Temple lures shops, apartments with incentives; details not disclosed

A retail and apartment project under construction in Temple, north of Austin, is receiving government incentives but no one will disclose how much. The Temple Economic Development Corp. announced that the Shoppes on the Hill broke ground recently, with T.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 26th, 2015

Younger Americans Are Ditching Coffee For Tea [Infographic]

Few places can compete with the United States when it comes to coffee consumption. After the European Union, Americans are the world's greatest coffee lovers, with the average person drinking 23 gallons of it in 2013. However, research conducted by You.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesFeb 26th, 2015

These fishermen can’t wait to battle Wisconsin winters to catch this rare fish

Homely sturgeon garner quite the following in Wisconsin, where fishermen battle extreme elements to spear the species of fish on frozen lakes. It is one of the few places in the country that allows sturgeon spearing. Produced by Jason Gaines. Video c.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 25th, 2015

India Market May Still Have Legs

A recent shock defeat by India’s leading, reform-minded party may make some investors nervous, but experts say it’s unlikely to derail liberalization of the Indian economy—and the country’s real challenges lie elsewhere, anyway. Since .....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseFeb 23rd, 2015

The 15 most expensive places to live in America

After paying your rent or mortgage, transportation, utilities, and any other bills, how much do you have left at the end of the month? The answer probably depends largely on where you live. FindTheBest created a cost of living index based on 2013 family b.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 18th, 2015

Looking in All The Wrong Places

When I travel around the country meeting prospective students of Online Trading Academy, one thing that always strikes me is the vast misconceptions people have about the markets and what profitable trading entails. First, let me say that it is not their .....»»

Category: optionsSource: insidefuturesFeb 17th, 2015

Deadline looms for Greek deal with Europe - ABC Online

ABC OnlineDeadline looms for Greek deal with EuropeABC OnlineGlobal stock markets have rallied on hopes that Greece will reach a deal with its international creditors this week. The leftist Syriza party won government by vowing to end the country's pu.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsFeb 15th, 2015

German anti-euro party eyes first seats in western state assembly

Berlin (AFP) - Germany's populist anti-euro AfD party hoped to capture its first seats in a western state legislature in an election Sunday in the country's second city of Hamburg.Around 1.3 million voters were called to the polls in the northern port cit.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 15th, 2015

5 Things To Ponder: Greek Dressing

Submitted by Lance Roberts via STA Wealth Management, Greece has once again taken center stage as the recent elections put a pro-Greek/anti-austerity party in charge of the country's future. The good news for the Greek population is that the governmen.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 13th, 2015

Brazil casts economic woes aside for epic party

Rio de Janeiro (AFP) - Brazil's economy is sputtering, the country's biggest firm is mired in corruption allegations and the football team is still recovering from last year's World Cup humiliation at German hands.But none of that will matter -- at least .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 13th, 2015

Thai Opposition Aims to Keep Baht Competitive, Suchart Says

Thailand’s main opposition party, leading in polls ahead of the July 3 election, will seek to keep the country’s currency “competitive,” its economic chief, Suchart Thadathamrongvej, said......»»

Category: topSource: businessweekFeb 9th, 2015

Abbott Survives Challenge, for Now

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott survived a move by party rebels to unseat him but now faces a challenge to convince voters that he retains enough authority to bring in reforms and represent the country on the world stage......»»

Category: topSource: wsjFeb 9th, 2015

Euro rattled by Greek election result

The euro slumped to an 11-year low against the dollar Monday after anti-austerity party Syriza won the Greek election, sparking fears the country could end up exiting the eurozone. In Asian trading, the European single currency dived to $1.1098 -- the low.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooJan 27th, 2015

Greek Radical Left Wins Election, Threatening Market Turmoil

ATHENS -- A radical left-wing party vowing to end Greece's painful austerity program won a historic victory in Sunday's parliamentary elections, setting the stage for a showdown with the country's international creditors that could shake the eurozone. .....»»

Category: topSource: thestreetJan 26th, 2015

Greece"s Four Latest Polls Give Radical Left-Wingers Syriza A Solid Lead Ahead Of Sunday"s Election

Four polls out in the last couple of days all give Greece's anti-austerity radicals Syriza a healthy poll lead over the centre-right governing party, New Democracy. Greece goes to the polls on Sunday, but the country's election results could have massive .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 22nd, 2015

Matt Damon, Michelle Williams, John Legend Sell Homes

By Laura Vecsey Although winter can be a tough time to sell a home, celebrities are offloading properties across the country. Matt Damon has finally found a buyer for his sweet Miami Beach spread that he first hoisted onto the market back in April 2013 .....»»

Category: realestateSource: forbesJan 18th, 2015

The 10 Most Expensive Towns to Live in the US

Want to know which are the most expensive towns to live in the US? Whether you are planning on relocating or just curious about just how pricey it can be to live in certain areas of the country, we’ve compiled a list of the costliest places you could po.....»»

Category: topSource: insidermonkeyJan 2nd, 2015

New Zealand"s National Party marches back to power

By Gyles Beckford WELLINGTON (Reuters) - New Zealand's ruling National party stormed to a third term in government in the country's general election on Saturday with the center-right party securing an outright election night majority on a platfo.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooSep 22nd, 2014

Playboy Magazine Names UPenn Top Party School In The Country

The University of Pennsylvania is the top party school in the country, according to a new ranking released by Playboy Magazine. The Ivy League school tops Playboy's ninth annual list of party schools, its first appearance in the ranking. Last year's numbe.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 15th, 2014

Now Is The Time To Maintain A Tactical Approach To Buying Blue Chip REITs

By Brad Thomas:In August 2013 I decided that it was time for me to "put my money where my mouth is" and so I started buying REIT shares. Having "one foot in" and "one foot out" was becomingly an increasingly difficult task and so I got out my checkbook an.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaSep 15th, 2014