a sponsor of a public conference...
The Canadian government pledged to provide 15.3 million Canadian dollars ($11.5 million) to help youth in African countries open up new opportunities, a statement on the prime minister’s website said.
Singer-songwriter Sarah McLachlan has listed her retreat in Whistler, Canada, for sale at about $10.1 million or 13.5 million in Canadian dollars. The mezzo-soprano and pianist was involved in the building, design and finish selections for the custom house, which sits on 4.3 acres in the Stonebridge...
The median price for single-family homes in Los Angeles County, based on more than 4,800 sales, was $510,000 in October, according to CoreLogic. But how much house does half a million dollars buy? Here’s a sample of homes for sale at about that price around the L.A. area. ECHO PARK: Set back from...
A decision by Palo Alto-based Red Rock Ventures to borrow millions of dollars in federal money almost a decade ago has led to a potentially embarrassing court case in which the U.S. government has taken control of the fund as a result of its poor performance. The unusual series of events was first reported earlier this week by […]
You know it is all about education when it comes to intercollegiate athletics and many college sports programs have no money-right? Yes-and I may actually become the King of England! Sorry William. Yet the insane coaching carousel in intercollegiate athletics continues unabated, but it is getting more expensive! The Coaching Carousel is Getting [...]
Millions of dollars worth of Lamborghinis gathered at the 2015 Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo World Final at Sebring International Raceway. More than 65 Lamborghinis raced for the title wins, while another 30+ Lamborghinis --many extremely rare -- gathered in a car corral for viewing.
By Tim Radford / Climate News Network COP 21: A new study informs Paris summit delegates that extreme weather in the last two decades has claimed well over half a million lives and cost trillions of dollars.
Deion Sanders Wins Defamation Lawsuit Against Ex-Wife Pilar, Awarded $2.2 Million Deion Sanders attorney must be high-steppin’ in his office right now as he has scored a MAJOR victory for his client against his bitter ex-wife according to a TMZ
Tyga Moves Out Of Kylie Jenner’s California Home Kylie Jenner and Tyga have decided to put their full-throttle love in cruise control by giving each other space. Sources close to the couple says they believe their relationship would be better
Deion Sanders might wanna dust off one of his famous TD dances -- he just won more than a million dollars in his defamation case against ex-wife, Pilar Sanders.
"I have tremendous respect for people who are physically challenged and have spent tens of millions of dollars throughout buildings all over the world on making them handicapped accessible and ADA (Americans Disability Act) compliant." read more
The shocking dollar figure - up from the original $60 million - was made public at the same time it was revealed Penn State could still face claims from six or more alleged victims, NBC News is reporting.
The issue of ISIL and their sale of oil in Syria and Iraq has been a topic of hot debate recently, with both Turkish and Syrian officials accused of enabling and facilitating the group's activities, which has in a large part funded their terror campaign.
Wu-Tang Clan fans can't stream the group's new album, Once Upon A Time In Shaolin. Instead, they will have to find the anonymous buyer who bought the only copy in existence for millions of dollars. The album was sold to an unnamed American buyer for "an undisclosed figure in the millions," according to a statement from online auction house Paddle8. Show More Summary
For some, the goal of real estate is to make tens of millions of dollars. For others, like today’s guest, it’s a way to finance an incredible life. Today’s guest, Luke Swab, shares with us his story of designing his lifestyle through real estate and how you can do the same. Luke’s story will take [...]Show More Summary
Last year we learned that Wu-Tang Clan planned to release a secret album called Once Upon a Time in Shaolin whose distribution would only be limited to one copy. Yes, that’s right: There’s a full album of never-heard Wu-Tang music out there and it’s just sold to an unknown buyer. Show More Summary
Eight years. 192 million dollars. No 33-year-old is worth that type of money. Not Pujols, not Griffey Jr., and certainly not Cano. As great as his swing is, and it's a masterpiece, as great a player as he's been, the Yankees would be absolutely crazy to trade for him.
A teaser trailer for Fox’s upcoming thriller series Second Chance dropped a couple of weeks back, and it utterly failed to give you the most important information about the basic premise. Fox has wisely given itself another opportunity, with a brand new trailer that makes it much more clear. Show More Summary