Education Secretary DeVos makes the wrong case for 'school choice'
After a deeply contentious confirmation process, Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos began her tenure at a deficit. It was therefore important that the Republican megadonor/cabinet secretary quickly take steps to appear credible and qualified. That's ...
Chinese elegance and tourism
COFCO Plaza: luxury, elegance and B.I.D Quality Award
Winner of the BID prize for Quality
Beijing COFCO Plaza, awarded the International Arch of Europe for Quality, is a business center with a shopping mall located in Beijing.
Oscars: How an Accountant's Tweet Turned into the Biggest Mistake in Academy History
Chaos erupted both onstage and behind the scenes after a starstruck accountant with PricewaterhouseCoopers handed Warren Beatty the wrong envelope for best picture. Oscar night's best picture fiasco — in which the top award was mistakingly given to La ...
What we can learn about SpaceX's trip to the Moon from the Apollo 8 mission
SpaceX's surprise announcement yesterday that it would send two private citizens around the Moon next year may mark a huge milestone: the private space industry's version of the Apollo 8. That mission was a precursor to more advanced lunar exploration ...
ISIS fighters' handwritten letters found at abandoned Mosul training compound
Alaa Abd al-Akeedi asked his family for forgiveness and not to mourn him before ending his life in a suicide bomb attack against Iraqi security forces last year. “Don't be sad and don't wear the black clothes. I asked to get married and you did not ...
Indian Oil Corporation goes 'Green' with B.I.D Quality Award
BID Award for Quality
Indian Oil Corporation, the country's largest public-sector company, ranked 116th on the Fortune Global 500 List and got awarded by Business Initiative Directions.