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Chicago Marathon Boosts Economy

CHICAGO – The Bank of America Chicago Marathon continues to contribute to Chicago ’s economy, with the 2016 race delivering an estimated $282 million in total business impact to the city. The findings come from the … [Read more...]

Millions in US affected by fierce snowstorm

Washington - Millions of people living in the north eastern parts of the United States (US) on Monday took the brunt of a severe snowstorm and blizzard that is ravaging the region. … [Read more...]

Baltimore Running Festival economic impact

BALTIMORE - Corrigan Sports Enterprises, Inc (CSE) announced the 2014 Baltimore Running Festival generated an estimated $40.2 million in economic impact according to a recent study by RESI, an economic research and … [Read more...]

Boston City Mayor passes away

The B.A.A. expresses our profound sadness at Mayor Menino's passing, together with our deep gratitude for the magnificent support to the Marathon, the B.A.A. and the hundreds of thousands of athletes who have run in … [Read more...]

Economy to Strengthen the Dollar

“We can expect a blistering dollar rally,” Ambrose Evans-Pritchard predicts in the Daily Telegraph. He bases his forecast on the rapid improvement in the condition of the US economy that is likely to shift the central … [Read more...]

Approaching Threat of US Financial Crisis

The rich, with their ownership of investment assets and ready access to cheap credit to gear up their holdings, have continued to be “the chief beneficiaries of… unorthodox monetary policies,” says the CLSA strategist … [Read more...]

US policy failure

Although lending to businesses is reaching record levels in the US, that should not be taken as evidence of strength in economic recovery, bankers are now warning privately … [Read more...]

Charles Joly World Class

After a week of fierce competition, incredible craftsmanship, unrivalled creativity and exceptional cocktails, Charles Joly from The Aviary in Chicago, USA, beat 47 of the best mixologists from around the globe to be … [Read more...]

Kentucky Derby Festival Raises Record Funds

It was another record year for the 2014 Kentucky Derby Festival Foundation Charity Module Program.  32 different charitable organizations raised funds by having individual runners and running teams participate in the … [Read more...]

Misty Copeland

  It was with great interest that I stumbled upon Misty Copeland, a ballerina with the American Ballet Theatre. The road that Misty Copeland has taken, has been a long and somewhat difficult journey. Born … [Read more...]