A Bavarian town council has voted unanimously to strip Adolf Hitler of honorary citizenship bestowed 80-years ago, after an outcry prompted by their decision last week not to adopt a resolution denouncing the 1933 decision.The issue came up after ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Wichita Eagle
Police say a woman applying for a job at a Delaware restaurant stole money from a tip jar.Rehoboth Beach police say the woman filled out an application at Five Guys last Friday, then took about $15 from two separate ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Wichita Eagle
Chinese authorities said Wednesday that a 73-year-old woman died after she was infected with a strain of bird flu not previously found in humans. The woman in the city of Nanchang died of H10N8 bird flu virus, the Associated Press ... FULL ARTICLE AT TIME Magazine
Sales of gift cards in the U.S. will top $118 billion this year, an amount that's larger than the GDP of 136 countries.
Corporate Executive Board's annual CEB TowerGroup research says total gift card giving this year ... FULL ARTICLE AT Denver Business Journal
Americans’ confidence in the economy is improving, according to a new Gallup poll, but not at a quick pace.
The Gallup Economic Confidence Index rose to -20 last week, a total improvement of 19 points since mid-October, and nearly back ... FULL ARTICLE AT Denver Business Journal
Confidence among the nation's homebuilders has reached its highest level since November 2005, according to the National Association of Home Builders.
Its confidence index has reflected a positive outlook among builders for seven consecutive months. All three components of ... FULL ARTICLE AT Business Journal of the Greater Triad Area
The Virginia Nuclear Energy Commission Authority has elected Marshall Cohen, senior vice president of government affairs and communication at The Babcock & Wilcox Co. (NYSE:BWC), as the authority’s first chairman.
The authority was formed under legislation proposed by Gov ... FULL ARTICLE AT Denver Business Journal