Cities Where Crime Is Plummeting

Violent crime rate in the United States rose slightly in 2015, from 362 incidents per 100,000 people in 2014 to 373 incidents per 100,000 Americans. Still, the long-term trend of violent crime........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstFeb 10th, 2017

Ohio’s State Legislature Just Banned Cities from Raising Local Minimum Wages

Cleveland had scheduled a May 2017 vote on a $15 minimum wage. City authorities in Ohio will not be allowed to raise their local minimum wage higher than the statewide minimum, according to a bill passed Wednesday by the state’s legislature. The.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 9th, 2016

Ohio House passes bill stopping cities from making own minimum wage

The Ohio House of Representatives passed a bill that prohibits cities from setting their own minimum wages. The debate, part of a hodgepodge bill that centered on local control, fell along party lines: Republican members said allowing cities like Clevela.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 8th, 2016

Small Business Owners Face Pressures Of Minimum Wage Bumps In Big Cities

Minimum wages are on their way to $15 an hour in New York and California. Workers look forward to the bump. But some small businesses are bracing for a hit to their bottom line. Minimum wages are on their way to $15 an hour in New York and Californi.....»»

Category: topSource: nprOct 23rd, 2016

Terror in London: Western cities will always be vulnerable to such attacks

Regrettably, the London attack will find its way into a racially tinged political discourse.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard24 min. ago

Life Beyond Silicon Valley: The 20 US Cities That Attract The Most Bay Area Investment

Although Bay Area-based VCs have long invested heavily in startups in their local geography, lately investors have increasingly ventured beyond, backi.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalk3 hr. 53 min. ago

Banks set to avoid lengthy euro zone entry test

Banks in UK are facing the prospect of relocating operations out of London to other cities in Europe.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard7 hr. 9 min. ago

The 15 most expensive cities in the world to live in

Asian cities dominate the top spots in the Economist Intelligence Unit's annual Cost of Living ranking, which was released on Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentral7 hr. 24 min. ago

EPFO cuts admin charges to 0.65%; 6 lakh firms to save Rs 1,000 cr a year

Currently, administrative charges are 0.85% of total wages.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard11 hr. 9 min. ago

Banjara Hills in Hyderabad: Premium yet affordable

Hyderabad is considered as one of the best cities to live in.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard11 hr. 9 min. ago

The 13 US cities where young people are buying the most homes

Shutterstock As they get into their late 20s and 30s, more millennials are settling down, starting families, and buying homes. In fact, writes economist Mark Fleming on the First American Financial Center b.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider11 hr. 23 min. ago

The Happiest (and Most Miserable) Cities in America

In the United States Declaration of Independence, the pursuit of happiness is considered an inalienable right of all Americans. Finding happiness........»»

Category: topSource: moneycentral12 hr. 9 min. ago

TN gets ready to tackle worst water shortage in 140 years

Tamil Nadu is spending ₹976.76 crore in its cities and towns to tackle the severest water shortage in over 140 years, said Minister for Municipal Administration SP Velumani.In addition, drinking wate........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinessline12 hr. 23 min. ago

The Ten Of The Most Expensive Cities On Earth [INFOGRAPHIC]

The ten of the most expensive cities on Earth. Did you know, the average price of property in the centre of Tokyo is $241,865 per sq.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalk12 hr. 53 min. ago

Want to be Healthy? Don"t Live in These States

Two cities on the west coast were home to the least overweight people......»»

Category: topSource: newsweek13 hr. 39 min. ago

These Are the 5 Worst Cities for Mobile Phone Users

And also the fi.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortune14 hr. 9 min. ago

Orlando among top cities for millennials

Orlando is one of the top three cities for millennials, according to a new report from The average share of the 25- to 34-year-old population in the U.S. is 13 percent, but in the top markets, the average share is 14 percent. Salt Lake Ci.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals16 hr. 9 min. ago

Tamil Nadu gears up to tackle worst water shortage in over 140 years

Tamil Nadu is spending ₹976.76 crore in its cities and towns to tackle the severest water shortage in over 140 years, said the Minister for Municipal Administration, SP Velumani. In addition, in ru........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinessline20 hr. 39 min. ago

Soon, You’ll Be Able to Get Costco Groceries Delivered in 50 Different Cities

The bulk .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortune21 hr. 39 min. ago

Jobs – Automation Annihilation

In January, 19 US states raised their respective minimum wages. Washington was among the most generous, hiking by $1.53 (bringing it to $11 per hour). Arizona got an increase of $1.95—their “bott.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkMar 21st, 2017