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California sued again for requiring women on company boards

Don Thompson, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 9:27am

California's first-in-the-nation law requiring publicly held companies to put women on their boards of directors faces a second legal challenge.

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.

Volkswagen Breaks Ground on Expansion for Electric Vehicle Production in United States

Business Wire, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 8:32am

and the suppliers who are now in our community — continues to occupy a central role in our growing economy.”

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 packed a small-town auditorium Wednesday for a field hearing before state regulators considering the next phase of a project that sparked months of sometimes violent protests in 2016 and 2017.

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.