Reports highlight job losses, low wages in Southern California giovedě, 04 Dicembre 2014 - 07:00 AM - 3 Months ago - 5 Letture - top stories - Topix Media Many manufacturing jobs in Southern California that once averaged more than $70,000 a year have been replaced by retail jobs that pay much less, according to a report from the Los Angeles County Economic Development Corp.'s Institute for Applied Economics. That study and others will be highlighted Thursday at the Southern California Association of Governments' Fifth Annual Southern California Economic Recovery & Job Creation Summit in Los Angeles.
Sirius XM Radio subscribers could cash in giovedě, 04 Dicembre 2014 - 02:32 PM - 3 Months ago - 5 Letture - top stories - Topix Radio Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine announced that the satellite radio provider agreed to pay $3.8-million in restitution to eligible consumers. "Consumers should be able to understand what they are purchasing and exercise their cancellation rights without hassle," Attorney General DeWine said.
A Ban On Carry-On Bags? Travelers Say 'No Way' giovedě, 04 Dicembre 2014 - 12:22 PM - 3 Months ago - 5 Letture - top stories - Topix Radio According to a report by National Public Radio, a ban on carry-on luggage was discussed by U.S. counter-terrorism officials. WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 21: Passengers walk with their luggage at Union Station November 21, 2012 in Washington, DC.
African Utility Week returns to Cape Town and shows that Africa is open for business venerdě, 05 Dicembre 2014 - 03:00 PM - 3 Months ago - 5 Letture - top stories - 10-Broadcast - Newsroom (2014-12-05) Regional collaboration in the power and water sectors, the untapped potential of renewable energy and investment challenges will be top of the agenda at the 15th African Utility Week and Clean Power Africa conference and exhibition, returning to the CTICC in Cape Town from 12-14 May next year. The event is expected to again attract more than 5000 attendees and feature 250 exhibitors, 190 speakers, eight conferences, free technical workshops on the expo floor, three high-profile plenary sessions and the coveted industry awards gala dinner.
Beasley Broadcast Group Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend of $0.045 Per Share venerdě, 05 Dicembre 2014 - 03:00 PM - 3 Months ago - 5 Letture - top stories - 10-Broadcast - Newsroom (2014-12-05) NAPLES, Fla., Dec. 5, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:BBGI) (the Company), a large- and mid-size market radio broadcaster, announced today that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.045 per share of its Class A and Class B common stock. The dividend is payable on January 9, 2015, to shareholders of record on December 31, 2014. While...
Los Angeles fast-food workers rally for $15 per hour venerdě, 05 Dicembre 2014 - 01:47 AM - 3 Months ago - 5 Letture - top stories - Topix Media Protestors march along West 1st St. as the head for Los Angeles City Hall, Thursday, December 4, 2014. Fast-food workers and their supporters staged rallies in Los Angeles and across the country Thursday in a continuing campaign for a $15-an-hour wage and the right to unionize.
In North Korea, hackers are a handpicked, pampered elite venerdě, 05 Dicembre 2014 - 10:01 AM - 3 Months ago - 5 Letture - top stories - Topix Media Despite its poverty and isolation, North Korea has poured resources into a sophisticated cyber-warfare cell called Bureau 121, defectors from the secretive state said as Pyongyang came under the microscope for a crippling hack into computers at Sony Pictures Entertainment. A North Korean diplomat has denied Pyongyang was behind the attack that was launched last month but a U.S. national security source said it was a suspect.
CBS blacked out for some Dish Network subscribers venerdě, 05 Dicembre 2014 - 09:40 PM - 3 Months ago - 5 Letture - top stories - Topix Media Six months of negotiations between CBS and Dish Network broke down on Friday night as CBS programming was abruptly blacked out in a number of major television markets. It is only the second time that TV stations owned by CBS have been blacked out.
Sony Hack Was 'Unparalleled' Crime, Investigator Says sabato, 06 Dicembre 2014 - 08:48 PM - 2 Months, 4 ago - 5 Letture - top stories - Topix Media The forensics experts who Sony Corp hired to investigate the massive cyberattack at its Hollywood studio told the company that the breach was "unprecedented in nature," according to a letter obtained by Reuters. Kevin Mandia, the top executive at FireEye Inc's Mandiant forensics unit, made the comment in a letter to Michael Lynton, the head of Sony Pictures Entertainment .
Protesters Take to Hollywood domenica, 07 Dicembre 2014 - 11:31 AM - 2 Months, 4 ago - 5 Letture - top stories - Topix Media More than a thousand demonstrators marched in the heart of Hollywood to decry police brutality, just hours after officers shot a man near the Walk of Fame. Jane Yamamoto reports from Hollywood for the NBC4 News at 6 on Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014.
Remembering Marion Barry domenica, 07 Dicembre 2014 - 05:50 PM - 2 Months, 4 ago - 5 Letture - top stories - Topix Radio 'Mayor for Life' Marion Barry, who died November 23, 2014. He led a long and colorful political career that ranged from civil rights activist, community organizer and politician.