Fry, Cumberbatch, Appeal for Overturning of 1950s Homosexuality Convictions in Britain

The 57th Evening Standard Theatre Awards - Drinks Reception

Comedian Stephen Fry and actor Benedict Cumberbatch have joined a campaign to get a royal pardon for the 49,000 British gay men persecuted in the 1950s, the Express reported. The 38-year-old Sherlock star and 57-year-old comedian have joined countless more in the campaign to rewrite history for the thousands of gay men who were convicted, the report More...

Steve Madden CEO Rosenfeld Buys Waterproof Boots Company Blondo

Blondo

It’s a bit late in the season to buy a waterproof boots company, but Steve Madden has done it, according to a press release. Blondo, which has been around for more than More...

J&J Signs MOU With Israeli InsuLine Medical Device

INSULINE

J&J will help get regulatory approval for InsuPad, which reduces injected insulin uptake speed in diabetics by nearly 50%.     The share of Israeli company InsuLine More...

Mobli Media and Takehollywood Partner on Video Content

Takehollywood

Mobli Media, an Israeli mobile social networks, photo and video-sharing platform, has cut a deal with Takehollywood, the first online learning platform for aspiring actors and More...

SCR Cow Intelligence Solutions Now Available in CRV Ovalert Program

cow intelligence

SCR Cow Monitoring Technology to be Incorporated in CRV’s Ovalert Herd Management System Israel’s SCR Engineers announced that starting from February 2015, SCR Cow Intelligence More...

Schumer Gonzales

Senate Banking Committee Advances Iran Sanctions Bill

The U.S. Senate Banking Committee voted on Thursday to advance an Iran sanctions bill that has been a source of deep tension between the White House and Congress. Approved in More...

Former Mossad Chief Dagan: Netanyahu’s Trip to US Worst Damage to Israel’s Security

Former Mossad chief Meir Dagan has criticized Israel Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu, and his plan to address the US Congress, which he says will seriously harm Israel’s relations More...

Koch Brothers’ War Chest Sends Tom Steyer, Democrats, to the Trenches

The Democrats see it as a David versus Goliath battle, while Republicans may see it as nothing more than pot-shots against the free market, but almost everyone has an opinion More...

Guggenheim’s Alan Schwartz Invests in Shipping Disruptor, Roadie

Alan Schwartz

Roadie, the Uber of package delivery, is on the road with $10 million in Series A funding, as reported by Techcrunch. The More...

Ashton Kutcher Gets an a+ for Social Media Platform

Ashton Kutcher with Yoga Tablet 2 Pro.

Ashton Kutcher is behind the launch of A+ a “social-driven technology platform,” according to PR Newswire. Since More...

Mark Zuckerberg @ Disrupt SF Facebook Is Huge, but Zuckerberg Not in It for the Money

Facebook dramatically grew its sales and revenues, but growth comes at a price, as it also...

Einhorn, founder and president of Greenlight Capital, smiles as he speaks at the Sohn Investment Conference in New York Will David Einhorn Tell Apple What to Do With Its Money Again?

Call it a “quality problem.” Apple, which announced the biggest quarterly profit in history, to the...

Fred Wilpon Rob Manfred Reveals Why Madoff Victim-Mets Owner Fred Wilpon Is So Cheap

Fred Wilpon, Mets owner, real estate developer, and victim of Bernie Madoff’s infamous Ponzi scheme, has...

Russia’s Capital and Investment Outflows Reach Unprecedented Levels

russians

According to data from the Russian Central Bank, the country’s capital outflows totaled $151 billion in 2014, More...

Soros Planning $1 Billion Investment in Auto Dealerships

George Soros, chairman of Soros Fund Management, is interested in investing in auto dealerships, reports said. Soros More...

Carl Icahn Dances the Hora Over Apple, Does Teshuvah on Netflix

Carl Icahn is dancing the hora over Apple’s historic $18 billion sales, the largest of any company in More...

ACLU Takes Action to Prevent Jailing of Poor People Over Nonpayment of Debt

Kevin Thompson with his niece

A federal lawsuit has been filed in the U.S. to challenge debt collection practices that have resulted in the More...

Ben & Jerry’s Fraudster Jumps in Hoboken Dumpster to Evade Arrest

A Brooklyn man who bought 12 $100 gift cards with a fake credit card at a Ben & Jerry’s at Hoboken, More...

Son Says Nikolai Doroshenko Not in Hiding, He Is Just Shy

Cambodian officials have issued an arrest warrant for dual Russian and Cambodian citizen, Nikolai Doroshenko, More...