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Disney increasing park tickets for certain times of year

February 11, 2017 • BusinessComments (0)

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Walt Disney World and Disneyland are increasing single-day tickets at certain times of the year and setting expiration dates on tickets in hopes of preventing overcrowding during the theme parks’ busiest times, company officials said Saturday. The single-day ticket prices are either staying the same or are increasing no more...

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Arizona lawmaker pushes for Uber instead of state vehicles

February 11, 2017 • BusinessComments (0)

PHOENIX (AP) — An Arizona lawmaker has proposed legislation requiring the state to cut its vehicle fleet by 20 percent and to launch a program that could use ride-hailing services like Uber or Lyft or other companies to provide transportation for state...

Lawmaker says attorney general acted for oil, gas industry

February 10, 2017 • BusinessComments (0)

In this Aug. 12, 2015 file photo, Colorado Attorney General Cynthia Coffman speaks during a news conference in Durango, Colo. Boulder County and Coffman are on the brink of a showdown over the county’s moratorium on oil and gas drilling. Coffman, a...

US sees no adverse impact from Alberta Clipper pipeline

February 10, 2017 • Business, National NewsComments (0)

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — After a four-year review, the U.S. State Department on Friday said it does not believe there would be significant negative environmental impact from a Canadian company’s plan to boost the capacity of an oil pipeline that crosses...

Private prison firm sees Trump immigration push opportunity

February 10, 2017 • Business, National NewsComments (0)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The United States’ largest private prison operator said it can provide the additional detention facilities that will likely be needed under President Donald Trump’s executive orders on immigration. In an earnings call...

Strong company earnings drive US stock indexes to new highs

February 9, 2017 • BusinessComments (0)

Traders work the floor, Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017, at the New York Stock Exchange. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan) Strong company earnings put investors in a buying mood Thursday, lifting the major U.S. stock indexes to record highs. Banks and other financial companies...

Coca-Cola trying to slim down business, not just drinks

February 9, 2017 • BusinessComments (0)

In this Monday, May 5, 2014, file photo, various flavors of Powerade, a Coca-Cola brand, are photographed in San Francisco. The Coca-Cola Company reports financial earnings Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File) NEW YORK (AP) — Coke is trying to...

Trump shows interest in privatizing air traffic control

February 9, 2017 • BusinessComments (0)

President Donald Trump listens during a meeting with airline executives in the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017. From left are, Deborah Ale Flint, executive director of Los Angeles World Airports; Trump; and UPS...

Davis Rental & Supply

February 9, 2017 • Local Business ReviewComments (0)

Have a Gun Safe or heavy refrigerator to move? Davis Rental & Supply now has a hydraulic 4-wheel caster Yellow Mover that you can strap on to your large appliance or safe. Then with the hydraulic jacks on the lifter, one person can raise it off the floor...

Chicken farmers say processors treat them like servants

February 8, 2017 • BusinessComments (0)

In this Dec. 2, 2008 file photo, a Pilgrim’s Pride contract chicken farmer walks amid three-week-old chicks at a farm just outside the city limits of Pittsburg, Texas. A group of former chicken farmers from five states, intent on changing the way the...