Social Security Q&A: Shouldn’t I Take Spousal At 66 And Retirement At 70?


Today's question asks if it is in fact best to delay filing for retirement benefits till 70 after taking spousal benefits at full retirement age if a spouse had to file for retirement benefits early. The answer comments on this strategy and raises another possible strategy to maximize lifetime household benefits. Forbes - Personal Finance Read more [...]

Four Take Home Gold in Honeywell’s Global Annual Student Auto Design Challenge


Full of drive and passion for automotive engineering, four middle school students from School No. 174 Constantin Brancusi in Bucharest, Romania were named champions of Honeywell's seventh annual Student Automotive Design Challenge (SADC), having distinguished themselves from their global peers. Taking home the gold this year with their CSIRobotics project, the winning team, pictured here, is made up of: Alexandru Tudor Sima, project manager; Rares Stefan Rosu, engineering and technical Read more [...]

Brian Williams wanted to take over for Jay Leno on the ‘Tonight Show,’ but NBC said no


Suspended NBC News anchor Brian Williams wanted to switch to a career in late night television, according to an extensive profile on NBC's recent trouble by New York Magazine's Gabriel Sherman. Sherman writes that Williams asked his bosses at NBC to take over Jay Leno's spot on the "Tonight Show" when Leno retired, but NBC's CEO Steve Burke denied the request. Later, Williams met with CBS CEO Leslie Moonves and asked to take over for David Letterman when Letterman retired from the "Late Show," but Read more [...]

Ellen Pao could take the stand today in her suit against Kleiner Perkins — here’s what she’ll probably talk about


Ellen Pao could take the stand as early as Thursday in her gender discrimination suit against Kleiner Perkins, where she used to be a junior partner. Pao is seeking $ 16 million from Kleiner, alleging she was retaliated against after having an affair with another partner. She also claims Kleiner failed to prevent discrimination from occurring at the firm. Kleiner Perkins has denied Pao's allegations. Lynn Hermle, its lead attorney, has repeatedly emphasized that Pao didn't have the necessary skills Read more [...]

Scott Foley: When Shonda Rhimes Tells You to Take Your Shirt Off, You’re Going to Lose Weight


He’s certainly one dapper dude and Scott Foley nabbed the attention of Redbook, scoring a feature in the mag’s December/January issue. While chatting with the mag, the “Scandal” star chatted about being a dad (he and his wife just welcomed their third child) and if he thinks the White House resembles anything close to his hit ABC series. Check out highlights from Foley’s interview below and for more head over to Redbook! On whether he thinks Scandal-esque stuff really goes on at the Read more [...]

Mary-Kate Olsen & Olivier Sarkozy Step Out for Take Home a Nude Event in NYC


Celebrating fanciful arts, Mary-Kate Olsen stepped out to the 2014 Take Home a Nude event in New York City earlier this week (October 10). The fashion designer donned a casually chic getup as she mingled with the fellow guests including Lindsay Ellingson and Brooke Shields and cozied up to her beau, Olivier Sarkozy. In related news, Mary-Kate and Olivier reportedly tied the knot in secret. Rumors started swirling after the pair was spotted snacking in the Hamptons while both rocking gold bands Read more [...]

Kazakhstan Take the Lead over the Netherlands in Euro Qualifier


In the opening movement of their Euro 2016 qualifier with Holland, Kazakhstan barely ventured into the Dutch half and enjoyed only a slither of the possession, but somehow they took the lead! The Kazakhstanis won a corner in the 17th minute, which Renat Abdulin was able to put into the net via the crossbar with a darting header. Earlier this week, Gregory van der Wiel joked, per Soccer News (via 101 Great Goals), that the only thing he knew about his opponents Read more [...]