Reading from the Voice Media empire: When one state’s branch of the American Civil Liberties Union heard that Iraqi detainees being held inside an immigrant detention center – a 1,500-bed facility run by the private prison company GEO Group – were being singled out and harassed by the facility’s guards, ACLU attorneys and staff members went to investigate. What they learned [...]Show More Summary
Business activity grew at a robust pace in New York State, according to firms responding to the October 2017 Empire State Manufacturing Survey. The headline general business conditions index climbed six points to 30.2, its highest level in three years.READ MORE www.metrointel.com
Several craft distillers have banded together to create Empire Rye, an appellation they hope will help them break from the pack of new craft whiskeys.
The Empire State Manufacturing Survey expanded strongly in October, growing at a three-year high. The composite index of general business conditions jumped from 24.4 in September to 30.2 in October,... The post New York Fed: Manufacturing Activity Expanded in October at a 3-Year High appeared first on Shopfloor.
From the NY Fed: Empire State Manufacturing SurveyBusiness activity grew at a robust pace in New York State, according to firms responding to the October 2017 Empire State Manufacturing Survey. The headline general business conditions index climbed six points to 30.2, its highest level in three years. Show More Summary
Czechoslovakia was a sovereign state in Central Europe that existed from October 1918, when it declared its independence from the Austro-Hungarian Empire, until its peaceful dissolution into the Czech Republic and Slovakia on 1 January...Show More Summary
Weekend:• Schedule for Week of Oct 15, 2017Monday:• At 8:30 AM ET, The New York Fed Empire State manufacturing survey for October. The consensus is for a reading of 20.0, down from 24.4.From CNBC: Pre-Market Data and Bloomberg futures:...Show More Summary
In September, two Inland Empire small business owners exposed sloppy work by a state auditor during two tax appeals that were heard before the state Board of Equalization. In doing so, the business owners scored unlikely victories against powerful state government. As an elected member of the board who heard the case, my job isn’t […]
Colin Jost looks handsome as he arrives at the Empire State Building to light the building on Thursday afternoon (October 5) in New York City. The 35-year-old Saturday Night Live star was joined by his mom Kerry Kelly as he was honored with lighting the iconic building. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Colin [...]
A year-long legal battle between the Empire State Building and the nonprofit radio station WBAI took a potentially fatal turn on Thursday when a judge sided with the building's landlord in what... To view the full story, click the title link.
The White House and Empire State Building are being lit pink this week. Model Elizabeth Hurley recently passed out pink ribbons on a transatlantic flight. Firefighters, football players, and even people’s dogs are donning the pink … … all in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month which kicked off this past weekend. It’s been going […]
From 1803, here’s the Ottoman Empire’s first map of the newly minted United States. Advice on Settling in New York in 1820. A Creepy Crawly Collection of Insects Built Out of LEGO. Hormone Guide: How to Speak to Women. A Natural History of the Wedding Dress. Giant Rat That Fell From Sky Is New Species. Show More Summary
Prominent landmarks like the Empire State Building in New York City and the Eiffel Tower in Paris went dark Monday in honor of the victims of Sunday night's mass shooting in Las Vegas. Stephen Paddock fired into a country music festival that left at least 58 people dead and over 500 injured in Las Vegas on Sunday night. Show More Summary
The Eiffel Tower went dark on Monday night in tribute to the victims of the attacks in Las Vegas and Marseille. At least 59 people were killed and hundreds wounded on Sunday when a gunman opened fire on a concert in Las Vegas in the deadliest mass shooting in modern US history. Show More Summary
On the morning of September 11, 2001, when we heard the first radio reports of a plane crashing into the World Trade Center, many people assumed it was a small private plane, as that had happened several times before. We were completely shocked to hear it was an airliner big enough to damage the building. Show More Summary
The emergence of a unified Bulgarian state dates back to the establishment of the First Bulgarian Empire in 681 AD, which dominated most of the Balkans and functioned as a cultural hub for Slavs during the Middle Ages. With the downfall...Show More Summary
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A drawing of the Empire State Building scrawled by President Donald Trump is set to go up for a bid at a Los Angeles auction house in October. [ more › ]