Tag archive for ‘Committee’
Lily Bethlehem On Friday, January 30th, 2015

John McCain Calls Protesters ‘Lowlife Scum’ for Shaking Handcuffs at Henry Kissinger

CodePink, an activist women’s group concerned with combating global militarism, got some street cred for getting John McCain to call them “lowlife scum” after they shook handcuffs at former More...

Vered Weiss On Monday, January 26th, 2015

Starbucks Wakes Up and Smells the Mobile Strategy

Starbucks has the most mobile-centered strategy of any brick and mortar retailer, said Howard Schultz. “We are now averaging more than 7 million mobile transactions in our stores each week representing More...

Noam Meir On Monday, January 26th, 2015

Roman Abramovich Needs Landmarks Approval for NY Mansion

Roman Abramovich has asked New York City’s Landmarks Preservations Committee to approve his plans to combine three old townhouses on East 75th Street into one new mega mansion, The New York Post has reported. But More...

Tibi Singer On Saturday, January 24th, 2015

Arab Labor Members Threaten to Walk if Party Keeps the Name ‘Zionist Camp’

MKs Yitzchak Herzog and Tzipi Livni can’t catch a break. The two center-left politicians, who co-lead the Labor list this elecetion season, figured it would be a clever move to change the name of the More...

Eli Horn On Thursday, January 22nd, 2015

Disbelief All Around at Appointment of Struggling Fred Wilpon to MLB Finance Committee

  New York Mets owner Fred Wilpon has been appointed as the new head of Major League Baseball’s finance committee, a questionable move considering the owner’s struggles with his personal and team’s More...

Vered Weiss On Wednesday, January 21st, 2015

As Duma Lacks Economic Solution, Russia’s Rich Keep Playing

A word to sum up the mood Russian citizens may be “disillusioned, ” particularly with its government’s inability to pull the economy out of its quagmire. The fall in the price of oil, which More...

Eli Horn On Tuesday, January 20th, 2015

Protests Erupt After Appointment of Controversial Muslim Congressman to Intelligence Committee

Top Democrats are defending their appointment of a Muslim congressman to the U.S. House Intelligence Committee after protests erupted on social media, warning the move is dangerous, AP said. House Minority More...

Reggie Reiner On Sunday, January 18th, 2015

Disney’s Bob Iger Made $46.5 Million in 2014 (Did You?)

Disney chief Bob Iger is super rich. He received a total of $46.5 Million in compensation for fiscal 2014. This marked a 36% increase from 2013. While Iger’s base salary was a paltry $2.5 million, he also More...

Eli Horn On Wednesday, January 14th, 2015

Fed Rate Hike Will Be Taken in Stride, S&P Dow Jones’ David Blitzer Says

Many financial market participants are concerned that when the U.S. Federal Reserve begins raising interest rates, stocks and bonds will plunge and the dollar will soar, wreaking havoc on the economy and More...

Gil Tanenbaum On Tuesday, January 13th, 2015

Bernie Sanders is Rocking the Boat Ahead of a Possible 2016 Presidential Run

Vermont Socialist Senator Bernie Sanders is making political waves in America ahead of what many observers believe is his intended Presidential run in the upcoming 2016 elections. He has slammed Republicans More...

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