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Beerud Sheth, Founder of Elance: Building Another "Company For the Ages"

Bill_Robinson | Posted 06.13.2015 | Technology

Beerud Sheth is an amazing guy. He built what is arguably the most disruptive work platform with the most empowering effect on the economy and economic development on the planet, Elance.

'I Apologize For Using That Awful Word'

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 01.28.2014 | Business

Thomas Perkins, the venture capitalist who compared the "progressive war on the 1 percent" to Nazi anti-Semitism over the weekend, said he regrets usi...

Help! I'm Drowning in Minutiae

Laverne H. Bardy | Posted 09.04.2012 | Fifty
Laverne H. Bardy

I approach cashiers the way one might deal with a lunging vampire: with crossed forefingers and a clove of garlic. I know by the glint in their eye they are preparing to offer me another rewards card.

WATCH: Perkins Gets Technical For Hard Foul On Wade

Posted 04.05.2012 | Sports

If last night's regular-season meeting is any indicator, then an NBA Finals matchup between the Oklahoma City Thunder and the Miami Heat would figure ...

Richest Man In India Builds $1 Billion House

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

What would you do if your net worth were $22 billion? If you were Indian businessman Mukesh Ambani, you might build yourself the world's most expensiv...

Ryan Grim

Alan Grayson Confronts GOP For Spying On Democratic Gathering (VIDEO) | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Conservative media spent much of Friday attacking Rep. Alan Grayson (D-Fla.) for breaking up a GOP meeting Thursday evening in his Orlando district. R...

NRDC to NYC: Improve, Then Pass Int. 194 to Clean Up the City's Heating Oil

Rich Kassel | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Rich Kassel

Heating oil is a significant contributor to our local, chronic particulate air pollution problems.

Conservative Evangelical Leader Tony Perkins Sours On GOP

U.S. News And World Report | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Doing some reporting on how the religious right is greeting the election of Michael Steele--who's been portrayed as squishy on some social issues--as ...

Sam Stein

The Battle For Harlem Heats Up | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On the corner of 130th Street and Malcolm X Blvd in New York sits Sen. Barack Obama's Harlem headquarters. It is a lively place, with full glass windo...