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Student Blues, Starched Caps and Polished Shoes... a Nursing Retrospective

Carol A Miele | Posted 02.15.2017 | Education
Carol A Miele

Aside from some horrific experiences, I have no serious regrets. We graduated a finished product, confident and ready to take on any assignment. Employers knew we needed very little orientation to function independently.

3 Areas for the Biggest Disruption in 2016 for Startups

Chirag Kulkarni | Posted 01.12.2017 | Business
Chirag Kulkarni

Startups in 2016 have an immense opportunity and calling for disruption. There has been quite a bit of talk about disruption in economies such as the sharing economy, delivery, and even wearable's. But, there are still so many industries that are still untouched, and can be impacted on a large scale.

WATCH: Huge Line Brawl Erupts In Caps-Flyers Game

Posted 03.06.2014 | Sports

The 2013-14 regular season series between the Capitals and Flyers started with a line brawl back in November and then ended with another huge fight on...

WATCH: Goalie Makes Unbelievable Save After Falling Down

Posted 02.28.2014 | Sports

Despite falling down in the middle of a breakaway, Florida Panthers goalie Tim Thomas still managed to rob Capitals defenseman Mike Green of an easy g...

Flyers Center Injured After Violent Hit

Posted 12.18.2013 | Sports

Flyers center Brayden Schenn was knocked out of the game in the second period on Tuesday night after Capitals winger Tom Wilson leveled him from behin...

CAPS Off to High School Students Who Embrace Entrepreneurship Early

Alana Muller | Posted 08.03.2013 | Small Business
Alana Muller

Poised. Articulate. Innovative. Confident. As the graduation season continues, it's not uncommon to hear commencement speakers lauding such praise on graduating high school seniors. But, recipient of seed funding? Serial entrepreneur? Patent-holder? Not so much.

Deficit-Free Economic Stimulation

Steve Pociask | Posted 04.22.2013 | Business
Steve Pociask

Congress has it hands full again. With the potential of cutting government spending and raising taxes, most Democrats and Republicans have one thing they can agree on - either option could jeopardize an already weak economic recovery.

WTF? The Denver Presidential Debate Souvenirs Were 'Made in China'

David Shuster | Posted 12.08.2012 | Politics
David Shuster

The fact is our purchasing power has an impact on products across the spectrum. Whether we are choosing clothes, food, gasoline, or toothpaste -- we have the opportunity every day to make a difference.

Sex in Afghanistan, Religion in China and Debunking Goldman Sachs at the Sunnyside Documentary Festival

Vivian Norris | Posted 09.01.2012 | Entertainment
Vivian Norris

French filmmakers and funders defend auteur-driven works, finance documentaries that ask tough questions, and fight back against a mainstreaming of factual filmmaking, is one of the strong suits of Sunnyside.

7 Keys to Indemnification in Business Sales, Part 4 of 3

Jim Thomas | Posted 01.02.2012 | Denver
Jim Thomas

Whether you are buyer or seller, here are seven elements to think about when reading an indemnification provision: scope, damages, survival, exclusivity, caps, baskets, and third parties.

Two Young Girls Shot While Playing In Chicago Park

Posted 08.09.2011 | Chicago

Two young girls were seriously wounded Wednesday night while playing in a Northwest Side park, just steps from where a community policing meeting was ...

New Group Pressures Companies To 'Promise' They Won't Spend On Campaigns

The Washington Post | Dan Eggen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Coalition for Accountability in Political Spending, spearheaded by New York City Public Advocate Bill de Blasio (D), aims to secure promises from ...

Video: Getting a Look at Intuit's GoPayment System

Ramon Nuez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Ramon Nuez

The smartphone market seems to be plagued with chaos. Fortunately, this chaos is market-controlled. Yes, that is an oxymoron -- controlled chaos. Products and services relish in this formless state.

Ron Holt, Father Of Slain Teen Blair Holt, Chosen To Lead CAPS

NBC Chicago | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Chicago Mayor Richard Daley Tuesday appointed police veteran Ron Holt to head Chicago's Alternative Policing Program (CAPS)....

Sam Stein

Senate Bill Provision Creates Private Industry Rationing: Reform Advocate | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A major health care reform group is criticizing a provision in the Senate health care reform bill that would cap the cost of medical care that consume...

Redskin Chris Cooley and the Caps' Alex Ovechkin on Health Care

Liz Glover | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Liz Glover

The football player and the hockey player discuss life in DC and what they think of healthe care reform.

Community Policing Participation At 10-Year Low: WBEZ

Chicago Public Radio | Chip Mitchell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

An effort that made Chicago a model for community policing is losing momentum. Attendance at police meetings in neighborhoods across the city has dwin...

Cops Lose Overtime Pay For Community Policing

Chicago Sun-Times | Fran Spielman and Frank Main | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Chicago Police officers will no longer be paid overtime to attend monthly beat meetings or community policing functions in a budget-cutting move that,...