The United States attorney in Manhattan will help determine whether charges should be filed in the death of Samuel Harrell, a prisoner at the Fishkill Correctional Facility, who inmates say was beaten by guards.
Bruce Davis, an associate of Charles Manson who was convicted in two of the nine killings tied to the cult, was found Thursday to be eligible for parole, corrections officials said.
Submitted by Lance Roberts via STA Wealth Management, A Bottom, But Not THE Bottom Earlier this week I posted two articles. The first discussed the possibility that this is just a correction within an ongoing bull market. The second delved into the possibility that a new cyclical bear market has begun. Show More Summary
Let me start off by telling you this. Life is messy, and there is no correct way to live this thing called life out. You're going to fail, you're going to mess-up, and you're going to make mistakes along the way- that is inevitable. You'll have moments where you feel weak, your burdens will leave your spine broken and your spirit will feel fragile. Show More Summary
With the Dow Jones down around 10 percent in the past three months and China's stock market going through a big and inevitable correction, more news of ill portent for the U.S. dollar and economy this week, from Bloomberg: China has cut its holdings of U.S. Show More Summary
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Last Friday, when the market was down only 2%, we presented our readers with a note which promptly became the most read piece across Wall Street trading desks, which was written by JPM's head quant Marko Kolanovic, who correctly calculated...Show More Summary
From Donald Trump's campaign rally in Greenville, South Carolina, via Politico: “We are going to make this company—,” the business mogul remarked before correcting himself, “…we are going to make this country so strong and so powerful and so wonderful, and you’re going to be so proud of it.” Read more of Slate’s coverage of the GOP primary.
Robert Shiller: Rising Anxiety That Stocks Are Overpriced: Over the five trading days between Aug. 17 and Aug. 24, the U.S. stock market dropped 10 percent — the official definition of a “correction,” with similar or greater drops in other...
Linguists can be divided into two camps: prescriptivists and descriptivists. The former believe that there is a “correct” language (i.e. proper English) that should inform all usage. Descriptivists think that language should be defined by how people actually use it. Show More Summary
With some cancer drug prices soaring past $10,000 a month, doctors have begun to ask one nagging question: Do drug prices correctly reflect the value they bring to patients by extending or improving their lives? A study published Thursday in JAMA Oncology aims to answer that question by examining necitumumab, an experimental lung cancer drug made by Eli Lilly […]
Despite a sharp sell off in stocks this August, hedge fund activist Bill Ackman's inclination is to simply do nothing. There's a good chance that's the right perspective to survive a summer swoon in markets.
Economists had been expecting today's second quarter GDP estimate to rise from initial readings, based largely on auto sales and housing, and they were correct. "The GDP estimate released today is based on more complete source data than were available for the 'advance' estimate issued last month. Show More Summary
Black Lives Matter is seeking justice for a mentally inmate killed in April by 20 corrections officers known as the “Beat Up Squad” at New York’s Fishkill Correctional Facility in New York. The activists gathered Thursday at Hulme Park in Poughkeepsie asking Dutchess County...
Consider this a warning to all CW viewers and all residents of Mystic Falls: The Heretics are coming. Actually, sorry. Allow us to make a correction: Based on the first image from The Vampire Diaries Season 7, The Heretics are already...Show More Summary
These kiddos responded correctly to the abomination that is dark chocolate. https://youtu.be/l0fJnbuc1ig Elite, an Israeli candy company, created this ad for their Splendid line of dark chocolates. The ad shows a bunch of kids trying...Show More Summary
Star Wars: The Force Awakens is taking it to the Max…the IMAX. That’s correct, December 18 returns to a galaxy far, far away will come at you at the largest format possible for […]
Windows 10 is popping up on more and more devices, much to the delight of Microsoft. If the latest figures of 50 million devices running the new operating system are correct, Microsoft will certainly be smiling, though they’re still someway off the magic 1bn. Show More Summary
Illinois officials are blaming human error for releasing the Social Security numbers and other personal information of more than 1,000 Department of Corrections employees to the friend of an inmate. They say the information was accidentally included when the department responded to an open records request by the friend.
The inmate, identified in court papers only as M.T., was assaulted on Dec. 2, 2012 by Correction Officer L. Galan after months of harassment, a new Manhattan Federal Court suit charges.