The migration problem in Italy is getting completely out of control

Thomson ReutersROME (Reuters) - Angelo Trovato is in charge of Italy's asylum-request system, and it shows. In Trovato's office near Rome's Trevi Fountain, bulky columns of paperwork cover every inch of the bespectacled civil servant's desk. His fixed-lin.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 25th, 2016

Italy Warns Sudden Collapse Of Alitalia Would Lead To "Great Shock" For The Economy

That Italy has a bank solvency problem will not come as a surprise to anyone who has been following events in Europe for the past 7 years. Just y.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 30th, 2017

The Marine Corps are testing a machine-gun wielding robot that they can control with just a tablet and a joystick

The Marine Corps are currently testing a new robot called the multi-utility tactical transport (MUTT). MUTT is controlled remotely by a simple tablet and joystick, and future versions may even be completely autonomous. .....»»

Category: worldSource: nytApr 28th, 2017

This CEO Gets Brutally Honest about Her Struggle with Postpartum Depression

"I remember feeling completely out of control." In an interview with the BBC, Virgin Money CEO Jayne-Anne Gadhia--one of the U.K.’s most prominent businesswomen--br.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneApr 20th, 2017

L.A. To Worsen Housing Shortage With New Rent Controls

Authored by Ryan McMaken via Mises Institute, Los Angeles, home to one of the least affordable housing markets in North America, is now proposing to expand rent control to "fix" its housing problem.  As.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 31st, 2017

The Jaguar XE 35T is a great car — but it"s up against some tough competition

Hollis JohnsonLuxury automakers have a sedan problem. Specifically, a lot of US buyers are not completely ignoring the segment, after building it up to awesome dimensions over the course of decades, beginning with the arrival of the leg.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 26th, 2017

The Biggest Risks Facing Las Vegas Casinos Today

Investors should know that one key danger that big gaming companies face is completely out of their control, but the second isn't -- and it's a gamble of timing......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 23rd, 2017

Marine le Pen Demands Border Control After London Attack

"The problem we have nowadays is this form of low-cost terrorism," the National Front leader said......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 23rd, 2017

America"s debt problem is going the way of Italy

Justin Sullivan/Getty ImagesIf you have never seen it before, stop right now and visit the US Debt Clock website. Watching it is strangely mesmerizing and more than a little depressing. It expose.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 12th, 2017

Oh, Snap? Investors get NO voting rights

Snapchat's IPO is a corporate governance nightmare. Shareholders get no vote at the company's investor meeting. That could be a problem if it starts to report disappointing results. The founders get a free pass -- and near total control......»»

Category: topSource: cnnMar 2nd, 2017

What the Kebab Awards Tell Us About Immigration and Its Unpredictable Benefits

The U.K. government wants to control immigration tightly, but history shows some of the biggest benefits of migration are unplanned......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekFeb 27th, 2017

There"s a problem with the new app that"s "as effective as the pill but using only mathematics"

Natural CyclesA new app that is "as effective as the pill but using only mathematics" has been approved for birth control a.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 23rd, 2017

Italy considers €5bn bailout of regional banks

Veneto Banca and Banca Popolare di Vicenza seen as next problem after Monte dei Paschi.....»»

Category: worldSource: ftFeb 14th, 2017

Landmarking in the city has gone too far

Re the letter “Preservation is not the problem” (Jan. 30): I love seeing older buildings, but landmarking is out of control. According to a 2013 Real Estate Board of New York survey,... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkFeb 12th, 2017

Chicago startup uses VR, AI to be like Zillow for commercial real estate

After Trustwave co-founder Andrew Bokor helped lead his cybersecurity company to a $770 million exit in 2015, the serial entrepreneur left to launch a new startup, this time tackling a completely different problem: commercial real estate. In March 201.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 3rd, 2017

Scientists Finally Decode The Thoughts Of Completely Locked-In Patients

Locked-in patients suffer from a rare neurological disorder. Their voluntary muscles, except those that control the eyes, are completely paralyzed. They can feel your touch, but can’t touch you back. They can hear you, but can’t speak. Peop.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkFeb 2nd, 2017

The "Supply Problem" Delusion Of Immigration Control

Solutions for illegal immigration keep focusing on stopping people from crossing the .....»»

Category: topSource: forbesJan 28th, 2017

Italy will be the next big problem in Europe

REUTERS/Stefano R.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 16th, 2017

Newsweek"s Foreign Service Podcast: Fake News and the Right-Wing Press

After the "Pizzagate" shooting, we discuss whether the problem of fake news is out of control......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 11th, 2017

Centralized Control, Power, & Money Are The Problem, Not The Solution

Submitted by Charles Hugh-Smith via OfTwoMinds blog, Solutions abound, but they look forward, not backward. Many observers decry .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 3rd, 2017

Italy Slams ECB For Revealing It Has A "Bank Run" Problem

With the world still napping in a post-Christmas daze, the ECB surprised Italian bank watchers on December 26 when it advised the insolvent, and nationalized, Monte dei Paschi that its capital shortfall had increased.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 29th, 2016