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Amid wildfires, North Carolina getaway turns to ghost town

November 19, 2016 • Business, National NewsComments (0)

In this photo made available by Don Cason, shows his business, The Esmeralda Inn and Restaurant, which was evacuated due to the proximity of wildfires, Friday, Nov. 11, 2016 in Lake Lure, N.C. The shroud of smoke is making a dent in the tourism economy _ which thrives during the fall season in much of [&hellip...

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The Latest: Philippine leader looks to China-led development

November 19, 2016 • Business, World NewsComments (0)

China’s President Xi Jingping, center, speaks to U.S. President Barack Obama at their meeting during the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) in Lima, Peru, Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais) LIMA, Peru (AP) — The latest...

Appeals court upholds local ‘right-to-work’ in Kentucky

November 18, 2016 • BusinessComments (0)

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A federal appeals court says a Kentucky county can pass a law prohibiting companies from requiring its workers to join a labor union. The decision reverses a lower court ruling that overturned the law in Hardin County. Kentucky AFL-CIO...

Consumer watchdog agency asks court to reconsider ruling

November 18, 2016 • BusinessComments (0)

WASHINGTON (AP) — The government’s consumer finance watchdog is asking a federal appeals court to reconsider its ruling that said the agency’s structure is unconstitutional. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau on Friday called the 2-1...

Judge: Hawaii counties can’t regulate GMOs and pesticides

November 18, 2016 • Business, National NewsComments (0)

HONOLULU (AP) — A federal judge has ruled that three Hawaii counties can’t enact their own bans or regulations on genetically modified crops and pesticides. Circuit Judge Consuelo M. Callahan on Friday upheld a lower court’s decision that said...

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Taco Loco #2

November 18, 2016 • Dining GuideComments (0)

We all love Mexican food. Some of us more than others. Some of us eat it everyday even though we may not all be of Latin heritage. For those who dislike Mexican food, that’s OK, but you certainly can’t argue against it. However, I urge them to keep trying...

Google Hits Pixel Resellers With ‘Digital Death Sentence’

November 17, 2016 • BusinessComments (0)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Some of Google’s unwitting users are learning a harsh lesson: If you violate the company’s policies, it may abruptly cut you off from your Gmail account, online photos and other vital digital services. Several people who...

High Court Dismisses Case Over High ATM Fees

November 17, 2016 • Business, National NewsComments (0)

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has dismissed a case it took up earlier this year involving accusations that Visa and MasterCard illegally fixed ATM prices. The credit card companies wanted the justices to overturn a lower court ruling that said the...

Gap’s Third-Quarter Profit Drops Nearly 18 Percent

November 17, 2016 • BusinessComments (0)

In this Aug. 15, 2015, file photo, a pedestrian walks past a Gap store in Miami. Gap reports earnings on Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File) NEW YORK (AP) — Gap’s third-quarter profit fell nearly 18 percent, undercut by costs...

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E&CS Electric Inc.

November 17, 2016 • Local Business ReviewComments (0)

E&CS Electric, Inc. is very proud to serve Roswell and Southeastern New Mexico as a licensed and insured Electrical and Controls contractor, with over 45 years experience in the industry. Because quality work and the safety of customers and employees is a...