Monthly Archives: November 2018

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YouTube to take original shows out from behind a paywall

In the future, consumers will be able to watch YouTube Originals for free. YouTube plans to make all of its original content available to its 2 billion users via an ad-supported model. Previously, the digital video giant put its YouTube Originals on i...

By | 2018-11-27T23:00:37+00:00 November 27th, 2018|Media|

A look at auto stocks after GM’s layoff news

Several automotive stocks rose yesterday after General Motor Co.'s news of massive layoffs — though they've fallen off their peaks today. In early-afternoon trading, GM shares were at about $37.10, down about 1.43 percent on the day. The layoff news, ...

By | 2018-11-27T19:29:04+00:00 November 27th, 2018|Budget and Tax|

Memphis Express to be outfitted with latest in football technology

With concussion protocol at the center of sports talks in America, a new pro football league plans to equip players with the newest safety technology. The Alliance of American Football, which will debut in February 2019 in eight cities — including Me...

By | 2018-11-27T17:21:18+00:00 November 27th, 2018|Sports|

How a Fells Point immigration center is rebuilding with the help of a Johns Hopkins disaster group

The Esperanza Center, a nonprofit organization run by Catholic Charities, shut down for several weeks in September after a four-alarm fire at nearby Budeke’s Paint store in Fells Point caused damage to its 12,000 square feet of space at 430 S. Broadway...

By | 2018-11-27T16:59:07+00:00 November 27th, 2018|Healthcare|

Battelle imports marijuana for Central Ohio research with publicly traded cannabis company

Battelle has imported four batches of processed marijuana products since early October to secure facilities in Central Ohio for a federally approved research project with the world's largest publicly traded cannabis company. Canopy Growth Corp., based...

By | 2018-11-27T16:29:30+00:00 November 27th, 2018|Healthcare|

Giants owner’s controversial campaign donation sparks call for boycott from NAACP

The San Francisco Giants have come under fire after it was revealed that Charles Johnson, one of the team's owners, donated to the reelection campaign of Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) — whose jest about a public hanging went viral. KQED reports that...

By | 2018-11-27T15:47:56+00:00 November 27th, 2018|Sports|

Q&A: Private company growth strategies for recession or whatever’s next

SPONSORED CONTENT BY BANK OF AMERICA MERRILL LYNCH There’s no crystal ball to call the next economic downturn.  Navigating uncertainty and business cycles calls for long-term strategic planning.  How private companies approach planning differs. Bank ...

By | 2018-11-27T14:01:11+00:00 November 27th, 2018|Economics|