Ford shareholders reject stock proposal Ford Motor Co. shareholders are again rejecting a proposal to dilute the Ford family's control over the company. At its annual meeting in Wilmington, Del., Thursday, Ford said 67 percent of shareholders voted against the proposal to make each Ford share worth one vote. More
Stocks surge to new highs after hiring climbs A big gain in the job market is lifting the stock market to new milestones. The Dow Jones industrial average crossed 15,000 for the first time early Friday, and the Standard and Poor's 500 index, a broader market measure, broke through 1,600 for the first time. More
Unemployment falls to 7.5%; job creation solid in April The job market plugged along steadily, and unemployment fell in April, according to new data out Friday, suggesting that the U.S. economy is still expanding. The nation added 165,000 jobs in April as the unemployment rate fell to 7.5 percent, from 7.6 percent in March, the Labor Department said on Friday. More
U.S. Jobless Claims Fall to 5-Year Low The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits fell to the lowest level in more than five years, a positive signal for the labor market ahead of Friday's April jobs report. More
Out Of Power: How D.C.'s most prominent AAU coach landed in jail - SI.com ... and the man who was the highest-paid ... people with criminal records from coaching, so Malone became a GM. “I ... about the $80,000 ... 08/20/2014 - 3:19 pm | View Link
Out Of Power: How D.C.'s most prominent AAU leader landed in jail - SI.com ... and the man who was the highest-paid ... people with criminal records from coaching, so Malone became a GM. “I ... about the $80,000 ... 08/20/2014 - 10:18 am | View Link
Exclusive Such accidents also occurred at a higher rate in the GM cars than in top competitors’ models, the analysis showed. Reuters searched the Fatality Analysis Reporting System (FARS), a national database of crash information submitted by local law-enforcement agencies, for single-car frontal collisions where no front air bags deployed and the driver or front-seat passenger was killed. The news agency ... 06/2/2014 - 9:04 pm | View Link
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Learn about your Hamilton County candidates For the May 6 Hamilton County Primary elections, the Chattanooga Times Free Press collected questionnaires from all the candidates in contested local races to provide voters with more information on election day. 05/6/2014 - 2:24 am | View Link
GM records its highest profit ever: $7.6 billion DETROIT (AP) — General Motors earned its largest profit ever in 2011, two years after it nearly collapsed. Strong sales in the U.S. and China helped the carmaker turn a profit of $7.6 billion, beating its old record of $6.7 billion in 1997 during the ... 02/16/2012 - 5:39 am | View Link
GM records its highest profit ever: $7.6 billion DETROIT - General Motors (GM) earned its largest profit ever in 2011, two years after it nearly collapsed into financial ruin. Strong sales in the U.S. and China helped the 103-year-old carmaker turn a profit of $7.6 billion, beating its old record of $6.7 ... 02/16/2012 - 1:15 am | View Link
GM records its highest profit ever: $7.6 billion DETROIT — General Motors earned its biggest profit ever in 2011, but signs are emerging that its momentum could slow. Strong sales in the U.S. and China helped the carmaker turn a profit of $7.6 billion, beating its old record of $6.7 billion in 1997. 02/16/2012 - 12:29 am | View Link
GM records its highest profit ever DETROIT – General Motors earned its largest profit ever in 2011, two years after it nearly collapsed into financial ruin. Strong sales in the U.S. and China helped the 103-year-old carmaker turn a profit of $7.6 billion, beating its old record of $6.7 ... 02/15/2012 - 11:34 pm | View Link
GM Records its Highest Profit Ever: $7.6 Billion The 103-year-old company made $7.6 billion in 2011, up 62 percent from 2010. Full-year revenue rose 11 percent to $105 billion. North America led the way with a $7.2 billion pretax profit. But problems surfaced that could hurt future earnings. GM lost $700 ... 02/15/2012 - 11:22 pm | View Link
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GM Posts First Quarter Profit Due to Pricing Strategy ... General Motors released its first quarter earnings report showing it narrowly avoided a much anticipated loss. Instead, GM turned a $125 million profit – down 86 ... 08/23/2014 - 7:57 pm | View Website
Cordish Cos. has some breathing room on the planned development of a luxury hotel by Omni Hotels & Resorts in downtown Louisville.
The Louisville Metro Council voted Thursday to extend its agreement with Cordish, a Baltimore-based developer, until Dec. 31 to develop the downtown block bounded by Muhammad Ali Boulevard and Liberty, Second and Third streets.
Cordish and Omni had requested a four-month extension, which would allow more time for the crafting of a finalized hotel plan.
A state judge on Aug. 28 again declared the way Texas funds its public schools unconstitutional, ruling that the so-called “Robin Hood” funding formula flunks the task of fairly distributing dollars across school districts in rich and poor areas.
State District Judge John Dietz issued a written ruling reaffirming a decision he issued from the bench in February 2013 that the funding mechanism doesn’t provide for a “general diffusion of knowledge” as required by the Texas Constitution.
The National Football League has instituted a new policy for punishing personnel for domestic violence according to multiple reports, calling for a six-game ban upon a first offense and a lifetime ban upon a second offense.
Adam Schefter of ESPN tweeted that the new rule is part of the "fallout" from a the league's decision earlier this year to suspend Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice two games after he was caught on video tape punching his then-fiancee, now wife, Janay Palmer, and then dragging…
Research and development, by definition, comes along with extraordinary risk. Entire industries and investment portfolios are colored by the simple fact that scientific and medical research takes huge upfront spending, patience, a high tolerance for losses.
What if all that changed thanks to big data analytics? Much of the estimated $600 billion spent by the world's top 1,000 research companies last year -- not to mention the time of their researchers -- would be up for reallocation.
Northside Independent School District awarded a small San Antonio-based company the contract to provide professional pest-management services for all schools.
Northside, the largest school district in San Antonio, has 115 elementary, middle and high schools that collectively serve more than 100,000 students. Pest Shield San Antonio President Dominick Alongi would not disclose the financial terms of the contract, but the contract is in the six-figure range.
Northside approved the contract for one…