Small Business

Special eclipse glasses selling out quickly

Aug 19, 2017

Last-minute shoppers are snapping up special glasses to safely watch the eclipse on Monday

Homeless California war veteran gets place to call home

Aug 18, 2017

War veteran living on streets in California gets a unique place to finally call home

FAA changes San Francisco landing rules after close call

Aug 17, 2017

Federal officials are imposing new rules on nighttime landings at San Francisco International Airport after an Air Canada jet nearly struck planes on the ground last month

New San Francisco high-rise remakes skyline to mixed reviews

Aug 16, 2017

Tech industry makes its mark on San Francisco's skyline with city's new tallest building: 61-story Salesforce Tower.

SBA head sees businesses held back by lack of loans, workers

Aug 16, 2017

Six months into her tenure, SBA head sees businesses as optimistic but held back by lack of loans, workers

Federal government warns Cook County on soda tax collection

Aug 10, 2017

The U.S. Department of Agriculture is threatening to withhold $87 million in food stamp funds if Cook County doesn't alter the manner in which the penny-an-ounce tax on sweetened beverages has been implemented

Politicians blocking people on social media ignites debate

Aug 10, 2017

Politicians at all levels are embracing social media to discuss government business, and their ability to block people from their accounts has led to debate about whether that violates free speech rights

Seattle targets pot event in legal weed state, then drops it

Aug 9, 2017

Seattle targeted a nonprofit that runs an annual summer marijuana celebration for a $1,000 fine but later dropped the citation in the legal pot state

What's next? Who's next? Businesses need succession plans

Aug 9, 2017

Planning for who will take over for them should be a small business owner's priority

Sage grouse conservation changes draw mix of praise, alarm

Aug 8, 2017

The Trump administration's proposed changes to a plan to protect a ground-dwelling bird are drawing opposition from wildlife groups and support from the ranching and energy industries

Weather, 20 December
Houston Weather
+7

High: +11° Low: -2°

Humidity: 83%

Wind: NNE - 7 KPH

Canberra Weather
+27

High: +27° Low: +17°

Humidity: 87%

Wind: W - 20 KPH

Roissy-en-France Weather
+6

High: +6° Low: -5°

Humidity: 87%

Wind: ENE - 7 KPH

Florence Weather
+9

High: +9° Low: +6°

Humidity: 97%

Wind: ENE - 17 KPH

Parga Weather
+7

High: +16° Low: +4°

Humidity: 100%

Wind: SE - 25 KPH