‘Super Angel’ McClure to launch fund

TechCrunch reports that Dave McClure is turning from an angel investor (who spends his own money) to a more organized venture capitalist (investing on behalf of limited partners) by creating his own fund McClure has been a direct angel investor in a half dozen or more startups, including Mint, Simply Hired, Mashery, TeachStreet and others, […]

Techstars leads Global Accelerator Network

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In partnership with the White House Startup America initiative, Techstars leads the development of the Global Accelerator Network. The Network consists of only the highest quality independently owned and operated organizations from around the world that utilize a mentorship-based startup accelerator model.

Dorner appeals. Judge ‘not certain’ but upholds decision

A Los Angeles County Superior Court judge examines case a year after the initial hearings as part of an appeal filed by Dorner. Judge David P. Yaffe said he was “uncertain whether the training officer kicked the suspect or not” but nevertheless upheld the department’s decision to fire Dorner, according to court records reviewed by The […]

Lopez part of Warrior Transitional Brigade

Lopez receives instruction as part of the Warrior Transitional Brigade, a program that: Accepts Soldiers injured in combat, those with chronic medical conditions, those who are seriously ill, those with mental or emotional conditions, and Soldiers injured during training or off duty. When Soldiers require at least six months of complex medical care, their doctors […]