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18/09/2021

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Alpena County Library receives grant from CFNEM

A $200,000 grant from Community Foundation for Northeast Michigan (CFNEM) will help the Alpena County George N. Fletcher Public Library renovate and modernize its facilities.

Who’s Getting What Salary?

Last year was a bumper one for executive pay in the biggest US companies despite Covid-19, say Theo Francis and Inti Pacheco in The Wall Street Journal.

Toyota & Honda oppose U.S. House electric vehicle tax plan

Toyota Motor Corp (7203.T) and Honda Motor Co (7267.T) slammed a proposal by Democrats in the United States House of Representatives to give union-made electric automobiles in the United States an additional $4,500 tax break on Saturday.

What Fraud? Peggy Ann Fulford nee Barad

Peggy Ann Fulford née Barard was born in New Orleans in 1958 and went on to study at Spelman College in Atlanta. She later set up King Management Group and befriended successful sports stars, most notably basketball legend Dennis Rodman. She claimed to have graduated from Harvard and attained her wealth from successful business dealings. She offered to help manage the star's investments for free to help them build wealth and protect them from scammers.

Covid-19 Global

20,452,466
Total active cases
Updated on 18 September 2021 5:22 am
228,413,499
Total confirmed cases
Updated on 18 September 2021 5:22 am
4,692,850
Total deaths
Updated on 18 September 2021 5:22 am
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PayPal heats up to buy now, pay later race with $2.7 billion Japan deal

PayPal Holdings Inc (PYPL.O), the world's largest payments business, said it will pay $2.7 billion in cash for Japanese buy now, pay later (BNPL) startup Paidy, solidifying its position as the industry's top in a pandemic-driven boom

US Rep. Hinson talks about national issues with local voters

The United States Congresswoman for Iowa's first district stated that now is an essential time to be serving Iowans in Washington, D.C.

Millennials will power a bull market in stocks for decades

Cathie Wood, the founder and CEO of Ark Invest, tells Yahoo Finance Live that, just as baby boomers have had a significant impact on the stock market for decades, their children — referred to as millennials — will have an equal, if not greater, impact on the investing landscape in the decades ahead, which is one reason why the closely followed Ark Invest founder and CEO is staying long-term bullish on stocks. 

New Calumet business offers a local response to meat shortages

Agriculture is making a comeback in Houghton County, and thanks to the efforts of three local farm owners, the Copper Country now has an outlet for locally produced foods that have nothing to do with statewide or national food shortages, or skyrocketing meat prices caused by U.S. beef exports to more lucrative markets such as Asian countries.

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Amazon to add 125,000 warehouse jobs

There's been an increase in the average beginning wage at Amazon in the United States to more than $18 an hour, and the company wants to add 125,000 more warehouse and transportation workers, according to Reuters.

Triangle filling 400+ seasonal warehouse and distribution jobs

Hundreds of light industrial positions are available in the Triangle's manufacturing and logistics industries, and a hiring agency expects to fill them this week during a job fair.

Alpena County Library receives grant from CFNEM

A $200,000 grant from Community Foundation for Northeast Michigan (CFNEM) will help the Alpena County George N. Fletcher Public Library renovate and modernize its facilities.