Silicon Valley CEOs inhabit an alternate reality
San Francisco Chronicle Business editor Thomas Lee is seen on Wednesday, March 5, 2014 in San Francisco, Calif.
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Dead Madoff Executive Blamed for Deceptive Computer Code
Bernard Madoff 's former chief information officer, who died 10 months before the con man's arrest, was responsible for the company's deceptive computer code and related projects, not two ex-programmers on trial, a defense lawyer told jurors.
New translation of Stravinsky's A Soldier's Tale to star Michael Cerveris
There may be no better commemoration of the centenary of the outbreak of World War I than a fully staged presentation of Stravinsky 's musical drama The Soldier's Tale .
Mon Mar 10, 2014
The decision that turned Liz Claiborne upside down
Liz Claiborne Inc founded in 1976 was once the largest women's retailer in the country.
National Guard unit gears up for deployment
They're at the beginning of a journey that is scheduled to last a year. About 115 soldiers deploying to Afghanistan with the New York Army National Guard's 1569th Transportation Company said goodbye to loved ones during a send-off ceremony on Sunday.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
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Twin Cities fragrance companies labor over new scents [Star Tribune (Minneapolis) :: ]
Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) March 08--Members of the creative team at Thymes soaps and scents knew what they wanted -- a multilayered exotic tea base, a leafy green freshness, spiced with creamy honey milky notes.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Oakland chef Tanya Holland ready for the big stage
Tanya Holland plates breakfasts at Brown Sugar Kitchen in West Oakland. She later opened B-Side BBQ not far away and dreams of starting other restaurants.
The London Free Press
Liz vs. Jim: Celebs shunning spotlight? Sound the violins
Jim says... So here we are considering - one week after the Oscars - the phenomenon of famous people who say they don't want to be famous.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Seeking $4 billion in sales, Kate Spade emulates Ralph Lauren
Craig Leavitt, chief executive of Kate Spade, says “Ralph Lauren is our business analog.” Leavitt worked at Lauren before joining Kate Spade in 2008.
The Daily Beast
Photo by YouTubeLarry King to RT: Don't Edit Me Under pressure to...
Larry King is under pressure to withdraw his show from broadcast on RT America. He tells The Daily Beast exclusively that as long as criticism of Putin is aired unedited in his shows he has "no problem."
Three oak galls and an eye of newt
For a millennium, the Western world's go-to ink, the one that monks with quill pens layered on vellum, was the wonderfully named iron gall, an ink with a peculiar production story.
John Lewis staff celebrate getting 15 per cent bonus
Liz Baillie, who works in customer support and Julie Blake, Head of Branch, with staff at John Lewis in Solihull Around 550 workers at Solihull's John Lewis store celebrated a record year of sales - with eight weeks' extra wages.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
South China Morning Post
'I feel sick that I worked there': TV presenter quits on air over Russian network's 'Putin whitewash'
An American presenter for the Moscow-funded Russia Today television network resigned live on air in protest at the deployment of Russia-backed forces in Ukraine.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
May The Source Be With You
Aitken's recent work " The Source " explores the root of creativity. Six projections in a pavilion designed by David Adjaye, cycle through many more interviews with artists, architects, and musicians such as Adjaye, Liz Diller, William Eggleston, Philippe Parreno, Paolo Soleri, Tilda Swinton, and Beck among others.
Top Five Large Firm Marketing Trends Plus the Top Feeder Law Schools
Coming today to BigLaw : With all the media coverage of large law firms nowadays, trend spotting has become more difficult.
Kate Spade & Company: The Crown Jewel Begins To Shine, For Investors And Bidders
Editor's notes: With divestitures now in the background, there is full concentration on its namesake brand.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Kennedys, Bushes and... Dingells? American political dynasties
Debbie Dingell announced Friday, February 28, that she would run for the seat held for 58 years by her husband, Rep. John Dingell, D-Michigan, who announced earlier that he was retiring.
JC Penney's favorite brands are 25-40% off on Monday, March 3
JC Penney's favorite brands, including Liz Claiborne apparel for misses, petites and women, are 25-40% off on Monday, March 3. Featured is Liz Claiborne's daffodil yellow eyelet top and white ankle jeans for only $35.99 each.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
'Hundred Days' - the anatomy of a rock opera
Composer-performer-creators Abigail Bengson and Shaun Bengson prepare for a rehearsal of the musical-concert hybrid "Hundred Days."
Fri Feb 28, 2014
George C. Ford wrote a new blog post: North Liberty frozen custard...
David Gott will be the first to tell you that he had no intention of starting an ice cream company.