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Wisconsin Center takeover of Marcus Center nixed in new bill

The attempted wedding of the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts and the Wisconsin Center District — a plan included in legislation for funding the Milwaukee Bucks arena — would be canceled under newly proposed legislation......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 12th, 2018

American Girl shutting Wisconsin facility, impacting 135 jobs

American Girl, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Mattel Inc. , said Thursday that it is closing its Wilmot, Wis. call center and distribut.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch19 hr. 59 min. ago

Sky reports strong quarter before bid battle steps up

LONDON (Reuters) - Sky , the pay-TV group at the center of a takeover battle between Fox, Disney and Comcast, reported a strong third quarter on Thursday, underlining its appeal to rival U.S. entertainment groups who want to expand in Europe......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 19th, 2018

Peduto to speak at Pitt"s commencement

The Class of 2018 at the University of Pittsburgh will hear from Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto during commencement exercises at the end of the month. Peduto will address the undergraduates at the ceremony at 1 p.m. April 29 in Petersen Events Center.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 16th, 2018

Rent-A-Center upgraded to Hold after reports of takeover bids at Loop Capital

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallApr 9th, 2018

Photos: Classic car auction returns to Houston at NRG

Classic car investors get ready because the world's largest collector-car auction company is back in Houston.  Wisconsin-based Mecum Auctions plans to roll out its seventh consecutive show in the Bayou City April 5-7 at NRG Center. The show is fea.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 5th, 2018

Pittsburgh kicks off third annual Inclusive Innovation Week

Pittsburgh's third annual Inclusive Innovation Week will kick off this evening at the BNY Mellon Innovation Center. The week will feature 65 free events spanning 25 local neighborhoods during the next seven days. Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto will s.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 2nd, 2018

J.C. Penney layoffs in Wauwatosa to begin June 2

J.C. Penney Co. Inc. has informed state of Wisconsin officials that layoffs of more than 520 employees at its massive logistics center in Wauwatosa will begin around June 2. The facility, at 11810 W. Burleigh St., was recently sold for $31.25 milli.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 30th, 2018

Drexel Town Square retail building sale sets recent price record

The first big sale of a completed building in Drexel Town Square set a record price per-square-foot for a Wisconsin shopping center, according to the brokers behind the deal......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 27th, 2018

Scenes from the 94th Realtors Home & Garden Show: Slideshow

The 94th Realtors Home & Garden Show, the nation's longest-running home improvement event, kicked off Friday at the Wisconsin Expo Center at State Fair Park. The seven-day event, organized by the Greater Milwaukee Association of Realtors, continues thro.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 24th, 2018

UPDATED: Wake Forest Baptist at risk of losing reimbursements; corrective plan still under review

Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center's ability to bill Medicare remains at risk after a review by a federal agency found that several patients received wrong diagnoses because of a lack of laboratory oversight. The Centers for Medicare and Medicai.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 22nd, 2018

Israeli hackers reportedly gave Cambridge Analytica stolen private emails of two world leaders

Bill Hinton/Getty Images Cambridge Analytica, the political-research company at the center of a massive Facebook-data scandal, received private e.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 22nd, 2018

Israeli hackers reportedly gave Cambridge Analytica data from private emails of two world leaders

Bill Hinton/Getty Images Cambridge Analytica, the political-research company at the center of a massive Facebook-data scandal, received private e.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 22nd, 2018

Sky agrees to share information relevant to Fox-Disney deal

LONDON (Reuters) - Sky , the European pay-TV group at the center of a takeover battle, said on Thursday it had entered into a confidentiality agreement with suitor Rupert Murdoch's Twenty-First Century Fox and Walt Disney ......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 15th, 2018

In U.S.-China Tech Rivalry, Whose Side Is Qualcomm On?

Qualcomm’s strategic value to the U.S. saved it from a hostile takeover, but the mobile-chip giant is now at the center of an escalating tech rivalry between its home country and its biggest market: China......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMar 13th, 2018

EnSync Energy to deliver over $450K in cost savings to Maui nonprofit incubator space

Maui's J. Walter Cameron Center will save nearly half a million dollars in energy costs over the next 20 years after selling a power purchase agreement to an undisclosed investor. The PPA deal was arranged by Wisconsin-based distributed energy resources.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 28th, 2018

Southeastern Wisconsin emergency room visits flat in 2017

Both Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center and Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 22nd, 2018

Milwaukee convention center expansion deliberations delayed

A consultant’s recommendation for a $225 million expansion of Milwaukee’s downtown convention center will have to wait another month. At the January Wisconsin Center District board meeting, chairman Scott Neitzel said the board would consider the.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 17th, 2018

New Zealand Opposition Leader Bill English to Retire

Bill English, the former prime minister and leader of New Zealand’s center-right National Party will step down later this month......»»

Category: topSource: wsjFeb 13th, 2018

Foxconn locating North American HQ in downtown Milwaukee building

Foxconn Technology Group is putting its North American headquarters and an innovation center in the downtown Milwaukee building it will buy from Northwestern Mutual, marking another step in its plans to invest in Wisconsin beyond a Racine County manufactu.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 6th, 2018

Nixed State Center redevelopment proposal detailed in new report

The ongoing battle over the redevelopment of State Center between the state and former private developer, Ekistics, continued Monday. Ekistics released a study of the project and outlined its economic impact on Baltimore and the state, calling it .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 5th, 2018