Board of Supervisors President David Chiu opposed developer Simon Snellgrove's 8 Washington project, has no position on Prop B. The governing body of the San Francisco Democratic Party voted Wed/12 to oppose a controversial June ballot measure concerning waterfront height limits, despite voting last year to support a strikingly similar measure on the November ballot. Read more »
Animal Rights Action Network (ARAN), has penned a plea to Jimmy Fallon, to re-examine his position that supports horse drawn carriages, in New York City. Read More The post ARAN Begs Jimmy Fallon to Say ‘No’ to Horse-Drawn Carriages appeared first on Ecorazzi.
Republican governor candidate Bruce Rauner wouldn’t rule out taxing retirement income as part of an overhaul of Illinois’ tax system, saying he didn’t have a position on the issue during the final debate before Tuesday’s primary election.
The short-term reprieve finally came and now we are back in a short-term oversold state. The pullback today gave all of our positions some breathing room, including our SPY 188/190 bear call spread. Our recent trades for April expiration look very good as well. Show More Summary
The short term looks positive for Toyota, but can the same be said about the long run?
The role is in second position to the Fox's critically praised but low-rated freshman comedy. read more
Stocks fell sharply across the board on rising geopolitical tensions that outweighed positive news on the domestic economic front. Find out more about what made these stocks fall so much.
With new evidence confirming the existence and potentially imminent launch of Cherry Trail-M/D, AMD's position in the PC market could weaken further.
The cornerback position has dominated many of the headlines in the early days of free agency, with Darrelle Revis and Aqib Talib joining the New England Patriots and Denver Broncos respectively. You can now officially add Captain Munnerlyn...Show More Summary
Why do animals like music? Scientists believe it’s built in, it’s universal. They like it for the same reasons we like it, it feels right. Trace Dominguez of DNews posits to us the question “Do Animals Enjoy Music“? Studies have demonstrated that birds tend to use tonal and percussive patterns similar to those in jazz [...]
Dr. Barbara Becker Holstein is nationally known as a positive psychologist and happiness coach and host of Happiness for Women Only and Enchanted Self, both aired on several Internet stations, including Lady Bug Live. Authors & Technology, on Blog Talk Radio, is designed to educate authors to be more business savvy in their use of […]
It’s my birthday, so I am being reminded from all directions of that insidious edible sponge with frosting also known as cake. All these positive mentions of cake only demonstrate how successful the Cake Lobby has been with its spin....Show More Summary
Brandon Ambrosino is a young gay internet person who stirs up controversy everywhere he points his spoon. He tends to take a contrarian position on things that many LGBT individuals and their allies hold self-evident. You aren't a homophobe if you are against gay marriage (we need a new word, he says). Show More Summary
Legislators would be prohibited from serving as “bond counsel” for any public entity in Texas under a policy proposal made by Republican gubernatorial candidate Greg Abbott today. At least two Democratic senators currently profit from such arrangements — including Democratic gubernatorial nominee Wendy Davis. Show More Summary
According to a study from the University of California, San Diego, feelings on Facebook can spread from user to user like a virus. In other words, your friends' moods can effect your moods, positively or negatively. As we well know, humans can spread their moods to each other in face-to-face situations. Show More Summary
With the slowdown in China, and global slowdown in general, inquiring minds may be wondering "where is the price of oil headed?" No one can answer that question with certainty, but Saxo Bank has an opinion worth considering.Via email Steen Jakobsen, chief economist of Saxo Bank explains... Show More Summary
The Street today was weighing in on things discovered at the Optical Fiber Conference trade showing going on in San Francisco. The show is split into two markets, typically, the “datacom” market, for products going into corporate environments, and the telecom market for networks being built by service providers for their commercial service offerings. Both markets [...]
Several NFL franchises took advantage of free agency to bring in some names that should drastically alter their seasons in 2014. For some, the ability to fill a desperate need at their position will prove crucial to their respective team’s chances for success. Show More Summary
Michael Pineda had his second straight positive outing in his bid to become the Yankees' fifth starter, striking out five over 2 2-3 shutout innings as a New York split squad beat the Baltimore Orioles 6-0 Thursday.
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