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  • Coup card game
    Identity-Based Card Game Coup is All Style, Little Substance
    Indie Boards and Cards, makers of 2011’s The Resistance, continues to churn out products that look great and possess intriguing role-based themes, but Coup, like its predecessors, is crippled by gameplay flaws that preclude any attempt at...
  • NEw ork Stock Exchange Feb 20, 2015
    Stock market preview for the week of Mar 2, 2015
    The S&P 500 broke a three week string of gains with a small loss of 0.28% for the week. The index saw the week’s high and low separated by only 16.59 points as it traded tightly against likely resistance in the upper level of the 100 L...
  • New York Stock Exchange Feb 20, 2015
    Stock market preview for the week of Feb 23, 2015
    The S&P 500 finished higher in two of the holiday shorted week’s four sessions and posted a 0.64% gain. The index has finished higher in eight of the past 12 sessions. The index stalled near the lower level resistance of the 100 L early...
  • New York Stock Exchange Feb 13, 2015
    Stock market preview for the week of Feb 16, 2015
    For the second straight week the S&P 500 pushed higher in three sessions and posted a 2.02% gain. The index amassed a 5.11% gain in finishing six of the past ten sessions higher. The two week rebound took the S&P 500 to a record close on...
  • Avanessi
    Avanessi Captures Love
    It’s mid-February and love is definitely in the air. What better way to show someone – or, yourself – how much you love them than by giving a gift with something that represents all things “love”.Founded in 2007,...
  • Bass Museum of Art hosts Gold exhibit through Feb. 15
    One more week of Gold at the Bass Museum of Art
    Perhaps your Valentines Day plans should include Gold, the exhibit in honor of the 50th anniversary celebration of the Bass Museum of Art. Opened Aug. 8, 2014, the exhibit is in its final days, concluding Feb. 15.Featuring art by contemporary...
  • New York Stock Exchange Feb 6, 2015
    Stock market preview for the week of Feb 9, 2015
    The S&P 500 saw two small losses and three strong gains and as a result added 3.03% for the week erasing the previous week’s losses. The index has increased in two of the past three weeks but has still finished lower in 16 of the past 27...
  • 17-pound gold nugget: Chinese herdsman finds 17-pound nugget, shaped like China
    17-pound gold nugget: Chinese herdsman finds 17-pound nugget, shaped like China
    A 17-pound gold nugget was found by a Chinese herdsman, walking his fields in the western Xinjiang Uygur region of China. All that glitters is not gold, but this massive, glitzy rock found under the feet of our humble shepherd was, in fact, solid...
  • New York Stock Exchange Jan 30, 2015
    Stock market preview for the week of Feb 2, 2015
    The S&P 500 slipped in three sessions during the week shedding 3.02%. The index has retreated in four of the past five weeks and has finished 14 of the past 22 sessions lower.The preliminary report of fourth quarter GDP released Friday came in...
  • Wells Fargo Museum, scene of gold nugget heist
    Gold nuggets stolen in San Francisco from Wells Fargo: An illegal gold rush
    Gold nuggets, the pride of San Francisco's Wells Fargo History Museum, were stolen on Jan. 27. Three thieves wearing masks allegedly pulled off the heist played out in broad daylight by ramming a Chevrolet Suburban through a revolving door and...
  • Kanji Wealth Symbol Afghan
    Wealth kanji symbol afghan in the tapestry crochet row count method
    What the mind can conceive and believe; it can achieve. By improving your state of mind, you can begin to manifest money. If there is just one thing you can do to start attracting more of what you want, learn to be thankful. Become skilled at how...
  • Two treasure hunters believe they have found the holy grail of all shipwrecks, Le Griffon, solving one of the great historical mysteries
    Le Griffon 1679 shipwreck found, Confederate gold remains lost in Lake Michigan
    By accident, two treasure hunters have found the holy grail of all shipwrecks Le Griffon that vanished on its maiden voyage in 1679, and its location not discovered until now. In 2011, Kevin Dykstra and Frederick Monroe looking for the mythical $2...
  • New York Stock Exchange Jan 23, 2015
    Stock market preview for the week of Jan 26, 2015
    The S&P 500 moved higher in the first three sessions of the holiday shortened trading week before Friday turned lower again. The rally brought the index 1.60% higher for the week breaking a three week string of losses on the index. Even after...
  • New York Stock Exchange Jan 14, 2015
    Stock market preview for the week of Jan 19, 2015
    The S&P 500 slipped in five straight sessions before Friday’s rebound. That rally was not enough to recoup the early losses as the index finished the week 1.24% lower. The index has finished 10 of the past 13 sessions lower.The index...
  • New York Stock Exchange Jan 8, 2015
    Stock market preview for the week of Jan 12, 2015
    The S&P 500 finished lower in three sessions, but saw a midweek rebound that regained the earlier losses before falling lower again on Friday. As a result the index shed 0.65% from the prior week’s close. The index has retreated in six...