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State audit finds safety hazards at NYC pre-K programs

An investigation by the has found safety hazards including toxic cleaning supplies and missing window guards at some New York City prekindergarten programs. Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli said Friday... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJun 12th, 2019

Cotton hails tri-state infrastructure programs

Rick Cotton, executive director of The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, hailed the transformation of tri-state airports as part of a construction boom keeping.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyNov 28th, 2019

"Helicopter parenting" can lead to burnout for kids, a new study finds

Michael H/Getty A new study from Florida State University found that ov.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 27th, 2019

Indiana lawmakers call for Amazon death investigation

State safety inspector advised e-commerce giant on how to evade blame after warehouse employee died, report says.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 26th, 2019

The good, the bad and the ugly of a Chinese state-backed digital currency

A digital currency would help Beijing fight issues like counterfeiting and product safety, but it also raises other concerns......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 22nd, 2019

European defense projects need single export license: Leonardo CEO

European defense programs should be issued with a single weapons export license so policy changes of an individual state do not affect the supply chain, the CEO of Italian defense company Leonardo said on Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 19th, 2019

Indonesia"s Lion Air finds cracks in two 737 NGs with fewer flights than FAA safety directive

Lion Air has found structural cracks in two Boeing Co 737 NG planes with fewer flights than a U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) threshold for checks, Indonesia's aviation safety regulator said on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 7th, 2019

Group focused on using AI for construction safety gains key members

Five notable firms have joined a construction industry group aiming to use artificial intelligence to predict hazards and conditions that lead to safety inciden.....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkNov 7th, 2019

The State of the Job Market for Veterans

Americans who served in the military can find tailored jobs programs and many organizations that are eager to help them start a business or find a job......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 1st, 2019

Three city Board of Finance members failed to file financial disclosures, audit finds

Baltimore City Council President Brandon Scott is calling for an ethics investigation into the findings of a recent audit that discovered three members of the city's Board of Finance have not consistently filed financial disclosures. All members .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 30th, 2019

CBD Companies Failing On Compliance, Disclosure And Product Safety, New Report Finds

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Category: blogSource: benzingaOct 28th, 2019

Nail salon workers pan state safety regulations

A drive to restructure the city's private carting industry is near the end zone—and the Department of Sanitation czar spiked the ball at a Crain's Business Breakfast at the New York Athletic Club on... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkOct 19th, 2019

HTA to fund 43 cultural programs in 2020

Hawaii Tourism Authority will fund 43 programs throughout the state that work to perpetuate the Hawaiian culture in 2020. The funding, which was announced earlier this week, is provided through the Transient Accommodations Tax as part of HTA’s Kukulu.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 13th, 2019

America"s truck drivers have to ace this test before taking control of an 80,000-pound vehicle on the road — see if you can pass it

Bonita R. Cheshier/Shutterstock Before getting their commercial driver's license, long-haul truck drivers must pass the CDL exam. The CDL exam varies from state to state, but certain questions on safety, driving .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 12th, 2019

FAA Safety Certification Of Boeing 737 MAX Was "Inadequate", Report Finds

FAA Safety Certification Of Boeing 737 MAX Was "Inadequate", Report Finds Capping off what has been a difficult week for Boeing, the Joint Authorities T.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 11th, 2019

Ike Robotics Files Voluntary Safety Report Revealing Details Of Autonomous Truck Operation

Seeking to demonstrate its commitment to safety, self-driving truck company Ike Robotics has released a 90-page safety self-assessment report, providing a detailed description of how the startup programs and operates its autonomous vehicles.  read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaOct 10th, 2019

Boeing Finds Itself in a Fresh Pickle

Cracks on heavily used 737 Next Generation jets don’t help Boeing’s efforts to reassure the flying public on aircraft safety......»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 10th, 2019

How New York"s free tuition program is affecting private colleges, universities

Some private colleges and universities have gotten creative, trying things like discounting tuition, adding programs and looking at other new ways to attract more students, since New York state started its free tuition program for public universities.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 10th, 2019

International students contributed $447M to Hawaii economy, DBEDT report finds

It turns out that students from other countries provide a significant boost to Hawaii's economy — to the tune of $447 million, according to a report from the state Department of Business Economic Development and Tourism that was released Wednesda.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 10th, 2019

A Penn State football player got a letter from a fan that called his dreadlocks "disgusting." Now his coach and school are jumping to the player"s defense.

Scott Taetsch/Getty Images Pennsylvania State University safety Jonathan Sutherland received a letter from a Penn State alumnus who was offensive.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 9th, 2019

Carriers In Washington State Look To Block Meal/Rest Break Rules

The Washington Trucking Associations (WTA) wants the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) to rule on whether federal law preempts the State of Washington's meal and rest break regulations. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaOct 8th, 2019