The Pleasure Domes of Florida
Without the great hotels—the Royal Palm, the Tampa Bay, the Breakers, the Biltmore, to mention but a few—there would be no Miami, no condo canyons, no I–95, no gated communities. South Florida might still be under water, just as Disston's mistake ...
July 8, 2015
Job market's new normal: Smaller workforce, sluggish pay
(Ben Garver/The Berkshire Eagle via AP). In this June 19, 2015 "The Fed may recognize that this is a new labor-market normal, and it will begin to normalize monetary policy," said Patrick O'Keefe, an economist at accounting and consulting firm ...
July 3, 2015
Sunburn — The morning read of what's hot in Florida politics — June 17
Asked if Guantanamo Bay should remain open he replied, “Yes.” He knocked Hillary Clinton for dodging the press. “It's ridiculous.” Bush has been one of the most accessible candidates on the campaign trail. Bush called Clinton “smart,” and said she ...
June 17, 2015
Marc Benioff inspires students at UC Berkeley graduation
"That was like turning the clock back 60 years." He immediately sent a tweet: "We are forced to dramatically reduce our investment in Indiana based on our employees' and customers' outrage over the Religion Freedom Bill." His company, Salesforce, was ...
May 17, 2015
Short-Term Rentals Are Squeezing Out Berkeley Renters
They are most troubled by property owners who remove units with kitchens from the market, thereby decreasing Berkeley's housing supply. There are about 400 rent-controlled units now being used only as short-term rentals, according to the Rent ...
May 27, 2015
Warriors survive test they needed as Pelicans squander golden opportunity
Game 1 was a test in name alone, but the Pelicans' late push after trailing by 25 points was as much about the clock not ticking away quickly enough as it was New Orleans as true challenger. But this was different: an 11-point Pelicans lead in the ...
April 21, 2015
Blackhawks rally to stun Lightning 2-1 in Final opener
Nothing worked for Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane — but with their two stars off the ice and the clock dwindling, the Blackhawks' role players delivered to crush the Amalie Arena crowd celebrating Tampa Bay's first trip to the Final since winning the ...
In Winehouse Documentary 'Amy', Celebrity Is Villain
"A charmer," describes Yasiin Bey (Mos Def), immediately ... Jordan News Agency) The Amman Stock Exchange (ASE) on Thursday opened trading with a drop to 2124 points from its yesterday's closure of 2126 points.The market index fluctuated in the first
July 2, 2015
... served as a Finance Director of Time Inc., where he was responsible for accounting and financial management for Time Editorial. Mr. Berk also served as a General Manager of Ziff Davis, for the print, online and custom publishing initiatives for ...
June 29, 2015
Facebook now worth more than Wal-Mart on stock market
NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook is now bigger than Wal-Mart, at least when it comes to its value on the stock market. The world's biggest online social network knocked the world's largest retailer out of the top 10 list of the highest-valued companies in the ...
Chief Executive Officer and President, T&B Equipment Company, Inc. Mr. Berk Ellis has been the Chief Executive Officer and President at T&B Equipment Company, Inc. since 2002. After starting at T&B part-time during Mr. Ellis' high school years, he became a ...
June 21, 2015
Markets recover from early shock, set hopes on coalition scenarios
While the markets responded ... an all-time low after the release of preliminary results, while the basket of currencies including the greenback and the euro reached 2.96, weakening as much as 5.4 percent. The main stock index Borsa ?stanbul (B?ST ...
June 20, 2015
Berk-Tek Leviton Technologies' Cat 6A Cabling System Meets 100-Watt Standard for Power Over Ethernet
visit the Berk-Tek Leviton Technologies website. About Leviton Network Solutions Leviton Network Solutions delivers complete network infrastructure systems for enterprise, data center, government, education, health care and residential markets around the ...
May 27, 2015
Investors losing faith in Erdo?an, US daily says
“For the first time in at least a decade, Turkey is simultaneously suffering from slowing economic growth, declining bond and stock markets, a currency that's performing abysmally, and the perception that its credit is deteriorating, according to data ...
April 28, 2015