Daily Archives: August 5, 2017

BP Surpasses Profit Expectations, Still Wallowing In Debt

2017-08-06T21:33:38+00:00

It’s been a complicated and contradictory quarter for oil giant British Petroleum. The struggling corporation has failed to reduce debt in the second quarter, with total profits falling by 5 percent compared with last year. Despite these lackluster numbers, BP has actually exceeded analysts’ projections by a wide margin, recovering more quickly than expected despite a plethora of project [...]

BP Surpasses Profit Expectations, Still Wallowing In Debt 2017-08-06T21:33:38+00:00

Pieters, Zach Johnson share lead at Bridgestone Invitational

2017-08-06T21:33:35+00:00

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Thomas Pieters ended a roller-coaster round with a 30-foot birdie putt for a 4-under 66 that gave him a share of the lead with Zach Johnson going into the final round of the Bridgestone Invitational. Pieters built a big lead early with five birdies on his opening eight holes at Firestone, [...]

Pieters, Zach Johnson share lead at Bridgestone Invitational 2017-08-06T21:33:35+00:00

‘The Simple Life’ Does Not Age Well in 2017

2017-08-06T17:11:56+00:00

On this day (August 5) 10 years ago, the last episode of Paris Hilton and Nicole Richie's infamous reality series, The Simple Life, aired. If you've burned this piece of pop-culture from your memory, which is totally understandable, here's a quick refresher: Two obscenely wealthy socialites (Hilton and Richie) traveled from rural town to rural [...]

‘The Simple Life’ Does Not Age Well in 2017 2017-08-06T17:11:56+00:00