Marseille prosecutor states that the copilot of the Germanwings flight, Andreas Lubitz, deliberately crashed the plane. William Perugini/Shutterstock Almost as soon as I heard about the Germanwings Airbus crashing into the Alps, I became suspicious, and with good reason. Show More Summary
In the shadow of 1 World Trade Center, the colossal skyscraper in Lower Manhattan, lies a newly renovated luxury mall that hopes to be a mecca for swanky shopping. Brookfield Place will open the... To view the full story, click the title link.
NEW YORK (AP) — The first stair-climb race at One World Trade Center — the nation's tallest building — will raise money for military veterans struggling with combat-linked disabilities, two foundations formed after the 9/11 attacks announced...Show More Summary
Former agriculture secretary and trade ambassador Clayton Yeutter was honored at the Agri-Pulse Ag Day event last week in Washington DC, the day after he made a $2.5 million dollar commitment to establish an international trade and finance institute at his alma mater, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL). Show More Summary
Lee Kuan Yew, Singapore’s first prime minister and architect of the tiny city-state’s rapid rise from British military outpost to global trade and financial center, died on Monday aged 91. Although Lee had receded from public and political life over the past few years, he was still seen as an influential figure in the government […]
A finger ring discovered in a grave in the Viking trading center of Birka on Björkö Island, Sweden, in the 19th century is the only ring with an Arabic inscription ever found at a Scandinavian archaeological site. It was unearthed by archaeologist Hjalmar Stolpe during his two-decade-long (1872–1895) excavation of the Birka burial grounds in [...]
Despite the loss of two starters in free agency (cornerback Byron Maxwell and guard James Carpenter) and center Max Unger in a trade, acquiring tight end Jimmy Graham was enough to keep the Seattle Seahawks as the favorites to win the...Show More Summary
Daniel Libeskind, the renowned New York–based architect who won the commission for the rebuilding of the World Trade Center, has created the Mons International Congress Xperience (MICX)—a striking new convention center in Mons, Belgium. Show More Summary
Under both Democratic and Republican administrations, over more than fifteen years, the Federal Trade Commission has ignored privacy concerns in approving merger after merger. The Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC) details that history in extensive comments submitted to the FTC as part of its review of its own merger remedy process. Show More Summary
Craigslist is at the center of yet another tragic incident. In Colorado, a pregnant woman was attacked, and her baby was cut from the womb after answering an ad for baby clothes on the buying and trading site Craigslist. Not a lot of details have been released regarding the case. Show More Summary
Seahawks center Max Unger was a little bummed when he found out on March that he had been traded to New Orleans.
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METAIRIE, La. – Center Max Unger was in New Orleans on Monday to take a physical to complete his trade to the New Orleans Saints and to meet some of his new coaches and teammates. Although the six-year veteran admitted that it was tough...Show More Summary
Max Unger admitted he was “bummed” when he got the call that he had been traded from the Seattle Seahawks to the New Orleans Saints. But the two-time Pro Bowl center said, “It’s nice to be wanted by another team who’s really excited to have you.” Unger, a native of Hawaii, has spent his entire six-year career in Seattle. Show More Summary
More than a century after its discovery in a ninth century woman’s grave, an engraved ring has revealed evidence of close contacts between Viking Age Scandinavians and the Islamic world. Excavators of a Viking trading center in Sweden called Birka recovered the silver ring in the late 1800s. Show More Summary
In an interview with Internet broadcast 9/11 Free Fall, the son of the late Carl Sagan claimed that there is a massive conspiracy to “cover up” evidence that the collapse of the World Trade Center tower in 2001 was an inside a job. The interview was highlighted by Gizmodo on Thursday....
The Oklahoma City Thunder pulled off two huge steals when they acquired Enes Kanter and D.J. Augustin at the Feb. 19 NBA trade deadline. Kanter is showing his immense offensive potential as the team's starting center, while AugustinShow More Summary
Open Internet advocates are still fighting for key privacy protections in a major trade pact the Obama administration is negotiating with 11 Pacific nations. But as talks over the deal enter their final stages in Hawaii this week, it...Show More Summary
“[He] was commissioned to design an architectural extravagance at ground zero. He succeeded, an accomplishment that threatens to destroy his reputation.”
The Seattle Seahawks have been in the news lately for being on the best end of a big trade this off-season when they managed to get Jimmy Graham from the New Orleans Saints for just a few draft picks and pro-bowl center Max Unger. Many...Show More Summary