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A radical idea for Cuomo"s transit panel

Gov. Andrew Cuomo has asked for a review of the East Side Access transit megaproject to learn why it costs so much. The same question could be asked of . In fact, the mistakes made in the design of... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJun 12th, 2019

Best New Ideas in Money: Workers would get dividends and voting power under this radical profit sharing idea

Dividend-paying ‘inclusive ownership fund’ offers employees a leg up as the pay gap widens......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 13th, 2019

See who has the next great idea at the Entrepreneurial Opportunity Contest

Denver Business Journal and BBVA have teamed up to find the next great idea. The five finalists of the Entrepreneurial Opportunity Contest will pitch their ideas to a panel of judges at the Cultivating Growth: Strategies to advance your business e.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 13th, 2019

"Democratic Socialism" Explained

Via The Babylon Bee, You can’t go into a Whole Foods or indie record store without hearing somebody talk about it: democratic socialism. Is it a radical new idea that we should try out in our nation, or is it an old idea with the word “demo.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 15th, 2019

As MTA scrutinizes overtime, union raises specter of transit strike

Cuomo administration officials say they support efforts by AARP to stem the rising for New Yorkers. More than 100 AARP volunteers from across New York rallied at the state Capitol Tuesday to... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMay 17th, 2019

Coming near Caltrain: These are the big projects rising around stations from San Jose to S.F.

Editor's note: The idea of putting workplaces and housing close to train, subway and light-rail lines is nothing new. But throughout the Bay Area, transit-oriented developments have been slow to come online. Now the region's twin crises — cripplin.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 26th, 2019

Vote for the next great idea in the Entrepreneurial Opportunity Contest

Austin Business Journal and BBVA Compass have teamed up to find the next great idea. The five finalists of the Entrepreneurial Opportunity Contest will pitch their ideas to a panel of judges at the Cultivating Growth: Strategies to advance your bu.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 19th, 2019

Panel-ing over infrastructure problems

It's one of the oldest tricks in politics&… When you want a problem to go away, appoint a panel. The tactic is getting a new life this year. Gov. Andrew Cuomo in January canceled the long-dreaded... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkApr 9th, 2019

Discounts sought for new tolls

Truckers want out of . So do advocates for the disabled, taxi drivers and suburbanites. Whether they'll be exempted hinges on Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Mayor Bill de Blasio and a six-member panel that will... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkApr 9th, 2019

On East Side Access, Cuomo again second-guesses his own MTA

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is once again telling his Metropolitan Transportation Authority to go to L—by bringing it academic experts to review one of its biggest boondoggles.The panel of Cornell and Columbia... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkApr 7th, 2019

"No Thanks, We"ll Stick With Rails And Roads": Virginia Bureaucrats Slam Musk"s Boring Company

After seeing Elon Musk's demonstration of the Boring Company tunnel in person, Virginia transit officials scoffed at the idea and decided against using the company for planned infrastructure upgrades, the Virginia Mercury reported. Bure.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 23rd, 2019

New defence panel evokes mixed response: Is it an old idea with old name?

In 1978, the Morarji Desai government set up a Defence Planning Committee under the cabinet secretary.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 21st, 2018

Cuomo: Funding boost will repair NYC subway more quickly

Gov. Andrew Cuomo says funding included in the recently passed state budget will allow New York City subway cars to be repaired quicker, improving service for a transit system notorious for frequent breakdowns......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 6th, 2018

NFL owners are discussing how to handle players who kneel during the anthem and one radical idea would include 15-yard penalties

Jonathan Ferrey/Getty The NFL owners are reportedly discussing different ways to address the ongoing protests during the national anthem that garnered so much attention througho.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 22nd, 2018

Governor wants investigation into Puerto Rico response

New York's governor is calling for a federal investigation into the U.S. government's response to the hurricane that devastated Puerto Rico. Democrat Andrew Cuomo proposed the idea on Thursday.... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJun 9th, 2018

Tampa mayoral candidate has a lofty transit idea

Topher Morrison is proposing aerial transit for local connections in Tampa......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 15th, 2018

A scientist"s radical idea to engineer mice to stop Lyme disease

Residents of Nantucket are considering a proposal to genetically engineer the island's white-footed mice in order to curb Lyme disease......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnJul 27th, 2018

One scientist"s radical idea to engineer mice and stop Lyme disease

Scientists are proposing the radical evolutionary step of genetically engineering the white-footed mice of Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket to rid the islands of Lyme disease......»»

Category: topSource: cnnJul 27th, 2018

A scientist"s radical idea to engineer mice and stop Lyme disease

Residents of Nantucket are considering a proposal to genetically engineer the island's white-footed mice in order to curb Lyme disease......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnJul 27th, 2018

Top Pentagon advisers say the most lethal troops are in their mid-20s, and that could mean radical changes to the Marines

Goran Tomasevic/Reuters Top advisers at the Pentagon are presenting Defense Secretary Jim Mattis with an idea that could radicall.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 2nd, 2018

Here’s a Crazy Idea: Put Health at the Center of Health Care.

A decade ago, two public health leaders proposed a radical notion in the journal JAMA. Here’s why it matters today more than ever. A decade ago, doctors Tom Frieden and Farzad Mostashari wrote a commentary for .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 8th, 2018