Toronto Maple Leafs defenceman Jake Gardiner is one of those rare players that fans usually either rally around or want to run out of town on the next train. Gardiner has tantalizing skill when he's at his best—or consistent brain cramps...Show More Summary
As the Dallas Mavericks attempted to rally in the first half of Game 5 on Tuesday night, Houston Rockets star James Harden gave the home crowd a reason to get loud by throwing down a huge one-handed dunk. At the end of the first half, Harden had 16 points on 7-of-11 shooting, and the Rockets held a 56-50 lead. Show More Summary
[For reasons I cannot recall, Citroën built a Group B rally BX, here on the '86 Monte. Photo: Citroën] Read more...
The National Organization for Marriage hits the streets this weekend, just a few days before the Supreme Court hears oral argument in marriage equality cases. They’ll rally and march Saturday afternoon, starting on the mall in front of the Capitol and then proceeding down the street near the U.S. Supreme Court building. (The Justices don’t come into work on […]
The Rockets pulled away as Josh Smith sparked a rally with brilliant alley-oop passes -- and we remembered that the reason we're often upset with Josh Smith is because of how incredibly talented he is. Josh Smith is so obviously meant to be spectacular at basketball that we've spent a lot of his career being frustrated, focusing on his flaws. Show More Summary
For a multitude of reasons, going to a sporting event, concert or any other event with a large group seems to create a more vivid, memorable experience. Events and shared experiences have the effect of bringing people together, which is why the folks at Rally Bus have made it their [...]
The official video of Rand Paul's campaign launch has been blocked by YouTube, but not for political reasons: The rally's use of country singer John Rich's "Shuttin’ Detroit Down" was pulled on copyright grounds after apparently being flagged by YouTube's Content ID system, reports Gizmodo. The system automatically checks videos...
Having been on a downhill journey so far this month, Intel’s stock price increased marginally in early trades yesterday. The reason for the rally was a recent report by VentureBeat stating that Intel’s recently launched XMM-7260 4G baseband modem will be used in the next generation iPhone aimed at emerging markets of Asia and Latin America. Show More Summary
Lots of investors likely are dealing with a nagging, cautious feeling about the U.S. stock market as major indexes continue to thunder higher. Stocks can’t go up forever, right? Reuters In just one week, the bull-market rally for the S&P 500 will celebrate its sixth birthday from its post-financial crisis nadir. That’s a rare feat. [...]
The sign hanging around Luis Blazer's neck listed the reason he was standing outside with thousands of teachers Thursday evening, calling on the country's second-largest school district to accept the demands of United Teachers Los Angeles.
A Spokane City Councilman, already under fire for his anti-vaccination views, rallied supporters who are opposed to a state bill that would eliminate the personal reasons exemption for childhood vaccinations, telling the group, “This is a war,” reports KREM. On Saturday, Councilman Mike...
The mood is darkening for utility stocks. Utilities played a key role helping drive the U.S. stock market’s rally last year and through January, but have been sinking fast even as the S&P 500 hits new highs. The reason: investors had reached for these higher-yielding stocks as bond-like proxies. With the specter of rising interest [...]
There are reasons in the technical charts, in the fundamentals, and in investor sentiment, to believe gold is ready for at least a tradable bear market rally. In a January column, I noted that gold plunged 48%...
If this is the best the anti-equality forces in one our reddest states can muster, then they should just go ahead and forfeit now: (h/t: Joe) Reasons some local conservatives gave for their non-attendance: Nice weather, realization that it's time...
Oil prices continued their rally on Monday, after an 8% surge on Friday. As some traders try to identify the bottom in oil prices, Morgan Stanley warns that "small crude oil rallies can occur, but are likely limited and unsustainable." Data...Show More Summary
Last month was an eventful one for me. I climbed hundred-foot waterfalls, traversed century-old bridges, and navigated rotten planks hanging over raging whitewater rapids. All of this is par
In March of 2012, as estimated 20,000 atheists gathered in Washington, D.C. for the "Reason Rally," reminding our elected officials that church/state separation matters, that atheists vote, and that they can't ignore us any longer. Whether...Show More Summary
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While President Barack Obama was criticized for not attending Sunday's solidarity rally in Paris in support of a satirical magazine, Charlie Hebdo, that was attacked by Islamic terrorists, the White House has cited three reasons Obama's attendance was unworkable.
Stocks are up nearly 2% today alone, with the S&P back to green for 2015. Among the reasons for today's rally: lower overhead courtesy of KO and CAT, which announced that between the two of them, they would fire some 2,000 workers, which...Show More Summary