Month: May 2022

  • Cocktail party recipes from Stephanie Izard

    Cocktail party recipes from Stephanie Izard

    Cocktail party recipes from Stephanie Izard | Food & Wine Skip to content Top Navigation Close this dialog window Explore Food & Wine Close this dialog window Share & More Close this dialog window View image How Stephanie Izard Puts Together a Cocktail Party in Just One Hour  this link is to an external site…

  • Unilever, DexCom rise; Gold Fields, LivePerson fall

    Unilever, DexCom rise; Gold Fields, LivePerson fall

    NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Tuesday: Occidental Petroleum Corp., down $1.55 to $69.31. Energy companies fell as the price of U.S. crude oil gave up an early gain and turned lower. LivePerson Inc., down 27 cents to $16.78. The messaging company, whose stock has lost 70% over…

  • Celebrating Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage month: From American dream to dean of the largest hospitality school in the U.S. | FIU News

    Celebrating Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage month: From American dream to dean of the largest hospitality school in the U.S. | FIU News

    On a hot, South Florida day, as boats and kayakers pass by outside his office window at FIU’s Biscayne Bay Campus, Michael Cheng reflects on his role leading the largest hospitality school in the United States through a pandemic, the hospitality industry’s resilience and his unique American story. Now dean of the Chaplin School of…

  • Boxing ‘a broken business that is an absolute nightmare’

    Boxing ‘a broken business that is an absolute nightmare’

    UFC president Dana White thinks the business of boxing has a problem, but he will not take it upon himself to find the solution. Although White enjoys watching the sweet science as a fan, he isn’t exactly jumping at the chance to promote in the sport these days, despite bouncing around some ideas of entering…

  • Buyside Rebrands As Percy And Expands Into Mortgage

    Buyside Rebrands As Percy And Expands Into Mortgage

    Rebranding and strategic alliance with Black Knight, reflect data analytics and marketing firm’s ability to identify not only homebuyer but also seller leads. Highlighting the company’s ability to identify not only homebuyer but seller leads, data analytics and marketing company Buyside has rebranded as Percy and expanded into mortgage — bolstered by $10 million in…

  • 15 Environmentally Sustainable Cryptocurrencies To Invest In Right Now

    15 Environmentally Sustainable Cryptocurrencies To Invest In Right Now

    Cryptocurrency might be best known for its potential financial risk, but it’s increasingly under fire for another less-than-desirable issue. Concern has swirled around the negative impact that crypto is having on the environment. That impact, in a nutshell, is that as cryptocurrency trading becomes more common, so does energy use as a result of it.…

  • How much will the EU oil embargo hurt Russia?

    How much will the EU oil embargo hurt Russia?

    The European Union’s latest sanction package that includes a partial oil embargo against Russia drew applause from Ukraine and mixed reviews from energy analysts Tuesday. European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen said the agreement, which bans oil delivered on barges but temporarily exempts pipeline deliveries, will effectively cut around 90% of oil imports from Russia to the E.U.…

  • 80 Percent of Americans Support Equity in Infrastructure Spending Over Improvements in Their Own Communities

    80 Percent of Americans Support Equity in Infrastructure Spending Over Improvements in Their Own Communities

    New survey in partnership with The Harris Poll reveals 86 percent of Americans also favor spending more on quality infrastructure rather than realizing near-term savings. WASHINGTON –News Direct– WSP WASHINGTON, May 31, 2022 /3BL Media/ – WSP USA, a leading engineering and professional services consultancy, today released its new WSP Infrastructure Index that gauges Americans’…

  • How high-intensity interval training can reshape metabolism — ScienceDaily

    How high-intensity interval training can reshape metabolism — ScienceDaily

    Scientists have shed new light on the effects that high-intensity interval training (HIIT) has on human skeletal muscle, according to a study in men published today in eLife. The findings suggest that HIIT boosts the amount of proteins in skeletal muscle that are essential for energy metabolism and muscle contraction, and chemically alters key metabolic…

  • Kingsmen Andy Devine Days Pro Rodeo 2022

    Kingsmen Andy Devine Days Pro Rodeo 2022

    Credit to KADR Facebook Page Get your kicks on Route 66 for the 37th Annual Kingsmen Andy Divine Pro Rodeo on June 11th and 12th. The rodeo happens in Kingman, Arizona, a true wild west town that exemplifies the true meaning of cowboy: tough, gritty, and passionate. See that spirit and more at all the…

  • China’s Foreign Minister is on a charm offensive in the Pacific, but he’ll land in PNG during an awkward time

    China’s Foreign Minister is on a charm offensive in the Pacific, but he’ll land in PNG during an awkward time

    A convoy of buses and trucks careens through the streets of PNG’s capital Port Moresby, a wannabe politician’s name splashed across them, dozens of people piled on board — some holding off the sides, cheering and chanting.  This is election time in PNG. It is a period of high passions, high tensions, and high security risk.…

  • Biden vows he won’t interfere with Federal Reserve on inflation

    Biden vows he won’t interfere with Federal Reserve on inflation

    WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden vowed Tuesday he won’t interfere with the Federal Reserve’s efforts to curb inflation after the central bank’s move to raise interest rates this month sent markets spiraling.  “My plan to address inflation starts with a simple proposition: Respect the Fed. Respect the Fed’s independence,” Biden said in brief remarks kicking off an afternoon meeting with Federal Reserve…