Questex Travel Group Sets Sail with New ITE at Sea Event Aboard Oasis of the Seas

On the heels of its successful 10th anniversary Incentive Travel Exchange (ITE) celebration, Questex Travel Group today […]



Mattress Firm Gets Bounce From Store Buying Spree

When the market comes under pressure, look for stocks like Mattress Firm (MFRM) that are showing resilience. […]

Which Big-Cap Stocks Pay The Biggest Dividends?

Dividend stocks may not have the adrenaline-pumping appeal of erstwhile highfliers like Facebook (FB) or GoPro (GPRO). […]

JPMorgan Still Tops In Investment Banking

The nation’s largest bank, JPMorgan Chase, remained the best-performing investment bank in 2014 despite a 5.6% drop […]

Hot Growth Stocks: Epam Systems Adds New Services

Fundamentals remain outstanding at Epam Systems (EPAM), the Pennsylvania-based tech outsourcer. The company is in the process […]

Believe It Or Not: Only 1 Top Stock Passed This Test

How many stocks in the IBD 50 can ace this four-part test? Earnings growth this year and […]

Silicon Valley firm wins bias case

A California jury has found that a venture capital firm did not discriminate against a female employee […]

Hawaii’s Coastal Erosion Predicted To Double By 2050, New Study Says

If you think there’s not much beach space left in Waikiki right now, chances are it’s going […]

Labour to cap private profits in NHS

A Labour government would cap the amount of profit private firms can make from the NHS, Ed […]

UPDATE 2-Fed’s Yellen sees gradual rate hikes starting this year

* Yellen outlines case for ‘gradualist approach’ to rate hikes read more >>> Source : Reuters

WRAPUP 5-Yemen Houthi rebels advance despite Saudi-led air strikes

ADEN, March 27 (Reuters) – Yemen’s Houthi rebels made broad gains in the country’s south and east […]

Pao trial: Judge orders new deliberation on 1 claim

A California jury found in favor of venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins in a high-profile gender discrimination […]

The ability to digest milk may explain how Europe got rich

Humans can digest lactose, the main carbohydrate in milk, only with the help of an enzyme called […]

How Glenn Guthrie became Charles Barkley’s financial advisor

FA Insights is a daily newsletter from Business Insider that delivers the top news and commentary for […]

Music lovers should prep for higher ticket prices as loonie lags

Gas, booze and cigarettes aren’t the only items with prices on the rise in Alberta. Tickets to […]

UPDATE 1-JetBlue sued by ex-pilot who had midair meltdown

NEW YORK, March 27 (Reuters) – A former JetBlue Airways Corp pilot whose midair meltdown forced an […]

UPDATE 1-U.S. Treasury’s Lew to press China on currency – officials

WASHINGTON, March 27 (Reuters) – U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew will press Chinese officials next week to […]

THE PAYMENTS INDUSTRY EXPLAINED: The Trends Creating New Winners And Losers In The Card-Processing Ecosystem

The payments industry had a huge year in 2014 and it’s showing no sign of slowing down. […]

Jury clears Kleiner firm of gender bias, judge rejects one verdict

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – A California jury ruled Friday to clear venture capital firm Kleiner, Perkins, Caufield […]

Return of the Mac

Never say die once wrote Black Sabbath. read more >>> Source : Canada.com

Here’s why successful, 28-year-old actor Miles Teller still hasn’t paid off his NYU student loans

Miles Teller is one of the most in-demand young actors. The 28-year-old starred in 2014’s Oscar-nominated “Whiplash” […]

Digital Trust Foundation Seeking Proposals on Digital Abuse Programs

The Digital Trust Foundation is seeking grant proposals around digital abuse. As the Request for Proposals (RFP) […]

Pentagon vows ‘demanding but fair’ in F-35 talks with Lockheed

WASHINGTON, March 27 (Reuters) – The U.S. Defense Department on Friday said it will be “demanding but […]

More Attention Given to a Small Liberal Arts College Closing Than a Giant For-Profit College System Shutting Down

When tiny Sweet Briar College announced its closing, it was front page news. It was heralded as […]

Intel in talks to buy Altera, shares of firms jump: WSJ report

(Reuters) – Intel Corp is in talks to buy fellow chipmaker Altera Corp in a deal likely […]

JetBlue sued by ex-pilot who had midair meltdown

NEW YORK, March 27 (Reuters) – A former JetBlue Airways Corp pilot whose midair meltdown forced an […]

Calgary electro-pop duo Sidney York show style with their substance

There are nerds. There are fashionistas. And there is Sidney York — an unapologetic combination of the […]

Ellen Pao loses Silicon Valley sexism case

A jury decided Friday that a prestigious venture capital firm did not discriminate or retaliate against a […]

U.S. Treasury’s Lew to press China on currency – official

WASHINGTON, March 27 (Reuters) – U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew will next week press Chinese officials to […]

GLOBAL MARKETS-Chipmaker deal helps Wall St rebound, oil slumps anew

NEW YORK, March 27 (Reuters) – Wall Street on Friday closed higher for the first time in […]

Paid Leave Announcements Confirm the Country is Ready for 21st Century Leave Policies

The announcement that White House Senior Advisor Valerie Jarrett and U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez will […]

Fitch Affirms Lithuania at ‘A-‘; Outlook Stable

(The following statement was released by the rating agency) LONDON, March 27 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has affirmed […]

Cybrary Man’s Jerry Blumengarten on the Unrealized Potential of “Learning Machines”

Nearly 50 years ago, Jerry Blumengarten predicted that “learning machines” would eventually transform classroom instruction. Today he […]

Ellen Pao Jury Didn’t Have Enough Votes For A Verdict And Will Resume Deliberations [UPDATED]

SAN FRANCISCO, March 27 (Reuters) – A California jury ruled Friday to clear venture capital firm Kleiner, […]

In light of Pao: Where are women at top VC funds?

Many Silicon Valley venture capital firms have no women at the highest level, reports Julia Boorstin. read […]

The Funniest Autocorrect Fails Of March 2015 (NSFW)

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Hi-tech and Big Data offer hope to battered U.S. oil industry

WILLISTON, N.D. (Reuters) – The tech geeks are coming to the oil industry’s rescue. read more >>> […]

New Federal Data Show Student Loan Borrowers Suffering More Than Previously Believed

About one-third of borrowers with federal student loans owned by the U.S. Department of Education are late […]

Indian Women Take Down Their Country’s Rape Culture In 3-Minute Rap

Two Indian women busted rhymes to make a point, and they got the world’s attention. Uppekha Jain […]

In Transit Blog: New Excursions for Grandparents and Their Grandchildren

Road Scholar is introducing summer sessions for grandparents and their college-age grandchildren in Cuba and Costa Rica, […]

Jury: Gender not a factor in denying Pao promotion

A verdict has been reached in the gender discrimination case of Ellen Pao v. Kleiner Perkins trial. […]

Let’s #OpentheBarns to Transparency

As Big Ag continues its efforts to conceal the truth about how animals suffer on factory farms, […]

Communication startup Slack reports data breach

(Reuters) – Slack, a business management services startup, said a security breach in February may have compromised […]

I’m Not Sally Draper, But I Could’ve Been

When Don Draper began showing up on Sunday night television, his visage shook loose the earliest memories […]

Communication startup Slack reports data breach

March 27 (Reuters) – Slack, a business management services startup, said a security breach in February may […]

Leveraging Innovative Policy Options for Students

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What It Was Like To Grow Up On ‘Mad Men’

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36 Hours: What to Do in Palm Beach, Fla.

This rarefied island, with its extravagant estates, exclusive shops and sumptuous hotels, is best viewed over the […]

New WiFi Threat for Hotels – Security Tips for Travelers

It’s never a good idea to connect to the public WiFi network at a hotel (or anywhere […]

New WiFi Threat for Hotels – Security Tips for Travelers

It’s never a good idea to connect to the public WiFi network at a hotel (or anywhere […]

Oil prices will remain ‘choppy': Chevron CEO

Expect more volatility in oil prices, which will stay in the current range for some time, John […]

OIL GETS CRUSHED: Here’s what you need to know (SPX, DJI, IXIC, USO, OIL, IBB)

Stocks closed higher but relatively flat, and crude oil gave up a rally to sink back below […]

Love in Action: 50 Cent

50 Cent. The name brings to mind an image of one of the most famous American rappers […]

Love in Action: Adrian Grenier

Adrian Grenier- The Cultural Creative Adrian Grenier is a multi-talented individual. Producer, director, actor, musician, humanitarian top […]

Tackling Climate Change — For Our Kids

If you have children or grandchildren, you probably have wondered what the world will be like for […]

Five Things I Love About Research

I know just enough about research to be dangerous. That’s mostly a joke, but not entirely. As […]

It Will Take More Than a Cup of Coffee to Address the Thorny Issue of Race in America

Over the past couple weeks, much of the mainstream media and bloggersphere had been abuzz with frenzied […]

Beating the Colorado Blues

A tale of being still and finding joy while travelling round the world. It’s 4.00am and I’m […]

A Tanzanian Safari–and Our New Masai Friends

Anyone who has traveled widely remembers a moment that seems to define a trip: *In Rio, it […]

Airport Bathrooms Will Drain Your Soul

As a frequent traveler through life and space, I often have the need to use a restroom […]

Unboxing: Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge

Here’s your first look at the Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge. Produced by Joe Avella and […]

Fact Checking Politicians’ Arguments On The Common Core

ATLANTA (AP) — In the political uproar over Common Core, various myths are peddled as fact. Do […]

A most eclectic career: Joshua Bell’s worldview takes him from music to science and back again

The well-known American violin virtuoso Joshua Bell is 47 now. And glad to have his prodigy days […]

TheFuturein5 Episode 25: Why This Time It’s Different

Recently, during the question and answer session of a keynote address I gave at the Staffing Industry […]

Google to pay CFO Porat more than $70 million

(This March 26th story has been corrected to remove ‘in the next two years’ from headline and […]

‘The Walking Dead’ spinoff will be called ‘Fear the Walking Dead’

Later this year, AMC is launching a spinoff series to its most popular series “The Walking Dead,” […]

Chevron CEO talks oil prices

Chevron CEO John Watson talks oil prices, Middle East tensions, debt and dividends with, CNBC’s Kelly Evans. […]

Watch Jon Stewart ridicule Florida and California’s incompetent responses to climate change

While those of us who live in the Northeast may not believe it, last winter was America’s […]

Heads Up: In Hong Kong, PMQ Serves Up Food and Art

“Police Married Quarters,” a 1950s complex that once housed families, is now home to dozens of restaurants, […]

Apple’s Tim Cook ‘deeply disappointed’ in Indiana’s anti-gay law

Indiana Governor Mike Pence passed a law giving businesses the right to refuse service to gay, lesbian […]

Lena Dunham slammed for ‘Dog or Jewish boyfriend?’ quiz

Read full story for latest details. read more >>> Source : CNN Money

The fire keeps burning for Ottawa singer-songwriter Amanda Rheaume

Not many independent albums have the shelf life of Amanda Rheaume’s Keep a Fire. The Ottawa singer-songwriter […]

German airline could face ‘unlimited’ damages for crash blamed on co-pilot

Lufthansa could face “unlimited” compensation claims for the crash that killed 150 people in the French alps […]

The 25 most successful Harvard Business School graduates

If you want to be an executive, billionaire, or US president, it’s a good idea to graduate […]

Secret to VR success? Put users at Hogwarts: Expert

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Yemen fighting unlikely to wrap up anytime soon

A Yemeni official said the Saudi-backed operation would take only days, but experts see a difficult road […]

In Transit Blog: A New Resort for Post-Hurricane Los Cabos

Last fall’s Hurricane Odile paused construction in the Los Cabos region, but the beach resort area at […]

An external review of the controversial UVA rape article reportedly skewers Rolling Stone

An external review of a controversial Rolling Stone magazine feature on sexual assault culture the University of […]

Canada Post returns to profit in 2014

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Experts: Piloting has Inherent Stress Factors

Experts agree that while no amount of personality tests could have prevented Germanwings co-pilot Andreas Lubitz from […]

Winterbottom’s new film examines media role in Amanda Knox murder trial

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Angry tenants in Spain have started a campaign against their Wall Street landlords, and it’s getting big

Spain currently has an excess of 1.4 million homes. So two years ago, Goldman Sachs and Blackstone […]

Run The Jewels’ ‘Close Your Eyes’ Is The Most Poignant Video You’ll See About Police Brutality

Rappers Killer Mike and El-P of Run The Jewels continue to tackle complex social issues head-on. This […]

Deadline‘s Dangerous Take on Hollywood Diversity

With the wild success of hit shows like Empire, Blackish, Fresh Off the Boat, How to Get […]

Twitter launches video streaming app Periscope

(Reuters) – Twitter Inc launched a video streaming app called Periscope on Thursday, just days after reports […]

Accenture raises revenue growth forecast for second time

(Reuters) – Consulting and outsourcing company Accenture Plc raised its full-year revenue growth forecast for the second […]

TPP Investor Language Will Leave Taxpayers on the Hook

The 12-nation Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) has for years been shrouded in mystery. But last night, WikiLeaks gave […]

Norwegian Air Will Adopt New Cockpit Rules

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Americans drinking less pop as energy drink consumption grows

Americans bought less soda for the tenth straight year in 2014, with diet sodas shrinking more than […]

(VIDEO) Viewable Ads Are Up By 30%: GroupM’s Montgomery

AUSTIN — If you believe some of the shocking stats over the last 18 months, close to […]

(VIDEO) Starcom’s CEO Donohue & “New Establishment” Brand Airbnb

AUSTIN — One of the benefits of working with “new establishment brands” is they come to media […]

Are Your Pensions Destroying Our Planet?

Dr Steve Waygood is responsible for Aviva Investors’ analysis, engagement and voting on environmental social and governance […]

U.S. Identifies Third American Passenger In Germanwings Crash As Robert Oliver

WASHINGTON, March 26 (Reuters) – The U.S. State Department on Thursday said the third American passenger on […]

Exclusive: New Chevy Malibu’s task – meet GM’s aggressive sales goals

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‘Downton Abbey’ Is Ending Next Season, But We Might Get A Movie

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New cockpit policy for Air Canada

Following the fatal Germanwings crash, Air Canada has announced that it will be implementing a policy change […]

Panama Canal sets sights on new $17 billion expansion project

By Simon Gardner and Elida Moreno COCOLI, Panama (Reuters) – As it enters the final stretch of […]

A-Sides with Jon Chattman: You Should Know… Karen Pittman

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Zynga must face U.S. lawsuit alleging fraud tied to IPO

(Reuters) – Zynga Inc must face a lawsuit that accuses the gaming company known for its “FarmVille” […]

An incoming NYU student is protesting the school’s $70,000 cost

One of the most expensive colleges in the US now costs more than $70,000 a year including […]

Corporations Are People

My local Starbucks barista put down her Race Together pen. Starbucks brewed Race Together – it’s racial-awareness […]

Grace Jones Documentary Added To BBC Films Slate

BBC Films is backing a documentary on Grace Jones. The film arm of the British Broadcasting Co., […]

Idaho Rep. Paul Shepherd’s Campaign Site Becomes Resource Page For LGBT Youth

Idaho Rep. Paul Shepherd (R-Riggins) got a big surprise this week when a college student reportedly purchased […]

Terry extends Chelsea deal, expresses pride

John Terry has committed himself to Chelsea until the end of 2015/16 and spoken of his delight […]

6 Tales of Tax-Time Blunders: ‘The Major Mistake I’ll Never Make Again’

It’s officially tax season — that time of year when most people aim to sail through the […]

MAP: Why oil prices spike when there’s fighting in the Gulf states

The fighting in Yemen has caused a rally in the oil markets, as people worry that there […]

A Family Adventure in Jordan and Israel

Despite the unrest that is currently engulfing the Middle-East, certain parts of it are actually a great […]

Why you should never wear leather-soled dress shoes in the rain

Leather and water don’t mix. While leather shoes won’t exactly get ruined in the rain, you should […]

US lawmakers push for auctions of gov’t spectrum

A group of U.S. lawmakers has reintroduced legislation aimed at encouraging government agencies to give up their […]

Amazon Cloud Drive’s unlimited storage plans undercut rivals

Amazon Cloud Drive is taking the “bang for your buck” throne away from Microsoft with new unlimited […]

Google embraces Internet Explorer tech to help improve Chrome’s scrolling

Google and Microsoft aren’t exactly friends, but the two companies are working closely to add some Microsoft […]

Microsoft’s Metro apps rechristened with a new, sixth name: Windows apps

After years of shuffling through various names for its modern app platform, Microsoft is keeping it simple […]

Thalhammer: Austria need more players

Austria’s women’s team coach Dominik Thalhammer spoke to FIFA.com about his side’s recent progress and their hopes […]

Top 15 Travel Spots for 2015

The New York Times Travel Show always proves to be an entertaining and efficient way to sift […]

Norwegian Air Shuttle orders 2 crew in its airliner cockpits

Europe’s third largest budget airline, Norwegian Air Shuttle, says it plans to adopt new rules requiring two […]

Tech companies call on US to end bulk collection of metadata

A slew of tech companies have joined privacy groups in calling for the U.S. government to reform […]

3 Things You Must Do When Taking a Major Career Leap

Two years ago I was working a run of the mill real estate job in midtown Manhattan. […]

Ricki’s, Bootlegger, Cleo to close some underperforming stores

The parent of Canadian fashion retailers Ricki’s, Bootlegger and Cleo says it plans to close some underperforming […]

Best Places to Watch the Sunset in the World

The setting sun is more than just a daily ritual — it’s an example of just how […]

HuffPost Love And Sex Podcast: Dating Offline In An Online World

From the emergence of the professional pick-up artist to the resurgence of old school matchmakers, an entire […]

Is A Debt Settlement Worth It?

If you’re struggling with more bills arriving each month than you’re able to pay, you might consider […]

Exclusive: Amazon Makes Even Temporary Warehouse Workers Sign 18-month Non-competes | The Verge

Amazon is the country’s largest and most sophisticated online retailer, but it still runs largely on manual […]

The 50 most desirable employers for liberal arts students

Grade school kids aren’t the only ones who dream of working for Disney one day. Turns out […]

Why Emilia Clarke turned down the lead in ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’

Emilia Clarke, who plays Daenerys Targaryen on HBO’s “Game of Thrones,” is no stranger to onscreen nudity. […]

5 Things You Need to Land a Job After Law School

If you’re one of the brave souls who is exploring law schools, or the further distinguished brave […]

U.S. questions China at WTO on banking technology restrictions

GENEVA (Reuters) – The United States is concerned about China’s restrictions on the use of foreign information […]

CRTC unveils proposal to make TV service contracts more consumer friendly

Canada’s broadcast regulator has released yet another proposal aimed at positioning consumers ahead of the country’s broadcasters. […]

Dutch regulators raid Uber offices over court ruling compliance

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – A Dutch regulatory agency raided the Amsterdam offices of taxi hailing service Uber on […]

5 wise estate-planning steps

You can’t take it with you, but you can make a good plan for leaving your wealth […]

Google’s Eric Schmidt Doesn’t Know What’s Keeping Women Out Of Tech. We Have A Few Ideas

Google’s executive chairman apparently can’t figure out why more women don’t work in the tech industry. Speaking […]

Footsteps: Searching for Evan S. Connell’s Bohemian Sausalito

The Midwestern postwar novelist made a life in California, where he frequented bars and rubbed elbows with […]

Tinder prank ‘tricked flirting men’

After a series of men on Tinder were reportedly tricked into flirting with each other, an expert […]

LIVE TODAY: FIWC 2015 Germany Qualifier

Join us at the ESL Studios in Cologne at 18:00 CET today for our live stream of […]

Beats knew Miley Cyrus’ twerk was going to happen weeks before the VMAs aired

Beats and its advertising agency R/GA knew Miley Cyrus was going to have her famous “twerk” moment, […]

Thousands Rally To Support Ole Miss Chancellor (PHOTOS)

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The University of Mississippi finds itself in turmoil after trustees ousted well-liked Chancellor […]

Dope Soda’s Bottle Drive Tour swings through Calgary

“Fishbone decided that their trombone player would play guitar, and they’d play without trombone. I thought, maybe […]

FIFA Director of Security to visit Sierra Leone

FIFA Director of Security Ralf Mutschke is set to visit Sierra Leone in the coming weeks as […]

If you want to succeed you must fail first, says the man who dreamt up the Internet of Things

Discussing the vital parts genius and failure play in creation. read more >>> Source : ZDNet.Com

Concert preview: Edmonton-raised John Stetch weaves classical with jazz

New York-based jazz pianist John Stetch got his latest Juno nomination in a roundabout way. read more […]

Victoria’s Mike Edel follows his heart musically back to his Alberta upbringing

Mike Edel has learned the importance of trusting the experts. Except when the experts are entirely, totally […]

Calgary has a few chances to get its opera on this week

Cosi fan tutte by Mozart is a comic opera. In addition to the rest of the cast, […]

You’ll be surprised by where the most powerful Fortune 500 CEOs went to college

Ivy League universities are typically seen as a fast-track to the top, but many business executives followed […]

Indiana emergency for HIV ‘epidemic’

The governor of Indiana has declared a public health emergency and authorised a needle sharing programme, after […]

Liberia’s Almost Last Ebola Patient Grateful but Still Grieving

Beatrice Yardolo was to make history as Liberia’s last Ebola patient. Liberians recently started counting down 42 […]

PayPal fined for illegal payments

PayPal agrees a £5.1m payout over allegations it allowed payments from accounts deemed enemies of the state […]

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