Trump asks pastor jailed in Turkey to be ‘great patriot hostage’ for US

President Donald Trump tweeted on Thursday that the US will “pay nothing” for the release of a jailed American Pastor in Turkey, but would punish Ankara if he is not released. “Turkey has taken advantage of the United States for many years,” Trump tweeted. “They are now holding our wonderful Christian Pastor, who I must […]

5 great portable DVD players | Autoblog's favorites

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Filed under: Ownership,Videos,Autoblog Minute,Original Video,Parts and Accessories Don’t have a tablet to hand off to the kids? Try one of these. Continue reading 5 great portable DVD players | Autoblog’s favorites 5 great portable DVD players | Autoblog’s favorites originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 16 Aug 2018 19:40:00 EDT. […]

This Bugatti EB110 video is a great reminder of the 1990s supercar boom

Raphael GAILLARDE/Gamma-Rapho via Getty Images Bugatti in 2018 is precisely where corporate parent Volkswagen wants it to be. The Alsatian automaker is once again known the world over for making what some consider to be the ultimate road car: a V16 engine with four-digit horsepower, a top speed so fast no tire can handle it, and […]

How to Connect Different Learning Styles with Career for Great Success

How we define our career success is different from one person to the next, or at least should be different.Many define career success through wealth symbols likened to those glossy images of The Robb Report containing pages of plush houses, luxury cars and superyachts. Others such as Bill Gates and Warren Buffett seek other measures […]

Japan still has great influence on global financial markets

IT IS the summer of 1979 and Harry “Rabbit” Angstrom, the everyman-hero of John Updike’s series of novels, is running a car showroom in Brewer, Pennsylvania. There is a pervasive mood of decline. Local textile mills have closed. Gas prices are soaring. No one wants the traded-in, Detroit-made cars clogging the lot. Yet Rabbit is […]

The Animated ‘Star Wars’ Shows Owe a Great Debt to a Classic Sonny Chiba Samurai Film

(Welcome to The Movies That Made Star Wars, a series where we explore the films that inspired, or help us better understand, George Lucas’s iconic universe. In this edition: Shogun’s Shadow.) Samurai films have been a strong influence on the Star Wars saga since its very earliest days. When George Lucas was sitting down to […]

New Great Pyramid of Giza mystery reveals electromagnetic secrets within hidden chambers

The Great Pyramid of Giza is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Egypt and the world. As the last remaining landmark of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, the mysteries behind it plague scientists and archaeologists to this day. A recent discovery from within the hidden chambers has shocked experts after learning […]

Watch Flames great Jarome Iginla's retirement announcement

Watch live, by clicking on the video above, starting at 12:30 p.m. ET as Flames great Jarome Iginla is in Calgary to announce his retirement from the NHL. The 41-year-old spent 16 of his 20 NHL seasons with the Flames. Iginla scored 625 goals and 675 assists, for 1,300 points, and had 1,040 penalty minutes in 1,554 games.  […]

Expos great Vladimir Guerrero inducted into Baseball Hall of Fame

During his 16-year career, Vladimir Guerrero rarely left fans wanting more, although his speech on Sunday as he was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame may have been an exception. Guerrero was always a man of few words, and he held true to that reputation on Sunday in Cooperstown, NY, in a brief speech […]