|This Week in True-Crime Podcasts: Hell and Gone, Mile Higher, and More|
Added: 18.10.2018 20:08 | 1 views | 0 comments
The true-crime podcast universe is ever expanding. We’re here to make it a bit smaller, a bit more manageable. There are a lot of great shows and each has a lot of great episodes, so we want to highlight the exceptional, the noteworthy. Each week for the month of October,
|Disruption makes startup investors balance caution against fear of missing out|
Added: 18.10.2018 19:24 | 0 views | 0 comments
A new study finds that fear of missing out motivates investors to give money early to startups with a disruptive vision. However, those backers are reluctant to invest too much in unproven ideas that might not take off. In other words, disruptive startups are more likely to raise money, but they receive smaller amounts than less-threatening ventures.
|Nathan Chen, Yale student, swaps books for boots at Skate America|
Added: 18.10.2018 19:19 | 5 views | 0 comments
Nathan Chen is nearly two months into a new, unique training situation — 3,000 miles from his coach while taking freshman classes at Yale.
|'Appreciative' Dawn Wells accepts $197K in donations from GoFundMe page|
Added: 18.10.2018 19:17 | 12 views | 0 comments
"Gilligan's Island" star Dawn Wells has accepted the $197K raised in a GoFundMe campaign. The funds will be placed in a trust and donors can see how the money is being spent, her rep, Harlan Boll, told USA TODAY.
|Phoenix midterm ballot proposal at ‘forefront’ of effort to eliminate dark-money donors|
Added: 18.10.2018 18:36 | 12 views | 0 comments
Anonymous spending with the intention of influencing an election has raised concern throughout the country and specifically in Phoenix, where a ballot measure could be at the ‘forefront’ of bringing dark money spending to light.
|Invesco to Buy OppenheimerFunds From MassMutual|
Added: 18.10.2018 17:55 | 3 views | 0 comments
Invesco agreed to buy rival Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance’s OppenheimerFunds unit for $5.7 billion, adding to a string of acquisitions that have transformed the firm into a $1 trillion money manager.
|Blackstone waves off concerns over Saudi funding|
Added: 18.10.2018 17:33 | 11 views | 0 comments
Blackstone Group LP , the U.S. buyout firm which is relying on Saudi Arabia to provide half the money for its planned $40 billion infrastructure fund, waved off concerns about funding on Thursday even as controversy rages over the disappearance of a Saudi journalist that has frayed relations between Wall Street and the oil-rich kingdom.
|JetBlue is giving away free flights to volunteers in November - with a catch|
Added: 18.10.2018 17:18 | 16 views | 0 comments
As part of JetBlue's For Good Month, the airline is flying a plane full of people to "Destination Good" for a volunteer experience on Nov. 27.
|Man rescued after falling into Arizona mine shaft|
Added: 18.10.2018 17:16 | 10 views | 0 comments
Crews from an Arizona sheriff's office have rescued a man who became trapped after falling into an old abandoned mine shaft on Monday. (Oct. 18)
|ESA underpayment: Who is entitled to backdated benefits?|
Added: 18.10.2018 16:41 | 8 views | 0 comments
There are 180,000 people who may be owed money from the Department for Work and Pensions.