Comcast fights hometown, says report on poor customer service “inaccurate”

The City of Philadelphia yesterday released a 571-page report assessing Comcast's service, and the cable company is not taking the report's criticism lying down. "We appreciate some of the positive conclusions in the consultant’s report, but overall believe many of the findings are inaccurate, over-stated, or misleading, and we will deliver comprehensive proof of those facts to the City," Comcast executives LeAnn Talbot and David Cohen wrote in a post titled, "A Philadelphia Love Story." Comcast's Read more [...]

A Progress Report on Arsenal’s January Signing Gabriel Paulista

It could be argued that Arsenal’s acquisition of Gabriel Paulista was an emergency signing. By the time the January transfer window rolled around, the Gunners were absolutely desperate for a new centre-half.Arsenal’s previous Brazilian buy had been made with a similar sense of urgency. On deadline day in the summer of 2011, the Gunners had swooped to sign Andre Santos from Fenerbahce. The parallel between the two deals ends there: while Santos was a largely disastrous signing, the early Read more [...]

Bank of America to Report First-quarter 2015 Financial Results on April 15

Dateline City: CHARLOTTE, N.C. Bank of America Corporation today announced it will report its first-quarter 2015 financial results on Wednesday, April 15. The results are scheduled to be released at 7 a.m. ET, followed by an investor presentation at 8:30 a.m. ET. The live audio webcast, accompanying presentation and other earnings-related information will be available through the Bank Read more [...]

Afghanistan gave CIA money to Al Qaeda to free diplomat: report

WASHINGTON: Afghanistan used about $ 1 million provided by the CIA to a secret government fund to pay Al-Qaeda in 2010 for a diplomat's release, The New York Times reported Saturday. The terror group's leader at the time, Osama bin Laden, worried that the Americans knew about the payment and were either tracing the cash or had laced it with poison or radiation,... - Photown News Read more [...]

India vs. UAE: Highlights, Scorecard, Report from Cricket World Cup

India dealt out a World Cup thrashing to the United Arab Emirates, beating the Associate nation by nine wickets in Perth to maintain an unbeaten start in their title defence. After beating Pakistan and South Africa convincingly in their first two games this was a different challenge, but their bowlers responded after the UAE won the toss and dismissed the minnows for 102 in 31.3 overs. The chase was a formality, which India completed with 187 balls to spare. India are on track to top Pool B, with Read more [...]

Report: Selena Gomez Flipped When Justin Bieber Attended Taylor Swift’s Birthday Bash!

She’s tried to be strong through her split with Justin Bieber, but Selena Gomez supposedly lost it when her ex showed up at BFF Taylor Swift's 25th birthday party on Friday (December 12). An Us Weekly source says that instead of enjoying the company of celebrity guests like Jay Z, Beyonce and Justin Timberlake, the “Come and Get It” singer threw a tantrum. The insider explains, "She shouted, 'No one understands me! My boyfriend doesn't even understand me. Everyone just stared [at her]." Read more [...]

Would You Be Willing To Report A Family Member For Financial Elder Abuse?

Only 41 out of 1000 cases of elder abuse are reported. This is partly due to reluctance of the elders themselves to report abuse even when they know it has happened. Family members are the most frequent abusers and other family members who see what is going on must step up and report this crime to Adult Protective Services. Forbes - Personal Finance Read more [...]