Remembering Syndicated Gossip Columnist Liz SmithFri, 17 Nov 2017 15:16:04 -0500 Smith, who died Sunday, started her daily column for The New York Daily News in 1976. In 2000, she told Fresh Air: "I always held back from writing things that were intentionally hurtful."
Climate Change Ripens Prospects For German WinemakersFri, 17 Nov 2017 05:00:00 -0500 While Spanish and Italian growers worry heat will dry out vines, in Germany, warming has made for better Rieslings. And one scientist says they couldn't be making red wine so good otherwise.
Key Words: Even Adidas is watching NetflixSat, 18 Nov 2017 00:41:15 GMT Global creative director says Adidas has to consider any other company with whom a potential customer might spend money — and not just rival athletic-gear makers — a rival.
Stitch Fix fumbles IPO despite strong underlying businessSat, 18 Nov 2017 00:17:52 GMT Shares of the San Francisco-based company started trading on Nasdaq Friday, and topped $18.53, well above the initial public offering price of $15. But investors reversed the stock’s early gains and sent the stock to close at $15.15. After hours, Stitch Fix briefly traded at $14.99. The day’s trading was not exactly a textbook success, IPO watchers said.
How To Use The Holidays To Advance Your CareerFri, 17 Nov 2017 12:16:24 -0500 The holidays are traditionally a time to gather with friends and family, but they’re also a time to reflect on the year’s achievements and set one’s sights on goals one hopes to achieve in the coming year. Festivities around the holidays offer ample opportunities for career advancement and industry networking — but mindfulness is key.
Black Friday 2017 Appliance Deals: Cheapest Washers, Dryers And Refrigerators Thu, 16 Nov 2017 15:16:15 -0500 Furnishing a new apartment or home? Black Friday is the perfect day to find deals for household appliances. Home Depot, Best Buy, Sears and others all have to deals for refrigerators, washers and toasters.
With the holidays right around the corner, getting those big-ticket items for friends and family is cheaper with Black Friday deals.
Southwest Airlines Pilot Arrested For Loaded Gun In Carry-On BagThu, 16 Nov 2017 15:04:40 -0500 A Southwest Airlines pilot was arrested Wednesday at St. Louis Lambert International Airport after security officials for the Transportation Security Administration found a loaded 9mm pistol in the first officer’s carry-on luggage.
Why Nevada’s New Lethal Injection Is UnethicalWed, 15 Nov 2017 20:40:03 -0500 Nevada has temporarily called off its first inmate execution in 11 years. Scott Dozier, sentenced for the 2002 murder of his 22-year-old drug associate, Jeremiah Miller, was to be put to death on Nov. 14.
Bird Smashes Into American Airlines Flight, Gets Lodged In Plane's NoseWed, 15 Nov 2017 17:37:45 -0500 A recent American Airlines flight from Mexico City to Miami was struck by a bird that became lodged in the plane’s nose mid-flight. The airline confirmed the incident in a statement to International Business Times.
“American Airlines Flight 1498 from Mexico City to Miami encountered a bird strike upon landing Nov. 14. The flight landed safely and taxied to the gate,” the airline said. “The aircraft was temporarily taken out of service as our maintenance team repaired the radome. The aircraft was repaired, and returned to scheduled service later that same day.”