The Financial Times reported that in a speech at a conference in Paraguay, Slim advocated a radical change in the typical five-day work week.
History is replete with examples of government doing business badly — take Amtrak, which lost more than $800 million in a decade selling overpriced food — but one Midwestern municipality decided to take on the free market this weekend despite the dangerous precedents.
The latest published data for the fourth quarter of 2013 shows the oil and natural gas industry earned 6.3 cents for every dollar of sales in comparison with all manufacturing, which earned 8.6 cents for every dollar of sales.
A new report from the University of Arkansas says that charters schools are more efficient with money than ordinary public schools, producing notably better test scores for each dollar spent.
‘Barbie is basically a terrible role model for girls,’ Dr Susan Linn, founder of Campaign for a Commercial Free Childhood told NBC’s Today show. ‘She’s not about what the Girl Scouts’ principles are, which have to do with leadership and courage.’
The White House Correspondents’ Association is filing a formal complaint against the White House for excluding press from a celebration of the the 45th anniversary of the moon landing held at the White House Tuesday.
South Bend Common Council member Henry Davis Jr was arrested over the weekend for allegedly operating a vehicle while intoxicated. The councilman has been in the news a lot lately and many wonder what’s next for Davis.
Councilman Henry Davis, Jr. has canceled a meeting previously scheduled for tonight with constituents to talk about their issues and concerns.
According to Henry Davis, Jr.’s driving record, his license has been suspended 6 times since 2001.