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  • Barclays
    Barclays bank to fight FERC fine
    Barclays, a British- based bank with a global presence, is poised to fight a large fine imposed by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, according to a report published by Reuters on July 17, 2013.The fines, totaling a record $453 million,...
  • Atlantic Cellars
    Fine wine on Atlantic Avenue
    Your destination to great wine and friendly faces doesn't have to be a journey to the Hudson Valley or across country to Napa Valley. It can be found right in the center of Brooklyn at Atlantic Cellars, carrier of the largest assortment of...
  • Almanac Beer Co.
    Almanac Beer Co. at Barclays tonight
    Remember when Pacific Brewing Laboratory hung out at Barclays in Oakland last month (link)? Well, tonight starting at 6PM, Almanac Beer Co. will be doing something similar.Almanac will be at Barclays with three of their beers on tap, the Extra...
  • Liam Payne and Jay-Z
    Photo: One Direction’s Liam Payne meets Jay-Z in New York City
    Liam Paynedidn'tmind having to deal with all the fans after he got a chance to meet Jay Z. On Monday night, before the big concert at the Today show, the artist from One Direction got to meet the hip hop legend in person during a Justin Bieber...
  • Beyonce and Jay-Z
    Beyoncé and Jay-Z sans Blue Ivy; couple has date night at Barclays
    Beyoncé and her man were sitting atcourt sideon Saturday night watching the game so close the couple could see every move. The entertainers were at the Barclays Center enjoying a night without Blue Ivy and watching the first game of the season at...
  • Jay-Z takes the subway to final Barclays show and freaks people out
    Jay-Z rides the subway to final Barclays show and freaks people out
    To christen the new Barclays Center in Brooklyn, rapper and mogul Jay-Z played a stand of eight sold-out shows in nine days, which he started on Sep. 28.For the eighth and final show this past Saturday, Hova created some buzz by taking the R-train...
  • Beyonce and Jay-Z
    Beyoncé takes concert stage with Jay-Z to perform ‘Forever Young’
    Beyoncé didn’t miss a beat on stage when she was part of the final performance at the Barclays Center on Saturday. The entertainer took the stage twice during the concert, but it was the performance of "Forever Young" was one that...
  • Precious Metals
    Overseas overnight trading metals hold their own
    Though the equities of the Asia/Pacific markets and the European markets all finished in the red, the precious metals held their own in the bloodbath. trading flat or just slightly down.Barclay's analyst, Mr. Kevin Norrish, said weakening...
  • Precious Metals
    Overseas overnight trading metals hold their own
    Though the equities of the Asia/Pacific markets and the European markets all finished in the red, the precious metals held their own in the bloodbath. trading flat or just slightly down.Barclay's analyst, Mr. Kevin Norrish, said weakening...
  • Watney - Barclays - 2012
    Sacramento native Nick Watney wins first event in 2012 FedEx Cup playoff series
    Shrugging off a so-so regular season, and wielding his putter with renewed confidence after a tip from a local PGA professional corrected a minor, but basic, flaw in his stroke, Sacramento native and Fresno State graduate Nick Watney jumped into...
  • Tiger Woods continues his loosing streak
    Tiger Woods continues his losing streak
    Tiger Woods failed at the 2012 Barclays golf tournament, finishing tied for 38th place at one over par and only 11 strokes behind champion Nick Watney.According to Woods, “I see it as absolutely it’s a good year.”Woods has again...
  • Barclays
    Former Barclays CEO loses bonuses and implies martyrdom
    On July 10, British based global financial services provider Barclays PLC issued a statement that former CEO Robert E. Diamond Jr. would forgo approximately $31 million in bonuses. He’ll still leave with about $3 million in pay. Mr. Diamond...
  • Bob Diamond, Barclays CEO resigns under pressure
    Bob Diamond, Barclays CEO resigns under pressure
    Top news coming in to a warming San Francisco is about the Barclays CEO who has now quit under pressure."It seemed inevitable with all the bad press that was going on," says San Francisco resident, James McMillan.The news source, Newser...
  • T Rock
    Rain, rain, go drink a beer
    So it’s finally raining. Don’t be a wuss! Get out there and drink something good. Here are your midweek event options. Come Friday, I’ll let you know what’s on for St. Patrick’s Day weekend in the local beer world....
  • Economic predictions for 2012:  Gold prices as seen by three investment banks
    Economic predictions for 2012: Gold prices as seen by three investment banks
    As we move towards the new year and the end of a very chaotic 2011 in the markets, global economy, and in nations dealing with social unrest, it is time to look at the economic predictions for 2012.We will continue with the predictions for gold in...