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Deaths Reported After Amtrak Train Derails South of Seattle

A handout photo made available by the Washington State Patrol (WSP) showing Amtrak train 501 which derailed onto Interstate 5 near Olympia, Washington, on Dec. 18. Photographer: HANDOUT/EPA-EFE/REX/Shutterstock An Amtrak passenger train derailed near the Washington State town of DuPont, sending rail

BLOOMBERG - 2017-12-18 17:09:55

The Republican tax bill is an American betrayal

According to a poll from Public Policy Polling, 57 percent of Americans now approve of the Affordable Care Act. Only 29 percent approve of the GOP's tax cuts. Reflect on those numbers for a moment. Republicans have managed to make tax cuts less popular than Obamacare. It's impressive. And yet last

VOX - 2017-12-18 15:10:01

Thousands trying to get out of Atlanta after lights went out at Hartsfield airport

After airport blackout, passengers being told it could be days before they can rebook

CNN - 2017-12-18 15:02:12

Democrat Senators: Franken Shouldn't Have Resigned!

At least four Democratic senators say Minnesota Sen. Al Franken should reverse his decision to resign his seat in light of sexual harassment allegations. Franken announced that he would resign after members of his own party called for his resignation following accusations that he groped several wome

THE DAILY CALLER - 2017-12-18 08:18:28

Stephen Curry Net Worth: Warriors Star Wants To Help Diddy Buy Panthers

Sean Combs, more commonly known as Diddy, expressed his interest in buying the Carolina Panthers late Sunday, and he was offered help buy Warriors player Stephen Curry. After Diddy announced on social media that his plans to buy the team were "no joke," Curry said: "I want in!" Curry, who currently


Bitcoin trading starts on the huge CME exchange

Bitcoin has moved another step towards mainstream investing with the start of trading on the huge Chicago Mercantile Exchange financial futures market. It comes as the value of the digital currency approached $20,000 on Sunday, before drifting below $19,000. Last week, Chicago's CBOE exchange began

BBC - 2017-12-18 03:14:36

Trump, Real Estate Investors Get Late-Added Perk in Tax Bill

Lawmakers scrambling to lock up Republican support for the tax reform bill added a complicated provision late in the process -- one that would provide a multimillion-dollar windfall to real estate investors such as President Donald Trump. The change, which would allow real estate businesses to take

BLOOMBERG - 2017-12-18 01:08:51

The busiest airport in the world has been shut down by a catastrophic power outage

A passenger checking in at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport on November 11, 2017.APHartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport suffered a catastrophic power outage on Sunday.The outage is believed to have been caused by a fire at an underground Georgia Power facility.Power is ex

BUSINESS INSIDER - 2017-12-18 00:36:01

One of the biggest VCs in Silicon Valley thinks he's found a way to unite liberals and conservatives over basic income

Drew Angerer/Getty ImagesY Combinator President Sam Altman proposed structuring basic income similar to profit-sharing, but for the GDP.The idea of basic income has exploded in popularity over the last couple years.Altman has taken a keen interest in the system and is running a pilot study in Oaklan

BUSINESS INSIDER - 2017-12-18 18:21:47

10 Dangers Businesses Face by Not Moving to the Cloud

It's likely by now that you've read an article or two about the reasons your small business should move to the cloud. From cost savings to productivity, the benefits of cloud computing have long been lauded for their ability to help small businesses leverage technology to compete. But did you know t

SMALLBIZTRENDS.COM - 2017-12-18 15:30:36

Muddy Liberal Thinking on New Gun-Rights Law

The House of Representatives passed the National Rifle Association's favorite gun-rights expansion bill earlier this month, and gun-control advocates locked and loaded their favorite legal arguments against it. It's a terrible measure, to be sure, forcing states to allow people licensed to carry con

BLOOMBERG - 2017-12-18 14:24:29

7 Things to Consider If You're Thinking of Becoming an Entrepreneur

With 2017 wrapping up and a new year fast approaching, now is the perfect time to explore your passion and think about taking the leap into entrepreneurship. While the process will include unique challenges, there are things that you can do along the way to encourage your success. To become a travel

INC.COM - 2017-12-18 12:15:00

Brands are taking control of their media spending, and ad agencies should be alarmed

P&G's chief marketing officer, Marc Pritchard, has been at the forefront of championing brands against the murkiness of digital ad spending.Neil Hall/ReutersAdvertising agencies are under threat as more marketers take programmatic media buying in-house.According to a new ad industry report, more tha

BUSINESS INSIDER - 2017-12-18 12:00:00

Electricity restored at Atlanta International Airport after hours-long outage

Electricity has been restored to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport late Sunday, hours after an outage unleashed havoc on travelers around the country, leading to hundreds of flight cancellations during one of the most hectic travel periods of the year. The power went out at Hartsfield

MARKETWATCH - 2017-12-18 09:56:00

Net neutrality ends - so click your mouse, don't push the panic button

Do you remember way back in spring 2015, when several Internet providers prevented people from streaming Netflix? No, neither do we. That's because it didn't happen, and nothing like it has ever happened. Nor will it happen in 2018, despite that dreary, histrionic wailing you've heard this week abou

WASHINGTON EXAMINER - 2017-12-18 05:01:00

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EVENTBRITE.COM - 2017-12-17 15:26:31

Wythe County ‎business‏ update

A beauty salon, jewelry store and fudge shop have recently opened in Wytheville. And next year at this time, a new hotel will open its doors. TRU Hotel Hilton plans to open a Tru Hotel in Wytheville late next year. According to Tiffany Wilson, a public relations official for Hilton, the 101-room hot

SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA TODAY - 2017-12-17 11:00:00

Thank you for your ‎business‏

Guadalajara's in Spearfish We Want To Thank You Our Customers For Your Loyalty Over The Past 15 Years T hank you for your business and continued patronage Same great food, Same location Stop and see us during our winter hours Sunday - Thursday 11am - 9:30pm and Friday & Saturday 11am - 10pm We can

RAPID CITY JOURNAL - 2017-12-17 09:20:55

‎Business‏ briefs

The Arkansas Department of Labor, the Arkansas Insurance Department and the Arkansas Workers' Compensation Commission recently announced award recipients for on-the-job safety records. CH2M, 1400 N. Fox Hunter Road in Fayetteville, received an 11 Year Accumulative Safety Award. The company's 48 empl

NWAONLINE.COM - 2017-12-17 09:00:00

People in ‎business‏

presents awards Announcement was made by Kevin Hodrick, broker, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Hodrick Realty, of the Williamsport office monthly awards for November 2017. The award for the sales associate with top production in listings went to Jeff Wright while the sales award went to Madalyn Col

WILLIAMSPORT SUN-GAZETTE - 2017-12-17 08:00:00