Monthly Archives: April 2015

A New Spring for Old Dodgertown

A New Spring for Old Dodgertown

VERO BEACH, Fla. — The Montreal Alouettes football players, dozens of them, jogged out of the Jackie Robinson meeting room to a practice field wearing shorts, cleats and Jackie Robinson T-shirts. Half of them wore a replica of the Brooklyn ...

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Nokia to buy Alcatel-Lucent in $15.6B All-Share Deal

Nokia to buy Alcatel-Lucent in $15.6B All-Share Deal

Nokia (NOK) is to buy Alcatel-Lucent (ALU) in an all-share deal that values its smaller French rival at 15.6 billion euros ($16.6 billion), building up its telecom equipment business to compete with market leader Ericsson. Nokia’s takeover of Alcatel-Lucent will ...

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Are you a social media all-star? Participate in our profile series!

Are you a social media all-star? Participate in our profile series!

Social media is becoming increasingly pivotal to real estate. As more consumers move their home search online, they’re also counting on social media to help them find an agent who can land them the home of their dreams — or ...

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Why the middle class is still getting snared by the ‘wealth tax’

Why the middle class is still getting snared by the ‘wealth tax’

You may vaguely recall that in 2012 Congress “fixed” the Alternative Minimum Tax — or what the Tax Policy Center dubbed “the epitome of pointless complexity.” But that doesn’t mean the so-called “wealth tax” was simplified or eliminated. The AMT ...

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