Power Ranking Virginia Tech’s 2015 Schedule from Easiest to Toughest

It's never too soon to start looking ahead to the new college football season. After all, the Virginia Tech Hokies open the 2015 season in just under 70 days on Labor Day night in Blacksburg. The Hokies host defending national champion Ohio State in

Wal-Mart E-Commerce Tech Director Named CIO at Online Retailer Yoox

Yoox SpAYOOX.MI -6.65%, an Italian online retailer for high-end fashion brands, has named a former Wal-Mart Stores Inc.WMT -0.12% e-commerce technology director as its first chief information officer. Alex Alexander joined Yoox in June after thr

Tech jobs rise, but ‘silicon’ vision a stretch

Such phrases often come up these days when talk turns to metro Atlanta's tech industry. A string of jobs announcements and a growing cluster of tech businesses in Midtown have spawned talk that the sector will soon justify such a memorable moniker,

‘Cloud tax’ upsets Chicago tech community: ‘Life just got 9 percent harder’

Reports on Wednesday of the “cloud tax” took many Chicagoans by surprise, leaving providers and consumers of streaming and cloud services scrambling to understand the implications. Technology companies, among the heaviest users of cloud services

RB reflects on committing to Georgia Tech over FSU

4) Will Georgia Tech beat UGA again this season? “I know they can beat Georgia again. Georgia is the enemy to me now, so they better beat Georgia this year. They really don't have a choice. I'm a confident person. This is my last year in high scho

Ranking Texas Tech football’s 2015 roster: Nos. 10-6

Alfredo Morales, Sr. OG: He's made 23 starts in three years, bouncing back from a medical-redshirt season in 2011 en route to becoming one of the most reliable Texas Tech starters. Along with tackle Le'Raven Clark, Morales' at left guard makes the Re

Cornell Wants People to ‘Collide’ on Its New NYC Tech Campus

Bustling, youthful, and collegiate will more aptly describe the island now that Cornell Tech is building a campus there. The school, a joint venture between Cornell University and Technion University, broke ground earlier this year, launching

UPDATED: Jim Weaver, former Virginia Tech athletic director, dies

BLACKSBURG, Va., July 2, 2015 – Jim Weaver, whose vision and leadership as the director of athletics catapulted Virginia Tech in the Big East Conference and later the Atlantic Coast Conference, passed away at his Blacksburg home Wednesday night at 

Homicide Victim Lived Dangerous Lifestyle: Mother

The mother of a D.C. homicide victim desperately tried to save her daughter from a dangerous lifestyle, she told News4. Delonta Jovon Wynn, 34, was arrested Tuesday and charged with second-degree murder in the death of 46-year-old Darlene Marie Bryan

Surgery Trumps Lifestyle for Beating T2DM

Surgery achieved partial or complete diabetes remission in 29% to 40% of patients (depending on procedure used) at 3 years of follow-up, compared with none of the patients assigned to lifestyle intervention alone, investigators led by Anita Courcoulas ...

Vintage Highland Village gets a ‘lifestyle’ remake

Jimmy Fowler founded Highland Village in 1972 and for two generations it maintained its niche as a premier high-end shopping place in Jackson. “Curated,” is the term that Lou Masiello uses to describe how Fowler and his son-in-law, Guy Boyle, manage

Video: Riding Sydney’s Northern Beaches – The Aussie Lifestyle

DHaRCO teamed up with Sean Anderson to release an edit showing the lifestyle and riding in Sydney, Australia. We rented a house near our home on the Northern Beaches, and hit up our favourite local trails. The video is about life - work hard, play

New Balance Launches Lifestyle Sneakers With High-Tech Elements

The New Balance Lifestyle collection will soon boast a few new features. On July 1, the casual line — a division of the Boston-based athletic brand — will release updates to some of its most popular styles. And for the first time, they wi

Gruppo Campari, Eataly Enter Global Partnership Promoting Italian Lifestyle

SAN FRANCISCO (July 1, 2015) – Gruppo Campari, with its iconic Italian drinks portfolio, has announced a global partnership with high-end Italian food market Group Eataly, to promote the Italian lifestyle around the world. Eataly, who prides itself

Ellen DeGeneres Adds ‘Lifestyle Guru’ To Her Resume, Wants You To Buy A …

It seems like most celebrities either launch a lifestyle brand or start a clothing line these days. Gwyneth Paltrow, Blake Lively, Reese Witherspoon and Melissa McCarthy have all done one or the other and now we can another name to the list -- Elle

Kim Kardashian About To Unveil A New Lifestyle Blog?

Kim didn't share much about her upcoming venture, but if we had our way, it'd have to be a lifestyle blog to teach us all about living life to the fullest. Are you going to subscribe to her site once it launches?? [Image via Kim Kardashian/Instagr

ISIS publicly smashes Syrian artifacts

(CNN) — ISIS militants reportedly smashed cultural treasures from the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra, including an artifact dating back to the second century, according to a statement from the group and Syrian state media. A man smuggling at least s

Evacuated families wait for smoke from rail spill to clear

Smoke rises from a CSX train following the derailment of a train car, Thursday, July 2, 2015, in Maryville, Tenn. The derailment of the car, carrying a flammable and toxic substance, caused the evacuation of thousands in the surrounding area. (Michae

BUZZ-BP: market cheers Gulf spill settlement

... ** BP shares up c.2 pct, after rising 5 pct yesterday, following news of its settlement to resolve claims from its Gulf of Mexico oil spill five years ago. ** Upgraded by JP Morgan to "overweight" from "neutral"; PT raised to 475p. ** "By bringi

Solar Impulse to Land in Hawaii

A solar-powered Swiss airplane is scheduled to touch down in Hawaii Friday after a record-breaking flight across the Pacific Ocean, the riskiest leg of its 35,000-kilometer trip around the world without a drop of fuel. Solar Impulse 2 pilot Andre

2 killed, 1 wounded in shooting outside California store

July 2, 2015: Tehama County Sheriffs Office detectives search for evidence and clues at the scene of a shooting in Cottonwood, Calif. (Greg Barnette/The Record Searchlight via AP). Authorities say a man with a rifle killed two people outside a Norther