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Mississippi’s ‘Golden Triangle’ in spotlight on 60 Minutes

December 3, 2016 • BusinessComments (0)

COLUMBUS, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi’s Golden Triangle’s industrial development efforts will be in the national spotlight as an episode of CBS’ 60 Minutes profiles Golden Triangle Development LINK CEO Joe Max Higgins. The region is formed by the cities of Columbus, Starkville and West Point and their respective counties. Higgins has led...

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Wal-Mart where 3 died when truck hit store to reopen Sunday

December 3, 2016 • Business, National NewsComments (0)

Law enforcement agencies work the scene of a deadly accident at Wal-Mart in Pella, Iowa, on Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016. Authorities said multiple people were killed and others injured when a pickup truck rammed through a front entrance of the store. (Bryon...

Firm says it can demolish idled Vermont nuke plant soon

December 2, 2016 • BusinessComments (0)

BRATTLEBORO, Vt. (AP) — The company seeking to buy the idled Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant says it can dismantle the plant for the $580 million currently in the plant’s decommissioning fund or the company will make up the difference.Scott State,...

Panel urges better cybersecurity to President-elect Trump

December 2, 2016 • BusinessComments (0)

In this Feb. 17, 2016, file photo, President Barack Obama, joined by from left, Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker, former IBM CEO Sam Palmisano, former National Security Adviser Tom Donilon, and Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson, talks to media in the...

Political donor pleads guilty to investment fraud scheme

December 2, 2016 • Business, National NewsComments (0)

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — A political donor and cable news commentator pleaded guilty Friday to federal criminal charges in what prosecutors described as a $30 million investment fraud scheme tied to his health-technology company. Sreedhar Potarazu, 51, an...

Buffett’s firm facing pressure to sell fossil fuel stocks

December 1, 2016 • BusinessComments (0)

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A group of environmentalists is proposing that Warren Buffett’s company sell off its investments in Phillips 66 and other companies tied to fossil fuels over 12 years. Nebraskans for Peace said Thursday it had submitted a formal...

Starbucks: Schultz to step down as CEO, focus on innovation

December 1, 2016 • Business, National NewsComments (0)

In this Wednesday, March 23, 2016, file photo, Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz walks in front of a photo of Starbucks baristas, at the coffee company’s annual shareholders meeting in Seattle. Starbucks announced Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016, that Schultz is...

Mexican billionaire Slim says Trump could be good for Mexico

December 1, 2016 • Business, World NewsComments (0)

Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim attends a forum with former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg in Mexico City, Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016. Slim said if Donald Trump achieves his promises to expand the U.S. economy, create millions of jobs and lower...

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C-B Laboratory, Inc.

December 1, 2016 • Local Business ReviewComments (0)

C-B Laboratory, Inc. 313 W Country Club Rd, Ste. #8 (575) 622-1972 Mon – Thurs 7 AM to 5 PM Fri 7 AM to 2 PM All forms of major payment are accepted   Most people want to feel informed about their health status nowadays. Healthcare providers are the...

Figures on government spending and debt

November 30, 2016 • BusinessComments (0)

WASHINGTON (AP) — Figures on government spending and debt in millions of dollars. The government’s fiscal year runs Oct. 1 through Sept. 30. Total public debt subject to limit Nov. 29 $19,894,778 Statutory debt limit Suspended Total public debt...