Tag Archives: 2016

Third Irish Olympic Council chief wanted by police in Brazil over the illegal sale of Rio 2016 tickets 

A third Irishman is wanted in connection with the Rio ticket scandal  Police want to arrest the sports director of the Olympic Council of Ireland   Martin Burke could be extradited to Brazil where he could face charges He would join OCI’s chief Patrick Hickey and THG executive Kevin Mallon By Simon Holmes For Mailonline Published: 09:03 EST, 9 September 2016 | Updated: 10:19 ...

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Rio 2016 Paralympic committee slammed for asking people to stand during national anthem

Spanish language official account tweeted during the opening ceremony Blunder post read: ‘Sounding of the Paralympic Anthem, all stand.’ Online users left outraged by tweet, calling it ‘offensive’ and ‘a scandal’ Tweet was deleted within minutes, but had already been shared widely  By Gareth Davies For Mailonline Published: 07:48 EST, 9 September 2016 | Updated: 10:01 EST, 10 September 2016 ...

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Justin Bieber Ignites 2016 Brit Awards With Fiery Performance, Wins Best International Male

Justin Bieber, Adele, and Rihanna, ignited the 2016 Brit Awards with their performances among a starry lineup at the U.K.’s biggest annual music event. First, the Biebs. The 21-year-old superstar turned London’s 02 Center stage into a cosy campfire scene to perform “Love Yourself,” accompanied by James Bay on acoustic guitar, before a literally fiery throwdown of “Sorry” backed by ...

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Election 2016: a guide to winning the Murder Vote

The president of the United States will be asked to make difficult, life-and-death decisions while in office, and at some point every candidate for office will have to prove their mettle to voters. But there’s also, apparently, a phenomenon that I will call the Murder Vote. The Murder Vote is not won simply by promising a hawkish foreign policy, supporting ...

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Donald Trump's new hotel in Washington DC to open in September 2016

Located a few blocks from the White House, Trump International Hotel will occupy the Old Post Office Pavilion Its signature room is the two-bedroom Trump Townhouse, which will be the largest suite in the capital Hotel will also include the 13,200 square foot Presidential Ballroom, restaurants, bars, a spa and fitness centre By Chris Kitching for MailOnline Published: 12:08 EST, ...

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Tax Hacks 2016: What You Need to Know if You’re Self Employed

Filed under: Taxes By Marilyn Lewis Being your own boss definitely has its advantages – flexibility, upward mobility, the chance to take your business in the direction you choose – but at tax time, being self-employed can be a challenge. Here’s a look at what’s expected of you when you go to work for yourself. Self-employment tax Like everyone else, ...

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Strip clubs are hijacking the CES 2016 hashtag on Instagram

Strippers, casinos, nightclubs with free limo pick-up, an evening DJ-ed by Steve Aoki — the choices presented for those searching the CES 2016 hashtag on Instagram are endless. It’s not uncommon for “spam” to take over an Instagram hashtag. What’s interesting about this particular invasion is its geographic precision — these are all real Vegas locales, as far as I ...

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13 Bad Money Habits You Should Break in 2016 to Build More Wealth

Filed under: Saving Getty By Kathleen Elkins Getting rich is a long-term game. The good news is that starting to accumulate wealth is almost entirely under your control – all it takes is patience, the right mentality, and smart habits. If you want to master your money and build wealth, start by ditching these 13 costly habits as you head ...

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7 Ways to Raise Your Credit Score in 2016

Filed under: Credit Score Getty By Matt Schulz Here’s the simple truth: Your low credit score is costing you a fortune. Folks with the best credit get the best terms when it comes to mortgages, car loans and credit cards. They get the lowest interest rates and the lowest fees. They get the biggest sign-up bonuses. They’re more likely to ...

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Medicare Costs To Jump In 2016: 15 Million Americans Forced To Pay Higher Premiums?

Medicare costs are expected to jump significantly in 2016. Though about 15 million Americans could be affected, there could be a small window of opportunity for a few beneficiaries if they act now. Millions of Americans, the majority of them old and infirm, will now have to brace themselves for higher premiums of Medicare. However, those who have been getting ...

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