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  • Former Obama campaign manager to run Uber's political strategy

    Former Obama campaign manager to run Uber's political strategy
    SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Uber has enlisted David Plouffe, President Barack Obama's 2008 campaign manager, to devise and run its global political and branding strategy, as the fast-expanding car rides-on-demand startup runs into stiff resistance in some...
  • Ray Smith: Hit man and undercover deputy

    Ray Smith: Hit man and undercover deputy
    Ray Smith spent years as a hit man, a violent tax protester and a white supremacist. He pretended to be all of those things while working as an undercover deputy with the Orange County Sheriff's Office. Ready to talk on any topic, the former volunteer...
  • Nissan NV200 Taxi

     
    Filed under: Minivan/Van, Work, Nissan, Quick Spins "You're a long way from home!" When I signed up to drive a pre-production version of the Nissan NV200 Taxi, I expected to have a higher-than-normal level of interaction with the public at large. However,...
  • Train Riders Should Pay More

    Sometimes the number don't make sense. Connecticut heavily subsidizes all the people who ride trains -- most out of Connecticut to New York. These people probably amount to less than 5 percent of the working populace, while the remaining 95 percent...
  • On the fast track: Converting defunct rail lines to trails, parks

    On the fast track: Converting defunct rail lines to trails, parks
    The 606 is one of many projects to transform defunct rail lines into public walkways and parks. “Rails-to-Trails” projects have gained popularity in recent years among urban preservationists, architecture geeks and people who don't want to...
  • Producers Guild of America Sets First 'Produced By' Conference for New York

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - The Producers Guild of America has expanded its "Produced By" conference to New York and set the inaugural event for Oct. 25 at the Time Warner Center. Speakers will include Bob and Harvey Weinstein, "Wolf of Wall Street"...
  • 'The Strain' will be back for a second bloodsucking season

    'The Strain' will be back for a second bloodsucking season
    The vampire infection of "The Strain" is still spreading at the midway point of FX's horror thriller series' first season. And it looks like it will continue to spread into next year, as the cable channel announced on Tuesday that the series would...
  • Man exonerated of murder settles suit against New York for $10 million

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - A man who was incarcerated for 16 years for a murder he did not commit has settled a lawsuit against New York City for $10 million, two months before his case was scheduled to go to trial. Jabbar Collins, 42, was sentenced in 1995 to...
  • Dragon boats races held on Connecticut River

    A centuries-old Chinese tradition has taken hold in the United States over the past three decades. Dragon boat racing has attracted people looking for some upper-body exercise along with the camaraderie of team sports in a fun atmosphere. Some 3,000...
  • SeaWorld could face legal action from investors

     SeaWorld could face legal action from investors
    After last week's big stock drop, SeaWorld now could face legal action from investors. A New York City law firm said it may file a proposed class-action lawsuit if it can show that SeaWorld previously knew the documentary "Blackfish" impacted visits...
  • Bill and Hillary Clinton Spend Big in the Hamptons

    Like a horde of other wealthy folk, Bill and Hillary Clinton dropped a small fortune on a high-priced rental in the Hamptons this month. The powerful politicos, who rented the past few years on East Hampton's swish Lily Pond Lane, opted this year to...