Articles Written by Mia Bencivenga

Mia Bencivenga is a writer, editor, project-manager, and overall word enthusiast. Prior to her adventures in the literary world, she received her bachelor's degree in Linguistics and a certificate in the Arabic Language and Linguistics from the University of Pittsburgh. On most days you can find her dutifully writing and sipping in a number of Pittsburgh's tea houses. Follow her on Twitter @MiasMiniRants


RNC Offered Nick Jonas Millions To Perform

RNC Offered Nick Jonas Millions To Perform

05 Aug 2016 @ 4AM PDT

The RNC apparently loves their young pop crooners. Days after it was revealed they offered Justin Bieber to perform at the convention for $5 million, reports are they made Nick Jonas a similar offer.

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Adele's Incredible Cinderella Story

Adele's Incredible Cinderella Story

04 Aug 2016 @ 4AM PDT

Adele's journey to the top of the Billboard charts is one of the industry's most inspiring stories.

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Marissa Mayer May Receive Colossal $123 Million Payout

Marissa Mayer May Receive Colossal $123 Million Payout

04 Aug 2016 @ 4AM PDT

Back in April, Yahoo revealed that its severance package for Marissa Mayer was worth $55 million. But reports are suggesting Mayer could receive a colossal payout of over $123 million.

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Gawker Founder Nick Denton Files For Bankruptcy

Gawker Founder Nick Denton Files For Bankruptcy

02 Aug 2016 @ 4AM PDT

Despite filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, Gawker founder Nick Denton remains optimistic about the media group's future.

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How One Immigrant Worked His Way Into a Billion Dollar Clothing Empire

How One Immigrant Worked His Way Into a Billion Dollar Clothing Empire

28 Jul 2016 @ 4AM PDT

How does a new immigrant go from working three minimum wage jobs to owning a billion dollar clothing empire?

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Pokémon Go Is Killing Nintendo Stock

Pokémon Go Is Killing Nintendo Stock

27 Jul 2016 @ 4AM PDT

Pokémon Go caused Nintendo's value to double to $42 billion within just a few weeks. But now, the once mega-popular app is causing stocks Nintendo stock to plummet. Why?

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Feds To Seize $392 Million Of "Wolf Of Wall Street" Money

Feds To Seize $392 Million Of "Wolf Of Wall Street" Money

25 Jul 2016 @ 4AM PDT

The "Wolf of Wall Street" is being implicated in a real life money laundering scheme – and now the US attorney general's office is getting involved.

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Warren Buffett Gives $2.9 Billion To Charity

Warren Buffett Gives $2.9 Billion To Charity

23 Jul 2016 @ 4AM PDT

Warren Buffett just gave away an incredible amount of money to charity. But where, exactly, does the money go, and why does Mr. Buffett give away so much of his money every July?

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Man Makes Over a Million Dollars By Travel Blogging

Man Makes Over a Million Dollars By Travel Blogging

20 Jul 2016 @ 4AM PDT

Johnny Ward is a young, good looking Irishman who makes a six-figure salary traveling around the world. But how does he do it?

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Pokémon Go Causes Nintendo's Stock To EXPLODE

Pokémon Go Causes Nintendo's Stock To EXPLODE

19 Jul 2016 @ 4AM PDT

Pokémon Go has caused shares of Nintendo stock to increase by a bewildering 90%. But the app's success has implications that go far beyond Nintendo's market value.

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