These are the biggest clothing companies in America

Facebook/The North Face America’s biggest apparel and footwear retailers rake in a massive amount of revenue each year.  Companies such as Nike and TJ Maxx are dominating the US retail landscape.  This list of the top retailers by annual sales is collated using data from Forbes’ recent Global 2000 list of the world’s largest public companies. It’s […]

How Portugal’s Biggest Disaster Launched a Scientific Discipline

Most of the population of Lisbon was in church when the first quake hit. It was the morning of All Saints Day, 1755, and this was the most prominent city in one of the world’s most powerful countries. None of that mattered, of course, when the shaking started. The Lisbon quake is still a defining […]

Daily Podcast: Biggest Film Pet Peeves, Movie Marathons, Mr. Mom, Fantasy Island, Rookie of the Year & Apple

On the October 11 2018 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film Weekend Editor Brad Oman and Senior Writer Ben Pearson to talk about the latest film and tv news, including Mr. Mom, Fantasy Island, Rookie of the Year and Apple. And in the mailbag we’ll answer some listener e-mails. […]

‘Venom’ has the biggest box office opening weekend ever for an October release (SNE)

Sony “Venom” broke the best opening weekend ever for a movie released in October with an estimated $ 80 million take, domestically. “A Star Is Born” also had an impressive opening, earning $ 42.6 million.   Look out Spider-Man — Sony has found a new Marvel character that can score it big box office coin.See […]

Property for sale: These are some of the biggest turn-OFFS for potential buyers

When it comes to putting a property on the market, factors such as location will no doubt play an important part in what sellers can expect to ask for. A report by Nationwide Building Society showed that while annual UK house price growth was steady in September, maximising the interest in your property continues to […]

The US would suffer some of the biggest costs of climate change

Enlarge / Hurricane Florence the morning of Sept. 12 as it churned across the Atlantic in a west-northwesterly direction with winds of 130 miles an hour. (credit: NASA Johnson) Climate change is a classic tragedy of the commons: every country acting in its own self-interest contributes to depleting a joint resource, making the world worse […]

Nearly 3 months later, the biggest topic around the NBA is LeBron James’ move to the Lakers and how it’s changed the league

Harry How/Getty Teams around the NBA are still talking about LeBron James’ move to the Los Angeles Lakers. Teams in the Eastern Conference have acknowledged that their paths forward are easier with James out of the way, while teams in the West have accepted that the conference just got tougher. James’ Lakers will also have […]