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Hurricane Michael leaves nothing unscathed in hard-hit areas

Florida's governor says .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 11th, 2018

Verizon to spend $25 million to upgrade Florida network

Verizon Communications Inc said on Wednesday it will spend $25 million to update its network in Florida's Panhandle, an area hard-hit by service outages after Hurricane Michael......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 24th, 2018

Hurricane Michael: The staggering numbers behind the monster storm

It's hard to grasp the sheer destruction caused by Hurricane Michael, but these numbers help put it in perspective......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 12th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Hurricane Michael leaves trail of devastation; 1 million without power

The remnants of Hurricane Michael plowed through the Southeast U.S. on Thursday after killing at least six people, demolishing homes and knocking out power to hundreds of thousands of customers a day after devastating the Florida Panhandle......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 11th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Hurricane Michael leaves trail of devastation; hundreds of thousands without power

The remnants of Hurricane Michael plowed through the Southeast U.S. on Thursday after killing at least two people, demolishing homes and knocking out power to hundreds of thousands of customers a day after devastating the Florida Panhandle......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 11th, 2018

I"ve spent years researching flooding — some areas that are at huge risk after hurricanes don"t have the emergency plans they need

The southeast of the US is at risk for more flooding from Hurricane Michael becau.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 11th, 2018

Companies step up for hurricane relief

Denny's Mobile Relief Diner – a 53-foot traveling kitchen that visits areas hard hit by natural disasters – has rolled into North Carolina to help feed residents, first responders and volunteers affected by Hurricane Florence. According to Del.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 21st, 2018

This NC company"s drones are helping survey Florence damage in hard-hit areas

Raleigh drone developer PrecisionHawk is deploying its aerial robots over flooded roadways, backing up N.C. Department of Transportation crews as they assess the damage from Hurricane Florence. “We officially started this operation Monday,” say.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 20th, 2018

IEX CEO Brad Katsuyama talks about disrupting Wall Street and the power of "Flash Boys" on the upstart exchange

Brad Katsuyama, the CEO of upstart stock exchange IEX, didn't realize how hard disrupting Wall Street would be. Katsuyama, who came to prominence as the star of Michael Lewis' 201.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 4th, 2018

Isakson, Perdue asking for federal disaster aid for hurricane-stricken Georgia farmers

Georgia's two U.S. senators are seeking federal disaster assistance for the state's agriculture industry to help offset the extensive damage done by Hurricane Michael. In a letter to the Senate Appropriations Committee, Republican Sens. Johnny Isaks.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 30th, 2018

U.K., EU Approve Hard-Fought Brexit Divorce Deal

EU leaders approved a treaty outlining divorce terms with the U.K., a milestone in Britain’s bid to extract itself from the bloc that leaves Prime Minister Theresa May with a tough task selling the deal to Parliament......»»

Category: topSource: wsjNov 26th, 2018

Worst day of an awful year leaves no corner of market unscathed

One of the toughest years for financial markets in half a century got appreciably worse Tuesday, with simmering weakness across assets boiling over to leave investors with virtually nowhere to hide......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 20th, 2018

Worst day of an awful year leaves no corner of market unscathed

One of the toughest years for financial markets in half a century got appreciably worse Tuesday, with simmering weakness across assets boiling over to leave investors with virtually nowhere to hide......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 20th, 2018

Hurricane relief, Delta tax break clear General Assembly

The Georgia Senate signed off Saturday on Hurricane Michael relief and a sales tax exemption on jet fuel, putting the wraps on a five-day special session of the General Assembly......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 17th, 2018

U.S. retail sales rebound on autos, building materials

U.S. retail sales rebounded sharply in October as purchases of motor vehicles and building materials surged, likely driven by recovery efforts in areas devastated by Hurricane Florence......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 15th, 2018

U.S. retail sales rebound sharply in October

U.S. retail sales rebounded sharply in October as purchases of motor vehicles and building materials surged, likely driven by rebuilding efforts in areas devastated by Hurricane Florence......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 15th, 2018

Citizens avoids major hit from Hurricane Michael

While the toll from Hurricane Michael continues to mount in Northwest Florida, the state-backed Citizens Property Insurance Corp. has avoided a major financial hit. Citizens had 3,189 claims as of Wednesday from the monster storm that made landfall Oct.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 15th, 2018

Florida"s agriculture industry takes big hit in hurricane

Florida’s agriculture industry suffered nearly $1.49 billion in damages from Hurricane Michael, with timber growers the hardest hit, the state Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services said Friday. The department estimated the economic lo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 12th, 2018

JBSA command to assist in $1B rebuild of base hit by hurricane

Over the next few years, a San Antonio-based organization inside Joint Base San Antonio plans to rebuild the 29,000-acre Tyndall Air Force Base on the Florida Panhandle, which was leveled by Hurricane Michael on Oct. 10.  The Air Force Installation an.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 8th, 2018

An Upbeat Outlook Leaves Michael Kors Shareholders Unsatisfied

Weak comparables outweighed solid earnings from the retailer......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 7th, 2018

October Unemployment Rate Unchanged; Economist Says Fed Will Likely Read Data As "Modestly Inflationary"

The Bureau of Labor Statistics releases a report each month outlining the employment landscape. After a weather-induced slowdown last month due to Hurricane Michael, numbers are rising again.  read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaNov 2nd, 2018