Manhattan man pleads guilty to ‘Producers’ scheme

April 27, 2017

New York (CNN)A Manhattan resident on Wednesday pleaded guilty to conning several investors into giving him Money intended to fund the production of a fake Broadway play, according to Manhattan district attorney spokesman Justin Henry. Roland Scahill pleaded guilty to three counts of grand larceny in the third degree and one count of scheme to defraud in the first degree, according to court documents. The former talent agent owes $189,885 to the various investors he was accused of taking Money …

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Please free your mind and enjoy these great makeup destruction videos

April 26, 2017

… sweat thinking about a $45 product ended up in useless smithereens, fear not. Kat and Hailey aren’t out to generate waste. In fact, they want to help beauty consumers spend their Money wisely. That’s why, once the makeup has been crushed into a fine powder, the two weigh the empty case just to make sure the usable makeup itself weighs as much as the company claims. Sometimes, Kat and Hailey mix the powder with liquid and try to fit the makeup back into its original packaging. Some …

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Augmented reality will soon be everywhere, and you won’t be able to avoid it

April 23, 2017

… of Money behind the technology, it’s only a matter of time before even the Luddites of the world are forced to grapple with it in some form or another. SEE ALSO: Facebook’s top VR researcher explains why augmented reality is the future So what is AR, and why is it so special? For starters, unlike virtual reality which walls the user off from the real world, augmented reality applies a digital and interactive layer to the real world. That layer can be dropped on basically anything, …

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25 ways to save $250 a month that everyone is messing up

April 22, 2017

Image: Faberr Ink/shutterstock When it comes to saving Money, not every way is the right way. A lot of it depends on your lifestyle and the goals that youve established. At the same time, there are plenty of mistakes we typically make when it comes to saving like the 25 ways listed below. 1. Not monitoring your budget When it comes to saving some cash each month, nothing beats a budget. Heres the problem. You base your budget on your fixed expenses like rent, insurance, and utilities. But, …

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‘Were close’ BBG Ventures President Susan Lyne on the future of women-led startups

April 20, 2017

… reimagining every aspect of home and work life to be more efficient, more productive, or just more fun. That first wave included companies like LearnVest, BirchBox, Paperless Post and, of course, Rent the Runway. Raising Money was a challenge because 95% of venture investors are men. So before they could get to the meat of their pitch, they had to explain how women think about their closets, or why were always on the hunt for the next great beauty product. I thought: lets back the best of these …

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Pupils as young as four having panic attacks, say teachers – BBC News

April 14, 2017

… first aid training. We trust teachers to deliver assessment in a sensible manner that will not create stress among children.” ‘Asking for Money’ The NUT is also meeting in Cardiff for its annual conference this weekend. Speaking beforehand, the union’s general secretary Kevin Courtney said: “Funding is going to be a theme that dominates the conference. “In schools around the country, class sizes are going up. We are seeing arts, dance drama and music being …

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China is dominating the world in esports earnings

April 11, 2017

The 2014 'League of Legends' All-Star tournament.Image: Jacques Brinon/AP/REX/Shutterstock As esports have evolved over the years, global player representation has soared, prize Money has fluctuated, and games have come and gone. Now we get to see exactly how everything has changed over the past 10 years as esports have grown into the global phenomena that they are today. A project called “The Champions of Esports” by Unibet gives us a glimpse at the shifting and growing …

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When pranked, State Department proves as humorless as Rex Tillerson’s face

April 7, 2017

… using sheep to pick at their lawns, instead of hiring folks to cut the grass. Another was using the toilets less. And one embassy’s thermostat was set to some excruciatingly cold temperature so as to reduce the Money spent on heating. The cable also suggested that embassies should buy wine promoted by the White House. Lol, unless you’re Mark Stroh, the acting spokesperson for the State Department. Stroh sent an email to Diplopundit about an hour after the fake cable went up. He …

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Jeff Bezos is going to sell off a ton of Amazon stock to fund Blue Origin

April 7, 2017

Jeff and his rocket nozzleImage: Blankinship/AP/REX/Shutterstock So many people have dreams of going to space, surrounded by the cosmos, and so close to the planetsthose shining, glorious jewels hanging in the black vastness of spacethat it feels like we can reach out, grab them, and hold them in the palms of our hands. So does Jeff Bezos. And lucky for him, he actually has the Money to do it. And now we know how the seriously super megarich Bezos, whodid we mention he’s rich?is planning …

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Is the humble Lada now a classic car? – BBC News

April 6, 2017

… the generally agreed criteria – it is an old car that is no longer in production, and there is enough interest in the vehicle for it now to be collectable rather than scrapped. And like any classic car worth its salt, there is Money to be made, although not Ferrari-style tens of millions. Mr Hughes bought his red Riva 14 years ago for 50. It’s now worth 2,000. As the global classic car industry continues to grow strongly, an increasing number of previously unheralded cars are now …

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Foul-mouthed chatbot wants to help women close the pay gap

April 6, 2017

Image: Ryzhi / shutterstock If you’re a woman who gets tongue-tied when asking for a raise or is too nervous to even bring up the subject with your boss it’s time to meet this new equal pay chatbot. SEE ALSO: The mentors and the role they play in Silicon Valley She’s your new foul-mouthed best friend on Facebook who can quickly guide you through the practical and professional terrors of asking for more Money. She does this exceptionally well because her persona is based on …

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People are selling old girl scout cookies on Amazon. Not cool.

April 4, 2017

… And it doesnt stop thereGirl Scouts take their cookie proceeds and use them to make their communities better places for everyone.” Think about it: Girl Scouts love selling these cookies. They earn badges and gain important experience and life skills like goal setting, decision making, Money management, people skills, and business ethics. You’re just going to take all of that away because it’s easier to buy the cookies online? Not to mention, the cookies sold on Amazon are more …

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The internet histories of Congress aren’t as available as you might think

March 31, 2017

… raised more than $160,000 out of an initial $10,000 goal, though the campaign’s corresponding website says the fundraising goal is actually $1 million. The website says he wants to buy the internet histories of “all legislators, congressmen, executives, and their families,” and doesn’t specify where the Money will go if he doesn’t get to his goal, or finds the goal unattainable in some other way. We’ve reached out via multiple mediums to ask him a few …

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Snapchat turns to sponsored geofilters as it pushes to compete with Facebook, Instagram

March 28, 2017

Image: Barry’s Bootcamp Snapchat needs to make more Money, sure. But even more than that, the now-public company needs to attract more advertisers even to its lower cost ad options in hopes of turning them into big spenders and cementing the app as a must-buy digital ad platform. To do so, Snapchat is turning to one of its oldest tools: Geofilters. The app, once primarily heralded for its sexting capabilities, is in a need of cash and attention amid its growth period less than a month …

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Cafe will only hire women who don’t wear makeup or have dyed hair

March 28, 2017

… worked in night-time work establishments such as nightclubs or cabarets. Some of Naturalia’s staff Image: naturalia/campfire Naturalia initially held a crowdfunding campaign to raise Money for its Shibuya, Tokyo branch. It drew contributions of $8,500 191 percent over its goal. It’s worth noting that the Shibuya district is home to the popular Harajuku area. Image: Ayano Sato/Epa/REX/Shutterstock Harajuku has become synonymous with eccentric street fashion, with women often …

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‘Power Rangers’ box office beaten back by ‘Beauty and the Beast’

March 27, 2017

Image: Lionsgate Another weekend, another pile of Money for Disney. Beauty and the Beast finishes its second weekend at the domestic box office with an estimated $88.3 million. It’s another #1 weekend for the live-action remake of Disney’s animated classic from 1991. SEE ALSO: Well, what do you know: ‘Power Rangers’ is surprisingly OK No one expected Beauty to come close to its debut, which clocked in at a record-setting $174.8 million. But don’t read too deeply …

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Why sports betting is starting to look a lot more like Wall Street

March 20, 2017

… professional bettors have started to take on the role of fund manager, pooling together Money from backers looking for better returns. Legalized in 2015, entity betting allows a person or group of people to set up a fund in Nevada offering sports betting as an investment opportunity. Contrarian Investments LLC is one example. Owner Chris Connelly said he has both domestic and foreign investors. Similar to the common Wall Street method of looking for arbitrage in overvalued or undervalued stocks, …

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The sequels that should never have been made – BBC News

March 18, 2017

“Whether it will happen I don’t know. Gladiator was 2000, so Russell’s changed a little bit. He’s doing something right now but I’m trying to get him back down here.” Sequels often make a lot of Money at the box office – but aren’t always a good idea creatively. Here are just a few of the real turkeys: Sex And The City 2 Image copyright Theo Wargo/NBC Speed was, apart from being a terrific film, something of a surprise hit. The critics …

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‘This Is Us’ Makes Surprising Reveal About Jack In Season 1 Finale

March 15, 2017

… Us.”  We are introduced to Jacks unstable family life and his hostile relationship with his father. In order to move out of the house, Jack and his friend Darryl (Jeremy Luke) enter into a risky gambling situation so they can earn some fast cash. All doesnt go as planned, of course, and the bad guys steal Jacks Money. Back in separation limbo, Jack reminds Rebecca of this first meeting, telling her, Youre not just my great love story, Rebecca, you were my big break. And our love …

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Healthy Watermelon Juice (WEIGHT LOSS )

March 14, 2017

… reason. Their refreshing quality and sweet taste help to combat the heat and also provide a guilt-free, low maintenance dessert for kids and adults alike to enjoy. Along with cantaloupe and honeydew, watermelons are a member of the botanical family Cucurbitaceae. There are five common types of watermelon: seeded, seedless, mini (also known as personal), yellow and orange HOW TO MAKE Money EVEDAY fullscreenmedia HOW TO MAKE Money EVEDAY Donate To Our Cooking Studio Donate To Our Cooking …

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Why I bought my daughter heroin – BBC News

March 10, 2017

… there was nothing else I could do. So I said to her, “Is there any way we can do this – on the street?” She spent a good hour and a half ringing around, and people could only offer her heroin, not methadone. That’s how we ended up in the middle of a local town with me handing over my hard-earned Money to buy a drug. The problem really started five years ago, when she was 18. She had some life changes in terms of friends going off to university and changes in a long-term …

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The Country That Everyone Used To Know

March 10, 2017

… pray. When vandals toppled 200 headstones in a Jewish cemetery in St. Louis, Muslims started a crowdfunding site to help repair the damage. They raised so much Money that they will be donating the excess to other Jewish centers that have been vandalized or harassed with bomb threats. On the same weekend the St. Louis cemetery was vandalized, rabbis marched on behalf of Muslims in New York City. Thats what makes America great. This type of kindness and empathy will make America greater, Mr. …

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