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Eastern Washington University moves forward with budget cuts

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 8:59am

Eastern Washington University is continuing to pursue campus-wide budget cuts while raising money for a new football stadium and routing funds into student-athlete scholarships, frustrating some faculty members who believe the administration is investing too heavily in athletics.

Grains mixed, livestock lower

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 8:42am

Grain futures were mixed Wednesday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Regulators weigh big increase in Dakota Access line capacity

James MacPherson, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 8:05am

Supporters and opponents of a proposal to double the capacity of the Dakota Access pipeline are gathering in south-central North Dakota to make their case.

Markets Right Now: Banks lead early losses for US stocks

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 7:43am

The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):

Fed’s Powell sees steady growth, signals pause in rate cuts

Christopher Rugaber, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 7:31am

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell expects the U.S. economy to continue growing at a solid pace, though it still faces risks from slower growth overseas and trade tensions.

Alibaba moves closer to Hong Kong stock listing

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 7:30am

China’s Alibaba moved closer Wednesday to its anticipated listing in Hong Kong.

SnapLogic Harnesses AI to Automatically Build End-to-End Integrations in Minutes

Business Wire, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 7:05am

from original source to desired target, including all Snaps in between. Like solving a puzzle, the user simply provides some of the known pieces and SnapLogic’s machine learning algorithms will find and suggest possible solutions to complete the puzzle. With this AI-assisted head start, integrators can then refine and configure the pipeline as needed to ensure it is enterprise-grade and production-ready.

Alpega Launches New Website in North America

Business Wire, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 7:00am

providing a sustainable logistics IT solution for the modern, circular supply chain.

Neone Launch Makes Social Media Fun, Safe and Private Again

Business Wire, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 7:00am

a place where users could share their interests and news with friends, family and followers,” said Glassco. “Instead, social media has become a minefield of advertising, data tracking and mining, and media manipulation. Today’s social media is increasingly anti-social and privacy invasive,” he added.

Military families sue, claim poor housing conditions on base

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 6:52am

Ten military families have filed a class-action lawsuit accusing private companies that manage base housing of failing to remedy unsafe living conditions.

US consumer prices up 0.4% in October; gasoline prices surge

Paul Wiseman, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 6:33am

Surging gasoline prices caused U.S. consumer prices to rise last month at the fastest pace since March.

US consumer prices climb 0.4% in October on surging gasoline prices

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 6:31am

US consumer prices climb 0.4% in October on surging gasoline prices.

Tech Data Opens Cyber Range to Champion Cybersecurity Training, Demonstration and Engagement

Business Wire, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 6:01am

a skills gap that continues to grow, according to Cybersecurity Ventures.

Prague international airport plans $2.4 billion expansion

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 5:16am

The Czech prime minister says the state-run Prague international airport is set to expand to meet growing demand.

Slow down: Dutch cut max speed limit to rein in pollution

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 4:46am

The Dutch government is lowering the top speed limit on highways in a bid to put the brakes on emissions of the pollutant nitrogen oxide.

Chinese buyer of British Steel looks to grow abroad

Joe McDonald, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 2:31am

Jingye Group's purchase of British Steel Ltd. gives the privately owned Chinese steelmaker a chance to grow outside a home market dominated by giant state-owned mills.

World thirst for oil keeps growing, with SUVs a key culprit

Angela Charlton, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 1:49am

The world's thirst for oil will continue to grow until the 2030s, with climate-damaging emissions climbing until at least 2040 — and consumers' insatiable appetite for SUVs is a big reason why.

Update on the latest in business:

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 1:33am

Asian stocks sank today after President Donald Trump threatened more tariff hikes on Chinese imports if talks aimed at ending a trade war fail to produce an interim agreement.

Lebanese protesters back in streets, major highways blocked

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 12:49am

Lebanese protesters are blocking major highways with burning tires and roadblocks, saying they will remain in the streets following a televised interview in which the president urged them to go home.