Brendan Gleeson is best known to Harry Potter fans as the imposing and eccentric auror, Mad-Eye Moody. In his latest film, Live By Night, he plays another complex character on the hunt–the hunt for those who find themselves on the wrong side of the law of the land. Gleeson is Thomas Coughlin, a Boston-Irish cop caught in...read more!
Deal settles federal, state claims it gave inflated ratings to risky mortgage investments leading up to financial crisis?
I'm sure I'm not alone in having my initial Hyperdub exposure facilitated by the very first Burial release, but around the time that the UK label was beginning to establish itself as a reliable source for generally moody music teeming with sub-bass, Toru Koda a.k.a. Show More Summary
In the deal, Moody’s admitted that it did not follow its own standards in rating risky mortgage investments before the 2008 recession.
Moody's Corp. has agreed to pay nearly $864 million to settle federal and state claims it gave inflated ratings to risky mortgage investments in the years leading up to the financial crisis. The deal announced Friday was struck among the New York-based rating firm, the Justice Department and the...
The credit agency isn't exactly bashful with its bitter-pill prescriptions. [ more › ]
More honesty in criticism is one of my New Year’s resolutions, so here goes: “Sleepless,” a Las Vegas-set cop thriller starring Jamie Foxx, actually put me to sleep for a few minutes. Fortunately, like the character who bumps his head and almost drowns in a women’s spa, I wasn’t unconscious for...
Robert Moody joined the orchestra in 2005; he says that he and the board "all felt really strong in our belief that a decade, give or take a few years on either side, was about the right amount of time."
Hong Kong - Moody’s Investors Service did not breach Hong Kong’s regulatory code of conduct because it never used a 2011 report on listed companies as a credit-rating tool, the city’s high court heard on Wednesday during an appeal hearing. Show More Summary
One week before Chicago is set to sale $1.2 billion in new debt, it has been revealed that Mayor Rahm Emanuel has been putting pressure on Moody's, the only rating agency to have a junk-rating on the city's general obligation debt, to rescind their rating. Show More Summary
The XX is back and just released the best song we've heard yet from their upcoming third album! Say Something Loving is moody indie pop of the highest order! And we love the back and forth between vocals between Romy and Oliver! Check it out above! Then CLICK HERE to listen to more music from The XX!
It’s a day of maestro departures. Lan Shui has told Singapore he’s stepping down after 20 years. Robert Moody told one of his two US orchestras that ten years was an ideal term. He’s leaving after 13. The Italian Andrea Sanguineti is quitting Saxony after just five years. There’s no apparent friction in any of […]
London art-school graduate Jack Ridley has linked up with the Speedy Wunderground label for "Everything (Deathless)," an eight-minute epic produced by Bat For Lashes/Yeasayer/Toy collaborator Dan Carey. The song melds the moody guitar pop of the Cure with an energized krautrock undertow and runs it all through a washed-out filter out of the Captured Tracks…
UK quartet LOYAL caught my ear with early singles "House For You" and "Blue & The Green." They're back today with a new one called "Moving As One," which takes their moody, dance-inflected rock sound into a bright and poppy direction. The band shared this statement on the track: …
The moody photos feature Archie, Betty, Veronica, Jughead, Josie and Cheryl posing in a diner. The post New Cast Pics Revel In Riverdale’s Sexy Noir Vibe appeared first on CBR.com.
From the moment the opening credits for The Sopranos started rolling, I knew I was watching something unlike anything I’d ever seen before. Backed by the infectious and moody “Woke Up This Morning” by English band Alabama 3, the visual cues of the New York/New Jersey area -intercut with a stogie hanging from the lips […]
The collapse in the Turkish Lira, which has been relentless since last summer's failed coup, has only accelerated in 2017, and especially this morning, when the Turkish currency tumbled more than 2% against the dollar - its single worst...Show More Summary
In June, when UK voters decided to leave the European Union in the "Brexit" referendum, the U.S. press told the American people that the UK economy would suffer greatly as a result. Moody's economist and max Hillary Clinton contributor...Show More Summary
As we move into 2017, colors seem to be getting deeper and richer, taking 2016's soft pastels and giving them a moody, sophisticated makeover. Combined with plush materials like velvet, these hues are tapping into our more serious sides. Show More Summary
The latest Riverdale promo sets up the new CW series' moody -- and deadly -- atmosphere. The post Archie’s More Dangerous Than He Looks In New Riverdale Promo appeared first on CBR.com.