What Your State Will Pay You to Recycle

Did you know that recycling 15 glass bottles saves enough energy to power an air conditioner for an hour or a laptop for more than a day? These are just a few of the reasons why recycling is a good........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstNov 8th, 2018

French banker on trial over arms scandals in Greece absconds

Greek authorities are searching for a French banker who they say escaped from house arrest while on trial in Athens for alleged involvement in corruption linked to major state procurements......»»

Category: topSource: foxnews10 min. ago

Recreational marijuana sales begin in Massachusetts

Massachusetts became the first state on the East Coast Tuesday to allow recreational marijuana sales, meaning tens of millions of adult consumers, including those in New York City, are now within a three-hour drive from a pot shop. Tony Dokoupil reports......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentral40 min. ago

Massachusetts Kicks Off Recreational Marijauna Sales

The first two state-legal marijuana retail outlets opened in Massachusetts Tuesday, more than two years after the state voted to legalize sales of marijuana for adult use......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallst2 hr. 40 min. ago

Milwaukee youth music center The New State aims for 2020 opening

The long-vacant State Theater in Milwaukee’s Near West Side area in about two years could reopen as a music production space and performance hall for youths. The $2.6 million project, dubbed The New State, is a partnership including area neighb.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals3 hr. 10 min. ago

Despite low attendance, inaugural esports event gives a preview of D.C.’s gaming potential

Congress Height’s new state-of-the-art Entertainment and Sports Arena rocked with a rambunctious, concert-like atmosphere last weekend. Flashing lights and smoke effects enveloped the floor in color,........»»

Category: topSource: washpost4 hr. 25 min. ago

Massachusetts Pot Stores Are Finally Opening—Yet Snow May Slow Buyers

Two years after a referendum. More than two years since a Massachusetts ballot initiative authorized recreational marijuana use, the state’s first two non-medical marijuana emporiums are slated t.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortune5 hr. 25 min. ago

Heavy Snow Out West This Week, Drenching Rain Coming To California

Wildfires continue to burn in California in the West freight region, but some relief is on the way soon. Much needed rain should move through the Golden State from Wednesday through Black Friday, helping douse the fires. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzinga6 hr. 40 min. ago

Why Bloomberg’s $1.8 billion Johns Hopkins donation won’t transform college affordability

Officials in Tennessee set aside $350 million to make community college free for that entire state......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch7 hr. 25 min. ago

Ahead of Black Friday, these are the best malls in every state

These malls and shopping centers are the best in each state, according to reviews, regional rankin.....»»

Category: topSource: usatoday8 hr. 10 min. ago

Displaced workers may get funding for degrees at Penn State Fayette

Penn State Fayette has been approved by the Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry to offer four associate degrees to individuals who have lost employment to increased imports or shifts in production to foreign countries. Eligible students will.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals8 hr. 55 min. ago

NETA in Northampton becomes one of the first recreational pot shops in the state -

WWLP.comNETA in Northampton becomes one of the first recreational pot shops in the stateWWLP.comNORTHAMPTON, Mass. (WWLP) - At 8 a.m. Tuesda.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenews10 hr. 10 min. ago

Singapore probing Noble Group for false statements, disclosure breaches

Singapore authorities said on Tuesday that they are investigating Noble Group Ltd for suspected false and misleading statements and breaches of disclosure requirements under the city-state's laws......»»

Category: topSource: reuters13 hr. 40 min. ago

Trump is reportedly getting ready to put Venezuela on the state sponsors of terror list


Category: topSource: businessinsider15 hr. 10 min. ago

Gowanda nonprofit receives $2.5M healthy communities grant

A Gowanda nonprofit has landed a $2.5 million state grant to help prepare health and human service organizations around New York for new revenue models. Healthy Community Alliance Inc. received the one-year planning grant from the state Department of .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals15 hr. 10 min. ago

China"s Private-Sector Woes Spur Leaders Into Action

Beijing has for years squeezed the private sector with policies that support state companies—and is now looking to fix what has become a weak link in a slowing economy......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsj16 hr. 25 min. ago

Opioid Industry Takes New York to Court Over New Levy

Opioid makers and distributors are fighting a novel New York state law that aims to collect hundreds of millions of dollars from the industry to help defray costs of the opioid crisis......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsj16 hr. 25 min. ago

New state apprenticeship program aimed at cybersecurity

The University System of Georgia (USG) and U.S. Department of Labor have entered into a partnership aimed at increasing the number of skilled workers who pursue a career in cybersecurity. The agreement will set up a system of standards the state's .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals21 hr. 10 min. ago

New Petrobras CEO rules out privatization, wants non-core asset sales

A University of Chicago-trained economist named on Monday to head Brazil's Petrobras will not privatize the state-run company, but wants to push ahead with selling non-core assets and to focus on oil exploration and production......»»

Category: topSource: reuters22 hr. 40 min. ago

Alabama hits record employment again in October

Alabama continued its streak of record employment totals in October, although the jobless rate stayed flat. Employment totaled 2,122,970 in October, the sixth consecutive record month. The state added about 5,000 jobs over the month and employment i.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 19th, 2018

Bloomberg gives $1.8B to John Hopkins; Tennessee set aside $350M for free community college for the whole state

Why this donation will do little to transform college affordability......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 19th, 2018