Israeli ISIS-Style Gay Posters Enrage Folks Who Don’t Get the Joke

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Drek (the word means excrement in Yiddish), an Israeli gay Facebook-based event promoter, has caught a lot of flack for using an Islamic State lookalike photo to publicize a party. Drek, a wild but good natured outfit running parties in the Tel Aviv area (the city that never sleeps, and all that), used pictures imitating the beheading videos from the familar executions of David Haines, James Foley and Steven Sotloff, to invite folks to a club night More...

Ingram Micro to Handle Dell’s Portfolio in the UK

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Dell’s management was complaining not long ago that it was under-distributed in Europe. Now that it has signed with Ingram Micro to handle its portfolio in the UK, its prayers More...

Clal Biotech: No Evidence of Misconduct by Us

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Clal Biotechnology Industries Ltd. (TASE: CBI) notified the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange this morning that it had contacted Hyperion Therapeutics Inc. (Nasdaq: HPTX) as part of its More...

Stephen Ross’ $6.5 Billion Santa Clara Plan Approved

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Stephen Ross’ Related Companies has announced plans for a $6.5 billion development in Santa Clara California, according to a report in The Wall Street Journal. That city, located More...

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4 Things Salesforce’s Marc Benioff Wants From Politicians

Although Salesforce’s CEO Marc Benioff has donated generously to political campaigns, he emphasizes, “I’m not a Democrat, I’m not a Republican, I’m More...

Madeleine Albright Negotiating With Paul Singer, Argentine President Kirchner

  Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright’s Stonebridge Group seeks to bring Argentine officials and their creditors to the negotiating table in what has been More...

PACMan Tom Steyer Gives NextGen $15 Million

Parties, campaigns and PACs had to meet their deadlines Saturday to disclose details from donations. Democrat and environmental activist, Tom Steyer, wrote a $15 million check More...

Ben Gurion U and Soreq Nuclear Center Get $47 Million for New Research Center

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Ben Gurion University and Israel’s Soreq Nuclear Research Center have been chosen by the Israeli government to establish More...

Israeli Arab Incubator Takwin Labs Raises $4.5 Million

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An Israeli incubator for entrepreneurs in its Arab community called Takwin Labs has announced that it has raised $4.5 million More...

GTY 486088983 E ACE ENT USA IL Mayor Rahm Emanuel Won’t Name School After President Obama

-   Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel has decided not to name a new school after his...

Dan-Gilbert Warren Buffett Dan Gilbert and Warren Buffett: The $73 Billion Men

    Dan Gilbert of QuickenLoans and Rock Ventures and Berkshire Hathaway’s Warren Buffett, representing a...

4187 Jeffrey Frankel Harvard 1 640X Harvard Professor Jeffrey Frankel: Piketty’s Missing Rentiers

- Most reviews of Thomas Piketty’s book Capital in the Twenty-First Century have already been written since its...

Russian Billionaire Yuri Milner Invests in Indian Start-Ups

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  Russian investor Yuri Milner is investing $5 million each in Olacabs and Housing.com, two Indian start-ups. More...

Blackstone Group Backs Off From Russia

Blackstone, the world’s largest manager of alternative assets, might be ending its search for new assets More...

Ben Horowitz on Anti-Social Startup Geniuses

While it takes a team player, perhaps, to be employed at a startup, the best startup innovators tend to be More...

Meilam Sued by Morgans for $210 Million Over New Hotel

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LM Legacy Group, an affiliate of Meilman Family Real Estate, has been sued by Jason Taubman Kalisman’s More...

Ben Shaoul Ordered to Remove Greenwich Village Penthouse

Photo source: RealDeal.com - Israeli born real estate developer Ben Shaoul has been ordered to remove the penthouse More...

Court to Mogul Howard Lutnick: No Basketball for You

Cantor Fitzgerald CEO Howard Lutnick filed a $36 million lawsuit against several municipal boards in the Hamptons More...