Daily Archives: January 30, 2019

Observations from Tesla’s fourth-quarter earnings

Tesla Inc. reported a profit for the second quarter in a row on Wednesday while also saying its overall business would accelerate in 2019 with a faster schedule of making and delivering its Model 3 sedans. Buffalo-based observers are usually an aftert...

By | 2019-01-30T23:16:09+00:00 January 30th, 2019|Budget and Tax|

Exclusive: Will San Francisco lose yet another Fortune 500 headquarters?

Retaining a corporate headquarters in the city of San Francisco became a pricier proposition after San Francisco voters last fall approved a gross receipts tax on large businesses to support homeless services.

By | 2019-01-30T22:51:07+00:00 January 30th, 2019|Economics|

Tubi to spend more than $100 million on content this year

Tubi, which calls itself the world’s largest ad-supported video-on-demand service, will double down on content in 2019. The San Francisco-based platform, which streams thousands of movies and television shows from studios including Lionsgate, MGM, Par...

By | 2019-01-30T22:39:30+00:00 January 30th, 2019|Media|

Robert Morris to close one school as part of reorganization

Robert Morris University announced Wednesday that it will eliminate one of its five schools as part of an administrative and academic restructuring. In a release, the university said it would eliminate some staff positions as part of the restructuring...

By | 2019-01-30T21:10:49+00:00 January 30th, 2019|Education|

Educate Texas leader aims to remove economic roadblocks to learning

George Tang is passionate about education, and especially about the opportunity gap between students from poorer families and those from families with means. Tang channels that passion every day into his job as managing director of Dallas-based Educate...

By | 2019-01-30T12:56:17+00:00 January 30th, 2019|Education|

Here’s how Baltimore and D.C. law schools stack up on the LSAT

The American Bar Association recently released data on law schools across the country, including the LSAT scores of their newest class of students. Since Baltimore only has two law schools, we decided to bring neighboring Washington, D.C.'s six ABA-a...

By | 2019-01-30T12:53:08+00:00 January 30th, 2019|Education|