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No alternative: how brands bought out underground music
No alternative: how brands bought out underground musicTimberland hosts rap gigs. Princess Nokia makes films for Maybelline. And Red Bull is the new school of rock. Have brand partnerships destroyed counterculture? Or are they all that’s keeping it alive? Is it possible, in 2017, to sell out? Not so long ago ...read more
Source: The Guardian
Published on Wed, 18 Oct 2017 01:21:00 GMT
ÂŁ45m in ineligible student loans sent to students at alternative 'university' providers, spending watchdog finds
£45m in ineligible student loans sent to students at alternative 'university' providers, spending watchdog findsForeign students are targeting “private universities” in order to pocket millions of pounds in student loan payments, a report by the Government spending watchdog has suggested. It is thought that in some cases, students receiving these payments may ...read more
Source: Daily Telegraph
Published on Wed, 18 Oct 2017 01:06:00 GMT
New Mortgage Rules May Push Borrowers to Alternative Banks, RBC Warns
New Mortgage Rules May Push Borrowers to Alternative Banks, RBC WarnsBorrowers who don’t meet the lending criteria of Canada’s big banks for home loans may turn to credit unions and private lenders under tougher mortgage rules released by the country’s banking regulator, according to RBC Capital Markets. While the ...read more
Source: Bloomberg
Published on Tue, 17 Oct 2017 10:33:00 GMT
Should Hedge Funds Be Concerned About Insider Trading With Alternative Data?
Should Hedge Funds Be Concerned About Insider Trading With Alternative Data?The investment landscape is changing rapidly and asset managers are finding themselves in an arms race for new forms of alternative data. Everything from mobile phone location data to internet of things (IoT) data about crop yields, are being scraped ...read more
Source: International Business Times on MSN.com
Published on Tue, 17 Oct 2017 15:11:52 GMT
The NRA's Dangerous Alternative to a Bump Stock Ban
The NRA's Dangerous Alternative to a Bump Stock BanThomas Massie, the Kentucky Republican who leads the Congressional Second Amendment Caucus, and Dianne Feinstein, the California Democrat who is one of the Senate's most persistent gun controllers, do not agree on much. But the congressman and the senator ...read more
Source: Townhall.com
Published on Tue, 17 Oct 2017 21:01:00 GMT
Barcelona considering Thiago reunion with Bayern Munich midfielder noted as a Philippe Coutinho alternative
Barcelona considering Thiago reunion with Bayern Munich midfielder noted as a Philippe Coutinho alternativeDon Balon report that the 26-year-old is keen to return to Spain, leaving Bayern to go back to the country he represents. Thiago left Barcelona in 2013 after they failed to offer him enough playing time which led to the buyout clause in his contract ...read more
Source: Daily Mail
Published on Tue, 17 Oct 2017 02:10:00 GMT
Nova Austral's Sixty South® Salmon Receives 'Good Alternative' Rating From Monterey Bay Aquarium's Seafood Watch® Program
Nova Austral's Sixty South® Salmon Receives 'Good Alternative' Rating From Monterey Bay Aquarium's Seafood Watch® ProgramPUNTA ARENAS, Chile, October 17, 2017 (Newswire.com) - Nova Austral's Sixty South ®, the first and only premium salmon raised in the rare and icy cold waters of the Antarctic, has been recognized as “Good Alternative” by the Monterey Bay Aquarium ...read more
Source: www.newswire.com
Published on Tue, 17 Oct 2017 18:51:00 GMT
6 Surprising Alternative Treatments That Worked for People With Diabetes
6 Surprising Alternative Treatments That Worked for People With DiabetesWhen it comes to controlling blood sugar, there are several known approaches you can follow: exercising regularly, eating foods that are low on the glycemic index (GI), getting enough sleep, managing stress well, and taking your diabetes medication correctly.read more
Source: Everyday Health
Published on Tue, 17 Oct 2017 09:11:00 GMT
Council votes in support of alternative 24th Street crosswalk
Council votes in support of alternative 24th Street crosswalkIt looks like the people fighting to keep pedestrian access across 24th Street will get their way, even if it's not exactly the way they envisioned it. At its Oct. 11 meeting, the Bakersfield City Council unanimously passed a motion from Councilman Andrae ...read more
Source: Bakersfield
Published on Tue, 17 Oct 2017 18:05:00 GMT
SULLUM: The NRA’s dangerous alternative to a bump stock ban
SULLUM: The NRA’s dangerous alternative to a bump stock banThomas Massie, the Kentucky Republican who leads the Congressional Second Amendment Caucus, and Dianne Feinstein, the California Democrat who is one of the Senate’s most persistent gun controllers, do not agree on much. But the congressman and the ...read more
Source: Chicago Sun-Times
Published on Tue, 17 Oct 2017 13:17:00 GMT