Monday, May 25, 2020

Trucking industry facing severe driver shortages

A jump in pay isn’t attracting enough long-haul workers to a job with long hours and extended time away from home. BY RICK ROMELL MILWAUKEE  JOURNAL...

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New rocket factory plans 330 jobs in Florida

Amazon.com founder bringing $200 million company to Space Coast BY SCOTT POWERS ORLANDO SENTINEL/TNS CAPE CANAVERAL AIR FORCE STATION — Amazon.com billionaire Jeff Bezos announced Tuesday that...

How to avoid fees that bring billions in revenue to big banks

BY DAVID LAZARUS LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS To hear big banks tell it, this is a great time to be a bank customer. Most Americans — 61 percent...

Biloxi comes back strong after HURRICANE

Mississippi city’s casinos, resorts and other tourist attractions bustling again BY ELEANOR HENDRICKS MCDANIEL SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER Ten years ago, A.J. Holloway, the mayor of...

Random thoughts of a free Black mind, v. 264

Happy belated to me! I turned 59 on Aug. 6. Unlike everybody else in my immediate household, I’ve never celebrated my birthday as if...

A WEEK TO REMEMBER

An even-tempered President Obama tries to keep a historic week in perspective, while foreign policy challenges remain. COMPILED FROM WIRE REPORTS WASHINGTON – Prodded to gloat...

Georgia hopes bird flu doesn’t devastate chicken industry

Outbreak has caused egg prices around country to soar BY AARON GOULD SHEININ ATLANTA JOURNAL-CONSTITUTION/TNS ATLANTA — An outbreak of a particularly nasty strain of bird flu...

Fox cancels ‘American Idol’

Season 15 will be last of singing competition show BY STEPHEN BATTAGLIO LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS The next season of “American Idol” will be its last. Dana Walden and...

7 digital marketing tips to expand your small business

From Family Features Whether you’re just starting a small business or looking to expand an existing operation, marketing your business can seem daunting. The key...