By Cliff Edwards and Edmund Lee, Bloomberg News
February 19, 2014 6 a.m.
SAN FRANCISCO — Netflix Inc.'s effort to secure a place for its video-subscription service on Time Warner Cable set-top boxes is on hold now that the cable operator is being sold, people with knowledge of the matter said.
By ALAN FRAM, Associated Press
February 18, 2014 4:30 p.m.
WASHINGTON -- Boosting the federal minimum wage as President Barack Obama and congressional Democrats are proposing would increase earnings for more than 16.5 million people by 2016 but also cut employment by roughly 500,000 jobs, Congress' nonpartisan budget analyst said Tuesday.
Three Clark County businesses have been added to a list of retailers in six states that received meat products from Rancho Feeding Corp. of Petaluma, Calif., that have been recalled for being from "diseased and unsound animals."
Where there is life, there is risk. That's not some insightful quotation, it's just a fact. We're exposed to risk from the moment we get up in the morning -- slip and fall, dog bite, traffic accident, lightning strike. We can manage risk, we can minimize risk, but we cannot eliminate it.
The former chairman of the state agency that's reviewing a proposed oil terminal in Vancouver has been hired by the developer who wants to rejuvenate the city's waterfront to advise him about the agency's permitting process.
Local entrepreneurs Ryan Moor, CEO of the silk-screen equipment and supply firm Ryonet, and Steve Hix, founder and manager of numerous technology companies, will speak Tuesday at Clark County PubTalk, a business networking event.