University of New Orleans touts economic impact

June 18, 2016 • BusinessComments (0)

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — At a time when state government budget problems make future funding for college campuses uncertain, the University of New Orleans is making the case for its importance to the New Orleans area economy. The university has released an analysis by its Division of Business and Economic Research showing that the university [&hellip...

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Feds won’t file fraud suit against Countrywide’s Mozilo

June 17, 2016 • BusinessComments (0)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Federal prosecutors won’t file a fraud lawsuit against former Countrywide Financial chief executive Angelo Mozilo over the sale of billions of dollars’ worth of subprime loans before the mortgage meltdown, his attorney said...

Mitsubishi offers cash to Japan owners for rigged mileage

June 17, 2016 • BusinessComments (0)

In this April 26, 2016, file photo, Mitsubishi Motors Corp. President Tetsuro Aikawa listens to a reporter’s question during a press conference in Tokyo. The Japanese automaker said Friday, June 17, 2016, it will take a 50 billion yen ($913 million)...

Prosecutors drop drug trafficking case against FedEx

June 17, 2016 • BusinessComments (0)

In this Jan. 5, 2016 photo, a FedEx truck drives past the skyline in San Francisco. Two giants, the U.S. government and FedEx, are set to do battle in a federal court over the explosive claim that the shipping company knowingly delivered illegal prescription...


Come Enjoy The Friendly Atmosphere of El Tapatio Mexican Food.

June 17, 2016 • Dining GuideComments (0)

Their Mexican Specialties, Chimichanga, Flautas, and Quesadillas, are served with rice, beans, sour cream, guacamole, lettuce and tomato. The Combination Plate is a favorite. You can have a relleno, an enchilada and a hard taco in the same plate! check out...

Solar farm approved for ex-steel plant site in Kokomo

June 16, 2016 • BusinessComments (0)

KOKOMO, Ind. (AP) — Plans are moving ahead for construction of a 26-acre solar farm at the site of a former scrap steel plant in Kokomo. The city’s Plan Commission has approved the proposal from South Bend-based Inovateus Solar for the estimated $10...

Viacom CEO’s tenure may be up soon after board shake-up

June 16, 2016 • BusinessComments (0)

In this Oct. 1, 2012, file photo, Sumner Redstone attends the premiere of “Seven Psychopaths” in Los Angeles. Redstone’s family theater company said Thursday, June 16, 2016, it has replaced five directors from Viacom’s 11-member board,...

Philadelphia is 1st major American city with soda tax

June 16, 2016 • BusinessComments (0)

Audience members react after Philadelphia City Council passed a tax on sugary and diet beverages, in Philadelphia, Thursday, June 16, 2016. Philadelphia has become the first major American city with a soda tax despite a multimillion-dollar campaign by the...



June 16, 2016 • Local Business ReviewComments (0)

In addition to the celebration of Father’s Day, June has always been a month for dads and men in general – think barbeques, Bermuda shorts and dad in the yard trying to get that lawn just right. This month, let’s help the men in our lives take an annual...

NY legal news site to halt use of non-compete agreements

June 15, 2016 • BusinessComments (0)

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A legal news site has agreed to stop requiring reporters and other employees to sign non-compete agreements under a deal reached with New York state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman. In the legal settlement announced by...