Daily Archives: March 13, 2019

YouTube HQ expansion plans in San Bruno could include housing and wrap up by end of year

Since 2017, the company has teamed with the city to build out several million square feet on the 98-acre area surrounding its headquarters.

By | 2019-03-13T22:56:02+00:00 March 13th, 2019|Technology|

Johns Hopkins police bill gets initial OK from Maryland Senate

The Maryland Senate gave initial approval Wednesday to a controversial bill that would allow Johns Hopkins University to create its own police department. Two Democrats representing Baltimore City who have strongly opposed the measure — Mary Washingto...

By | 2019-03-13T19:59:47+00:00 March 13th, 2019|Education|

Girl power: Female-led ‘Captain Marvel’ busts 2019 box office out of doldrums

“Captain Marvel” photon-blasted the weekend box office with a record-setting $153 million in domestic ticket sales and $455 million worldwide. Starring Brie Larson in the lead role and directed by Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck, the 21st movie in the Marve...

By | 2019-03-13T18:11:09+00:00 March 13th, 2019|Media|

Wells Fargo rolling out new lounge-like bank concepts in D.C.

Wells Fargo & Co. is experimenting with a new banking concept in Washington, D.C., with plans to open two “digital express centers” this year. The 1,500-square-foot spaces are designed to help Wells Fargo (NYSE: WFC) customers learn about new products...

By | 2019-03-13T14:49:21+00:00 March 13th, 2019|Economics|

Report: Tesla is laying off more than 100 recruiters to cut costs

Tesla Inc. this week laid off more than 100 people in its global recruiting team to cut costs, Electrek reports, citing unnamed sources. It’s still unclear how many recruiters were laid off. One source told Electrek it was 100 people, while another es...

By | 2019-03-13T13:08:59+00:00 March 13th, 2019|Budget and Tax|

Wilsonville-based Flir splits its HQ with new Virginia office

Thermal imaging manufacturer Flir Systems is splitting its headquarters between its current site in Wilsonville and a new office in Arlington, Virginia. The new office will house its CEO, chief financial officer and chief human resources officer. The ...

By | 2019-03-13T13:00:00+00:00 March 13th, 2019|Budget and Tax|