Dear Liz, I’m a big fan of yours. I’m writing to you in a very upset state right now. I hope you have some advice for me. I took a new job a year ago. I hadn’t worked for two years before that, because I had spent that time with my dad […]
The first installments (Part 1 and Part 2) in this interview series with Doors drummer John Densmore covered a lot of ground, including his late band mates Jim Morrison and Ray Manzarek, the group’s only appearance on the Ed Sullivan Show and Densmore’s three rules for making it the music […]
PERTH (Reuters) – Conservative Prime Minister Tony Abbott has awarded Australia’s highest honor to Prince Philip, husband of Queen Elizabeth, sparking a barrage of criticism across the country on its national day of celebration.
Now that the Google Glass prototype has been withdrawn from the market, the company has reportedly moved it from research into product development. Consumer fashion and retailing experts have been tasked with refining a look that some in the market labeled “Glasshole” and, according to critics of its marketing, left many more […]
Bishop Gorman High School in Las Vegas is a national-level sports power, particularly in football, so much so that in 2012 the organization overseeing Nevada high school sports considered banning it from the state playoffs. That idea died, but the sentiment behind it hasn’t. From the Reno Gazette Journal: Few followers […]
“Neon” Deion “Prime Time” Sanders has been many things: pro football player, pro basketball player, TV commentator, reality-show star, Lifetime Network movie actor, live-tweeter of his own domestic troubles. But it appears he’ll have to cross one thing off of his list — charter-school operator. From the Dallas Morning News: […]
Travel booking website Expedia has acquired partner travel service Travelocity from Sabre Corporation for $280 million in cash. Travelocity joins Expedia’s growing travel website portfolio with brands like Expedia.com, Hotels.com, eLong, Hotwire, Trivago, CarRentals.com, Venere.com and Egencia. As of last year, Expedia has been powering Travelocity’s U.S. and Canadian websites along […]
NEW DELHI/MUMBAI (Reuters) – India is betting that mobile phone vendors, fuel stations and corner stores can help it put basic banking within the grasp of hundreds of millions of its poor people living beyond the reach of traditional bank branches.
RABAT (Reuters) – Moroccan authorities said on Sunday they arrested a suspected Algerian member of the militant group responsible for kidnapping and beheading French tourist Herve Gourdel east of Algiers in September.