The Las Vegas Concours d’Elegance Is Back to Benefit the Miracle Flights Charity

It’s nice to see automotive concours events back (almost) in full swing, each of us having been deprived of enjoying beautiful collector cars arrayed in tranquil outdoor settings for more than a year. There’s one aspect of a concours, however, that receives far less attention than the vehicles themselves, and that would be the worthwhile charity organizations for whom donations abruptly stopped with the temporary cessation of these shows. The fundraising has fired up again, though, as this year marks the return of the Las Vegas Concours d’Elegance, founded by Stuart Sobek in 2019, which is back for its second running...
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Everything you're waiting for is in these containers

New York (CNN Business) — Virtually every US home contains items that came through the ports of Los Angeles or Long Beach. The neighboring ports, a mere two nautical miles from each other, are the two largest in the country, measured by containters handled — with Los Angeles holding the top spot.

Marshall Wace LLP Has $33.12 Million Stock Position in Stellantis (NASDAQ:STLA)

Marshall Wace LLP cut its holdings in shares of Stellantis (NASDAQ:STLA) by 1.4% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 1,687,112 shares of the company’s stock after selling 23,335 shares during the period. Marshall Wace LLP’s holdings in Stellantis were worth $33,116,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

5 Stocks Insiders Are Selling

When insiders sell shares, it indicates their concern in the company’s prospects or that they view the stock as being overpriced. Either way, this signals an opportunity to go short on the stock. Insider sales should not be taken as the only indicator for making an investment or trading decision. At best, it can lend conviction to a selling decision.

How Do You Solve Property Data’s Oldest and Biggest Challenge?

Real properties have a jumble of identifiers rather than a single standardized number that clearly defines each piece of property. Often, these overlapping and incomplete data sets of property information can result in a mess that takes hours to unravel before the property data is clean enough to use. This applies to if data is being used for understanding property vulnerability, to a natural hazard, how close it is to a power line, to a home or complying with regulations to build a pipeline.

Court Charges NSCDC Official With Certificate Forgery

Idowu Olamide, a member of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), was found guilty of certificate forgery by the Ogun State High Court. Idowu was found guilty of fabricating a National Diploma certificate in order to gain an office upgrade, according to the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC).

Archives: November 2021

"Is radical Islamic terrorism today as great a threat to the West as Nazism and then Communism were in their day? Hitler's and Stalin's empires were vastly more massive and powerful. The power of the Islamist terror network is more spread out and amorphous; this time the bombs could come from within. Yet our responses to Islamist terror in some respects have exceeded our responses to totalitarianism."

Talented young Ashton karter racing to the top

A young boy from Ashton is taking the to track with the ambition of being the UK’s next motorsport world champion. Jack Burgess, 12, has only been taking karting seriously for the past six months, but has already impressed team bosses in Rochdale with his results. He’s signed up to...

Insurance Agents Hear All Kinds of Weird Stories

One day, when I was still an insurance agency owner, I had just gotten off a rather long-winded teleconference with management about how they were looking forward to planning for the new year. There was a caller waiting for me on line 1. It was one of my Insureds who needed to report an automobile claim but needed to explain what happened first.