Google is now depositing its Wallet funds at the FDIC. British Airways paying 1 million pounds a year for a single door at Heathrow. Turkish Airlines wants pilots to get married for safety. Plus bonus miles and the ethics of credit cards... Continue reading The British Airways Million Dollar Door and the Safety of Google Wallet Funds...
According to Entertainment Weekly, 12 Years A Slave and American Crime producer/writer John Ridley is working with ABC to develop some kind of mysterious new Marvel TV show. All we know is that it “involves reinventing an existing Marvel superhero character or property” which, basically, doesn’t mean anything. Show More Summary
With the success of last year’s analysis of Star Trek’s entire comics history, Sequart is proud to announce that work has commenced on three Star Wars books and two POTA books. Over the next three years, Sequart will release essay anthologies...Show More Summary
What directional shifts will technology take in the next 10 years? A new report from the nonprofit research center Institute For the Future points to the mushrooming amount of data that comprises “the information economy” — but also emphasizes the growing importance of making sure private data stays private. Read more...
A new report from RNR Market Research has sketched out the key points of what amounted to being a very interesting year for the Chinese electric vehicle market — as demonstrated by the new report. The report reportedly notes that 2014...Show More Summary
Looks like this is going to be a messy divorce! Celebrity chef Bobby Flay had a three-year affair with his assistant Elyse Tirrell, and his wife Stephanie March found out shortly after Thanksgiving last year, reports the NY Post. The post Bobby Flay Had A Three-Year Affair With Assistant – Report appeared first on Rickey - Entertainment News and Videos.
NEWSWEEK: The Bar Exam Is Unfair And Undemocratic. Actually, the requirement for three years of law school prior to taking the bar exam — which was quite consciously put in place to keep out the poor, and in particular Jewish immigrants — is what’s really unfair and undemocratic.
With his dominant win over hometown hero Jim Miller at UFC on Fox 15, Beneil Dariush established himself as a force at 155 pounds. While besting Miller might not mean quite as much as it did three or four years ago, it still matters an awful lot. Particularly noteworthy was the manner in which the feat was accomplished. Show More Summary
New Grattan report urges changes from govt to protect Australians from over-the-top fees.
The last man to shoot an American president now spends most of the year in a house overlooking the 13th hole of a golf course in Virginia.
While the overwhelming majority of the responses on social media and elsewhere were positive, there were also a number of skeptics and naysayers.
Norway is going to become the first country to officially switch off its national FM radio service in just a couple of years. The country is going to take this step in order to complete the transition to digital radio. Norway is going to pull the plug on FM radio in 2017, the country’s Minister of Culture announced earlier this week. Show More Summary
Game of Thrones fans had been waiting for a year for the premiere of season five on April 12th. A few hours before the first episode of the new season was due to air, the first four episodes were leaked online. Torrents spread like wildfire...Show More Summary
Bald Eagles have returned to nest in New York City! NYC Audubon announced on Friday that the city’s first active Bald Eagle pair in 100 years has taken up residence on Staten Island, an encouraging sign for a species that was once nearly extinct. Fun fact: “Local birders have named the male Vito.” Read more...
The cost of electronic waste if utilized for secondary processing or recycling, together with materials that can be extracted from the waste, totals to an amount of 52 billion dollars.
By Heide Brandes OKLAHOMA CITY (Reuters) - Hundreds of people gathered on Sunday at the site of the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing to remember the 168 men, women and children killed when a truck stuffed with tons of explosives blew up at a downtown federal building. Show More Summary
26 year old Lee Beattie scored an unbelievable goal in Wales this afternoon during Prestatyn’s 3-1 defeat to Bangor City. The Welshman, who joined Prestatyn from Meliden in January 2015, got sent off in his last Prestatyn outing but made up for it today. With his side 3-0 down, Lee Beattie showed incredible goalscoring instincts […]
With a Cleveland team that lacks big-time playoff experience around him, LeBron knows it won't be easy to make it back to the Finals this year. The post LeBron James: Cavs Lack of Playoff Experience ‘Scares Me a Little Bit’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
Egyptian-general-turned-president Abdel Fattah al Sisi's iron grip on dissident is likely to be put to the test with the sentencing to death of 11 soccer fans for involvement in a politically loaded football brawl three years ago that...Show More Summary