The FCC adopted a law to keep TV commercials back in 2011, but it's decided that it's not enough: from June 2015, there are set to be further volume reductions on loud ads. Read more...
Following up on Wednesday's post, Tax Court Approves the IRS's Taxation of Frequent Flyer Miles: Sam Brunson (Loyola-Chicago), Tax Court: Frequent Flier Miles Are Income: What does the Tax Court decision mean to you? Let’s explore the ramifications of the Tax Court’s decision in an Explainer. How can frequent flier...
As another Labor Day rolls around on Monday, a new Gallup survey of Americans’ attitudes about the labor movement shows that just 53 percent still approve of unions and their goals – while the vast majority favors so-called “right to work” laws that have greatly accelerated the decline of private-sector union organizations. Show More Summary
A fellow from Korean lock company ST System showed off its latest crime prevention product called "smart lock." Just wait until after he gets his gloves on. Read more...
In thinking more about last week’s piece on mise-en-place, I realized there was one more thing that I often do for the games that I run, that involves setting up a specific space for maximum effect: creating my GM Screen for the game. Show More Summary
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Inflation in the 18 countries that use the euro sank to 0.3 percent in August, a worrying sign of economic weakness that is putting pressure on the European Central Bank to take more drastic steps to keep a weak recovery from stalling completely.
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Rishi Panchami is observed on the fifth day of the Shukla Paksha (waxing phase of moon)... [Visit original source www.hindu-blog.com to read the entire content and more such articles.]
Not all people know what natural herbal healing is and where did it originate. In fact, many of them asked about natural herbal healing, but sometimes they are left without answers. Read more on Natural Herbal Healing… Related posts:...Show More Summary
For many years now, several benefits are attributed to drinking green tea. Today, researchers have come up with newer proofs to solidify the belief that green tea can be used as a treatment for obesity and for weight loss. Read moreShow More Summary
A number of ginkgo biloba researches have been conducted about this fascinating tree. This is so because this tree has been around for the last 250 million years. And that fact alone makes it rare and unique. Read more on Ginkgo Biloba...Show More Summary
Germany and the U.S. are at loggerheads over Russia's incursions into Ukraine, with America frustrated that Germany isn't doing more to punish Russian aggression. Germany is still sore over U.S. spying on its citizens, including Chancellor Angela Merkel. Show More Summary
It's Friday! Here's what people will be talking about. 1. NATO is holding an emergency meeting on Friday over the crisis in eastern Ukraine, estimating that more 1,000 Russian soldiers have invaded the region. 2. Russian presidentShow More Summary
China's Tencent Holdings Ltd has suspended more than 300 accounts on its WeChat mobile messaging app and banned around 40 others as government restrictions on spreading political news online take effect, state media said on Friday. Earlier...Show More Summary
Fort Worth-based Firestone & Robertson makes a craft bourbon in-house, but it also mixes up this product, a mystery blend of various whiskeys from who-knows-where that’s bottled with a big “TX” on the front. I don’t know much more about this … Continue reading ?
Search on Facebook sucks so hard it would be funny if it wasn't frustrating. Now it looks like Facebook is finally doing something about it, so allow me a minute bounce around my living room in joy. Read more...
What will be the impact on the Conservative party of Douglas Carswell’s defection? Even though there is some excitement this morning about other meetings that Ukip has held with Conservative… Continue reading The post Even without more defections, the pressure is back on Cameron appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
You know who needs more screentime? Senior Criminalist Susie Chang. Now this may seem counterintuitive, given that almost every time Susie pops up on screen she is crotchblocking Jane and Maura. But I really enjoy her interactions with them, when she isn’t interrupting their flirting over dead bodies. Show More Summary
For more on Gone Home, check out our review. (The Unite 2014 video is below the break as well as the text from the image for anyone who has difficulty reading it.) ...
Lewis Hamilton's Mercedes future may be in doubt after the Mercedes implosion at Spa. Talks about a contract extension had previously been ongoing, but are now on hold. Officially it's to ensure there are no distractions during the title...Show More Summary