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NEW YOR | Ford buys electric scooter sharing company Spin

NEW YORK— Ford Motor Co. has bought an electric scooter sharing company, expanding its presence in alternative modes of transportation. The century-old automobile company announced its acquisition of Spin, a San Francisco-based dockless scooter sharing company, on Wednesday. Spin operates in 13 cities and campuses and allows riders to borrow a scooter for $1 and … Continue reading NEW YOR | Ford buys electric scooter sharing company Spin

WASHINGTON | GOP keeps Senate control for 2 more years, triumph for Trump

WASHINGTON— Republicans retained Senate control Tuesday after ousting Democratic incumbents in Indiana, North Dakota and Missouri, delivering a victory to President Donald Trump by preserving the chamber as a showplace for his conservative priorities for two more years. To seal the win, the GOP drew backing from hard-right voters in rural, deep-red states, where Trump’s … Continue reading WASHINGTON | GOP keeps Senate control for 2 more years, triumph for Trump

JPMorgan raising wages, hiring, expanding

NEW YORK/January 23, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— JPMorgan is boosting wages, opening new branches and hiring thousands of new workers citing improved economic performance and sweeping changes to the U.S. tax code. The U.S. recently slashed the corporate rate to 21 percent from, 35 percent. Hourly wages will rise to between $15 and $18 from a range of … Continue reading JPMorgan raising wages, hiring, expanding