Q&A with NFLPA exec on Dolphins, Jonathan Martin and Richie Incognito A. From the moment we learned that Jonathan Martin left the team, we were in touch with players in Miami, representatives for both Richie and Jonathan, and player leadership. That communication is ongoing. Q. Will the union represent either or both players ... 11/11/2013 - 11:02 am | View Link
Rational Group hires Betfair exec to take charge of casino team PokerStars and Full Tilt Poker parent company Rational Group has poached Betfair’s director of gaming Sam Hobcraft to manage the company’s launch of online casino products under the Full Tilt brand. Hobcraft has taken on the role of casino director and ... 11/7/2013 - 11:35 am | View Link
Exclusive Q&A with NWSL exec. director Cheryl Bailey: ‘Everything will be live, either TV or streamed’ First, it was United States Women’s National Team head coach Tom Sermanni on Thursday ... The head coach of Canada [John Herdman] is here today to see his players as well, so we’re slowly getting that ability to communicate because they’ve seen ... 05/20/2013 - 12:55 am | View Link
Rare Twitter tussle for auto leaders: Chrysler exec's battle with Trump When Chrysler executive Ralph Gilles used Twitter to slam billionaire Donald Trump for circulating false reports that ... that you don't have to go out through your communications team, that it doesn't have to be filtered," Wollborg said. 11/3/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Trump, Chrysler exec continue sparring on Twitter over Jeep in China The war of Twitter words over Jeep and China between Chrysler executive Ralph Gilles and businessman Donald Trump continued Friday. Trump tweeted Thursday that Chrysler was planning to move Jeep manufacturing jobs to China. Gilles responded to Trump ... 11/2/2012 - 9:19 am | View Link
Hong Kong late yesterday confirmed its second case of deadly H7N9 bird flu. A mainlander aged 80 who lives in the boarding city of Shenzhen tested positive for H7N9 in a Hong Kong hospital on Friday while seeking treatment for a chronic illness, the government said late yesterday. Some 140 people died in a H7N9 outbreak in the mainland earlier this year that wreaked havoc and caused billions of dollars of losses in the country’s poultry industry.
Riccardo G.’s profile on CouchSurfing.com, the website that partners intrepid wanderers with willing hosts, notes that he lives in the “best neighborhood to go out and have drinks,” that he offers a “cozy/clean/nice sofa/couch” and that he’ll even let you bring your “small dog, if you just can’t live without him.” He describes himself as “amazing, outgoing, funny, smart” and says his interests include friends, eating, drinking, the gym and puppies.
STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - One of the three Americans who won this year's Nobel prize for economics said bloated public deficits on both sides of the Atlantic meant that recession remained a real risk for 2014. Eugene Fama, who shares this year's 8 million crown ($1.2 million) prize with Robert Shiller and Lars Peter Hansen, said on Saturday that highly indebted governments in the United States and Europe posed a constant threat to the global economy.