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A Complete Ranking of ESPN’s ‘30 for 30’ Films

ESPN’s acclaimed “30 for 30” series returns tonight with its 52nd entry, <i>Hawaiian: The Legend of Eddie Aikau</i>, an examination of the life of a …

Boeing goes head to head with Airbus after Dreamliner woes

When British Airways takes delivery of its first 787 Dreamliner at Heathrow this week, it will mark another step in the rehabilitation of Boeing's reputation, and a minor victory in one of the world's great corporate battles.<p>For Boeing, this is a further opportunity to restore the reputation and …

Best New Hotels 2017 | Hot List - Condé Nast Traveler

Previous<p>The World's Most Beautiful Train Stations<p>Our Editors' Favorite Places to Travel Solo<p>A Road Trip Through Portugal's Algarve Region<p>The Best Cities for Expats<p>The Best Hidden Beaches in Italy<p>Next<p>Eat Your Way Across the Globe<p>The food we live and fly for.<p>Previous<p>World's Best Cities for Street Food<p>…

Tesla Takes A Breather Passing $184/Share Due To Outstanding Convertible Debt, Warrants

Tesla has been on a tear in 2013, showing its first quarterly profit, raising $1 billion in cash, paying off its government loan, and enjoying a more than 400% gain in its share price year to date.<p>Today, however, Tesla slipped 6%, settling around the $180 per share mark. After having risen to a 52 …

United Airlines Offering Air Force Academy A Lift, Since They Can't Get Anywhere With The Shutdown

The long reach of the government shutdown may have yet another victim: The Navy-Air Force football game, which is scheduled for kickoff this Saturday in Annapolis, Md., in front of a sold-out crowd.<p>As both teams (indeed, the entire schools) are reliant on federal funding in one way or another, …

Designer Marc Jacobs Says 'Au Revoir' To Louis Vuitton

Louis Vuitton is losing its creative designer, Marc Jacobs, who is leaving the company to focus on his own line. He was the highest profile American designer at a major European fashion house, according to <i>The Wall Street Journal.</i><p>Jacobs, 50, was known for his outrageous runway shows. Per <i>Women's Wear</i> …

Holiday In China Leads To The World's Most Horrifying Traffic Jams

It's the Golden Week holiday in China. This is the time of year when hundreds of millions of urban Chinese residents take some time off and travel to their rural home.<p>China's railways already had a record 10.33 million passengers on October 1, the first day of the Golden Week holiday. This was up …

Your Best Friends Are Still Your Best Way To Get A New Job

Forty years ago Mark Granovetter wrote a seminal article called “The Strength of Weak Ties” that upended conventional wisdom about the best way to find a job. Connections via good friends, so people said, were the ticket to employment. When Granovetter surveyed 54 people who had recently changed …

US Instagram users will soon see ads in their feeds

Instagram is gearing up to monetize all of your colorful border-enhanced photos, and you may not like what that means for your feed. Beginning "in the next couple months," Instagram users in the United States will see "an occasional ad" sandwiched between their friends' photos and videos. The …

Pizza Hut rolls out 3-Cheese Stuffed Crust to appeal to Millennials

Pizza Hut has big plans to extend its stuffed-crust pizza line into a brand with wider appeal with an additional line that stuffs three cheeses into the crust.<p>Stuffed-crust pizza is about to grow up.<p>On Friday, Pizza Hut, the nation's pizza giant, will announce plans to roll out a more adult-focused …

Samsung forecasts record quarterly profit

<b>Samsung Electronics, the world's biggest mobile phone and TV maker, has forecast record profits for the July-to-September quarter.</b><p>It expects operating profit of 10.1 trillion won ($9.4bn; £5.8bn) for the quarter, a 25% jump from a year ago.<p>The profit guidance beats many analyst forecasts.<p>Samsung …

Will The Correction In Precious Metals And US Treasuries Spread Into Stocks?

For precious metals investors, the last twelve months have been like 2008-9 all over again– an end to the sell-off doesn’t seem to be anywhere in the offing. US Treasury investors have been fared better, though they are still in the red, especially those who placed their bets last March and April. …

Lyft Is Expanding Its Ride-Sharing Service To Silicon Valley

Ride-sharing startup Lyft has been on a mission to make its mobile ride app available in various markets around the country, recently launching service in places like Dallas, Indianapolis, and St. Paul. But its newest market is a little closer to home: Beginning Friday evening, riders in certain …

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Smartwatches Will Be Huge By 2017: Report

Prepare for a world of cyborgs.<p>Wearable technology, which includes camera-equipped smartwatches like the Galaxy Gear and Internet-connected eyewear like Google Glass, is set to explode over the next few years, according to a report released Friday.<p>The report, from Swedish telecom market researcher …