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NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Here are 10 things you should know for Thursday, Aug. 21: 1. -- U.S. stock futures rose and European stocks gained early Thursday but Asian sharesaended mixed after aaweak China manufacturing survey. U.S. investors will turn their...
From: TheStreet | By: Joseph Woelfel | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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If the 'Right to be Forgotten' were implemented in your country, would it threaten the public interest? Global Voices editors are asking experts worldwide for their thoughts on the issue.
From: Global Voices | By: Ellery Roberts Biddle | Wednesday, August 20, 2014
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The reeling Detroit Tigers are starting to regain their footing at Tropicana Field, and Wednesday's exceptional outing from Rick Porcello may be the one that gets them balanced again. The 25-year-old right-hander picked up his 14th victory by tossing...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Mark Townsend | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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Marcos Rojo is officially with Manchester United, and The Iron Tulip has spoken about his latest acquisition. Louis van Gaal scouted his new defender and articulated what his new role might be. Van Gaal told the club’s official website, ManUtd.com:...
From: The Sports Bank | By: paulmbanks | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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Your browser does not support iframes. Garrett Richards' breakout season for the Los Angeles Angels is in jeopardy after a gruesome knee injury sustained Wednesday night against the Boston Red Sox. Richards, the team's best pitcher, was running to cover...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Mike Oz | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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Sports customs say that players can swap numbers upon arriving at a new team, but they don't always come cheap. Baltimore Orioles pitcher Kevin Gausman, for instance, recently got a Rolex for agreeing to give Ubaldo Jimenez No. 31 after Jimenez signed...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Mike Oz | Wednesday, August 20, 2014
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Vulcan Materials is seeing volumes rise for its asphalt and concrete as construction demand increases nationwide, said James Abate, portfolio manager for the Centre American Select Equity Fund....
From: TheStreet | By: Gregg Greenberg | Wednesday, August 20, 2014
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Can't be that proud of it
From: The Daily Caller | By: Sarah Hurtubise | Wednesday, August 20, 2014
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Investors should not ignore environmental, social and governance (ESG) risks in their portfolios, said David Sand, portfolio manager for the CCM Alternative Income Fund....
From: TheStreet | By: Gregg Greenberg | Wednesday, August 20, 2014
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Sanchez Energy shares are not done heading higher due to the driller's savvy Eagle Ford Shale purchase, said Lamar Villere, portfolio manager for the Villere Balanced Fund....
From: TheStreet | By: Gregg Greenberg | Wednesday, August 20, 2014
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It might come as a surprise to liberal-leaning observers, but Microsoft, a corporation known for its efforts toward environmental stability, has been working with the American Legislative Executive Council (ALEC), acting as a member of its Communications...
From: Pando Daily | By: David Holmes | Tuesday, August 19, 2014
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Kole Calhoun went to the bullpen to give the Los Angeles Angels some much-needed relief Tuesday night — though he is neither pitcher nor manager. Playing right field at Fenway Park in the second inning, Calhoun drifted back, jumped high, reached into...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: David Brown | Wednesday, August 20, 2014
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  Former major league pitcher Curt Schilling, in remission from mouth cancer, told WEEI radio in Boston on Wednesday morning that he'll "go to his grave" believing he got sick because he chewed smokeless tobacco for 30 years. Schilling, who turns 48...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: David Brown | Wednesday, August 20, 2014
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NEW YORK (Real Money) -- Ten years ago today, Google a launched its initial public offering at the equivalent of $42.50 a share and it's been off to the races ever since, with the stock hitting $597 today. That's a remarkable run, one that has far exceeded...
From: TheStreet | By: Jim Cramer | Tuesday, August 19, 2014
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NEW YORK (TheStreet) — Home prices are in the news again, as the National Association of Realtors reports that home-price growth slowed in the second quarter of 2014. In fact, the year-over-year home price appreciation is at its lowest point since...
From: TheStreet | By: Brian O'Connell | Wednesday, August 20, 2014
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Occidental Petroleum shares will be fueled by share repurchases once it completes its asset sales and California Resources spin-off, said Frank Gallagher, portfolio manager for the Visium Event Driven Fund....
From: TheStreet | By: Gregg Greenberg | Wednesday, August 20, 2014
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The Washington Nationals beat the Arizona Diamondbacks for a second straight game and won their eighth overall Tuesday night in Nationals Park. Can Tanner Roark lead the Nats to their ninth win in a row? Though Matt Williams has thus far refused to look...
From: Federal Baseball | By: Patrick Reddington | Wednesday, August 20, 2014
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By Miles Raymer Watch clip from Oct. 27 release revealed during a Yahoo livestream fan event
From: Entertainment Weekly | Tuesday, August 19, 2014
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Pop star Taylor Swift's new single and livestream showcase her honest-yet-savvy image...
From: The Atlantic | By: Julie Beck | Tuesday, August 19, 2014
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How can you buy a 9.0 rated copy of Action Comics #1? Is there a new viral site for Captain America: The Winter Soldier? Want to see the Avengers: Age of Ultron Comic-Con trailer, via storyboards? Where can you see a clip from the Roger Corman Fantastic...
From: SlashFilm | By: Germain Lussier | Tuesday, August 19, 2014
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Jennifer Aniston is fortunate enough to be able to retain her preppy charm she was known and famous for on the hit sitcom Friends. Mid-40s is typically a dreaded age in Hollywood. This is when casting agents begin to assume that you’re auditioning...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Asher Bayot | Tuesday, August 19, 2014
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Each age group has its own quirky mobile habits. ...
From: The Atlantic | By: Robinson Meyer | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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Michael Crabtree is hoping for a bounce-back season after missing most of 2013 with an Achilles injury, but fantasy owners should not take the risk in drafting the San Francisco 49ers receiver. The former first-round pick has dealt with various injury...
From: Bleacher Report | By: Rob Goldberg | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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Nick Cannon and Mariah Carey are no longer living together, and they haven’t been for months. Instead of letting the world continue to wonder about the status of his marriage to Mariah Carey, Nick Cannon decided to address the divorce rumors during...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Treva Bowdoin | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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A day after the tragic death of starting center Jason Bitsko, the Kent State players have already come up with a way to honor their fallen teammate. Head coach Paul Haynes said Thursday that Bitsko’s teammates will wear his number, No. 54, on the side...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Sam Cooper | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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Mimi is emancipated once again
From: Time | By: Eliana Dockterman | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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In a shocking revelation in the Ferguson shooting of Michael Brown, the St. Louis medical examiner says the assistant forensic pathologist hired by the Brown family is a fake — and has a checkered past. Dr. Mary Case, who was charged with the first...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Bradley Ryder | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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Garrett Richards' injured knee, it turns out, is as bad as it looked. The Los Angeles Angels ace has a torn patella tendon in left knee, the team announced Thursday. It will require surgery and keep him out six to nine months. His season, obviously,...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Mike Oz | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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What are the key ingredients needed for any successful fantasy football draft party? Beer? Check. Buds? Of course. Smack? Holy (Kenny) Britt YA!    Now ask yourself, what’s needed to make the annual experience all the more memorable? VEGAS! Yahoo’s...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Yahoo Sports Staff | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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You can say a lot of things about Green Bay, and coming from someone who lived near there for a while, I've said all of them myself. But if you do an "NFL's best fans" ranking and have anyone but Packers fans in the top spot, you're trying too hard to...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Frank Schwab | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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Nick Cannon confirmed he and his wife Mariah Carey have separated. “There is trouble in paradise,” he told The Insider With Yahoo on Thursday. “We have been living in separate houses for a few months.” The 33-year-old actor, producer and television...
From: The Wrap | By: Travis Reilly and Tony Maglio | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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The music streaming service has more female employees than many of its peers in tech. ...
From: The Atlantic | By: Adrienne LaFrance | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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Nick Cannon is opening up about his and Mariah Carey‘s marriage trouble and he has confirmed that they are living apart. “There is trouble in paradise,” the 33-year-old America’s Got Talent host told The Insider With Yahoo. “We have been living...
From: Just Jared | By: Just Jared | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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Corporate reincorporations overseas may suddenly be a hot topic in Washington....
From: TheStreet | By: David Marcus and Sarah Pringle | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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Kevin Love's escape from Minnesota has been a long time coming. "My patience is not high," the star forward told Yahoo Sports' Marc J. Spears all the way back in the summer of 2012. "Would yours be, especially when I'm a big proponent of greatness surrounding...
From: Bleacher Report | By: Stephen Babb | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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In the impending trade slated to send Kevin Love to join LeBron James, Kyrie Irving and the Cleveland Cavaliers, per Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports, Anthony Bennett has become something of a superfluous pawn—no one knows who really wants him or...
From: Bleacher Report | By: Jim Cavan | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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Tim "The Secretary of Defense" Howard's immense performance against Belgium at the World Cup is something that is still exhausting just to think about over a month later, so it should come as no surprise that he has announced a well deserved year-long...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Brooks Peck | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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David Price couldn't have been much better than he was Thursday facing his old teammates for the first time. The offense of his new team, the Detroit Tigers, on the other hand, could have helped Price a lot more in his return to Tropicana Field to face...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Mike Oz | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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A look around the league and the Web that covers it. It's also important to note that the rotation order and starting nods aren't always listed in order of importance. That's for you, dear reader, to figure out. C: Triangle Offense, Sports Illustrated...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Dan Devine | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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According to CNN, Ebola is a moderately contagious virus with a high fatality rate. Ebola is not transmitted through the air, but through body fluid contracted from an infected person or contaminated objects from an infected person. The World Health...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Renee | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- The heated debate between inflation hawks and doves is about to amp up a couple of notches as Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen gets her own forumato broadcast her economic views on Friday. U.S. stocks settled on a firm note...
From: TheStreet | By: Andrea Tse | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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Headlines today say that eBay is still considering a spin off of PayPal. The reports manage to be, at the same time, both thrilling and “duh.” If it happens, a PayPal spin-off would be one of the most exciting tech spin-offs ever, with big ramifications...
From: Pando Daily | By: Sarah Lacy | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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With Mario Balotelli on the verge of completing a £16million move from Milan to Liverpool, he leaves a country with vocal segments that don't like him very much for one that he isn't particularly fond of. After ending his three-year stint with Man City...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Brooks Peck | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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The San Francisco branch of renowned international wax museum Madame Tussauds unveiled its newest addition on Thursday — newly minted Los Angeles Lakers point guard Jeremy Lin, who played his high school ball about 45 minutes outside the city in Palo...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Dan Devine | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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I'm not going to list off the common and inane "mistakes to avoid" that are regularly trumpeted in this kind of piece; let's try to be better than that. Everyone knows not to draft off last year's stats. Everyone knows not to rely on a magazine cheat...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Scott Pianowski | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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Your browser does not support iframes. Chris Rock isn't Jim Harbaugh, that's for sure. Which is to say, the famous comedian very obviously isn't a foul-ball hawk when he visits a baseball stadium. At Thursday's Houston Astros-New York Yankees game at...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Mike Oz | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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Look, at this point, we’re used to being let down when NHL teams reveal new jerseys. From the influx of black to weird piping, our favorite hockey teams really know how to disappoint us. (Same goes for whenever Nike gets involved with international...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Sean Leahy | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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When Texas A&M arrives at South Carolina’s Williams-Brice Stadium for next Thursday night’s season opener, the Aggies will be greeted by Gamecocks’ head coach Steve Spurrier. No, the Ol’ Ball Coach will not be personally waiting outside the...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Sam Cooper | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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Fantasy Football is driven by value and Average Draft Position. Correction: WINNING Fantasy Football is driven by value and Average Draft Position. Let's take a look at our Carolina Panthers and how they are being valued by the Fantasy Football Community....
From: Cat Scratch Reader | By: FF Companion | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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Fact: The San Francisco Giants became the first team since 1986 to have a protest upheld by MLB after a tarp malfunction during their Tuesday game vs. the Chicago Cubs forced it to be called early. Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the...
From: Bleacher Report | By: Daily Facts | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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