Videos show huge floods washing through France, forcing thousands from their homes

BBC Flash floods swept through southern Fr.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 10th, 2018

Huge mixed-use project with more than 1,500 homes, massive transit center breaks ground in this small East Bay city

This tiny East Bay city was hit hard by the recession. Now, developments are surging forward that will add thousands of homes and square feet of retail to the city, along with a tri-modal transportation center......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 26th, 2018

Pittsburgh Power Outage: Flash Floods, Heavy Rain Leave Thousands Without Electricity

Ten thousand Pittsburgh homes are estimated to be without power after two days of flooding......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 5th, 2018

Fast-moving California wildfire threatens 600 buildings, thousands evacuated

David McNew/Getty Images A fast-moving wildfire driven by hot, dry and windy conditions threatened more than 600 homes and other buildings in Northern California early on Tuesday after forcing some 3,000 residents to evacuate. The Pawnee Fire, whi.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 26th, 2018

Photos: Pride Parade draws huge crowd as companies show support for diversity

The 2018 Stonewall Columbus Pride Parade drew thousands of marchers and many more supporters to downtown Columbus on Saturday, with companies, nightclubs, churches and politicians all sending delegations to march in support of the city's LGBTQ com.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 17th, 2018

Thousands across France protest Macron"s "brutal" policies

Dozens of French labor unions, left-wing political parties and civil rights groups are calling for "floods of people" at demonstrations opposing the pro-business policies of French President Emmanuel Macron......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 26th, 2018

Pentagon videos show how the US military brought almost 100 missiles down on Syria

US Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Kallysta Castillo The US, France, and the UK conducted .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 16th, 2018

Forcing Facebook to Behave: Why Consent Decrees Are Not Enough

Time for a real privacy law. Why does Facebook show such disregard for user privacy? The best answer may be .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 9th, 2018

Art Basel 2018 features something for everyone

Thousands of art lovers flocked to South Florida's biggest art show, Art Basel 2018, to take in the offerings from some of the world's leading art galleries. More than 265 galleries from 35 nations f.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 8th, 2018

France Prepares for “Ultra-Violent” Protests This Weekend

France Prepares for “Ultra-Violent” Protests This Weekend France is mobilizing tens of thousands of police officers and closing landmarks including the Eiffel Tower and the Louvre as authorities warned that anti-government protests Saturday co.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsDec 7th, 2018

Data Sheet—Forcing Facebook to Behave

This is your Data Sheet newsletter for Friday, Dec. 7, 2018. Why does Facebook show such disregard for user privacy? The best answer may be “because it can.” .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 7th, 2018

Facebook tests a live video shopping feature

Facebook is testing out a new feature that lets merchants on Facebook show off their wares in live videos......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 7th, 2018

California Becomes 1st State to Require Solar Panels on New Homes. Here’s How It Will Reduce Utility Costs

Long-term energy savings could be into the tens of thousands. California has taken the final step to be the first state in the nation to require solar panels on new homes. The Cali.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 6th, 2018

France fines washing machine makers $214 million for price rigging

France's competition authority on Thursday fined six home appliance makers a total of 189 million euros ($214 million) for price-rigging in 2006 and 2009, the largest penalty it has handed out so far this year......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 6th, 2018

Paris riots show difficulty of fighting warming with taxes

The "yellow vests" in France are worrying greens around the world......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 6th, 2018

New Popeye Videos Show What 90 Years of Spinach Can Do for a Guy

In a series of YouTube animated shorts, the cartoon sailor is being recast as a youthful, environmentally resourceful fellow......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytDec 2nd, 2018

Tiny homes: How small houses are decorated for holidays without sacrificing space

These tiny homes and RVs show that you don't have t.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayDec 2nd, 2018

Tiny homes decorated for the holidays

These seven tiny homes and RVs show that you don't have to sacr.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayDec 2nd, 2018

Tiny homes decorated for the holidays

These seven tiny homes and RVs show that you don't have to sacr.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayDec 2nd, 2018

Record-breaking fires have reached "catastrophic" levels across northern Australia, sending thousands fleeing from their homes

ROB GRIFFITH/AFP/Getty Images Australia's northeastern region of Queensland is experiencing unprecedented heat waves and record-breaking wildfires.  For the first time in history, fire danger in Queensland has been rated "catastrophic," the .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 30th, 2018

Town asks family to pay $2,000 a day after they put up Christmas lights

The light show features more than 200,000 lights and costs thousands a year......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 29th, 2018