Their second home (right behind their first one, connected by a massive lawn) had an indoor half basketball court, seats from the old arena that their team used to play in (signed by all the legends of that team), and more memorabilia than anyone would ever need. This included championship rings, signed shoes/balls/jerseys, framed court side tickets from when they made the finals a few years back, memorabilia from the football, hockey, and baseball teams of the city, and, just for fun, a pair of signed Ali boxing gloves. They were the nicest people ever (he invited me to watch a playoff baseball game from the front row of their box once), but damn, what wealth!.
India is turning out to be the next major fashion hub after places like Paris and Milan. The best of international and native brands see this place as an integral sector in the fashion and style industry and are presenting the latest of what they have to offer. International fashion names such as Guess, DKNY, Armani, Tissot, Ray Ban and GC along with native brands such as Titan, Timex and Fastrack are providing top of the line collection in all categories of fashion and fashion accessories.
In order to control for entrepreneurial and firm characteristics, a multivariate approach is adopted with logit, ordered logit and multinominal logit regressions utilised. Findings: It is found that the influence of foreign firms, as captured by their share of local employment, has a negative influence on domestic entrepreneurs’ probability of exporting, but has no significant effect on the intensity of these export activities. Research Implications: The results suggest that local economies may not only become highly reliant on foreign employers, but also on local demand for domestic production.
Smashed Russian and European spacecraft litter the Martian landscape, meanwhile, along with NASA’s failed Mars Polar Lander from 1999. Getting into orbit around Mars is less complicated, but still no easy matter, with about a dozen spacecraft falling short. Mars fly bys were the rage in the 1960s and most failed; NASA’s Mariner 4 was the first to succeed in 1965.
BOSTON A former private equity executive who cofounded an investment firm with U2 Bono agreed to plead guilty in connection to the college admissions bribery scheme. William McGlashan will plead guilty to a single count of wire fraud and honest services wire fraud, federal prosecutors announced Friday. Under a deal with prosecutors, McGlashan will serve three months in prison, complete 250 hours of community service and pay a $250,000 fine.