Eugenie Bouchard wins lawsuit against USTA

Eugenie Bouchard has won her negligence lawsuit against the United States Tennis Association (USTA), Ben Rothenberg of the New York Times is reporting. The USTA has been found negligent and liable, and the process to evaluate damages will begin on Friday. VERDICT: Bouchard wins. USTA found negligent and liable. Damages phase starts tomorrow. #BouchardVsUSTA — Ben Rothenberg (@BenRothenberg) February 22,…

Why school shootings are rare in Israel where guns are common

By Ruth Eglash | Washington Post JERUSALEM – When students, parents and teachers pleaded with President Donald Trump this week to act against school shootings, they cited Israel, a place where guns are a familiar sight but where school shootings are virtually unheard of. During a meeting at the White House on Wednesday, one parent correctly noted, for instance, that…

Event technology startup eventcore raises $4.1M to fuel national expansion

The Zillow Premier Agent Forum, an event that eventcore worked on.(Kevin Lisota Photo) Eventcore, a Seattle startup focused on event planning and management, has raised $4.1 million to grow on a national level. Alan Frazier’s East Seattle Partners led the funding round. Nick Zabriskie, a partner at East Seattle Partners, will join eventcore’s Board of Directors. Mark Johnson, eventcore CEO.…