Nearly 50 percent hike from high-profile 2013 sale to Credit Suisse If you’re in the market for a truly historic Beaux-Arts building in downtown San Francisco and/or wondering what to do with that stray $155 million nest egg, look no...Show More Summary
FBI Director James Comey has again drawn the wrath of the White House for calling attention to the rising violence in urban areas. Homicides increased 9 percent in the largest 63 cities in the first quarter of 2016; nonfatal shootings were up 21 percent, according to a Major Cities Chiefs Association survey. Those increases come...
Find out where you can watch the final countdown to 100 percent charged on both OS X and Windows 10.
Global M&A fell off a cliff in Q1, with volume levels not seen since Q1 2014. Dollar volume was down 49.2 percent sequentially, and 13.8 percent on a YoY basis. According to Goldman Sachs, economic uncertainty, higher levels of volatility,...Show More Summary
This week, we’ve got steep deals on extended content for some of your favorite games and movies – all for up to 75 percent off. PlayStation Plus members enjoy an additional discount, receiving up to 85 percent off.
Before taxes, that is The salary before taxes you would need to buy a house in San Francisco at median prices declined 2.5 percent since the end of last year (about $3,800), bringing the recommended annual salary for homebuyers in the...Show More Summary
39 percent of Americans are trying to cut down on how much meat they eat. But judging from the pork, beef and poultry consumption in the US, which has been steadily rising in recent years, not that many are succeeding. Even among self-proclaimed...Show More Summary
The approach, called active surveillance, involves regular monitoring. Data finds that 40 percent to 50 percent of men are making that choice.
You probably know that a bullet was just dodged in Austria: Right-wing Austrian presidential candidate Norbert Hofer has lost a runoff election against liberal opponent Alexander Van der Bellen 50.3 percent to 49.7 percent, the country's interior minister announced. Show More Summary
Nearly three in four Americans (73 percent) would support changes in land use or zoning regulations in their community that encourage transit oriented development, according to a new America THINKS national public opinion survey by HNTB Corporation.
The CDC has announced nearly 80 percent of public swimming pools in Arizona, California, Florida, New York, and Texas failed health inspections. In an effort to prevent illness, the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released their findings and offered tips for healthy swimming. Show More Summary
Bernie Sanders will not go quietly: According to the current state count, Hillary Clinton leads Sanders by about one-half of one percent of the total vote, or just shy of 2,000 votes out of the roughly 455,000 that were cast in the primary earlier this month. Show More Summary
Gougers can likely look to Martin Shkreli for ruining the game of price gouging customers by going nuts and hiking the price of a desperately needed pill some 5,555 percent. The Internet won't soon forget Shkreli's uncontrollable need to display his contempt for formal hearings, which put him in the......
Despite the fact that North Carolina's GOP lawmakers have been trying to muzzle bad publicity on their discriminatory HB2 law, it remains highly unpopular among residents in the latest PPP survey. A majority, 56 percent, believe the transphobic law is damaging the state and 50 percent want it repealed (vs. Show More Summary
Fact: 50 percent of the world's wealth rests in the hands, weighed down by gold watches, of approximately one percent of the entire population. That statistical howitzer only gets worse when the affluent-born don't seem to realize that not everyone grew up eating with a diamond-studded spoon in their mouth. Show More Summary
The PALFINGER Group announced it intends to acquire 100 percent of the shares in Herkules Harding Holding AS and thus, the globally operating Harding Group, suppliers
A new four-minute viral video is causing over a third — 34 percent — of “pro-choice” women surveyed to view abortion “less favorably.” And 28 percent of pro-choice women who watched the video stated there should be more restrictions on abortion. The women watched the D&E Abortion Procedures video, part of Live Action’s new “Abortion […]
Gary Johnson might be on the verge of becoming a household name. At the moment, he’s probably most often confused with that plumber who fixed your running toilet last month or your spouse’s weird friend from work who keeps calling the landline, but he’s neither — he’s the former governor of New Mexico, likely Libertarian […]
Morning Consult reports that its poll found that 67 percent of American voters — and indeed, 60 percent of Republicans — “think presidential candidates should have to disclose their returns. Just one in five voters (21 percent) said they don’t think the financial documents should have to be released.” Perhaps not coincidentally, 27 percent of the […]