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Executive 'disappointed' by Discovery Communications' decision to leave Silver Spring

Representatives for Discovery have not yet replied to requests for comment from Washingtonian . Discovery Communications made a big announcement - saying i...


Jeff Bezos becomes the richest person in modern history

And as it does, the Amazon founder's net worth has crossed $105 billion - surpassing Bill Gates for the largest fortune in modern history, according to th...


JPMorgan's Dimon regrets calling bitcoin a 'fraud'

Speaking to Maria Bartiromo, Jamie Dimon, CEO of JP Morgan Chase, made a partial retraction of his comments regarding Bitcoin, something he had called a fraud...


Allegiant Announced New Flights from Pittsburgh to Charleston and Sarasota

The low-priced carrier will begin offering the two new non-stop routes twice a week in April. Allegiant on January 9, announces two new nonstop routes from P...


TCL to launch Roku sound bar

We learned a few things about the new Voice Assistant during the TCL press conference: TCL said that by fall 2018 the Roku Assistant will be rolling out to se...


John Young - Orlando's 'hometown hero': A tribute by Rich Crotty

While walking on the moon, Young and Duke received word that Congress had approved the funding to develop the space shuttle. On January 5th, we lost John You...


Jet Airways male commander slaps female peer, both grounded

According to the crew members' statement, the pilot slapped his woman co-pilot in the cockpit after a heated argument. When she wouldn't, the co-pilot violated ...


Takata Recalls Another 3.3 Million Airbag Inflators In The US

The defective airbag inflators have been linked to 13 US deaths and hundreds of injuries. The tally now stands at approximately 34 million vehicles, making it...


Morrison - Wholesale drives a good Christmas

As a result the group saw an increase in LFL volumes and a 2.3% increase in transaction numbers. The Morrisons chief executive, David Potts, said there was ...


Guillermo del Toro wins best director at Golden Globes

It was well deserved and would've only been better if the film had won for Best Drama as well. In his film, a mute woman ( Sally Hawkins ) finds a connection ...


Donald Trump's daily routine of Tweeting, phone ranting and TV revealed

George W Bush typically arrived in the Oval Office by 6.45am while Barack Obama would work out before holding meetings from 9am or 10am. He had lunch for an...


Bitcoin pulls back further from $17000; Ethereum taps record high

We had discussed this yesterday in our article where we had mentioned that such corrections and consolidation are likely to happen with increasing frequency in ...


Kia Niro EV Concept Gets 238 Miles on a Charge

Power comes from a 64-kilowatt-hour lithium-polymer battery pack and a 150-kW electric motor. Replacing it is a pair of very thin lamps and a smooth, interactiv...


Protest In Sudan Over Price Of Bread Hike

On Saturday, police fired tear gas at groups of students protesting the price rise in the central Sudanese town of Sennar, witnesses told AFP . Separate pr...


Prepare to go pantless during Toronto's No Pants Subway Ride

Geraghty attended the event with her 16-year-old niece who also didn't wear any trousers and denied she was feeling cold. "I'm wearing two pairs of socks, and...


Twitter Says Blocking Accounts Of World Leaders Would 'Hamper Necessary Discussion'

Earlier this week, Trump tweeted threats of nuclear action in response to North Korea's taunts, leading to calls for Twitter to ban Trump, claiming that he ...


Big Baller Brand gets failing grade from Better Business Bureau

LaVar Ball's Big Baller Brand apparel company has scored a big fat "F" rating from the Better Business Bureau . Another customer alleges that the company g...


Regulators reject plan to rescue struggling coal and nuclear plants

Even so, the five-member commission said it will review the resilience of the nation's electric grid and requested information within 60 days from regional tran...


Archbishop Diarmuid Martin of Dublin leads tributes to Peter Sutherland

Erstwhile Irish attorney general and World Trade Organization head died Sunday, aged 71. Archbishop of Westminster Cardinal Vincent Nichols said: " Peter Suth...


The Trailer For Rose McGowan's E! Docuseries Is Inspiring As Hell

Rose McGowan was not impressed with the "Hollywood fakery" at the Golden Globes . Hot off the heels of the most intensely powerful awards ceremony in recent...