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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

A million pension checks risk huge cuts without this fix

About 120 pension plans, covering about 1.3 million people, are underfunded by $48.9 billion and could fail if a solut.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayDec 15th, 2018

Huge permit, new renderings filed for One Beale

A $44 million building permit was filed for one of Downtown's most prominent projects Wednesday. Its filing signifies that, 13 years after Gene Carlisle first announced his plans for One Beale, Carlisle Corp. should begin construction on the project shor.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 6th, 2018

4 steps to maintaining business continuity after a disaster

No matter where your company is located, it’s likely at risk for natural disasters. Hurricanes, tornadoes, earthquakes, flooding and other acts of Mother Nature can cause power outages, equipment damage, and Internet and server problems. And in to.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 27th, 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

AT&T Unveils Super-Fast Mobile 5G Service. Here’s How Much It Costs

There are no unlimited data plans, at least to start. AT&T on Tuesday became the first wireless carrier to offer plans and pricing for mobile 5G service, albeit in limited areas. The carrier is racing against rivals Verizon, T-Mobile, and Sprint.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortune1 hr. 46 min. ago

Gender Pay Gap Will Take 100 Years to Close According to Major Study

The gender pay gap will take 101 years to close, according to a huge study by the well-regarded World Economic Forum. In some nations, the number is much worse......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallst4 hr. 46 min. ago

Gender Pay Gap Will Take 100 Years To Close According To Major Study

The gender pay gap will take 101 years to close according to a huge study by the well regarded World Economic Forum. In some nations, the number is much worse. The annual Global Gender Gap Report was........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallst5 hr. 46 min. ago

Japan new defense plan bolsters fighter capability, budget

Japan has adopted new defense guidelines that include plans for its first aircraft carrier and increases in defense spending and arms capability in coming years, citing the need to counter potential threats from North Korea and China......»»

Category: topSource: foxnews14 hr. 16 min. ago

Low-income, rural kids at greater risk of smoke exposure

Infants and toddlers in low-income and rural areas may be at greater risk for second- and third-hand smoke exposure than previously reported, according to a new study from New York University's... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkDec 15th, 2018

U.S. recession risks jump, Fed rate hike expectations slump - Reuters poll

The risk of a U.S. recession in the next two years has risen to 40 percent, according to a Reuters poll of economists who also found a significant shift in expectations toward fewer Federal Reserve interest rate rises next year......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 14th, 2018

U.S. recession risks jump, Fed rate hike expectations slump: Reuters poll

The risk of a U.S. recession in the next two years has risen to 40 percent, according to a Reuters poll of economists who also found a significant shift in expectations toward fewer Federal Reserve interest rate rises next year......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 13th, 2018

18 Best Ways to Keep Weight Off If You’re Over 40

Obesity, which is linked to increased risk of many serious health conditions and diseases, has been a public health concern for years. More than More than 42% of middle-aged adults between 40 and 59........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstDec 13th, 2018