(The Center Square) – A for-profit company providing homeless services is reportedly considering legal action against the City of Spokane, alleging the city unfairly terminated a contract and... Read More.
(The Center Square) – Some of the biggest transportation projects in Washington state will likely end up costing far more – as in billions of dollars more –... Read More.
(Center Square) – If you have paperless billing for your utilities and don’t pay close attention to your bank account, you may not have noticed an increase in... Read More.
(The Center Square) – Earlier this year Washington Gov. Jay Inslee proposed delaying some new transportation projects in order to plug gaps in maintenance and preservation funding. Although... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The cost of doing business in California could soon be slightly more expensive with minimum wages set to increase in April. But what does that mean for menu prices at fast food restaurants that employ hourly workers?A spokesperson for Chipotle confirmed... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Oil prices have climbed over fears the Israel-Hamas war could embroil the wider petroleum-producing Gulf region and threaten global output.The global Brent oil benchmark rose nearly 5% in trading on Monday, reversing some of a major decline in recent weeks that had... Read More.
(The Center Square) – With the U.S. moving toward carbon-free forms of energy, experts say additional forms of storage are necessary for wind and solar power because they... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The emergence of Google's Chromebook as a centerpiece of classroom education nationwide is exemplified by the excuses students have offered for incomplete work, technology repair shop owner Justin Millman said."The new version of 'my dog ate my homework' is 'my Chromebook... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- CVS Health is laying off 5,000 employees as part of an effort to shed costs, the retail and pharmacy chain confirmed on Tuesday.The layoffs will primarily affect "non-customer facing positions" such as corporate roles, the company said, adding that it does... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- For couples ready to take that next step together, there’s nothing like planning a wedding -- then going into sticker shock after discovering just how much it’s going to cost.The average cost of a wedding in 2022 was about $30,000, according... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The average cost of a 4th of July cookout is slightly down, but families are still feeling the pinch of inflation and other cost catalysts on groceries.According to The American Farm Bureau's annual marketbasket survey, the average cost for a 4th... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Eli Lilly will cut the price of its most commonly prescribed insulin products by 70% and expand a program that caps patient costs at $35 per month, the company said on Wednesday."While the current healthcare system provides access to insulin for... Read More.