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Aug 15, 2014

25 Money Terms Everyone Should Know

You don't think twice about using acronyms like TTYL, but how about ETF or AGI? Test your smarts with our glossary of money terms...

Aug 31, 2014

Silicon Valley continues to blindly funnel money into Snapchat

Has the smart money in Silicon Valley lost its mind? Last week, the highly regarded venture-capital firm Kleiner Perkins invested an additional $20 million into Snapchat, which raised its valuation.....

Aug 05, 2014

Changing the Name of the Game: A Look into the Future of Investing

Millennials have the potential to significantly alter the way the financial services industry caters to individual investors. The newest generation of workers, the first to grow up entirely in the age of smart phones and the internet, don’t view inve... #Wall Street #Kickstarter

Aug 30, 2014

What I see in the mirror: Michelle Mone

'I hate to admit it, but I never wash my own hair' I smile all the time, and my teeth are not that bad. I do brush them four times a day, though I love clean teeth. I have two showers a day, too. Blow-dries are my weakness. A bad hair day would be my... #Wall Street #Kickstarter

Aug 25, 2014

Letters: Good water quality for economic health

Contrary to the letter from the developers group Association for a Better Long Island, protecting our drinking and surface waters has become a focus for civic organizations in my area, and from what I read in Newsday, for residents throughout Long Is... #Iraq #Andrew Cuomo #Suffolk County, NY #East Moriches, NY #Eastport, NY #Southampton, NY #Long Island, NY

Aug 24, 2014

Runaway school busing costs

A crucial effort to rein in runaway school busing costs hit a dead end last week when Mayor Bill de Blasio and the City Council agreed to supplement the pay of 3,000 private bus workers with $42 million in public money. We're all getting taken for a ... #Michael Bloomberg #Bloomberg

Aug 31, 2014

Seeing the light: smart glasses boost vision for partially sighted people

Developers use cameras and laser to help wearers recognise everyday objects and navigate surroundings But for what he calls "super luck", Stephen Hicks could easily have found himself lugging plasma TV screens up the staircases of apartment buildings... #Michael Bloomberg #Bloomberg

Aug 27, 2014

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal sues feds over Common Core

BATON ROUGE, La. -- Gov. Bobby Jindal filed a lawsuit Wednesday against the Obama administration, accusing it of illegally manipulating federal grant money and regulations to force states to adopt the Common Core education standards. The U.S. Departm... #Louisiana #Barack Obama #Baton Rouge, LA #Bobby Jindal #U.S. Republican Party #Arne Duncan #New York (state) #Council of Chief State School Officers

Aug 24, 2014

'Chelsea Lately' finale: Handler says bye in a big way

THE SHOW "Chelsea Lately" WHEN | WHERE 11 p.m. Tuesday on E! WHAT IT'S ABOUT After seven seasons, "Lately" signs off Tuesday night in this live, one-hour special promising special performances -- Miley Cyrus, 50 Cent -- and special guests, dozens of ... #Hollywood #Gwyneth Paltrow #Jennifer Aniston #Minnie Driver #Avril Lavigne #Leah Remini #Miley Cyrus #Trace Adkins #Justin Theroux #Netflix #Gerard Butler #Kristin Chenoweth #Melissa McCarthy #Selena Gomez #Chelsea Handler

Aug 25, 2014

Women's refuges: the safe havens at risk of shutting down

Women's shelters are closing due to cuts and those protecting vulnerable ethnic minorites, such as Ashiana in Sheffield, have been especially hard hit Sara's eyes are shining with excitement as she hugs her old friends, eager to tell them about her n... #Hollywood #Gwyneth Paltrow #Jennifer Aniston #Minnie Driver #Avril Lavigne #Leah Remini #Miley Cyrus #Trace Adkins #Justin Theroux #Netflix #Gerard Butler #Kristin Chenoweth #Melissa McCarthy #Selena Gomez #Chelsea Handler