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The Fast and The Curious
This story appears in ESPN The Magazine's March 2 Analytics Issue. Subscribe today! THE BOOK IS titled The Two-Second Advantage , and it nestles snugly inside the recent trend of business books with simple, digestible slogans meant to appeal to both the smoothest CEO and the clumsiest salesman. The
Quirky Office Perks at the 2015 Best Places to Work Include Breast Milk Shipping
Polish up your resumes. Glassdoor's 2015 50 Best Places to Work includes the cream of the crop of employers, which offer workers everything from massages to two months of rest time, not to mention lots of free stuff. Careers website Glassdoor compiled the ratings based on online survey reviews from
Commercial Drones Take Off in US, Europe
Morning Money Memo… Commercial drone flights may get a lift from the FAA. Federal regulators are expected to allow seven TV and movie production companies to use drones for filming on sets. Until now, the FAA has banned the use of commercial drones. But two...
Hiring Pace Remains Strong in May Jobs Report
Morning Money Memo… The jobs market appears to be getting stronger and the US economy may be revving up. Employers hired at a healthy pace in May for a fourth straight month, fueling hopes of accelerating growth after a grim start for the year. The...
Kristen Bell: 'Frozen' Star Goes Back to 'Mars'
Fans have waited nearly six years, and now “Veronica Mars” is back, this time on the big screen. Kristen Bell is back too, starring in the highly-anticipated feature film continuation of the TV series about the teen private eye that went off the air...
'Frozen' Star Kristen Bell Goes Back to 'Mars'
The actress talks about crowd funding with Kickstarter to get the "Veronica Mars" movie made.
Adam Silver open to changes
BOSTON -- Adam Silver, while working for the NBA before becoming the league's commissioner, floated the idea of adding play-in games for the postseason and got some support from owners. Now as commissioner, Silver remains "fascinated" with the idea of a tournament to determine the final playoff
How the shepherd boy beat the beast
Stanislas Wawrinka had no business winning the Australian Open. None whatsoever. Not for a guy who had no experience in a major final. Not for a guy who had been whitewashed, wrecked and broken over and over by Rafael Nadal in their 12 previous matches. Not for a guy whose motto is to fail the best
Why a Virtual March Isn't Enough to Pass Immigration Reform
So you want immigration reform to pass. How can you make that happen? Protest in the streets. Call your representative. Make it rain on elected officials with millions in campaign contributions (that's a popular choice ). Or you could use the Internet. Yes! Let's make it go viral ! A couple of