Home From the Wires
From the Wires

England's King Richard III found after 500 years

| Print |  Email
Monday, February 04, 2013

Reuters: A skeleton with a cleaved skull and a curved spine entombed under a car park is that of Richard III, archaeologists said on Monday, solving a 500-year-old mystery about the final resting place of the last English king to die in battle..

 

Federal agents crack down on counterfeit sports merchandise

| Print |  Email
Friday, February 01, 2013

OregonLive.com: Several federal and local law enforcement agencies worked together on "Operation Red Zone" to stop international shipments of counterfeit sports merchandise from entering the United States.

 

Jobless rate up to 7.9 percent

| Print |  Email
Friday, February 01, 2013

ABC News: The U.S. economy added 157,000 jobs in January as the unemployment rate ticked up to 7.9 percent from 7.8 percent, according to data from the U.S. Labor Department.

 

U.S. Embassy in Ankara hit by suicide blast

| Print |  Email
Friday, February 01, 2013

CBS News: A suicide bomber detonated an explosive device at an entrance to the U.S. Embassy in the Turkish capital on Friday, killing himself and one other person, officials said.

 

Hackers in China attacked New York Times for four months

| Print |  Email
Thursday, January 31, 2013

New York Times: Chinese hackers have persistently attacked The New York Times, infiltrating its computer systems and getting passwords for its reporters and other employees.

 

Oregon only state that doesn't limit abortion access

| Print |  Email
Thursday, January 31, 2013

Washington Post: All states besides Oregon have limited access to abortion, as allowed by Planned Parenthood v. Casey.

 

Law school apps fall as costs rise, jobs cut

| Print |  Email
Thursday, January 31, 2013

The New York Times: Law school applications are headed for a 30-year low, reflecting increased concern over soaring tuition, crushing student debt and diminishing prospects of lucrative employment upon graduation.

 

Facebook shares sag as investors question future

| Print |  Email
Thursday, January 31, 2013

C/NET: Facebook shares are down today, spelling some possible erosion in the stock price heading into the rest of the week of trading.

 

Post-crash, people borrow for college, not housing

| Print |  Email
Wednesday, January 30, 2013

The Atlantic: The story of the post-crash economy has been one of people borrowing to go to school instead of to buy houses. Student loans are up $317 billion. Mortgages are down $1.3 trillion.

 

Research in Motion unveils new BlackBerry

| Print |  Email
Wednesday, January 30, 2013

CBS: Research in Motion unveiled its first two BlackBerry 10 phones. The company is also changing its name to BlackBerry.

 

Giffords addresses Senate gun hearing

| Print |  Email
Wednesday, January 30, 2013

The New York Times: Speaking slowly but with discernible passion, former Representative Gabrielle Giffords, who was critically injured in a mass shooting in Arizona in 2011, addressed the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday in its first hearing since the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, Conn., last month.

 

U.S. economy shrinks 0.1 percent

| Print |  Email
Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Fox News: The country’s fiscal health got a gut-check Wednesday after a report by the Commerce Department showed the U.S. economy unexpectedly shrank in the fourth quarter. Despite stronger consumer spending, it’s the biggest dip the country has seen in three years.

 

Cats kill billions of animals a year

| Print |  Email
Tuesday, January 29, 2013

CBSnews: Cats kill billions of birds every year and even more tiny rodents and other mammals in the United States, a new study finds.

 
<< Start < Prev 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 Next > End >>

Page 78 of 92

More Articles

Trends in business succession

News
Thursday, July 03, 2014
TrendsBY TED AUSTIN & MIKE BAELE | GUEST CONTRIBUTORS

The Office of Economic Analysis announced that Oregon is currently enjoying the strongest job growth since 2006. While this resurgence has been welcome, the lingering effects of the 2008 “Great Recession” continues to affect Oregon businesses, especially with regard to estate planning and business succession.


Read more...

Timber town

June 2014
Thursday, May 29, 2014
BY LEE VAN DER VOO

A forest collaboration saves the Rough & Ready Lumber Company.


Read more...

EPA Standards: A breath of fresh air for the region

News
Thursday, June 12, 2014
EPABY ANDREA DURBIN | OB GUEST BLOGGER

Last week, the Obama administration took an important and welcomed step in the effort to protect the health and well-being of all Oregonians by limiting carbon pollution from existing power plants.


Read more...

Green Your Workplace seminar held at Nines Hotel

News
Wednesday, May 28, 2014

GreenYourWorkplacelogoOBMOregon Business magazine's  "Green Your Workplace" seminar featured a panel of sustainability experts from small, medium and large organizations. The seminar drew 70 people and took place in the Nines Hotel this morning.


Read more...

Creating a culture of compliance

Business tips
Thursday, June 19, 2014
DataBY MONICA ENAND | GUEST CONTRIBUTOR

Nine tips for building habits among employees to respond when needed.


Read more...

The global challenge

News
Friday, June 27, 2014
062714 thumb globalmarketBY JASON NORRIS | OB BLOGGER

Over the last several months we have seen a wave of cross-border acquisitions, primarily U.S.-based companies looking to purchase non-U.S.-based companies. There are a few reasons for this, but the main culprit is the U.S. corporate tax system. The United States has one of the highest corporate tax rates in the world.


Read more...

Moving the needle

June 2014
Thursday, May 29, 2014

I was in a rut. A few months ago, I was at my desk trying to come up with cover story ideas for our June “green” issue.  But I was stuck on a concept that is a bit too tried and true in the magazine business.


Read more...
Oregon Business magazinetitle-sponsored-links-02
SPONSORED LINKS