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Macau aims for another Vegas staple: boxing

July 30, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

In this July 27, 2013 photo, Chinese boxer Zou Shiming waves to his fans before the Flyweight Bout match against Mexico’s Jesus Ortega at the Cotai Arena in Venetian Macao in Macau. The Chinese fighter’s victory at a Macau showdown brings the world’s top casino market a step closer to challenging Las Vegas for dominance [&hellip...

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Salad pegged in Iowa, Neb. cyclospora outbreak

July 30, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

In this image provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a photomicrograph of a fresh stool sample, which had been prepared using a 10% formalin solution, and stained with modified acid-fast stain, reveals the presence of four Cyclospora...

MIT review says school didn’t target Aaron Swartz

July 30, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – This Dec. 8, 2012 file photo provided by ThoughtWorks shows Aaron Swartz, in New York. Swartz, a free-information activist and co-founder of Reddit, hanged himself Friday, Jan. 11, 2013, in New York City. In a report from an internal...

Board approves Churchill grandstand expansion

July 30, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

This artist’s rendering provided by Churchill Downs shows the racetrack’s planned Grandstand Terrace addition, at top right. Churchill Downs is planning to add nearly 2,400 seats and a VIP hospitality lounge as part of a $14.5 million project at...

E & C S, Inc. is a full service electrical and controls contractor

July 30, 2013 • Local Business ReviewComments (0)

E & C S Electrical recently rewired this local office building. E & C S Electric is a full service electrical and controls contractor. You can reach E & C S Electric at 625-5524 or 317-9609. E & C S offers FREE ESTIMATES, along with excellent...

Manufacturing drop shows weakness in Japan economy

July 29, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

In this Monday, July 29, 2013 photo, Bank of Japan Gov. Haruhiko Kuroda delivers a speech at a Tokyo hotel. Japan’s industrial output fell in June for the first time in five months, the government said Tuesday, July 30, 2013 as it released data...

Asian stock markets eke out slight gains

July 29, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

A man walks by an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Monday, July 29, 2013. Asian stock markets fell Monday as traders await a packed schedule of data releases this week in the U.S. and a key meeting of the Federal Reserve. Japan’s...

Hawaii braces as tropical storm crosses islands

July 29, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

Pedestrians walk along Waikiki beach in Honolulu on Monday, July 29, 2013 as Tropical Storm Flossie approached Hawaii. The storm faded through the morning, but forecasters were still warning residents and tourists to brace for possible flooding, wind gusts,...

Black waves of oil washing onto Thai resort beach

July 29, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

Streaks of crude oil cover the shore of Prao Bay on Samet Island in Rayong province eastern Thailand Monday, July 29, 2013. The oil spill that leaked from a pipeline has reached the popular tourist island in Thailand’s eastern sea despite continuous...

CBS chief exec says cable fee dispute unresolved

July 29, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

This publicity image released by CBS shows Leslie Moonves, President and Chief Executive Officer for CBS Corporation during the TCA Summer Press Tour 2013, on July 29, 2013 in Beverly Hills, Calif. (AP Photo/CBS, Monty Brinton) BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) —...