Just when you thought the world couldn’t get any worse, you hear of something like this. Nathan Potter, 31, has been jailed after propositioning a police officer to impersonate a
VEmpire, a card game about Vampiric Hapsburgs, sounds like great fun to a history geek like me, and I'm guessing it sounds like an intriguing proposition to most of you as well, provided you like collectible card games. VEmpire has been in development for quite some time (we've written about the game a few times),
"The proposition that space dust collisions could propel organisms over enormous distances between planets raises some exciting prospects of how life and the atmospheres of planets originated," said professor Arjun Berera, from the University of Edinburgh's School of Physics and...
Goldman Sachs will begin executing trades made on Bloomberg Tradebook, the brokerage arm of the financial-services and media giant. The arrangement will allow the two firms to focus on their respective value proposition ahead of MiFID...Show More Summary
... By sailing to the New World, they hoped to re-create the English village life they so dearly missed while remaining beyond the meddlesome reach of King James and his bishops. It was a stunningly audacious proposition. With the exception...Show More Summary
The Chargers did not attempt a trick play in their first nine games. That doesn’t mean they’re incapable of an occasional sleight-of-hand. Their struggling offense, in fact, has found ways to make a 6-foot-5, 253-pound tight end disappear. Hunter Henry, the second-year pro out of Arkansas and one...
The House of Representatives will adopt mandatory training on sexual harassment and discrimination, Speaker Paul Ryan said on Tuesday after members of Congress shared stories of women being propositioned and groped in the halls of the U.S. Show More Summary
As competition for the cloud computing market heats up, companies look to expand their value propositions by offering products that address more of the technology stack. Enterprise computing company Nutanix Inc., known for it’s strength...Show More Summary
Rep. Jackie Speier (D-CA) “revealed that two current members of Congress, who she wouldn’t name, have sexually harassed staffers,” Fox 5 News reports. Said Speier: “These harasser propositions such as ‘are you going to be a good girl,’ to perpetrators [...]
To the editor: David Dayen makes the same mistake that was made when Proposition 13 was enacted: He confuses tax rates with taxes paid. (“The GOP tax plan could be the death of Prop. 13,” Opinion, Nov. 9) Dayen writes that California’s property tax rates are “one of the country’s lowest” and suggests...
There’s just something sexy about a recurve bow. That seductive shape coupled with the simple ability to kill game is an attractive proposition that few other weapons have.More archers every year are flocking to try primitive archery tackle and the recurve bow is one of the best places to start. Show More Summary
Another day, another Bluetooth headset that has been unleashed on the market. What makes the SteelSeries Arctis 3 Bluetooth headset different from the other available models? For starters, this is a unique proposition as it offers aShow More Summary
Across the state of California, local and state lawmakers have quite a few hurdles left to jump before the January 1, 2018 deadline imposed by Proposition 64. Basically, the law required the state to set up the framework to issue licenses by that time, and as we get closer,......
Rebel Wilson revealed she was sexually harassed by both a powerful male star and a top director early in her career.
Broadcom is attempting a hostile takeover of Qualcomm for $103 billion, which would make it the biggest tech deal ever. Qualcomm hasn't been receptive to the proposition and plans to fight it, while Broadcom looks ready for a proxy fight. Investors...Show More Summary
Did someone say 45 percent sales tax? California was the first state to legalize medical marijuana in 1996 with Proposition 215. It was a time when the wild west was full of marijuana warriors who literally laid down the law — and their lives at times. Show More Summary
(Paul Mirengoff) As Scott wrote this morning, the proposition that a man is presumed innocent until proven guilty is to be applied by a jury sitting in a criminal case. The proposition need not be applied in an election campaign and, if one chooses to apply it, one should not demand proof beyond a reasonable doubt. Show More Summary
This movie is a tricky proposition for this reviewer, who also reviewed the first “Daddy’s Home” movie back in 2015. The good news is that I found the sequel better than the original—the writing sharper, the jokes fresher and smarter, the comic interaction between the lead characters consistently engaging. Show More Summary
Ryan Lizza writes about how the history of Proposition 187 in California may be repeating itself in the Trump era.