Tuba player Andrew Schwartz quit the Manhattan School of Music in 2011 when he saw opportunities shrinking and orchestras struggling. After a series of low-paid jobs such as selling stocks by phone, he left the workforce in August to pursue a master’s degree in business administration.
The San Francisco Bay Area will host the National Football League’s 50th Super Bowl in 2016 at the 49ers’ stadium that is set to open next year, while Houston was picked as the site of the 2017 championship game.
Stephen Barclay, chief executive officer of the America’s Cup Event Authority, spoke last week about the remaking of the 161-year-old yachting regatta and the aftermath of the death of Olympic medalist Andrew Simpson when his team’s boat capsized. This year’s event takes place July through September in San Francisco:
California’s median home price surpassed $400,000 for the first time in five years as rising demand and a tight supply of properties for sale drove up values, the state’s Realtors association said today.
The America’s Cup yachting races will proceed as scheduled while officials await findings from a committee reviewing last week’s death of British sailor Andrew Simpson during Swedish team training on San Francisco Bay.
The America’s Cup yachting race will proceed as scheduled while officials await findings of a committee reviewing last week’s death of sailor Andrew Simpson during the Swedish team’s training on San Francisco Bay.
Organizers of the America’s Cup will work with the U.S. Coast Guard to investigate the accident that killed two-time Olympic sailing medalist Andrew Simpson during the Swedish team Artemis Racing’s practice on San Francisco Bay.
Robert Liang and his wife, Alice, are living arguments for backers of an immigration-law revision: Though undocumented, they’re hardworking small-business owners who don’t want government help. The immigrants from Taiwan also embody an argument for its opponents: They’re older than 50.