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I"ve spent years researching flooding — some areas that are at huge risk after hurricanes don"t have the emergency plans they need

The southeast of the US is at risk for more flooding from Hurricane Michael becau.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 11th, 2018

How to Prepare Your Electronic Devices for a Natural Disaster

As Hurricane Michael collides with the Florida panhandle and grinds north into Georgia, residents in locations rarely hit by big hurricanes are making their emergency plans. In addition to fuelin........»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 11th, 2018

UN: Losses from natural disasters surge over last 20 years

The U.N. office for disaster risk reduction says worldwide reported economic losses from earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, floods, hurricanes and other climate-related disasters have been nearly $2.9 trillion over the past 20 years......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 10th, 2018

17 photos show Hurricane Florence"s devastating flooding from the sky

Sean Rayford/Getty Images Hurricane Florence has broken rainfall records since it made landfall late last week, dumping more than 35 inches of water in some areas of North Carolina. Since hurricanes are.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 18th, 2018

Alain Pinel scoops up high-end S.F. residential brokerage to compete against Compass

The Bay Area’s residential brokerage market has seen huge consolidation over the past few years. Flush with funding, brokerages like New York-based Compass have spent lavishly, buying up smaller competitors and investing in new technology. The b.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 12th, 2018

Samsung steps up investment in AI, 5G and automotive sectors

Samsung has announced plans to invest KRW25 trillion (US$22.38 billion) over the next three years in the areas of artificial intelligence (AI), 5G, automotive electronics components and biopharmaceuticals......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesAug 9th, 2018

The big reason why retirees should cut down on stocks in portfolios

In the financial planning rule book, it’s called the “sequence of returns risk.” It says that when in a stock cycle you choose to start withdrawing from retirement plans has a huge impact on how long investments will last......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 24th, 2018

Gov. Hogan declares state of emergency after floods hit Ellicott City, Baltimore

Gov. Larry Hogan issued a state of emergency on Sunday after heavy rainfall led to massive flooding in Ellicott City, Baltimore and many other areas of the state. Flash floods ravaged Ellicott City's historic downtown for the second time in less tha.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 28th, 2018

Miami developer"s plans for 984-unit tower in Market and Van Ness "Hub" district inch forward

Crescent Heights, the Miami-based developer behind Mid-Market’s huge NEMA apartment project, picked up land for a housing project on 10th Street and South Van Ness back in 2014. Four years later, Crescent Heights still isn’t close to breaking .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 7th, 2018

Violence is high in Mexico"s most popular tourist destinations — but some groups are more at risk

REUTERS/Javier Verdin Deadly violence has increased in Mexico over the past several years. Tourist areas in particular have .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 18th, 2018

Despite Volatility Surge, Stifel Likes 3 Semiconductor Stocks Into Q3 Earnings

For the past couple of years, owning the chip stocks has been an easy ride for aggressive growth investors. Exponential growth in all areas where semiconductors are used seemingly happened every........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallst2 hr. 2 min. ago

Rich Meeusen retiring with confidence in both Badger Meter and nonprofits he serves: Q&A

Meeusen recently caught up with the Milwaukee Business Journal to talk about the timing of his retirement, his future plans and how he sees Milwaukee's business climate moving forward in the coming years......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals3 hr. 2 min. ago

Americans" financial plans don"t back up big retirement dreams

Many individuals plan to use their retirement years to tend to dreams they have put off. Financial worries could get in the way......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentral15 hr. 47 min. ago

Americans" financial plans don"t back up big retirement dreams

Many individuals plan to use their retirement years to tend to dreams they have put off. Financial worries could get in the way......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentral15 hr. 47 min. ago

Monday Brexit Meeting Reportedly Cancelled As EU Plans Emergency "No Deal" Summit

Update: In the latest indication that this weekend's frenzied negotiations will end in a stalemate, Reuters reports that EU leaders.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedge20 hr. 47 min. ago

Is This the Biggest Risk to Defense Stocks Right Now?

The sector has enjoyed solid gains over the past few years. But a storm is brewing......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 13th, 2018

Jared Kushner Likely Paid Almost No Federal Income Taxes in Recent Years, NYT Reports

Despite a rising net worth and billions of dollars spent building his real estate empire. J.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 13th, 2018

Ford recalls $400,000 GT sports cars for fire risk

If you're the owner of one of the 200 Ford GT supercars built in the last two years, you'd better take it back to the dealer. It might be hotter than you think. After charging more than $400,000 for the ultra-fast and exclusive vehicle, Ford (NYSE.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 13th, 2018

Thinking About Risk 10 Years Later

The Next Financial Crisis Is Staring Us in the Face All it takes to see it is a long look in the mirror. Bloomberg,  October 8, 2018  .....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureOct 12th, 2018

UK economy"s summer surge turns out stronger than expected

The British economy's summer surge turned out to be stronger than expected as warm weather spurred consumer spending and housebuilding, according to new official data. But as Thuy Ong reports, Brexit uncertainties remain a huge risk......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersOct 11th, 2018

Councilman to revive debate over Nashville construction noise

Councilman Freddie O'Connell wants to address one side effect of Nashville's growth: noise. O'Connell, who represents the city's fastest-growing areas, is leading a revival of legislation aimed at curbing construction noise, nearly four years a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 11th, 2018