The contract is part of the transit agencies switch to electronic fares, the Portland high tech company announced Thursday.
Homes of roughly 200 square feet could be quickly and cheaply built to house homeless and low-income residents in Portland.
USAToday. The settlement is the largest in history between the federal government and a single company.
CNN: Family Dollar says it's sticking with an agreement to merge with Dollar Tree for less money.
Reuters: The U.S. dollar hit nine-month highs against the euro and rose against a basket of major currencies after strong U.S. housing data bolstered expectations for an earlier-than-expected rate hike from the Federal Reserve.
WSJ: Apple said unit sales on the iPad—the best-selling tablet on the market—fell for a second straight quarter.
Reuters: Groundbreaking for new housing jumped 15.7% last month to a seasonally adjusted 1.09-million unit annual pace, the highest level since November.
Bloomberg: Chinese hackers stole data from 4.5 million patients of Community Health Systems Inc., the second-largest for-profit hospital chain in the United States.
BBC: Dollar General made a $9.7 billion offer for the discount retailer, triumphing the $8.5 billion offer Dollar Tree made last month.
TIME: A new survey found that 36% of Americans have not set aside any money for retirement.
Reuters: The world's largest soda maker paid $2.15 billion in cash for a 16.7% stake in Monster Beverage Corp.
CBS: Today marks the centennial anniversary of the opening of the Panama Canal, an engineering marvel that permanently changed world trade.
Reuters: The network equipment maker said it plans to cut another 6,000 workers as it transitions towards a new cycle of high-end switches and routers.