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I took a 12-hour overnight first-class sleeper train through the heart of Egypt, and it"s an experience I won"t forget anytime soon

Harrison Jacobs/Business Insider While visiting Egypt in December, I found that the most cost-efficient way to travel from Cairo to Aswan and Luxor, two of Egypt's top archeological destinations, was a 12-hour ove.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 12th, 2019

A company is paying work-from-home teachers $20 an hour, and you don"t even need experience

Butch Dill / Stringer / Getty Images A company is looking for people who have a passion for education to work part-time from home. Each class is 30 minutes and the pay is $16-$20 an hour, meaning you’ll get around $8-$10 pe.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 11th, 2018

How Much Political Experience Does It Take to Be President?

Source: New York Times     I occasionally forget that President.....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureJun 13th, 2019

Why this local wealth-management startup is focusing on middle-class investors

Calvin Williams' own investment experience inspired him to build a wealth-management platform for others like him......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 31st, 2019

How San Francisco broke America"s heart

Filthy rich and dominated by a tech monoculture, it’s gone from America’s great romantic city to “a train wreck.”.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 23rd, 2019

How San Francisco broke America"s heart

Filthy rich and dominated by a tech monoculture, it’s gone from America’s great romantic city to “a train wreck.”.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 23rd, 2019

How the hustle and gig economy is choking the middle class

There are 15.8 million independent workers who are full-timers. But getting recognized as a full-fledged employee — at Uber, Lyft and elsewhere — is not coming anytime soon. .....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytMay 5th, 2019

NJ Transit announces three months of train diversions from Penn

No one’s calling it the Summer of Hell. But for at least 5,000 train commuters about to be booted from , it’ll be three months of extra travel time. Ten rush-hour trains with Midtown Direct service... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMay 3rd, 2019

Honoree: Alexander Court

What was once two separate Class B buildings — 2001 K St. and 2000 L St. NW — came together in a new 1,046,041-square-foot trophy building in the heart of the D.C. business district last year. Developer Rockrose was already in a joint venture wit.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 25th, 2019

Environmental activists disrupt London rush hour, again

Protesters from the "Extinction Rebellion" group climbed onto the roof of a train and glued themselves to the London Stock Exchange on what is said to be their final day of protests. Rough cut (no reporter narration.).....»»

Category: videoSource: reutersApr 25th, 2019

Jonathan Aberman: Elected officials need to own the transportation mess

Was it only last month that the Beltway was completely closed because of an overturned tanker truck? Did that event turn your drive home into a five-hour marathon? Was it only yesterday when you waited a half hour for a Metro train, only to find it t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 22nd, 2019

Redfin CEO: Technology is finally ready to change how you buy and sell your house

The CEO of Redfin talks to MarketWatch about the technology changing real estate, the big class-action lawsuit drawing headlines and its experience with ibuying......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 29th, 2019

Gaza Strikes Continued Overnight Despite Reports Of Cease-Fire

Local reports say that Israel and Hamas militants continued to exchange blows throughout the night and early Wednesday morning despite reports of a ceasefire brokered by Egypt, and after Tuesday witnessed .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 27th, 2019

City revives funding for program to train medical billers

With a renewed commitment from the city, LaGuardia Community College recently graduated the fifth class of its medical billing training program and added Mount Sinai Health System as an employer... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMar 24th, 2019

City revives funding for program to train medical billers

With a renewed commitment from the city, LaGuardia Community College recently graduated the fifth class of its medical billing training program and added Mount Sinai Health System as an employer... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMar 24th, 2019

Pre-Market Down on Tough German PMI; Plus TIF, HIBB

Pre-market futures are down at this hour, following downward trading across the globe overnight. .....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytMar 22nd, 2019

These Best-in-Class Retailers Are Tech Companies at Heart

Integrated e-commerce capabilities, powerful mobile apps, and robots seem more at home in a tech company, but with these retailers, it’s just everyday business......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 16th, 2018

Starbucks sent some customers a "drunk-texting" push notification late Thursday night — and people aren"t happy (SBUX)

Reuters Starbucks customers received late-night notifications for the chain's Happy Hour deal — which starts at 3 p.m — on Thursday. One customer compared the experience to "drunk-texting."  Mobile ordering and te.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 13th, 2018

Fares of bullet train between Mumbai and Ahmedabad could start from Rs 250

The business class fares, however, is likely to be higher than Rs 3000.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 13th, 2018

Texas train derailment knocks out power, hampers travel

A train derailment in Fort Worth has knocked out power and closed a major artery for rush-hour traffic......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 2nd, 2018

Texas freight train derailment knocks out power, no one hurt

A train derailment in Fort Worth has knocked out power and closed a major artery for rush-hour traffic......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 2nd, 2018