Home From the Wires
From the Wires

Facebook founder named top U.S. philanthropist

| Print |  Email
Monday, February 10, 2014

BBC: Mark Zuckerburg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, donated 18 million Facebook shares to a Silicon Valley foundation.

 

Smoking cigarettes tied to breast cancer

| Print |  Email
Monday, February 10, 2014

Reuters: Young women who smoke may have an increased risk of a common type of breast cancer.

 

New guidelines designed to prevent strokes in women

| Print |  Email
Friday, February 07, 2014

Forbes: The American Heart Association published a guideline that focuses on preventing stroke in women.

 

Jay Leno bids farewell to 'The Tonight Show'

| Print |  Email
Friday, February 07, 2014

CBS: After 22 years, Leno said goodbye to the late-night program Thursday.

 

Violent video games hold back 'moral maturity' in teens

| Print |  Email
Thursday, February 06, 2014

BBC: A study in Canada found teenagers who played violent video games for long periods of time lacked empathy.

 

Subway to remove chemical from bread

| Print |  Email
Thursday, February 06, 2014

USA Today: The sandwich chain is removing a chemical commonly used in shoe rubber from its bread.

 

Obamacare will reduce U.S. workforce

| Print |  Email
Wednesday, February 05, 2014

BBC: The Congressional Budget Office reports President Obama's health care law will cut the workforce by the equivalent of more than two million workers.

 

CVS Caremark Corp. to drop cigarettes

| Print |  Email
Wednesday, February 05, 2014

Reuters: The major drugstore chain is the first to take tobacco products off its shelves in the United States.

 

World markets steady

| Print |  Email
Tuesday, February 04, 2014

Reuters: Shares steadied after falling to a near four-month low as the emerging market sell-off bounced back.

 

Cancer cases to surge 57%

| Print |  Email
Tuesday, February 04, 2014

CNN: The World Health Organization reports that cancer cases are expected to rise 57% in the next 20 years.

 

Nelson Mandela leaves $4.1M estate

| Print |  Email
Monday, February 03, 2014

Reuters: The former South African president left the estate to his family members, the ruling African National Congress, former staff and local schools.

 

Abortion rate at lowest since 1973

| Print |  Email
Monday, February 03, 2014

Washington Post: A study reports the U.S. abortion rate decreased to 16.9 abortions per 1,000 women in 2011.

 

Microsoft to name Satya Nadella as next CEO

| Print |  Email
Friday, January 31, 2014

Bloomberg: The software maker's board is preparing to name Satya Nadella the new chief executive officer.

 
<< Start < Prev 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 Next > End >>

Page 32 of 106

More Articles

Launch

October 2014
Thursday, September 25, 2014
BY JESSICA RIDGWAY

October's Launch article features Soul Kitchen, Easy Company and Slick's Big Time BBQ.


Read more...

The clean fuels opportunity

News
Monday, November 10, 2014
111014-dirtyfuel-thumbBY KIM MOORE | OB RESEARCH EDITOR

A market for low-carbon transportation fuels has a chance to flourish in Oregon if regulators adopt the second phase of the state’s Clean Fuels Program.


Read more...

Powerlist: Law Firms

October 2014
Thursday, September 25, 2014
BY KIM MOORE

A conversation with leading partners at law firms in Portland and eastern Oregon, followed by October's powerlist.


Read more...

Fly Zone

November/December 2014
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
BY JOE ROJAS-BURKE

The black soldier fly’s larvae are among the most ravenous and least picky eaters on earth.


Read more...

Gone Fishing

October 2014
Thursday, September 25, 2014
BY LORI TOBIAS

Business has been good to Laura Anderson, leading some to suggest she must be awfully lucky to find such success in a business notorious for failure. But luck’s had little to do with it.


Read more...

Knight Vision

October 2014
Thursday, September 25, 2014
BY VIVIAN MCINERNY

Travis Knight wants to release a movie a year. Can he pull it off?


Read more...

College Conundrum

October 2014
Thursday, September 25, 2014
BY KIM MOORE

University and college tuition fees have been rising for more than a decade, while state funds for higher education have steadily declined.


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