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Regulators are asking questions about the deal to go public with Donald Trump’s new social media company, which has attracted both legions of fans of the former president and those looking to make a quick profit. The company in partnership with Trump Media & Technology Group acknowledged the inquiries in a filing it filed with …

COVINGTON, Georgia. – Newton County must be prepared to meet the needs of any industrial prospect if it wants that employer to move here. Two of the most key players in any Newton County recruiting effort say that the successful “team” approach among industrial recruiters, city, county and state governments, utilities and others has played …

On Friday, December 3, the Supreme Court of India asked the government of Uttar Pradesh if it wanted the court to ban Pakistani industries for pollution from Delhi. Air quality in Delhi has hovered above the “very bad” and “severe” categories for several days. The Supreme Court of India on Friday (December 3rd) asked the …

NEW BRITAIN, Conn., December 1, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) announced today that it has successfully completed the acquisition of two leading companies in the growing outdoor electrical equipment industry, including the purchase of the remaining 80% stake in MTD Holdings Inc (“MTD” ) and the acquisition of Excel …

New proposals from the Biden administration and Congress could have a major impact on the mainstay of Louisiana and Houma-Thibodaux’s economies: oil and gas. Biden and the oil industry have long been at odds as he follows through on a campaign pledge to reduce pollution, rising seas and other harmful effects that greenhouse gases from …

Two Democratic senators threatening to derail Joe Biden’s agenda have been condemned by anti-corruption watchdogs for accepting a flood of money from Republican donors and businesses. Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema present the latest obstacle to the president’s social and climate spending agenda after it was passed by Democrats in the House of Representatives earlier …

Since establishing ties in the 1970s, China has become a major contributor to Guyana’s economic development, with a presence in infrastructure, forestry, fisheries, wholesale and retail services, as well as in the extraction of gold and bauxite. After years of partnering in these industries, China now appears to be well placed to strengthen bilateral ties …

With the holiday shopping season here, the nationwide truck driver shortage – which has been further magnified by global supply chain challenges and the ongoing pandemic – could mean online shoppers will want maybe click on the checkout button on their orders ASAP. “We were spoiled before the pandemic to place an order today and …

To say that the US economy has been affected by the ongoing pandemic would be an understatement. In the first few months, the closures wreaked havoc on businesses of all sizes. In turn, employees have been fired, put on leave or sent home to work remotely, forever changing the landscape of the way Americans work. …

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) – Parts of downtown Des Moines have been transformed so much over the past decade by new apartments, trendy boutiques and microbreweries that it’s sometimes hard to reconcile the present with a not so distant past. But a strong reminder of the city’s heritage remains: the stench. A pungent smell of …