'He has a clarity to life now, with just one objective: revenge,' the 'Walking Dead' star tells MTV News about his character's future. David Morrissey in "The Walking Dead" Photo: Gene Page/AMC
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Walk around the American Museum of Natural History and you’ll see some odd biological specimens. Green fuzz, fluorescent blobs, muscular tubes and swarms of bipeds paying good money to stare at rocks. But by the standards of “Weird Life,” by David Toomey, those sights are positively pedestrian. Read full article >>
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NEW YORK (Reuters) - A U.S. court on Monday sentenced Wegelin & Co, the oldest Swiss private bank, to pay $57.85 million after it admitted to helping wealthy Americans evade taxes. The sum ordered by U.S. District Judge Jed Rakoff in New York was on top of $16.3 million in forfeitures already obtained by authorities after the federal government accused Wegelin of...
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David Plouffe, the former senior advisor to President Obama and his 2008 campaign manager, will be joining Bloomberg Television as a contributor and strategic advisor. Bloomberg made the announcement in a press release earlier today, making Plouffe the latest high-profile member of the Obama administration making the jump to TV, following MSNBC's hire of David Axelrod and...
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THE Senate unanimously approved Mary Jo White on April 8th to lead America’s Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on the basis of her reputation as a prosecutor and defence attorney. She will need all of her talents to argue the case for the agency’s approach to justice.When Jed Rakoff, a federal judge (pictured), decided in November 2011 to reject a $285m settlement...
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Sunday on “This Week with George Stephanopoulos,” former deputy chief of staff and senior adviser to President George W. Bush, Karl Rove, now a Fox News Contributor, faces off with Bloomberg contributor and former Obama White House senior adviser David Plouffe on the powerhouse roundtable....
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San Francisco's American Conservatory Theater premieres 'Dead Metaphor,' a savage, caustic satire on the life that awaits those who return from war.
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Last weekend, the radio show This American Life aired a special episode on climate change and dedicated a third of the program to covering Bill McKibben, our Do The Math tour, This American Life airs on more than 500 stations...
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The danger of the incessant pursuit of returns is that for many of us it doesn’t enhance life, it becomes life-and not a terribly enjoyable one, writes David Weidner.
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Hopefully the $155 million purchase of Picasso's "Le Reve" by Steve Cohen coupled with his splurge on a $60 million East Hamptons pad comes with a 30 full day money back guarantee, because very soon he may have more practical and immediate uses for the money. Because if the SAC head was hoping that the recent $602 million settlement his firm had reached with the SEC was...
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