Daily Archives: March 16, 2019

Baseball introduces more rule changes to speed up play — will they make a difference?

With only about two weeks to go in spring training, Major League Baseball managers in Arizona and Florida are whittling down rosters and getting a much clearer picture of what lies ahead in the regular season. What isn’t as clear is how a batch of rul...

By | 2019-03-16T17:43:55+00:00 March 16th, 2019|Sports|

Avid shares jumped on earnings as Hollywood video editing, e-commerce soar

The stock of Burlington-based Avid Technology Inc., a maker of video-editing software used on this year’s Best Picture Academy Award winner Green Book and major blockbuster movies, closed up 27 percent Friday following the news of a strong fourth quart...

By | 2019-03-16T15:02:15+00:00 March 16th, 2019|Technology|

ESPN, ACC officials in Charlotte introduce soon-to-launch network, signature programs

A documentary about Coach K’s early-career struggles as Duke basketball coach. A multi-part series exploring the history of the men’s basketball tournament. And a daily morning show featuring a pair of familiar regional broadcasters whose fathers becam...

By | 2019-03-16T15:01:13+00:00 March 16th, 2019|Media|

Not fooling around: Maggie Dorn talks about investing and Buffalo

Maggie Dorn’s first exposure to The Motley Fool came in a 2002 economics class at Nardin Academy in Buffalo. Fast-forward through a bachelor’s degree from Ithaca College, a D.C.-based job as a web marketing analyst, enrolling in a graduate program at ...

By | 2019-03-16T11:15:00+00:00 March 16th, 2019|Economics|