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Lambert airport adviser with contentious history is hired again

A past dispute raises questions about why a New Orleans firm was included last month as an adviser to the city in the Lambert airport privatization process......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2018

Oshkosh Corp. exec retiring; Mitch McConnell adviser hired; Samsung unit CFO joins board

Oshkosh Corp. said one of its top executives is retiring after more than 17 years with the specialty truck maker and defense contractor, while adding to its executive ranks and its board of directors. Oshkosh-based Oshkosh (NYSE: OSK), a manufactur.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 18th, 2018

Netflix wants to kickstart its Oscar chances with these 6 movies

Netflix Netflix has a contentious history with film festivals, but the streaming service has been welcomed with open arms to this year's Venice Film Festival, which begi.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 29th, 2018

Vogue just hired its first black cover shoot photographer in its 126-year history — and it’s thanks to Beyoncé

Larry Busacca/Getty Beyoncé hired the first black photographer to shoot a Vog.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 30th, 2018

Firms warned city on airport privatization: Structure pushes advisers to close ‘at all costs’

The cash-strapped city wanted its Lambert airport privatization advisers to get paid only from a lease with an operator. "A solely contingent compensation method incentivizes advisors to try to close the matter ‘at all costs’...” one bidder said......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 25th, 2018

St. Louis native and model Karlie Kloss engaged to millionaire entrepreneur

Karlie Kloss, a supermodel and native of St. Louis, announced her engagement Tuesday with millionaire entrepreneur and investor Joshua Kushner. Kushner is the younger brother of White House adviser Jared Kushner and has a history of investment su.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 25th, 2018

U.S. Toughens Rhetoric on Iran After Trump"s Tweet

President Trump warned Iran to be cautious in its approach to the U.S. or suffer consequences such as few in history have suffered. Hours later, National Security Adviser John Bolton reiterated the president’s warning......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJul 23rd, 2018

Uber hires former adviser to David Cameron to lead lobbying in northern Europe

Uber Technologies has hired an ex-adviser to former British prime minister David Cameron to lead the ride-hailing firm's lobbying efforts in northern Europe, less than a month after the company won a reprieve to operate in London......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 18th, 2018

‘You can’t make this stuff up’: Lawmakers react to ex-Mayor Slay’s hiring in airport privatization push

City of St. Louis lawmakers expressed disappointment Wednesday at former Mayor Francis Slay’s decision to represent a potential private operator at St. Louis Lambert International Airport, after he launched the privatization process while in office......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 27th, 2018

New airline coming to Lambert Airport

St. Louis Lambert International Airport will announce a new airline that will begin service later this year. Officials declined to comment further and have scheduled a 10 a.m. press conference to announce the airline. Sun Country Airlines on Monday s.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 26th, 2018

Phoenix-Mesa Gateway posts best May in its history, Allegiant increases capacity

Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport, the Valley’s secondary airport, saw its busiest May in history and has grown in passenger activity for the past eight straight months. A total of 117,290 people traveled through Gateway Airport during May. That is an .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 26th, 2018

Ink-ist? Employers Admit Face-Tattoos Lower Your Chances Of Gettting Hired

With American employers lowering their standards - eliminating drug-tests - as the number of job-openings tops the number of job-seekers for the first time in history, it would appear by the aggregate d.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 8th, 2018

Heathrow Airport just auctioned off the contents of an entire terminal — here"s some of iconic aviation junk that sold for thousands of pounds

AP People took home a slice of aviation history on Saturday, as the entire contents of Heathrow Terminal 1 began being auctioned off in London. The British airport is the second biggest in the world, and Terminal 1 was opened in 19.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 21st, 2018

Pence"s choice for national security adviser withdrew after Trump tried to block him from being hired

Getty Images/Pool Vice President Mike Pence's choice for his national security adviser, Jon Lerner, has withdrawn from consideration. Lerner's decision follows news that President Donald Trump tried to block his appointment as because he believed Lerner .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 16th, 2018

STANLY COUNTY AIRPORT

Just 42 miles northeast of Charlotte is Stanly County. Boasting an abundant existing supply of water and sewer and strong “right to work” philosophy, the area presents a truly friendly and productive atmosphere to relocating businesses. Our co.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals1 hr. 41 min. ago

Opioid Crisis Emerges As Top Campaign Theme For Midterms 

The opioid epidemic is the deadliest drug overdose crisis in US history - on track to kill more people over the next ten years than currently live in entire cities like Baltimore or Miami. More people died last year from drug overdoses th.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedge4 hr. 56 min. ago

SILVER 1 OZ 999 NY (XAG=X) exploded to one of the widest margins in history

SILVER 1 OZ 999 NY (XAG=X) exploded to one of the widest margins in history The gold-silver ratio has exploded to one of the widest margins in history, with gold trading.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnews8 hr. 11 min. ago

The History Of Augmented And Virtual Reality Devices [INFOGRAPHIC]

In 2018, it’s easy to think that our virtual reality devices are the culmination of just modern tech. But this is short sighted. The truth is, AR and VR techniques have been in development for over a century, with compounding [&.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalk8 hr. 11 min. ago

CryptoWatch: Is the piecemeal approach to crypto oversight creating regulatory arbitrage?

The raft of bodies weighing in on the opaque and at-times contentious territory of digital currency lawmaking could be leading to regulation arbitrage, where companies use loopholes create favorable regulatory rulings......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch8 hr. 41 min. ago

I love my girlfriend, but here"s how she spends all her money

This 22-year-old man saw his mother lose everything during the Great Recession and doesn’t want history to repeat itself......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentral8 hr. 56 min. ago

Delta says Atlanta airport will feature USA's 'first biometric terminal'

Delta will equip Atlanta airport’s International Terminal with technology that will allow international flyers to use facial recognition “from curb to gate.”   &.....»»

Category: topSource: usatoday10 hr. 41 min. ago