The country's largest employer, which has more than 1 million hourly workers, said the changes were motivated in part by anticipated savings from the newly passed tax plan, which offers sweeping tax cuts for corporations. The tax law gives the retailer an opportunity to be more competitive globally and to accelerate investment plans for the U.S., he said. President Trump and his fellow Republicans have argued that the corporate tax cut, part of the biggest overhaul to the United States ...
Most of Toyota's US plants are in the South, and all are non-union. For Toyota, this joint-venture plant will be its 11th USA manufacturing facility and represents its continued commitment in the US, in addition to the $10 billion dollar investment over the next 5 years that was announced in January 2017.
On January 9, Brent crude futures were at $68.11 a barrel, 33 cents, or 0.5 percent, above their last close. U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude (WTI) gained 36 cents to $62.09 and reached its highest since May 2015 as well at $62.56. Crude oil futures continued to surge Tuesday on expectations the global oil market will soon re-balance. According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration , global petroleum and other liquid fuel inventories fell on average for the first year since 2013 ...
Sheldon Rox will be host of the annual Martin Luther King March and Celebration Monday Jan. 15. All are welcome to participate by signing up at volunteer.psu.edu . 4 p.m. Celebration of the black experience through opera, musical Broadway and spirituals ad art songs. The speaker will be three students from Lawrenceburg High School and the guest speaker will be Bob Ewbank.
Wind Chill Advisories have been issued for Sunday from 6am-6pm for the hills west of the Connecticut River and for Berkshire County from midnight-6pm Sunday. With the extremely low temperatures, it will be possible to get frostbite in as little as 30 minutes in areas where skin is exposed, so anyone planning on attending outdoor festivities for New Year's Eve are advised to bundle up.
Players can multiply prizes with the Megaplier option for an additional $1 per play. The $306 million jackpot is already the 13th largest in Mega Millions history. The general odds of being struck by lightning in the United States in any one year is around 1 in 1 million, according to the National Weather Service , which based its calculations on averages between 2007 and 2016.
The deal is good news for SoftBank, which has been trying to get a stake in Uber for years, and good news for the ride-sharing company, which should see an immediate influx of much-needed cash. Nothing malicious has happened partly because Uber paid the hackers $100,000 to destroy the stolen information, CBS News confirmed last month. With this tender offer, Khosrowshahi was able convince some of the company's early powerbrokers, including venture capital firm Benchmark Capital, to whittle ...
The statement accused the U.S. of forcibly linking North Korea to the attack - that led to a huge outcry worldwide - to incite the global community against the North Korean regime, state-owned KCNA agency reported . But when US Navy ships fired 59 Tomahawk cruise missiles at a Syrian airfield, President Donald Trump had the world's support in attacking a nation accused of using chemical weapons on its own people.
Eagle Asset Management reported 0.47% in Snyder's-Lance, Inc. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. lifted its position in Snyder's-Lance by 235.7% during the 3rd quarter. The rating was initiated by KeyBanc Capital Markets with "Sector Weight" on Thursday, May 26. Deutsche Bank set a $50.00 price objective on shares of Snyder's-Lance and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a report on Friday.
In October, the president said Tillerson was "wasting his time" trying to kickstart diplomacy with North Korea. The White House had responded to Tillerson's remarks by insisting there had been no change in United States policy, triggering a new round of reports of a rift between Trump and his chief diplomat.
T-Mobile, which recently ended merger talks with Sprint, has 15,000 retail stores and "access to tens of millions of handsets", as Legere put it, giving it advantages in terms of ramping up the service. The service will target people who aren't interested in traditional cable and satellite TV packages. "It's time for a disruptor to shake things up and give people real choice like only the Un-carrier can".
Netflix recently conducted its annual Year in Review to assess the viewing habits of users, and this year they've gathered some pretty interesting results. The tweet in question got nearly 400,000 likes and more than 100,000 retweets too, so mission achieved. 'I guess it's like video store staff, except a massive database means it's easier for creepy Netflix staff to find and creep on individual people they know'.
The rules prohibit providers from charging websites different fees that could create a "fast" or "slow" lane of traffic that critics say would harm small startups that cannot afford larger fees. A group of internet advocates got together in Fayetteville to protest Net neutrality. "We want Mr. LaMalfa to also commit to saying that he will keep net neutrality", said Anderson.
Ford will cooperate with Alibaba's four business units in operation system, cloud computing, digital marketing and online retail. Chinese e-commerce major Alibaba Group Holding and Ford Motor said they will work together to find ways to improve the retail experience for customers as the US carmarker tries to boost sales in China.
Jaesoo Han, Executive Vice President of Memory Sales and Marketing at Samsung Electronics says the following about company's vision in paving the way for mobile phones to exhibit higher levels of internal storage. On a side note, Samsung also announced plans to increase production of its 64-layer 512 Gb V-NAND chips as well as 256 Gb V-NAND chips to meet growing demand for mobile storage, SSDs and other products.
Meanwhile, lawyer Dina Adly who is Shafiq's legal representative, released on Sunday a statement on her Facebook page in which she asserted that she has no information on Shafiq's current location. Shafik narrowly lost to Mohamed Mursi of the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt's 2012 election before fleeing overseas. Shafik, a former air force commander and government minister, was seen as the strongest potential opponent of President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, who is expected to run for a second term ...
While the current versions of the Senate tax plan don't include the move to tax the tuition waiver as income, college officials said they remain concerned about other provisions that are in the Senate version. In this scenario, the public university student's TTO increases 386 percent-or up $3,366 from $872-while the private university student's TTO increases 192 percent-a jump of $7,020 from $3,649.
The shares got a small boost in October when results for the fall quarter turned out better than expected and a large one two weeks ago when news emerged that McGuire was seeking a buyer. In 1996, he made her the company's chief executive. The acquisition caps a tumultuous year for Buffalo Wild Wings, which lost a proxy fight with activist Marcato Capital Management in June.
It was gathered that Bezos' fortune went up $2.4 billion to $100.3 billion, as the online retailer's shares jumped more than 2 percent on optimism for Black Friday sales. Bezos' fortune now sits at $100.3 billion, up $2.4 billion following a 2 percent increase in Amazon's shares. In 2013, Bezos purchased The Washington Post newspaper.
Workers at a Foxconn facility in 2010. The six students are between the ages of 17 and 19, and they told the Financial Times that three months working in the factory was mandatory "work experience" that was needed to graduate. Apple told the media outlet that it was aware that student interns were "working overtime at a supplier factory in China". According to those reports, the company and its production partners were struggling to keep up with their shipment goals on the phone.