NEW YORK | US stocks waver; transports rise but energy companies slip

NEW YORK— U.S. stocks are mixed in early trading Wednesday as energy companies fall with the price of oil, but industrial companies including railroads and airlines climb after a round of strong second-quarter reports. KEEPING SCORE: At 10 a.m. Eastern time, the S&P 500 index was unchanged at 2,809. The Dow Jones Industrial Average picked … Continue reading NEW YORK | US stocks waver; transports rise but energy companies slip

NEW YORK  | Mets’ Wilpons on brink of championship _ in esports

NEW YORK  — Mets COO Jeff Wilpon may not need Jacob deGrom or Noah Syndergaard to bring a championship to New York this year. Though Wilpon is hardly a hardcore gamer, he and his family are showing a magic touch in the world of esports. The Wilpon-owned New York Excelsior have been a juggernaut during … Continue reading NEW YORK  | Mets’ Wilpons on brink of championship _ in esports

Esports on ESPN: Overwatch championship to air in prime time

The network will air the inaugural Overwatch League Grand Finals in prime time this month as part of a multiyear agreement to bring esports to the biggest sports platform on American television. Disney and Blizzard Entertainment announced plans Wednesday to broadcast the OWL‘s playoffs and championship on ESPN, ABC and Disney XD. The Grand Finals … Continue reading Esports on ESPN: Overwatch championship to air in prime time

Texas Political News: Texas Governor Greg Abbott Announces Appointments

AUSTIN, TX – Texas Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Dan Winston to the Aerospace and Aviation Advisory Committee for a term set to expire on September 1, 2019.  Additionally, the Governor has appointed Aimee Burnett and Lauren Dreyer, and reappointed Sharon Denny, J. Ross Lacy, Bob Mitchell, and Terry Stevens for terms set to expire … Continue reading Texas Political News: Texas Governor Greg Abbott Announces Appointments

Virginia News: Virginia Governor Ralph Northam Announces Magnets USA to Invest $1.5 Million in Roanoke County Operation

Magnets USA to retrain 70 employees on new equipment RICHMOND, VA — Virginia Governor Ralph Northam Thursday announced that Magnets USA, a manufacturer of primarily magnetic and paper promotional products, will invest $1.5 million in its operation in Roanoke County.  The company has already purchased state-of-the-art equipment to increase capacity, including a digital press, laser … Continue reading Virginia News: Virginia Governor Ralph Northam Announces Magnets USA to Invest $1.5 Million in Roanoke County Operation

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. | APNewsBreak: Meadowlands plans sports betting near NYC

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — The Meadowlands Racetrack plans to bring legal sports betting to New York City’s doorstep next month. Jeff Gural, who manages the northern New Jersey track, tells The Associated Press that he plans to begin offering sports betting on July 15. That’s significantly earlier than a timetable the track laid out just … Continue reading ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. | APNewsBreak: Meadowlands plans sports betting near NYC

Retirement Planning: 3 Affordable Cities in the South of France—Internationalliving.com

BALTIMORE/ JUNE 19, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — “France offers retirees an excellent quality of life,” says International Living Executive Editor, Jennifer Stevens. “But what most people don’t realize is that it can be remarkably affordable, too. Yes, Paris is expensive—as are many big cities. But a retired couple can live well in the South of France … Continue reading Retirement Planning: 3 Affordable Cities in the South of France—Internationalliving.com

Montana News: Kalispell, Jared J. Davis, Former head of Sandusky business charged with defrauding investors out of $10 million

Kalispell, Montana – The leader of an international binary options scheme was arrested and a 19-count federal indictment unsealed, charging him with defrauding investors out of at least $10 million. Jared J. Davis previously lived in the Columbus area but currently resides in Kalispell, Montana.  He was indicted on multiple charges including conspiracy to commit … Continue reading Montana News: Kalispell, Jared J. Davis, Former head of Sandusky business charged with defrauding investors out of $10 million