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Obama’s health care law advances in the states

November 17, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

FILE – This Nov. 13, 2012 file photo shows New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie during a news conference in Trenton, N.J. Threatened with repeal just weeks ago, President Barack Obama’s health care law now appears on track in close to half the states, with others playing catch-up and the administration readying a fallback for states [&hellip...

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Judge backs Calif. high-speed rail over farmers

November 17, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

FILE — In In this Sept. 13, 2012 file photo a sign against the proposed high-Speed rail system is seen on Highway 43 near Hanford, Calif. Sacramento Superior Court Judge Timothy Frawley is expected to decide Friday, Nov. 16, 2012 whether to grant a...

50-year land use plan for Jackson County approved

November 17, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

FILE – In this Nov. 30, 2009 file photo, farmer Chris Jagger drives his electric tractor on his Blue Fox Farm near Applegate, Ore. Once resistant to the idea of state-controlled land use planning, Jackson County and six cities within its boundaries have...

Twinkie maker Hostess reaches the end of the line

November 17, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

The Wonder Hostess Bakery Thriftshop is shown at the Utah Hostess plant in Ogden, Utah, Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012. Hostess Brands Inc. is warning striking employees that it will move to liquidate the company if plant operations don’t return to normal...

TV, movie features on new Wii U delayed until Dec.

November 17, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

FILE – In this June 5, 2012 file photo, an attendee plays a video game using Nintendo’s Wii U controller at E3 2012 in Los Angeles. Nintendo unleashed 23 games for its upcoming console featuring a touchscreen controller at the Electronic...

Power outage time after Sandy not extraordinary

November 17, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

FILE – In this Friday, Dec. 2, 2005 file photo, from left, Steven Robinson, his wife, Jacqueline, and Patricha Franklin take their bicycles from their shed in the Lower Ninth Ward in New Orleans, La. An Associated Press analysis of outage times from...

2 years after IPO, GM is piling up cash

November 17, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

FILE – This Feb. 19, 2012 file photo shows the familiar Chevrolet bowtie logo displayed on the grille of a 2012 Cruze sedan, foreground, with a 2012 Sonic sedan in the background at a Chevrolet dealership in the south Denver suburb of Englewood, Colo....

DOOR TECHS, LLC – Customer satisfaction guaranteed

November 16, 2012 • Local Business ReviewComments Off

These beautiful doors were recently sold and installed by DOOR TECHS, LLC. DOOR TECHS has the door or gate that will do the job for you. DOOR TECHS offers outstanding service for all makes and models of garage doors. They offer 24-hour emergency service....

Ramsey: Keep options open on Tenn. health exchange

November 16, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

Senate Speaker Ron Ramsey attends a State Building Commission meeting in Nashville, Tenn., on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012. The Blountville Republican told reporters afterward that he expects Gov. Bill Haslam to decide to keep the Tennessee’s options open...

GOP-led states start warming up to health care law

November 16, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

FILE – This June 28, 2012 file photo shows Florida Gov. Rick Scott in Tallahassee, Fla. From the South to the heartland, cracks are appearing in the once-solid wall of Republican resistance to President Barack Obama’s health care law. One of the...