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The Latest: Trial begins for 'Pharma Bro' Shkreli
Technology
Published in 26-6-2017
    14 Visits
NEW YORK (AP) The Latest on jury selection at the trial of former pharmaceutical company CEO Martin Shkreli (all times local): Before jury selection started Monday at his securities fraud trial, Martin Shkreli (SHKREHL'-ee) hadn't stopped preening for cameras and trolling on social media. Even with his securities fraud trial set to begin with jury selection on Monday, Martin Shkreli ( ...>>
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'Pharma Bro' defies advice to keep quiet before fraud trial
Technology
Published in 26-6-2017
    249 Visits
The former pharmaceutical CEO, who became a pariah after raising the cost of a life-saving drug 5,000 percent, has been preening for cameras and trolling on social media, potentially complicating his defense. Jury selection got underway Monday, and opening statements could occur as early as Tuesday. Since his high-profile arrest in late 2015 when he was led into court in a gray hoodie, Shkreli h ...>>
Reference: www.chron.com
Conservative GOP senator hits party leaders on health bill
Technology
Published in 26-6-2017
    444 Visits
WASHINGTON (AP) In unusually harsh terms, a conservative Republican senator accused party leaders Monday of trying to rush the party's health care bill through the Senate in remarks that underscored the challenge they face in staunching a rebellion among GOP lawmakers. Johnson was among four conservatives who announced Thursday that they opposed the measure, which would roll back much of Pr ...>>
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Correction: Interior Secretary Homecoming story
Technology
Published in 26-6-2017
    647 Visits
(AP) In a story June 23 about Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke's return to Montana, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the Western Values Project's ad campaign was created for the Western Governors' Association. (AP) Environmental groups plan to crash the homecoming in Montana next week of President Donald Trump's Interior Department secretary with billboards, telev ...>>
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2 more plague cases reported in New Mexico's Santa Fe County
Technology
Published in 26-6-2017
    30 Visits
State public health veterinarian Paul Ettestad said plague can be present in fleas that infest wild rodents in Santa Fe County, including within the city limits of Santa Fe and in other locations around New Mexico. Health workers are conducted environmental investigations around the homes of the three patients to look for ongoing risk and to ensure the safety of the immediate family members and n ...>>
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US mayors back plan for cities to use only renewable energy
Technology
Published in 26-6-2017
    371 Visits
(AP) A bipartisan group of mayors from across the country unanimously backed an ambitious commitment for U.S. cities to run entirely on renewable sources such as wind and solar in two decades. "Mayors have been involved in the frontline of climate and energy issues for so long, but the president's actions have really just ignited the excitement of mayors and citizens who want to get to do a ...>>
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Report: Baylor officials did nothing after being notified of assaults
Technology
Published in 26-6-2017
    6 Visits

According to an alleged victim of multiple assaults by an ex-football player, Baylor coach Art Briles and university president Ken Starr did nothing after being informed.

Reference: www.chron.com
Small-business resources
Business
Published in 26-6-2017
    312 Visits
How to Do Business with the State of Texas: 9-11:30 a.m., UH Bauer College SBDC, 2302 Fannin, Suite 200. Women-Owned Small Business and Economically Disadvantaged Set-Aside Program: How the SBA Helps Start and Grow Small Businesses: QuickBooks Online: 9 a.m.-1 p.m., UH Bauer College SBDC, 2302 Fannin, Suite 200. Best Hiring Practices for 2017 and Beyond: 9:30 a.m.-noon, UH Bauer College SBDC, ...>>
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HIIT Fitness opens in Rosenberg
Business
Published in 26-6-2017
    6 Visits

HIIT Fitness, a community oriented fitness center, has opened in Rosenberg. The business, co-owned by Daniel Benefiel and Carine Hecox. The Central Fort Bend Chamber announced the opening.

Reference: www.chron.com
Industrial construction company inks big office lease in Katy
Business
Published in 26-6-2017
    526 Visits

PCL Industrial Construction will double the size of its local office when it relocates to a new building in the Grandway West office park next year. The company, which provides industrial services to the power, oil and gas, petrochemical, and mining industries, has leased 36,596 square feet 2322 West Grand Parkway in Katy. Eugene Terry and David Bale of JLL represented the tenant. Parker Burket ...>>

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Texas hospitals could lose billions of dollars under GOP health plan
Business
Published in 26-6-2017
    291 Visits

Texas hospitals stand to lose billions as federal Medicaid dollars shrink, leading to a rise in uncompensated care, according to a new analysis by  the Commonwealth Fund, a national health policy foundation.

The  study looked only at the U.S. House plan passed last month. It has not yet examined the impact of  the U.S. Senate's version unveiled late last week which experts have pr ...>>

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Lowe's acquires Houston-based distribution company
Business
Published in 26-6-2017
    698 Visits

Lowe's Cos. on Monday announced a $512 million acquisition of Houston-based Maintenance Supply Headquarters, a distributor of maintenance and repair products for multifamily housing.

Reference: www.chron.com
First industrial lease signed at Generation Park
Business
Published in 26-6-2017
    724 Visits

GHX Industrial, LLC, has been signed as the anchor tenant of the new Lockwood Business Park, a 2-acre industrial park at the 4,000-acre Generation Park enterprise currently under construction at the northeast corner of Beltway 8.

Reference: www.chron.com
Turn-by-turn directions coming to travelers at Houston's airports
Business
Published in 26-6-2017
    617 Visits

Bush Intercontinental and Hobby airports are launching a new way-finding application this month. Using fly2houston.com, travelers can get turn-by-turn directions on their smartphone.

The airports are working with San Francisco-based LocusLabs to pilot the technology. LocusLabs has named this product "Maps Online."

Reference: www.chron.com
Whataburger's official trademark turns 67 years old
Business
Published in 26-6-2017
    487 Visits

On June 23, 1950, the Texas Secretary of State issued the Whataburger trademark to founder Harmon Dobson. Soon Texas' favorite burger chain would become a beloved staple. 

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