Rebecca Kaden joins Union Square Ventures as GP
Union Square Ventures has added Rebecca Kaden as a general partner. Kaden joins New York-based USV from Maveron in Seattle, where she was also a general partner. Kaden posted in a USV blog that she is excited to return to her hometown of New York and the local entrepreneurial ecosystem. "Coming home is fun for many reasons, but coming home to such a...
We Tried 5 Pumpkin Preservation Hacks To See Which One Keeps Jack-O’-Lanterns Fresh Longest
Did you know there was a way to help your jack-o’-lantern carvings last longer, thanks to pumpkin preservation hacks? The post We Tried 5 Pumpkin Preservation Hacks To See Which One Keeps Jack-O’-Lanterns Fresh Longest appeared first on Good News Network. Read More
Boy Gives Away Lemonade and 100 Free Donuts to Police “Superheroes”
Oliver Davis wanted to say thank you to all the Kansas City police officers for their hard work, calling them the only superheroes he needs. The post Boy Gives Away Lemonade and 100 Free Donuts to Police “Superheroes” appeared first on Good News Network. Read More
A Simple 3-Step Method To Protect Your Portfolio In Q4
The benchmark S&P 500 has risen by a whopping 24% since November 2016. The higher it goes, the more vulnerable it is to a correction. With that in mind, here are three easy steps that can help protect your portfolio from an unexpected, and potentially nasty, decline between now and the New Year.Read More
After Making Mugabe a ‘Good-Will Ambassador,’ W.H.O. Chief Is ‘Rethinking’ It
The World Health Organization’s decision to name President Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe a “good-will ambassador” has provoked outrage from medical professionals, rights groups, opposition leaders and others who took to social media to call it an “insult” and “a sick joke.”The 93-year-old African leader, who has long faced United States sanctions...
Jason Momoa, Amber Heard celebrate end of 'Aquaman' shoot with Instagram pics
Oct. 21 (UPI) -- Jason Momoa and Amber Heard shared on Instagram photos of them celebrating the end of production on their superhero movie Aquaman.The pair play the title character and Queen Mera respectively in director James Wan's movie, which is due in theaters Dec. 21, 2018."The countdown begins. @guinnessus to start spaghetti for dinner and @penfolds...
O’Reilly Settled New Harassment Claims, Then Fox Renewed His Contract
Last January, six months after Fox News ousted its chairman amid a sexual harassment scandal, the network’s top-rated host at the time, Bill O’Reilly, struck a $32 million agreement with a longtime network analyst to settle new sexual harassment allegations, according to two people briefed on the matter — an extraordinarily large amount for such...
The Finger-Pointing at the Finance Firm TIAA
In the treacherous world of finance, where investors confront biased advice, hidden costs and onerous fees, one investment giant seems to stand apart — the Teachers Insurance and Annuity Association, also known as TIAA. Calling itself a “mission-based organization” with a “nonprofit heritage,” TIAA has enjoyed a reputation as a selfless steward...
Giving Away Billions as Fast as They Can
Step aside, Rockefeller. Move over, Carnegie. Out of the way, Ford.For the better part of a century, a few Gilded Age names dominated the ranks of big philanthropy.No longer.In a matter of years, a new crop of ultra-wealthy Americans has eclipsed the old guard of philanthropic titans. With names like Soros, Gates, Bloomberg, Mercer, Koch and Zuckerberg,...
Watch Groom’s Emotional Response to Seeing Bride Finally Walk Down The Aisle
This kickboxing instructor may be tough in the ring, but his emotional response to seeing his bride is contagiously overwhelming. The post Watch Groom’s Emotional Response to Seeing Bride Finally Walk Down The Aisle appeared first on Good News Network. Read More
Original 'SNL' stars, Shonda Rhimes heading to Television Academy Hall of Fame
Oct. 21 (UPI) --John Wells, Shonda Rhimes, Joan Rivers, Roy Christopher and the entire original cast of Saturday Night Live are to be inducted into the Television Academy's Hall of Fame.The inaugural SNL ensemble included Dan Aykroyd, Chevy Chase, Laraine Newman and Jane Curtin, as well as the late John Belushi, Garrett Morris and Gilda RadnerThe Hall...
The Week Ahead Market Wrap
The budget vote lit the market's fuse on Friday as the Dow closed the week at overbought levels rarely seen in the past ten years. Some traders think the market is "different now" but is that really the case? Any warning signs from the market internals?Read More
WWII Ship Transformed into Giant Artificial Coral Reef – and it’s Magnificent
The Kodiak Queen was destined for scrap metal – until it was rescued and transformed into a thriving coral reef and art sculpture. The post WWII Ship Transformed into Giant Artificial Coral Reef – and it’s Magnificent appeared first on Good News Network. Read More
Netherlands to Build Roads With Recycled Plastic From the Ocean
The PlasticRoad project won't just be clearing ocean pollution with their recycled roads. The roads will be more durable and easier to maintain. The post Netherlands to Build Roads With Recycled Plastic From the Ocean appeared first on Good News Network. Read More
Melissa Joan Hart shot part of 'Watcher in the Woods' on her iPhone
Oct. 21 (UPI) --Melissa Joan Hart says budget constraints forced to her to get creative in directing and producing her remake of the 1980 horror flick The Watcher in the Woods.The 41-year-old Clarissa Explains It All, Sabrina the Teenage Witch and Melissa & Joey actress unveiled footage from the TV movie at New York Comic Con, then talked with fans...
Weinstein ending time in treatment; denies Nyong'o allegations
Oct. 21 (UPI) -- A representative for Harvey Weinstein says the disgraced producer will complete a one-week treatment program Saturday, but intends to stay in Arizona for another month to continue working with his doctors.Weinstein's psychologist told TMZ the movie mogul underwent "intensive therapy" on an outpatient basis, "dealing with his anger,...
Chelsea Handler donates $1M for Puerto Rico hurricane relief
Oct. 21 (UPI) -- Comedian Chelsea Handler announced via Twitter she has donated $1 million to efforts to help Puerto Rico in the wake of Hurricanes Irma and Maria."I just gave 1,000,000 dollars to Unidos Por Puerto Rico. Where r ur donations, Koch Bros. Mercers, @realDonaldTrump? Day 1 of activism," Handler tweeted Thursday.Handler said Wednesday she...
W.H.O. Names Mugabe a ‘Good-Will Ambassador,’ and the World Balks
The World Health Organization’s decision to name President Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe a “good-will ambassador” has provoked outrage from medical professionals, rights groups, opposition leaders and others, who took to social media to call it an “insult” and “a sick joke.”The 93-year-old African leader, who has long faced United States sanctions...
Monthly Dividends Between 6% and 10%: 2 Winners, 2 Losers
Most investors with $500,000 in their portfolios think they don’t have enough money to retire on.Read More
Progreen US Inc. raises funds