Can design help close the nation"s political divide?

During a time of great political divide across the nation and widespread distrust of bureaucrats in Washington, D.C., can architecture offer a practical solution to partisan politics? .....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkJan 11th, 2017

Apple’s EU Fine Is an Global Political Problem

How much longer until Tim Cook and other tech giant CEOs are invited to G20 Summits? Apple is a nation by another name. As of 4 p.m. Tuesday, the U.S. Treasury had $273 billion of cash and marketable securities on hand. At the close of business on Jun.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 1st, 2016

The Big Q: Will ‘Nexit’ Follow Brexit after Dutch Elections?

The Big Q: Will ‘Nexit’ Follow Brexit after Dutch Elections? For a small nation that has grown hugely wealthy thanks to centuries of doing business far and wide, the political mood in the Netherlands ha.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsFeb 22nd, 2017

My husband creating safe, prosperous US: Melania Trump

The First Lady called for unity among all Americans cutting across the political divide.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 19th, 2017

Are We Entering An Age Of Universal Hypocrisy?

Donald Trump’s election has broken much new ground, including what I believe to be an unprecedented outbreak of hypocrisy on both sides of America’s political divide. Sure, hypocrisy has always been a handmaiden of politics, but the verbal some.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkFeb 15th, 2017

Bipartisan Hope For The Planet, Fueled By Economics

The divide between red and blue states seems larger than ever before, which is why it’s encouraging to see there are still topics that can foster political convergence. Recently, I’ve seen a small beam of hope around energy.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: forbesFeb 15th, 2017

India, China make up 52% of early deaths due to air pollution

India is close to displacing China as the nation where most people die of air pollution.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 15th, 2017

Navajo Generating Station to close by 2019, plant owners say

WASHINGTON – The owners of the Navajo Generating Station in Page voted today to keep the plant operating until its lease ends in December 2019, pending agreement with the Navajo Nation on reclamation of the site. The coal-fired plant has been u.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 14th, 2017

India, China make up 52% of early deaths on foul air

India is close to displacing China as the nation where most people die of air pollution.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 14th, 2017

Leaving Urban Areas For The Political Homogeneity Of Rural Towns

In the last election, it became easier to see the political divide between urban and rural areas. Now, people from California are moving to northern Idaho to find people similar to them......»»

Category: topSource: nprFeb 14th, 2017

North Korea Fires Unidentified Projectile Into Sea: South Korea

Kim Jong Un had warned that the nation was close to test-launching a ballistic missile......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekFeb 11th, 2017

Retailers Are Caught in Political Fights Over Trump

Retailers and big brands are increasingly getting pulled into partisan fights involving President Donald Trump, as a deeply divided nation seeks to punish those that don’t agree with their political views......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjFeb 9th, 2017

Asian stocks tread water on U.S. cues, Europe concerns

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Asian stocks looked set to consolidate around four-month highs on Thursday as a cautious Wall Street close and growing political risks in Europe force investors to the sidelines......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 8th, 2017

Asia Markets: Asian markets close mixed as Trump jitters persist

Stock investors were struggling for footing Friday as encouraging economic data this week was counterbalanced by concern of political risk surrounding the administration of U.S. President Donald Trump......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 3rd, 2017

Stocks close mixed amid political uncertainty

Investors remain u.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayFeb 2nd, 2017

Market Snapshot: Wall Street stocks set to fall as Fed, political worries weigh

U.S. stock futures set to post a loss Thursday, as some investors saw the Federal Reserve muddling the outlook for the timing of its next interest-rate hike at the close of its policy meeting Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 2nd, 2017

New York and Trump agree on one thing, but we need to do it right

After a divisive election, it is heartening to see that one issue seems to be creating a potential point of unity among a broad range of political groups: investing in the nation’s... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkFeb 1st, 2017

Research: Uneven Divide Crops Up in Hot Housing Hubs

The nation’s hottest housing hubs .....»»

Category: realestateSource: rismediaJan 29th, 2017

The Trap Is Set: "Both Sides Are Utterly Unprepared For What"s Coming"

Submitted by Mac Slavo via, If there’s one thing that should be absolutely clear in the current political environment in America, it’s that  there exists a deep division between the people of this nation. B.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 29th, 2017

Buffett, Gates have hope for America after Trump ascension

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Bill Gates and Warren Buffett on Friday expressed optimism that the United States will move ahead as a nation, even as it works through political differences and gets used to the new Trump administration......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 27th, 2017

India"s survival as a united nation for 70 yrs a miracle: Ramachandra Guha

Despite problems in Kashmir and a few areas in the northeast, we have got 80 to 90 per cent success in achieving political unity.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 26th, 2017