Microsoft to move Michigan technology center to Detroit

February 3, 2017 • BusinessComments (0)

Phil Sorgen, Corporate VP Microsoft, gives his remarks during the press conference announcing the opening of a Detroit Microsoft office on the 10th floor of One Campus Martius. Detroit, Mich. Feb. 3, 2017. Microsoft plans to move its Michigan Microsoft Technology Center to downtown Detroit in early 2018. (Clarence Tabb Jr. /Detroit News via AP) [&hellip...

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Banks lead stock surge as investors hope for regulation cuts

February 3, 2017 • BusinessComments (0)

This Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014, file photo shows the Wall Street entrance of the New York Stock Exchange. U.S. stocks are climbing Friday, Feb. 3, 2017, morning after the government said employers hired more workers last month, another positive sign for the U.S....

US rig count increases 17 this week to 729; Oklahoma up 6

February 3, 2017 • BusinessComments (0)

HOUSTON (AP) — The number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. increased by 17 this week to 729. A year ago, 571 rigs were active. Houston oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. said Friday that 583 rigs sought oil and 145 explored for...


Domino’s Pizza – Super Sunday

February 3, 2017 • Dining GuideComments (0)

Domino’s® is the recognized world leader in pizza delivery and Domino’s® stores are hustling to prepare for one of the year’s busiest pizza delivery days = Super Sunday. Super Bowl Sunday is an athletic event for us…it is our Super Bowl, too. It...

The Hartford reports 4Q loss

February 2, 2017 • BusinessComments (0)

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The Hartford Financial Services Group Inc. (HIG) on Thursday reported a fourth-quarter loss of $81 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier. The Hartford, Connecticut-based company said it had a loss of 22...

Internet sales tax bill in limbo after initially passing

February 2, 2017 • BusinessComments (0)

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The Mississippi House could be on track to reverse itself and eventually kill a proposed internet sales tax. House Bill 480 passed the House on Wednesday, despite opposition from some Republicans who said they oppose any new taxes. The...

Snap, owner of messaging app teens love, files for IPO

February 2, 2017 • Business, National NewsComments (0)

In this Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013, file photo, Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel poses for a photo in Los Angeles. Snap Inc., owner of the ephemeral message service Snapchat, seeks to raise up to $3 billion in an initial public offering. According to IPO documents...


Kymera Independent Physicians

February 2, 2017 • Local Business ReviewComments (0)

Kymera Independent Physicians is the largest independent physician group in southeastern New Mexico with 4 clinics, 17 providers, and 100 corporate and clinical staff serving Roswell, Carlsbad and Hobbs. Kymera was started in 1997 by Dr. Masoud Khorsand to...

Pork industry says not to worry about a bacon shortage

February 1, 2017 • Business, National NewsComments (0)

This June, 28, 2012, file photo shows hogs at a farm in Buckhart, Ill. An insatiable demand for bacon depleted frozen pork supplies to a record low level for December driving prices slightly higher. The pork industry hopes to boost hog production enough...

Review of pipeline could be beginning of end for opponents

February 1, 2017 • Business, National NewsComments (0)

In this Dec. 3, 2016, file photo, law enforcement vehicles line a road leading to a blocked bridge next to the Oceti Sakowin camp where people have gathered to protest the Dakota Access oil pipeline in Cannon Ball, N.D. North Dakota Sen. John Hoeven said...