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With head-injury fears pushing football to a crisis point, "urgency" to engineer a safer helmet

With youth participation waning and football facin.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneOct 13th, 2017

Riddell, competitors racing to create safer football helmet in light of head-injury fears

With youth participation waning and football facin.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneOct 12th, 2017

This company is turning football helmet design on its head

Seattle-based startup VICIS has designed a new helmet that can reduce the impact of blows to the head. Can it make football safer?.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 9th, 2016

This company is turning football helmet design on its head

Seattle-based startup VICIS has designed a new helmet that can reduce the impact of blows to the head. Can it make football safer?.....»»

Category: videoSource: cnnSep 8th, 2016

7 Things That Make This Startup"s NFL-Tested Helmet a Game-Changer for Safety

In the competition to field a safer football helmet, a startup from Seattle is the first to score......»»

Category: topSource: incSep 11th, 2017

Brazil Senate defies Supreme Court move to dismiss its head

By Alonso Soto BRASILIA (Reuters) - The president of Brazil's Senate refused on Tuesday to accept a Supreme Court injunction removing him from office, pushing the country toward a constitutional crisis as it struggles to end political gridlock and an.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooDec 6th, 2016

A company developed a skullcap for football players to analyze high-impact head injuries

Shutterstock Football may get a whole lot safer soon. The Pressure Analysis Company (PAC) has created SmackCap to analyze hits to the head in real time. It is no secret that football takes a toll on the human body. With all the tackling involved.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 24th, 2016

Bill Blain: "If The ECB’s Bond Buying Largesse Is Over Get Set For The European Debt Crisis Part Two"

With the rumor, or at least trial balloon, of an ECB taper rocking bond markets and pushing EM equities lower, a dire forecast has emerged from Mint Partners' head of capital markets Bill Blain who in his latest note warns that "if the ECB’s trillion-bi.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 5th, 2016

Can this helmet make football safer?

In the 1920s, football players wore soft leather helmets. Ten years later, helmets were made of hard leather. By the 1970s, players were sporting hard plastic helmets......»»

Category: topSource: cnnSep 8th, 2016

British Intelligence Chief Notes Quickening Pace of Terror Threats

The head of Britain’s domestic intelligence agency said Tuesday that there has been a dramatic uptick in the threat of Islamist extremism to the U.K., with plots occurring at a faster tempo than at any point in his career......»»

Category: topSource: wsj14 hr. 49 min. ago

Gary Cohn fears this is how the next crisis will happen

Gary Cohn, President Trump's top economic adviser, worries about how reliant the financial system has become on clearinghouses -- the middlemen that ensure the smooth execution of trillions in complex transactions......»»

Category: marketsSource: cnn16 hr. 49 min. ago

"60 Minutes" just laid out the ugliest truth about the opioid crisis

CBS 60 MinutesTogether, the Washington Post and "60 Minutes" have told the long, sordid story of whistleblower Joseph T. Rannazzisi, former head.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 16th, 2017

Recession Red Flag Rears Its Ugly Head - Treasury Yield Curve Crashes To Post-Crisis Flats

Probably nothing... The last two times the spread be.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 16th, 2017

London’s House Prices Are Falling at Their Fastest Rate Since the Financial Crisis

Brexit fears are driving away bankers—and their big housi.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 16th, 2017

POINT-OF-SALE TERMINALS: How evolving merchant demands are pushing POS terminal providers to up their game in an increasingly competitive environment

BI IntelligenceThis is a preview of a research report from BI Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about BI Intelligence, click here. The downfall of US brick-and-mortar commerce is ove.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 13th, 2017

Samsung"s Leadership Crisis Deepens as CEO Plans Exit

The head of Samsung Electronics’ components business plans to resign, in a surprise move as the departing leader acknowledged the firm faces an “unprecedented crisis” and is struggling to find new growth prospects......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 13th, 2017

Eagles vs. Panthers: Fantasy Football Injury News for Week 6

Who will move to 5-1 on the season?.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekOct 12th, 2017

Chelsea: Injury Crisis Hits Antonio Conte, Threatens Premier League Title Defense

Antonio Conte frustrated by Chelsea’s failure to sign another striker in the summer......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekOct 12th, 2017

AUD/USD – Are We Headed Even Lower? (Video)

Oanda Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam explains why AUD/USD could head lower in the near-term. Gold Posts Slight Gains as Catalonia Crisis Continues US Markets Steady Ahead of FOMC Minutes Release Catalonia Relief Supports Equitie.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseOct 11th, 2017

Gold Posts Slight Gains as Catalonia Crisis Continues

Gold prices continue to head higher this week, as the metal has posted considerable gains on Wednesday. In .....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseOct 11th, 2017

Gold Improves on Catalonia Crisis, US-Turkey Spat

Gold prices continue to head higher this week, as the metal has .....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseOct 10th, 2017