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Column: IBM apologizes for firing a transgender pioneer, 52 years late

Lynn Conway's brilliant contributions.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesDec 13th, 2020

Column: Biden signals his goal of eradicating every trace of the Trump era from U.S. memory

With a flurry of executive orders, Joe Biden shows he's planning to annihilate all memory of the Trump years. With a flurry of executive orders, Joe Biden shows he's planning to annihilate all memory of the Trump years......»»

Category: topSource: latimesJan 21st, 2021

Watch video of NASA test-firing the world"s most powerful rocket stage

Firing up Space Launch System's core stage is a crucial step toward flying astronauts to the moon for the first time in more than 50 years. Crews at Stennis Space Center lift the core.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytJan 16th, 2021

Watch live video of NASA test-firing the world"s most powerful rocket stage for 8 minutes

Firing up Space Launch System's core stage is a crucial step toward flying astronauts to the moon for the first time in more than 50 years. Crews at Stennis Space Center lift the core stage of NASA&#.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytJan 16th, 2021

Is Bitcoin Boom a ‘Better Gold’ or Just Another Bubble?

Bitcoin investors are having a wild ride. The best-known cryptocurrency quadrupled in price in late 2020 -– a surge reminiscent of its heyday three years earlier, when it rocketed to nearly $20,000, then crashed and lost more than two-thirds of.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostJan 15th, 2021

Column: Tribune architecture critic Blair Kamin reflects on 28 years of reviewing Chicago’s wonders and blunders, and why such coverage should continue

Tribune critic Blair Kamin reflects on 28 year.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneJan 14th, 2021

The Moneyist: I took care of my late mother for 8 years. Am I obliged to tell my sisters she made me co-owner of a substantial bank account?

This daughter writes: ‘My conscience is getting the better of me, and I would like to be transparent about being the joint owner of this savings account.’.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 14th, 2021

Late sales rebound helps US automakers avoid 2020 disaster

Automakers on Tuesday reported selling 14.57 million new vehicles for the year, a far cry from the five previous years with sales over 17 million.....»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 6th, 2021

"Go to hell": Meghan McCain slams Arizona GOP for attacking her late father

Over the past few years, Meghan McCain has often lamented the direction of the.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 4th, 2021

Patti Payne: Reflections on 2020 and the year ahead

Here we are sliding into 2021, after coming to the end of 2020, one of the longest years of my life. And, I would be willing to bet, yours as well. I traditionally use this first-of-the-year column to reflect on the year past. However, I find .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 31st, 2020

Honolulu Seawater Air Conditioning to end development after 15 years

The company said late Friday that it would wind down operations by the end of January. Construction on the $250 million project never started......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 19th, 2020

Bill Miller Says Amazon Could Double in Three Years

The company is still firing from all cylinders thanks to its billion-dollar investmentsRelated Stocks: AMZN.MSFT, AAPL,.....»»

Category: blogSource: gurufocusMay 15th, 2020

Transgender woman at center of the Supreme Court case fighting for LGBTQ workplace rights has died at 59

Jonathan Ernst/Reuters Aimee Stephens, the transgender woman behind the US Supreme Court case fighting LGBTQ workplace discrimination, has died. She was 59. Stephens served as a funeral home director in Michigan for six years before she was fired a.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 13th, 2020

Therese Poletti"s Tech Tales: Luckin Coffee scandal demonstrates how risky Chinese IPOs can be, but investors are not getting the message

Over the last few years, investors have been warned by shareholder advocates, a few short sellers, this column on MarketWa.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 12th, 2020

Therese Poletti"s Tech Tales: Luckin Coffee shows how risky Chinese IPOs can be, but investors are just not listening

Over the last few years, investors have been warned by shareholder advocates, a few short sellers, this column on MarketWa.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 12th, 2020

US Navy Takes Delivery Of Futuristic Stealth Destroyer (7 Years Late)

US Navy Takes Deli.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 29th, 2020

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez"s Wall Street-backed Democratic challenger lived in Trump Tower for years before moving to Queens in late 2019

Heidi Gutman/Getty Images Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the freshman pro.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 27th, 2020

American Airlines, mechanics quietly resolve issue of possible sanctions

American Airlines ended a years-long dispute with its mechanics in late March with the ratification of a new contract. And earlier this month, the two sides also ended a dispute over whether the mechanic unions should have to pay sanctions. Previo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 24th, 2020

L Brands accuses Victoria"s Secret suitor of "buyer"s remorse"

L Brands Inc. is firing back at the prospective buyer of Victoria's Secret, alleging "buyer's remorse" after Sycamore Partners LLC tried to back out of the deal. In a legal filing to the Delaware Court of Chancery late Thursday, L Brands (NYSE: LB) f.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 23rd, 2020

In her first book, Emotion AI pioneer Rana el Kaliouby embraces her own emotions

Rana el Kaliouby, who became CEO of Boston-based Affectiva Inc. in 2016, spent years bringing emotional intelligence to machines. She’s now facing and sharing her own emotions in ‘Girl Decoded,’ her autobiographical book released on April 21......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 21st, 2020

After 41 years, Magnolia Cafe in West Austin to close permanently

The COVID-19 pandemic has become the last nail in the coffin for one of Austin's most local popular restaurants. Magnolia Cafe West announced online late on April 16 that it is closing permanently. The Magnolia Cafe on South Congress Avenue will sta.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 17th, 2020