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On Leadership: Five things to know about Justin Trudeau, Canada’s new leader

Justin Trudeau, Canada's newly elected prime minister, won the country's federal election Monday in stunning fashion. The country's Liberal party, which Trudeau has led since 2013, captured 184 seats—adding an extraordinary 150 seats to what the par.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 20th, 2015

Home of the Day: Stunning Hill Country Home

By Gary & Michelle Dolch, Broker Home of the Day is presented by the Austin Business Journal with Kuper Sotheby's International Realty. This is your invitation to view some of Austin's most-luxurious properties. Come inside and take a look around. Click .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 1st, 2015

It"s possible gas falls below $1 per gallon

Thomson ReutersRetail gasoline prices have dipped below $2 per gallon across the United States. But gas might drop below $1 per gallon soon in some places of the country. Aside from the financial crisis, when gasoline prices dropped below $2 per gallon fo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider22 hr. 23 min. ago

Could Gasoline Drop Below $1 Per Gallon?

Submitted by Charles Kennedy via OilPrice.com, Retail gasoline prices have dipped below $2 per gallon across the United States. But gas might drop below $1 per gallon soon in some places of the country. Aside from the financial crisis, when gasoline price.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 10th, 2016

One Philly restaurant makes Yelp’s ‘must try in lifetime’ list

Philadelphia is one of the culinary heavyweights in the country, but only one of its restaurants made Yelp's list of the Top 100 Places to Eat for 2016. Four local places made Yelp's list last year, but didn't make the cut this year: Reading Terminal Mar.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 10th, 2016

Luthiers wanted: GM at Austin guitar-maker dishes on the business of music

Steve McCreary, as the right-hand man of Bill Collings at Austin's Collings Guitars, has played a major role in helping the business develop its reputation as one of the country's top instrument manufacturers. The Austin Business Journal profiled Colling.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 10th, 2016

Millions of Brazilians are throwing the biggest party in the world despite the Zika outbreak

Brazil's Carnival kicked off this weekend despite the ongoing Zika virus outbreak that has infected an estimated 1.5 million in the country. While the government has urged partiers to avoid kissing strangers and cover up exposed skin, scenes from the beac.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 8th, 2016

Gas is near $1 a gallon in some places

Forget $2 gas. Gas is getting close to the $1 mark in some parts of the country......»»

Category: topSource: moneyFeb 8th, 2016

Congress "intolerant" towards mandate of people: Venkaiah Naidu

He said the party should stop making excuses; blocking of the bills is blocking progress of the country.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 7th, 2016

All the places the untreatable Zika virus would likely be transmitted if it became an issue in the US

Thomson ReutersZika virus is making its way around the Americas. It's expected to arrive in every country in the Americas with the exception of continental Chile and Canada, but it remains to be seen which parts of the US — if any&nbs.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 6th, 2016

China’s 2013 trade with each country

Source: NYT h/t Dealbook The post China’s 2013 trade with each country appeared first on The Big Picture. Source: NYT h/t Dealbook The post China’s 2013 trade with each country appeared first on The Big Picture......»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureFeb 4th, 2016

Poland is reopening the probe into a 2010 plane crash that killed its president

Thomson ReutersPoland's government has opened a new investigation into the 2010 plane crash in Russia that killed President Lech Kaczynski, the twin brother of the chairman of the country's ruling right-wing party. Defense Minister Antoni Macierewicz anno.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 4th, 2016

U-Haul bookings for incoming Austin residents among tops in U.S.

In the latest sign of Austin's continuing economic renaissance, the city ranked third in the country last year for growth in bookings with a national moving service. The data from by Phoenix-based U-Haul shows that Austin slipped two spots from 2014, whe.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 4th, 2016

Here are the places Zika would most likely be transmitted if it became an issue in the US

Thomson ReutersZika virus is making its way around the Americas. It's expected to arrive in every country in the Americas with the exception of continental Chile and Canada, but it remains to be seen which parts of the US — if any&nbs.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 3rd, 2016

Austin boutique hotel nets global praise from luxury lodging website

Austin is blessed with some of the most lauded boutique hotels in the country — Hotel San Jose, Hotel Saint Cecilia. Heywood Hotel and The Fairview, for example. Another fave is Kimber Modern off South Congress Avenue, which just snagged some high prai.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 3rd, 2016

12 essentials for the ultimate Super Bowl party setup

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase. This Sunday people across the country will gather to watch the Carolina Panthers face off.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 2nd, 2016

Zimbabwe is "North Korea lite"

REUTERS/Philimon BulawayoDr. Maxwell Shumba is the principal coordinator of the ZimFirst Party. He gave us permission to run this op-ed. Zimbabwe, a country endowed with natural resources is unfortunately perennially characterized by economic meltdown and.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 2nd, 2016

Supreme Court to take final call on Section 377 today

The Supreme Court today is set to hear a curative open court petition challenging its 2013 verdict re-criminalising homosexuality in the country......»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 2nd, 2016

New era dawns as Suu Kyi"s party strides into Myanmar parliament

© AFP/File Aung HtetNaypyidaw (Myanmar) (AFP) - Aung San Suu Kyi will lead her party into a new session of Myanmar's parliament Monday, with lofty expectations that the first popularly-elected government in decades can reset a country ground down by half.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 1st, 2016

PICTURES: China has released hundreds of HD photos of the moon taken by its lander and rover

More than two years after China's lunar rover got away to a wonky start on the surface of the moon, the country's National Space Administration has released the stunning hi-def pictures it took. On December 14, 2013, Yutu, or "Jade Rabbit" became the thir.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 1st, 2016