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California Beat Its 2020 Emissions Target Four Years Early

Cleaner electricity from solar, wind, and hydro helped. California has cleaned up its air. In 2016, California's greenhouse gas emissions were lower than in 1990, despite a larger population and booming economy, t.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJul 12th, 2018

Facebook"s Biggest Bear Says Problems ‘Likely to Worsen’ in 2019

Facebook is likely to see another rough year in 2019 as “many of the company’s managerial choices in its early years continue to play out negatively,” according to Pivotal Research Group, which slashed its price target on the stock......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 7th, 2019

Early data suggest no Social Security raises next year

Retirees saw the biggest increase to their Social Security checks in years starting this month. Yet data from the fourth quarter of 2018 points to a much lower — if any — increase in 2020 if current trends continue......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 17th, 2019

Check Out Target"s (TGT) Probability to Beat in Q1 Earnings

Target (TGT) is chalking out strategies to adapt to the fast-changing retail landscape. These are likely to favorably impact first-qu.....»»

Category: worldSource: nyt9 hr. 14 min. ago

Legislative committee passes cap and trade bill

Democrats advanced cap and trade out of its originating committee on Friday, moving Oregon a step closer to adopting what would be the nation’s second economywide carbon pricing scheme, after California. House Bill 2020, backed by Gov. Kate Brown,.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 17th, 2019

Commodities Corner: Iron-ore prices climb past $100 to the highest in 5 years

Prices for iron ore breached the $100 mark on Friday, their highest since early 2014, buoyed by expectations for higher steel production in China and the threat of another dam collapse at a Vale mine in Brazil......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 17th, 2019

Startup Veil Forks Augur to Create Prediction Markets for 2020 Election

Veil says no one has been able to support long-running markets on Augur, so they're creating AugurLite for early bets on the presidential election......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskMay 17th, 2019

Regulator says California might make dramatic moves if Trump relaxes emissions standards

A top California environmental regulator is threa.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesMay 16th, 2019

Charter Rates For Larger Box Ships Outpace Smaller Classes

IMO 2020 – the global cap on sulfur in fuel and emissions that begins next January – is widely viewed as a positive for this year's ocean shipping pricing. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMay 15th, 2019

These 50 Bay Area high schools have the most students admitted to UC Berkeley

As many of the Bay Area's high school seniors ready for graduation, hundreds of lucky students look ahead to four years of schooling at the University of California, Berkeley. In 2018, nearly 90,000 people applied for its freshman class, with a 15.1 per.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 14th, 2019

Bayer jury awards $2 billion damages in third roundup trial

Bayer AG was ordered to pay more than $2 billion in damages to a California couple that claimed they got cancer as a result of using the company’s Roundup weedkiller for about 30 years......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 14th, 2019

Prestige Consumer (PBH) Q4 Earnings & Sales Beat Estimates

Prestige Consumer (PBH) posts better-than-expected Q4 results, driven by solid consumption trends. For fiscal 2020, it is on track to reduce.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytMay 10th, 2019

How Would a Recession Shape the 2020 Presidential Race?

Even with stronger-than-expected growth numbers this year, the data that will really matter will come in early 2020, experts say. One way or another, the state of the economy will s.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 10th, 2019

How Artificial Intelligence could help with early detection of breast cancer

New research says a model developed by MIT can predict breast-cancer risk from a mammogram up to 5 years in advance......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 9th, 2019

Good news for most student-loan borrowers: Interest rates are going down

The 2019-2020 academic year marks the first time in three years the rates on federal loans are set to decrease......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 9th, 2019

How AI could help with early detection of breast cancer

New research says a model developed by MIT can predict breast-cancer risk from a mammogram up to 5 years in advance......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 9th, 2019

Intel updates 10nm timeline and unveils 2021 target for 7nm launch

While it’s been more than two years since Intel has held an Investor Day with Wall Street analysts, the company's main theme remains the same: data. CEO Bob Swan reiterated the company’s intent on growing in what it calls its data-centric bus.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 8th, 2019

Breakingviews TV: Uber losses

Is the ride-share app the new Amazon? Some of its boosters say so – mostly to explain its lack of profitability, which resembles Jeff Bezos’s firm in its early years. The comparison is too kind to Uber, as Rob Cyran explains......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMay 8th, 2019

Initial Estimates Show EU Carbon Emissions Fell In 2018

Eurostat, the statistical body of the European Union (EU), has released early statistics that show an overall decrease in the level of carbon emissions from industry in 2018 compared to the previous year. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMay 8th, 2019

Street Mostly In The Game On EA After Strong Quarter, Bullish 2020 Outlook

“Apex Legends” helped Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) to a strong fourth quarter that beat expectations, but it was a bullish 2020 outlook from the company that's keeping inves.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMay 8th, 2019

What the strong economy might mean for Trump"s re-election

It's too early in the 2020 presidential election season to be definitive, but Trump's re-election chances could be tied to the economy. WSJ's Gerald F. Seib explains the politics of a good economy for Trump. Photo: Getty.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 8th, 2019