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FDA reverses course on a $4.2 million no-bid grant to a former commissioner

FDA reverses course on a $4.2 million no-bid grant to a former commissioner.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostMay 16th, 2018

Lavelle criticizes Penguins for not fronting local matching funds for arena site cap grant

URA votes to loan SEA $900,000 to move forward with $26 million park plan over Crosstown Boulevard......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 10th, 2018

Snapchat creator Evan Spiegel is the highest-paid CEO, and made $504 million last year (SNAP)

Emma McIntyre/Getty Images Snap CEO Evan Spiegel was the highest-paid U.S. CEO in 2017, according to a new index. Much of his income came from a huge stock grant that vested when Snap went public in the spring of 2017.  Snap has .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 10th, 2018

EU, EBRD fund Albania"s main rail link upgrade

Albania has received a 35.5 million-euro ($42 million) grant from the European Union and a 35.9 million-euro ($42.5 million) loan from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development to upgrade a rail line and build a new stretch......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 10th, 2018

Pillar to create driverless vehicle lab as Kasich declares Ohio a testbed for this tech

Pillar Technology LLC is developing an driverless vehicle research center that will create 25 jobs, with support from a $2 million JobsOhio economic development grant. The Columbus innovation consultant and software development firm – and severa.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 9th, 2018

Duke lands $3M grant to grow liberal arts colleges, HBCU visiting faculty

Duke University has landed a $3 million grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to grow its relationships with liberal arts colleges and historically black colleges and universities.  The grant will fund a 5-year initiative called Humanities Unbou.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 4th, 2018

Ultra-high-speed fiber optic service coming to Northwest Alabama city

Tombigbee Communications has been awarded $2.98 million by a USDA grant to bring the service to the community of Brilliant......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 4th, 2018

Google offers additional $3 mn grants to support education in India

Last year, Google.org had given a grant of USD 8.4 million to four Indian NGOs.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 3rd, 2018

How Duolingo"s CEO went from being a 10-year-old video-game bootlegger to building a $700 million company

Chantal Heijnen for Duolingo Duolingo cofounder and CEO Luis von Ahn is a crowdsourcing pioneer and the recipient of a MacArthur Fellowship, commonly known as a "Genius Grant." Von Ahn grew up comf.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 2nd, 2018

As opening deadline approaches, tour the progress at San Pedro Creek (slideshow)

As a young boy, Paul Elizondo grew up fishing in San Pedro Creek. Decades later, the Bexar County Precinct 2 commissioner is one of the key figures overseeing the $175 million project to transform the downtown San Antonio waterway into a new local desti.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 26th, 2018

Honolulu food pantry buys warehouse with $3.5M city grant

The nonprofit organization Feeding Hawaii Together, which had to shut down its Honolulu food pantry more than a year ago because of plans to redevelop the Kakaako property it had been leasing, has purchased a warehouse in Kalihi for $3.5 million. .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 26th, 2018

Kinder Foundation gives record-breaking $70M for Memorial Park transformation

The Kinder Foundation has made a $70 million contribution to the transformation of Memorial Park, which is expected to cost hundreds of millions of dollars and take about 20 years to complete. The gift is largest single parks grant in Houston’s .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 25th, 2018

URI will try to improve fisheries management in Philippines

The University of Rhode Island will try to improve fisheries management in the Philippines with a new $25 million federal grant......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 23rd, 2018

St. Louis Veterans Home gets $13.1 million for construction and renovations

The state-run St. Louis Veterans Home has been awarded $13.1 million for renovation and construction projects.  The funding is through a U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs grant program. The VA State Veterans Home Construction Grant Program has award.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 23rd, 2018

Maryland to receive another $10 million in federal funding for opioid crisis

Maryland will receive another $10 million in federal funding to help combat the ongoing opioid crisis. The grant is part of $485 million in funding being awarded by the Department of Health and Human Services to all 50 states and four U.S. territorie.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 19th, 2018

Tateuchi Center, King County Council at odds over $1.2 million grant

As a new leader is being chosen to take the helm, Tateuchi Center, which has raised $127.4 million towards its goal of nearly $200 million, is in a tug of war with the King County Council over a county grant that came with strings attached......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 19th, 2018

Sacramento offers up another $1 million in innovation grants

The city of Sacramento is looking for applicants for $1 million in innovation grants, with extra points being considered for bringing opportunities to underserved communities. The city last year awarded $1 million in the RAILS grant program, which .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 9th, 2018

ECMC receives $1M from BlueCross BlueShield for ED expansion

Erie County Medical Center announced another seven-figure donation in support of its $58 million emergency department expansion. The grant from BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York supports expansion of behavioral health and detoxification services.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 9th, 2018

Outreach"s latest funding round boosts estimated valuation to $500 million

Outreach's Series D round raises the sales tech startup's estimated valuation to $500 million......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals34 min. ago

Trump Fundraiser Got $600 Million Intelligence Contract After Helping Middle East Nations Gain Access To President: Reports

And also millions from the U.S. government......»»

Category: topSource: newsweek34 min. ago

Michael Cohen’s Taxi Partner Enters Plea Deal, Suggesting Cooperation

Taxi operator Evgeny Freidman allegedly owed some $5 million in back taxes .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortune1 hr. 3 min. ago