Latest Meltdown Stories

2011-03-29 07:10:00

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., March 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Big Wave Surfing book has issued its first big wave alert (BWA) predicting the next financial crisis. Based upon an analysis of past financial crisis, the alert predicts the timing, and technology, behind the form and the size of the next financial meltdown. Ken Thurber, author of the new book Big Wave Surfing, Extreme Technology Development, Management, Marketing and Investing, says, "The crisis has already started and we need to...

2010-06-03 06:40:00

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- In the wake of the global economic meltdown in the fall of 2008, many people around the world have been asking "what happened" and "how do we keep it from happening again?" While the causes are now well known, there is still great debate over how to prevent a similar economic catastrophe in the future.

2010-04-07 07:05:00

MIAMI, April 7 /PRNewswire/ -- With the childhood obesity epidemic finally at the front line, first lady Mrs. Obama has taken the initiative to do something about it, but what is she doing? The first lady Mrs.

2009-07-18 18:21:08

Actress Mischa Barton's recent hospitalization did not cause the production delay of the U.S.

2009-05-11 06:55:00

ORLANDO, Fla., May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- A Central Florida entrepreneur -- who says financial problems caused four of his colleagues to take their own lives in the last 15 months -- has started a local study group to help businessmen grow both personally and spiritually during America's economic meltdown. John Crossman, president of Crossman & Company, one of Central Florida's largest retail leasing and management firms, was already leading a men's Bible study when he made the decision to...

2009-03-31 06:55:00

ORLANDO, Fla., March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- A bestselling author whose 15 books have sold more than 5 million copies is taking an unusual approach with his latest work -- he's on a crusade, giving the book away to help people not only survive America's economic meltdown, but thrive emotionally and spiritually. Written by Dr.

2009-03-19 12:07:50

Historian Thomas Woods claims the current financial crisis can be squarely pegged as the result of bad policy and the actions of the U.S.

2008-09-14 18:00:18

TRAVEL agents could go under in an industry-wide meltdown, a trade expert warned last night The collapse of XL and of a string of airlines in the face of high fuel prices and tough trading conditions would have knock-on effect, said Malcolm Preston of accountancy firm PricewaterhouseCoopers.

2006-09-04 01:35:10

By Michael Paoletta NEW YORK (Billboard) - Northern Irish rockers Ash have swapped Guinness for Brooklyn lager and relocated to New York to craft their fifth album, due next spring.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.