8 hrs ago
Durham man draws 15-20 years for swindling educators
A Durham man accused of taking more than $1 million from educators was sentenced Tuesday to 15 to 20 years in prison after he pled guilty to more than 40 charges of securities fraud, common law forgery and common law uttering.
12 hrs ago
Midday open thread: Liz wouldn't have been a contender, CNN anchor suggests water cannon in Ferguson
Tonight, Republicans in Alaska head to the polls to select a nominee to take on Democratic Sen. Mark Begich, in one of the key races that will determine who wins a majority in the Senate this fall.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
The Bennington Banner
Researchers detail local history of Underground Railroad
About 15 residents at Southwestern Vermont Healthcare's Centers for Living and Rehabilitation on Monday morning for a presentation on the local history of the Underground Railroad.
Woman stuck in Boston elevator for 90 minutes
A woman staying at a hotel on Boylston Street was going to take her dog out for a walk when she got trapped.
Oregon marijuana legalization campaign say it is buying $2.3 million in TV ads this fall
Here is an image from a marijuana legalization ad featuring Richard Harris, the retired director of the state's Division of Addiction and Mental Health.
not one-hit wonders - C+C Music Factory
Everybody remembers C+C Music Factory's hit dance song " Gonna Make You Sweat ."
Dentons Expands Practice in Aviation Law - Creates Space Business Sector
Dentons announced last week the expansion of its global Aviation Finance practice and the creation of a Space Business sector team, enhancing its client service capabilities in the Aviation and Aerospace sector.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
The Washington Post
Dentons creates 'space law' group
International law firm Dentons has created a practice group focused on representing companies that manufacture, operate and invest in satellites, as it eyes potential in the fast-growing commercial space industry.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
J.C. Penney burnishes its Liz Claiborne brand
Although the calendar still says summer, marketers are already beginning efforts to get America in the mood for fall shopping.
The Honolulu Advertiser
March decries Deedy acquittal
What happened to is very much related to what has been going on the mainland with Eric Garner, who was choked to death by police officers in New York, or the shooting of Michael Brown in Missouri, said Liz Rees, a member of World Can't Wait, one of several activist groups that are part of the Justice for Kollin Elderts Coalition.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
The Miami Herald
Oregon wine country a world away from Napa
While Napa Valley and Sonoma are renowned for their world-class wines, tasting trips there generally come attached to luxurious digs, spa treatments, $25 tasting fees, Hummer limos and standstill traffic - and all the "no picnicking" pretension that goes with that.
Avis-Marie Barnes, James Beaman & More Set for Orlando Shakespeare Theater's 26th Season
Orlando Shakespeare Theater in Partnership with UCF announces partial casting for the seven productions in its 2014-2015 Signature Series.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Cape Cod Times
Berkshire climbs to $200,000 a share, extending Buffett's record
In this May 5, 2014 file photo, Berkshire Hathaway Chairman and CEO Warren Buffett gestures during an interview with Liz Claman on the Fox Business Network in Omaha, Neb.
The True Story Behind Dog Day Afternoon Gets Its Own Stranger-Than-Fiction Documentary
Sidney Lumet's Dog Day Afternoon , his second true-crime drama with Al Pacino after 1973's Serpico , stands tall among the motion pictures of the 1970s .
'Orange Is The New Black' Behind The Scenes Tour
"Orange Is the New Black" stars Samira Wiley , Danielle Brooks and Dascha Polanco take Access' Liz Hernandez on a behind the scenes tour of the New York prison set.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Richard Norton Bacon of Lumberton has left the building. His friends will tell you he's in a better place.
Jack Huston to play Wickham in Pride And Prejudice And Zombies
The London-born actor - best known for his role as Richard Harrow on the popular HBO show 'Boardwalk Empire' - has been handed the role of Wickham in the new film, which fuses Jane Austen 's classic novel from 1813 with tales of the walking dead.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Kate Spade Revenue Surges in Second Quarter
Kate Spade & Co. said its second-quarter loss narrowed, driven by a surge in demand as customers continued to snatch up its namesake-brand handbags and accessories.
Satisfying the urge to splurge
Satisfying the urge to splurge without stressing your budget. When you get the urge to splurge, it can be satisfied with visits to several of our favorite thrift shops .