Motorcycle riders weigh in on Harley’s conflict over tariffs

Motorcycle riders weigh in on Harley’s conflict over tariffs

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Motorcycle riders celebrating Harley-Davidson's 115th anniversary in Milwaukee have mixed opinions about the company's high-profile conflict over Europe's retaliatory tariffs on its bikes. Harley-Davidson announced a plan in June to move some jobs overseas in response to the retaliatory tariffs. The announcement came after the U.S. imposed tariffs on imported steel and…
Exxon Jobs StoptheBull

Exxon Announces Plans to Create 45K Jobs

Exxon Mobil (XOM) will spend $20 billion by 2022 to expand its footprint along the U.S. Gulf Coast, creating more than 45,000 jobs. The world’s largest publicly traded...
Central NY food distributor plans to expand, add 149 jobs

Central NY food distributor plans to expand, add 149 jobs

VAN BUREN, N.Y. (AP) — A central New York food distributor plans to expand its warehouse and distribution center and add nearly 150 jobs. The Post-Standard of Syracuse reports G&C Food Distributors and Brokers plans to spend $22 million to expand its facility in the Onondaga County town of Van Buren, just west of Syracuse.…
OnePlus will ditch the headphone jack on its next phone

OnePlus will ditch the headphone jack on its next phone

Welp. After making a show of keeping the headphone jack around for a few extra generations, OnePlus is finally succumbing to the inevitable. The company tweeted an image of USB-C headphones and confirmed that the port will bite the dust on the upcoming 6T. “You’ve got to make decisions that optimize the user experience, and…
Major UK union backs calls for new Brexit referendum

Major UK union backs calls for new Brexit referendum

By JILL LAWLESS Sep. 04, 2018 LONDON (AP) — One of Britain's biggest trade unions on Tuesday joined calls for a new public vote on leaving the European Union, saying voters were misled during the 2016 referendum campaign. The GMB union, which has more than 600,000 members, said "the promises that were made during the…
Springfield Regional Development Corporation

Vermont nonprofit works to attract tech companies

SPRINGFIELD, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont business development organization is working to bring tech companies to the Upper Valley. Springfield Regional Development Corporation Executive Director Bob Flint tells WPTZ-TV the Black River Innovation Campus focuses on turning vacant spaces in downtown Springfield into tech workplaces. The project has raised $1 million in funding. Flint says…
$2.5B crude oil export terminal project planned in Louisiana

$2.5B crude oil export terminal project planned in Louisiana

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana officials say a crude oil export terminal on the Mississippi River and 700-mile pipeline project will be a $2.5 billion investment, creating 35 permanent jobs. Kansas-based Tallgrass Energy said it and Drexel Hamilton Infrastructure Partners are building the project in Plaquemines Parish. The Advocate reports the project is designed…
Home Depot Jobs StoptheBull

Home Depot Hiring 80,000 Spring 2017

Applying for a job at the world's largest home improvement retailer now takes about 15 minutes using any device, thanks to a shorter application and mobile-optimized Careers...
Top Youtube Earners 2018

Youtube Top Earners 2018

Youtube Top 5 Earners for 2018 The makeup artist, famous since the Myspace era, has reinvented himself as a beauty mogul, cofounding Jeffree Star Cosmetics, which sells an...
Markets Right Now: Stocks sink on higher-rate expectations

Markets Right Now: Stocks sink on higher-rate expectations

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 4:00 p.m. U.S. stock indexes are closing lower Friday after a surprisingly strong jobs report pushed investors to gird for higher interest rates. Investors sold high-dividend stocks as bond yields rose, and tech stocks rebounded from recent losses. Tesla slumped 6.3…

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