US home building is surging, but job growth isn't The resurgent U.S. housing market has sent builders calling again for Richard Vap, who owns a drywall installation company. Vap would love to help - if he could hire enough qualified people. "There is a shortage of manpower," says Vap, owner of South Valley Drywall in Littleton, Colo. More
Banks Revive Risky Loans and Mortgages Investments that were vulnerable in the last financial crisis and believed to be gone for good have largely escaped new rules that were made to prevent another crisis. More
Taqa Group Will Pay $1.6 Billion for India Hydroelectric Plants - BusinessWeek TAQA to buy 2 power plants from Jaiprakash Power Ventures for $1.6 ... - Livemint.com 03/2/2014 - 3:53 pm | View Link
Pay row over Abbott's 'green army' - Sydney Morning Herald Tony Abbott's green army enlisting now - Sydney Morning Herald 03/1/2014 - 12:38 pm | View Link
TNA Wrestlers Asked to Take Less Pay, Sacrifice Poster, Richards - ProWrestling.com TNA Wrestling trying more budget cuts - Examiner.com 03/1/2014 - 10:35 am | View Link
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Da Brat ordered to pay $6.4 million in violent assault on former ... - Examiner.com Da Brat to pay total of $6.4 million to assault victim - Fox 23 New York 03/1/2014 - 9:08 am | View Link
Making Russia Pay? It’s Not So Simple That is the same menu of actions that was offered to President George W. Bush in 2008, when Russia went to war with Georgia, another balky former Soviet republic. Yet the costs imposed at that time proved only marginally effective and short-lived. 03/1/2014 - 9:57 pm | View Link
Pay back Native Americans But the administration still needs to square up with tribes over past underpayments. According to certified agency reports from the Bureau of Indian Affairs and the Indian Health Service, the accumulated contract underpayments over the past two decades ... 03/1/2014 - 9:14 pm | View Link
Low pay may be to blame for airline pilot shortage: GAO United States regional airlines have a hard time finding pilots because of low wages and new rules mandating more experience for entry-level aviators, according to a government study published on Friday, according to the Associated Press. The US Government ... 03/1/2014 - 8:54 pm | View Link
A Player’s Attacks Pay Off at a Tournament in Minsk Bf8 instead of 29 ... Ree7. After that, it was a wipeout. Savchenko resigned after 35 Rf1. The only way to avoid checkmate would have been 35 ... Qf6, but Black’s position would still have been hopeless after 36 Qh5 Ke7 37 Rf6 Kf6 38 Qe5. 03/1/2014 - 5:21 pm | View Link
Independent Spirit Awards Pay Tribute to James Gandolfini, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Roger Ebert Midway through the Santa Monica-set awards show, Cate Blanchett introduced a tribute to James ... 12 Years a Slave producer Brad Pitt seemed to have tears in his eyes. The crowd gave the trio a standing ovation after the tribute. 03/1/2014 - 1:14 pm | View Link
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As long as there are fast food restaurants, there will be attempted burglaries. And because not all crimes happen when there are people around, we’re especially thankful to the Philadelphia Burger King that caught two bumbling buddies who forced their way inside in the wee hours of the morning and proceed to generally be incompetent.
Police are looking for the two suspects featured in the security footage (H/T to Deadspin) for breaking in and damaging a cash register monitor.
One of the biggest criticisms aimed at Google’s Chromebooks is that they are online-only machines – ergo, no Internet, no point. How true is this statement? Is a Chromebook without a connection akin to a car without an engine, or can the device still operate as a valuable and efficient productivity hub?
Design collective Urban-Think Tank recently released plans for housing that could help improve the infrastructure and general living conditions for residents of South Africa’s informal settlements. Empower Shack is a two storey structure designed to be not only affordable, but also easy to replicate in other areas. With more than 15 percent of the country’s population housed across 2,700 slum towns, it’s an important step that could help address extreme economic inequality.
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Would you like to play games before they’re even released to the public? With Steam Early Access, you can! The service grants you paid access to games that are still in development for a price that’s usually cheaper than what the game would cost at launch. Plus, you can offer feedback and impact the final product.