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Saturday, September 20, 2014

The country may be limping along, but we did it to ourselves.


Friday, September 19, 2014

The country may be limping along, but we did it to ourselves.


Sometimes a movie, actor or product appears on the American scene to be greeted with a collective "meh" but then make its way overseas and struggles onshore like Gulliver from Gulliver's Travels. Suddenly it finds itself a celebrated giant in this new land.

In other words, there are pop culture phenomena that Americans haven't given a second thought to, that have absolutely exploded across the ocean. Like...


Alibaba's IPO could well be the end of U.S. dominance in the world technology sector, a professor from a Britain's business school told Xinhua on Thursday.

"Alibaba's annual growth rate of more than 30 percent shows that the gap between the Chinese companies, Alibaba and Tencent, and U.S. companies is getting ever closer," said Qing Wang, professor from Warwick Business School, one of the most prestigious and highly selective business schools in the world.

"The ability to understand customers intimately and continuously innovate should enable them to expand overseas with US dominance in the world technology sector gradually being broken," said professor Wang.


Wednesday, September 17, 2014

With Ray Rice, Adrian Peterson and a growing number of NFL players involved in domestic abuse grabbing headlines, it's no wonder that some are starting to ask about a possible concussion connection.


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