When Nelson Mandela was released from a 27-year prison term in 1990, with much of it spent doing hard labor and virtually no contact with family or the rest of the outside world, he could have easily emerged a bitter man bent on revenge. Yet his response to this imprisonment, and to the instituti
Incremental games, which are also known as idle games, idle tapper games, clicker games or clicking games, are an increasingly popular video game genrewhose gameplay consists of the player performing simple actions (such as clicking on the screen) repeatedly to gain currency. This currency can th
At first, the gifts seemed innocent enough: a free dinner and a private helicopter tour over the Grand Canyon. By the end of it, though, the Polish official was standing in a Warsaw parking lot, accepting $100,000 in bags of cash, given to him in exchange for multi-million-dollar government contracts.
You might be thinking that this government employee was being paid off by the mafia or some....More>>>
March 20, 2017: Markets opened slightly lower Monday and traded close to the break-even line all day. Leading indicators and consumer sentiment readings were both strong. Only the materials sector traded high late in the afternoon while energy and utilities were the laggards. The blue chips were performing best. WTI crude oil for April delivery settled at $48.22 a barrel, down 1.2% on the day. April....More>>>
Ansys (NASDAQ:ANSS) Director James E. Cashman III sold 862 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, April 10th. The stock was sold at an average price of $158.00, for a total value of $136,196.00. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink.
ANSS stock traded up $2.03 during midday trading....More>>>
Warren Buffett recently told CNBC he didn’t have a good reason for not investing in Amazon stock. Here are a few good reasons why you should. 123RF
Shares of Amazon.com Inc (NASDAQ:AMZN)have racked up decent gains this year,and are up by over 13% in under three months. That’s more than what the stock eventually returned in 2016 after big intermittent swings on both sides.....More>>>
The stock market continued to climb sharply on Wednesday, sending major market benchmarks to record highs yet again and propelling the Dow Jones Industrials up more than 100 points. Economic data continued to support the notion that the U.S. economy remains strong, and rising inflation levels led many to conclude that the Federal Reserve is more likely than ever to follow through on its promise....More>>>
Martin and Marie Tinkel, Michael Lawrence’s parents. (Circa 1950) His mother, Marie, was a lifelong misophonia sufferer. She lived to be 93.
Scientists all over the world are scrambling to find out what causes it, how to treat it and really just to identify it. But that doesn’t mean it’s something new. Many seniors have suffered in silence for decades.
JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) CEO Jamie Dimon is known for being very direct, and what he had to say from the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, didn’t disappoint. His message on CNBC’s Squawk on the Street Wednesday came down to five simple words that should be music to the ears of every investor on the planet…
Investors in PayPal Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:PYPL) didn’t have much to be disappointed about in 2016. PayPal’s stock price opened the year at just a shade over $35 and closed 2016 with a share price just below $40. For long-term investors who held the entire year, this represented a tidy gain of about 12.5%.
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump speaks during an event at Carrier Corp. in Indianapolis, Indiana, U.S., on Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016. Trump said he called the top executive of United Technologies Corp. shortly after his election and told him not to close a Carrier factory in Indianapolis that bec