From the Wires

Thousands flee wildfires outside Los Angeles

| Print |  Email
Monday, June 03, 2013

Cbsnews: Firefighters working in darkness doubled containment of a massive wildfire north of Los Angeles to 40 percent overnight, as cool, moist air moved in Monday to replace torrid weather.

 

Starbucks banning smoking around doors

| Print |  Email
Friday, May 31, 2013

AP: Starbucks will start banning smoking within 25 feet of its stores, beginning Saturday.

 

New Yorker wins U.S. spelling bee with 'knaidel'

| Print |  Email
Friday, May 31, 2013

Reuters: Arvind Mahankali, a 13-year-old boy from Bayside Hills, New York, won the Scripps National Spelling Bee on Thursday.

 

More heavy storms headed toward midwest

| Print |  Email
Friday, May 31, 2013

Cbsnews.com: Motorist dies after heavy winds cause tree to topple on car in Ark. Overnight as forecasters warn of more tornadoes.

 

Private equity firm hires Petraeus

| Print |  Email
Thursday, May 30, 2013

Forbes: $73B private Equity firm KKR hired four-star general and former CIA director David Petraeus.

 

Paterno estate to sue NCAA

| Print |  Email
Thursday, May 30, 2013

AP: A lawsuit planned by the family of the late Penn State coach Joe Paterno seeks to overturn the NCAA's anctions against the football program for the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal.

 

Desk jobs making people fat

| Print |  Email
Thursday, May 30, 2013

CBsnews.com: A new study about the link between weight and work suggest spending long hours behind a desk is making people fat.

 

Mothers the breadwinners in 4 in 10 homes

| Print |  Email
Wednesday, May 29, 2013

AP: America's working mothers are the primary breadwinners in a record 40% of households with children, up from 11% in 1960.

 

Facebook to improve response to hate speech

| Print |  Email
Wednesday, May 29, 2013

Reuters: Facebook Inc said its systems to remove hate speech haven't worked as well as the company had hoped.

 

Germany to use drones to catch graffiti artists

| Print |  Email
Wednesday, May 29, 2013

Salon.com: Deutsche Bahn — the provider of Germany’s national rail system — has plans to use drones to root out graffiti artists using trains and platforms as their canvasses.

 

NYC's bike share program begins

| Print |  Email
Tuesday, May 28, 2013

Huffington Post: The country's biggest bicycle-sharing program launched with 6,000 bikes across New York City.

 

Angelina Jolie's aunt dies of breast cancer

| Print |  Email
Tuesday, May 28, 2013

BBCnews: Angelina Jolie's aunt has died of breast cancer, nearly two weeks after the Hollywood star said she had had a double mastectomy to avoid such a fate.

 

Nike cuts ties with Livestrong

| Print |  Email
Tuesday, May 28, 2013

AP: Nike, which helped build Lance Armstrong’s Livestrong cancer charity into a global brand, is cutting ties with the foundation in the latest fallout from the former cyclist’s doping scandal.

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

Page 73 of 109

More Articles

Political Clout

November/December 2014
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
BY KIM MOORE

Businesses spend billions of dollars each year trying to influence political decision makers by piling money into campaigns.


Read more...

The short list: 4 companies engaged in a battle of the paddles

The Latest
Thursday, December 04, 2014
pingpongthumbBY JACOB PALMER | OB DIGITAL NEWS EDITOR

Nothing says startup culture like a ping pong table in the office, lounge or lobby.


Read more...

Woman of Steel

November/December 2014
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
BY LINDA BAKER

Tamara Lundgren tackles the challenges—without getting trampled.


Read more...

Reimagining education to solve Oregon's student debt and underemployment problems

News
Thursday, November 13, 2014
carsonstudentdept-thumbBY RYAN CARSON | OP-ED CONTRIBUTOR

How do we skill up our future technology workforce in a smart way to take advantage of these high-paying jobs? The answer shouldn’t focus only on helping people get a bachelor’s degree.


Read more...

Free Falling

Contributed Blogs
Thursday, December 18, 2014
121714-oilprice-thumbBY JASON NORRIS | OB CONTRIBUTOR

The implosion of the energy complex: The best thing for low oil prices is low oil prices.


Read more...

OB Poll: Wineries and groceries

News
Friday, October 24, 2014

24-winethumbA majority of respondents agreed: Local vineyards should remain Oregon-owned and quality is the most important factor when determining where to eat or buy groceries.


Read more...

Tackling the CEO-worker pay gap

January-Powerbook 2015
Thursday, December 11, 2014
BY OREGON BUSINESS STAFF

An SEC rule targets the disparity between executive and employee compensation, reigniting a long-standing debate about corporate social responsibility.


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