NOAA: By 2050, U.S. Coastline Sea Level Expected to Rise 10-12 Inches

Sea levels along the United States coastline are expected to rise dramatically by the year 2050, according to a newly published report by NOAA, in cooperation with six other federal agencies. The U.S. is expected to experience as much sea level rise by the year 2050 as it has...

New Festival and Biz Conference, Bull City Summit, Set for March 23-26 in Durham, NC

The inaugural Bull City Summit (BCS),  a new showcase festival and business conference celebrating innovation in music, art, science, and technology, March 23-26 in downtown Durham, today released its Phase Two programming announcement with an expanded slate of panels, live performances, art exhibitions and media partnerships, including a new...

The NFL Introduces DC’s New Name: The Washington Commanders

The Washington DC NFL team finally got a name: Meet The Washington Commanders. “Two days after I got this job it became the Washington Football Team and here we are now on 2-2-22, The Washington Commanders,” said Julie Donaldson, senior vp media and content for the Commanders. “We’re excited...

WalletHub Releases 2022 Winter Olympics By The Numbers Report

WalletHub today released its 2022 Winter Olympics By The Numbers report, which includes an in-depth infographic as well as commentary from a panel of leading sports experts. Some of the interesting statistics in the infographic include: $3.9 Billion: Estimated budget of the Beijing Winter Olympics, 14 times less than...

Study: Tourism was the Employment Driver in 2020; Las Vegas and Orlando Top Metros

A new report by Self Financial analyzing the U.S. states and metropolitan areas that have seen the largest year-over-year percentage increase in employment this year indicates the “COVID-19 recession” lasted two months, making it the shortest downturn on record, but it was also one of the deepest.  In just...