When a then-20-year-old Juan Martin del Potro blasted his way past Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer to win the 2009 U.S. Open, it looked as if a new force had arrived. The 6’6” Argentine possessed remarkable agility and lateral quickness for his size, becoming far more than just a brute slugger. Show More Summary
“[Sorkin’s] version will open differently than the novel and will include new dialogue and fleshed-out scenes that are alluded to in the novel but not fully depicted.” Observes the director, Bartlett Sher, “The conversation between Harper Lee and Aaron Sorkin is going to be an interesting one.”
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Here is what you need to know. CoCo bonds are getting hit hard. A lot of the recent worries with European banks have been centered on CoCo bonds, or contingent convertible bonds. These bonds automatically convert debt to equity when a bank's cash reserves fall below a certain level. Show More Summary
Senator Bernie Sanders must have spent the day in New York City, Wednesday, because he not only appeared on “The View” but “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” as well. Sanders joined Colbert on the stage for the opening monologue to a standing ovation and chants for...
Fleets can now send in nominations for the awards ceremony at Masternaut’s free Safe From Harm conference. Taking place on Tuesday 15 March at The ICC Birmingham during the Safe From Harm conference, the awards ceremony is being held by the fleet telematics specialist to recognise excellence in fleet management, safety, driver engagement and community […]
A Suffolk County cop fired three shots after being struck by a fleeing Dodge Charger, and police are looking for one of the occupants.
The chef Bryan Moon opened the mostly Korean takeout shop under the Marcy Avenue subway stop in November with his older brother Mike.
Here we go again. On Thursday, major global stock indexes were sharply lower, with US futures also deep in the red ahead of the market open. Near 6:51 a.m. ET, Dow futures were down more than 300 points (2%), S&P 500 futures were down...Show More Summary
Jenelle Evans has not only been open about her ongoing mystery medical issues, but the 24-year-old Teen Mom 2 star also recently revealed that she is having a hard time… READ ON
Using open government data and free web tools, you can keep an eye on North Korea's Kwangmyongsong-4 satellite. The post How to Track North Korea’s New Satellite as It Streaks Through Space appeared first on WIRED.
Maybe you missed what everyone was talking about at the Agent Connect town hall meeting -- where the people who make the transactions happen gathered to talk about whatever was on their minds. Want to see it? Watch the video...
Sounds like: Grimes, Lana Del Ray, Halsey Song: Tessa Rae - Seventeen What's so good? Since the emergence of Lana Del Rey, the floodgates have opened for female singers who aren't of the traditional pop yield. With Tessa Rae, L.A.'sShow More Summary
Tickets have just gone on sale for this year's EGX game show. EGX in 2016 will be bigger, with the addition of a fifth hall, and feature more games and more things to do. There are afternoon tickets available this time, and opening hours at the weekend are being extended to 7pm. Show More Summary
It's been a big few months for women in the armed forces. In December, Defense Secretary Ash Carter announced that for the first time, all military jobs would be open to women—including elite combat positions. On February 4, following...Show More Summary
Lenovo India has announced that it crossed 1.1 million registrations for the K4 Note, with over 180,000 units sold thus far. The vendor is getting rid of the registration system from next week, stating that the phone will be available on open sale starting February 15. Show More Summary
Extended opening hours, afternoon tickets, more floor space. Tickets for this year’s EGX are on sale now. Go get em, cowboy. EGX 2016 takes places at Birmingham NEC, promising over 250 games from the likes of Sony, Microsoft, Nintendo, EA, Ubisoft and Activision across 5,000 screens. It’s the second year EGX has been held outside […]
European banking stocks are getting crushed again on Thursday morning, as yesterday's brief rally in the markets evaporates. An hour after the open, at 9:00 a.m. GMT (4:00 a.m. ET) all of Europe's biggest share indices are in the red, with most seeing losses of more than 2.5%. Show More Summary
The Bank of Japan (BoJ) has followed central banks in Denmark, the Eurozone, Sweden and Switzerland by imposing a negative interest rate on a portion of commercial bank reserves. In Switzerland and Sweden, the main policy interest rate, as well as the marginal rate on reserves, is below zero. Show More Summary
It took PSG just over an hour to break the deadlock against Lyon. Laurent Blanc’s side opened the scoring on 62 minutes after great work from Lucas Moura on the left hand side, Zlatan Ibrahimovic applying the close range finish. Five minutes later, Zlatan Ibrahimovic made it 2-0 after a fine move, culminating in a […]