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Why tech stocks are trending again

August 16, 2015 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this April 16, 2015 file photo, a Nasdaq employee monitors prices at the Nasdaq MarketSite, in New York. The tech-driven Nasdaq hit another in a string of all-time highs last month as technology re-established itself as the dominant sector in the U.S. stock market, harking back to its last heyday during the [&hellip...

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Detroit businessman’s eye trained on more buying, building

August 16, 2015 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this Oct. 29, 2014 file photo, Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert speaks during a news conference on the day before the NBA basketball team’s opening game in Cleveland. Gilbert tells the Detroit Free Press in a story published Sunday,...

Alaska raises concerns over possible mine activity in Canada

August 16, 2015 • BusinessComments (0)

HOLD FOR STORY MOVING SUNDAY FOR MONDAY – Alaska Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott speaks during a meeting on trans-boundary water issues with Canada on Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015, in Juneau, Alaska. The potential for mining development in British Columbia has some...

Slump in oil-by-rail shipments boosts car storage business

August 16, 2015 • BusinessComments (0)

In this August 8, 2015 photo, seldom-used railroad tracks owned by Iowa Pacific Holdings vanish into the Adirondack forest in Newcomb, NY. The railroad wants to supplement its revenues by storing hundreds of empty oil tank cars on the tracks. Miles-long lines...

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Nobody left behind – Roswell volunteers spend their time helping the less fortunate

August 16, 2015 • Positively RoswellComments (0)

By Jack Giovo Special to the Record It has been said that the measure of a community’s character is in how well it takes care of the least of its members. If there is any truth to that notion, Roswell and Chaves County come in with a resounding grade on the...

Series of explosions rocks Texas oil field chemical supplier

August 15, 2015 • BusinessComments (0)

Officials work near the scene of a series of explosions at the oil field chemical supply firm DrillChem in Conroe, Texas, Friday, Aug. 14, 2015. The dense column of thick, black smoke was visible for miles. (Jason Fochtman/Conroe Courier via AP) CONROE, Texas...

Cape Cod race lets runners compete virtually from treadmills

August 15, 2015 • BusinessComments (0)

In this Thursday, Aug. 13, 2015 photo, Joe Ciavattone, an employee of Outside Interactive, demonstrates the company’s virtual race technology at the New Balance Falmouth Road Race expo in Falmouth, Mass. The company is partnering with the race to let...

Lawyer for reality star The Situation bows out of tax case

August 15, 2015 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014 file photo, TV personality Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino, left, walks with his lawyer, Richard Sapinski, right, while leaving the MLK Jr. Federal Courthouse in Newark, N.J., after a court appearance...

Jimi Hendrix family members settle dispute over estate

August 15, 2015 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – This undated performance photo shows Jimi Hendrix at an unknown location. A family dispute over the estate of guitarist Jimi Hendrix has been settled. The July 2015 settlement between Hendrix’s adopted sister, Janie Hendrix, and his...

River in Colorado reopens as toxic plume reaches Lake Powell

August 15, 2015 • BusinessComments (0)

New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez, speaks, Friday, Aug. 14, 2015, during a conference at Berg Park in Farmington, N.M. Martinez announced that she is forming a long-term impact review team to monitor the effects of contaminants released last week into the...