Monday, 02 February 2015

Latest News

  • Stefanik campaign in the red

    00:03 | 2/2/15
    Glens Falls Post-Star (blog)
    Stefanik's campaign owed $34,000 to CSC Capital of Stillwater for financial consulting, $45,000 to New Frontier Strategy on Alexandria, Va. more»
  • Alibaba claims 'vindication' in dispute with Chinese agency

    23:52 | 1/2/15
    Business Spectator
    BEIJING— Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. claimed vindication on Friday in a dispute with a Chinese government agency over alleged sales of fakes and other misdeeds on its sales platforms, after agency officials said the two sides would work together to ... more»
  • FCC warns businesses about WiFi blocking

    23:30 | 1/2/15
    Thegardenisland.com
    “Our intent was to protect personal data in WiFi hotspots for large conferences,” said Bruce Hoffmeister, Global Chief Information Officer for Marriott International. “We thought we were doing the right thing asking the FCC ... “We're doing everything ... more»
  • Back to the future: Could the Gandy Dancer in Ann Arbor become a train station ...

    23:30 | 1/2/15
    MLive.com
    If the existing Amtrak site is redeveloped, the city's project team already is considering the possibility of using a portion of the old MichCon property that DTE Energy owns across the tracks as part of the new station's footprint. But as the city and ... more»
  • Fender Moves To Sell Instruments Directly To Musicians

    23:18 | 1/2/15
    Times Record
    “It's hard to not call it a bit of a betrayal,” said Gabriel O'Brien, sales manager at Larry's Music Center in Wooster, Ohio, which dropped Fender as a supplier a year ago, partly because it anticipated Fender would start selling its guitar lines ... more»
  • Foreign artists still find French inspiration

    22:56 | 1/2/15
    The Guardian
    “The French like German culture. They associate it with Mercedes-style quality,” Von Brandenburg claims. To “come up on people's screens” she started by going to all the openings. more»
  • Women in Business Q&A: Dawn Fotopulos, Founder of Best Small Biz Help

    22:56 | 1/2/15
    Huffington Post
    My first business, Bedazzled, Inc. our copyrighted designs were stolen by three companies! I was 23 years old ... I interviewed an SVP (a woman) of a major, global bank and got the most unbelievable inside scoop on how to do this effectively. What is ... more»
  • 25 major, homegrown employers

    22:56 | 1/2/15
    Omaha World-Herald
    In 1965, Buffett bought the textile company that gave Berkshire its name. Berkshire now owns a wide range of subsidiaries in insurance, energy, manufacturing, services, finance, retail and rails. more»
  • Colleton Solar Farm yields lessons in its first year

    22:56 | 1/2/15
    The Tand D.com
    Tracking panels follow the sun. Research shows the panels produce more electricity during the summer months, which offset their higher cost. more»
  • Hopkins International Airport can soar again

    22:33 | 1/2/15
    Crain's Cleveland Business
    Between November 2013 and November 2014, passenger traffic through Cleveland Hopkins International Airport has fallen more than 17%, according to tabulations by the city of Cleveland-run airport. more»
  • Oscar Robertson: Basketball great invests in group trying to legalize ...

    22:28 | 1/2/15
    WCPO
    Wood is CEO of Secret Communications, LLC, now a private venture capital company. Wood is also the city's official ... The pot would then go to either not-for-profit medical marijuana dispensaries, retail outlets or to be infused into various consumer ... more»
  • iShares Proposes Variety of Multi-Factor ETFs

    22:22 | 1/2/15
    Investing.com
    iShares MSCI Global Multi-Factor ETF: The fund looks to track the large and mid-cap stocks from the developed and emerging markets having desired scores on multiple factors. more»
  • Miami-Dade County football reigns supreme again over Broward in high school ...

    22:00 | 1/2/15
    MiamiHerald.com
    “Football makes a positive impact on so many levels, and we realized that we needed a centralized resource for capturing and subsequently promoting all the great football stories out there,” said NFF President & CEO Steve Hatchell. more»
  • Belle Knoxious

    22:00 | 1/2/15
    National Review Online (blog)
    ... that she became a public figure through participation in what may very well be the shallowest form of self-expression short of Rachel Maddow's Twitter feed: pornography, a sad and hollow species of entertainment the point of which is to provide ... more»
  • UAE's Massar Solutions postpones flotation on poor demand - report

    22:00 | 1/2/15
    Reuters
    DUBAI Feb 1 (Reuters) - Abu Dhabi-based fleet manager Massar Solutions has postponed its initial share sale after the planned flotation failed to secure enough investor backing during the subscription period, a report by United Arab Emirates' daily The ... more»
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