Want a plastic straw in California? You'll have to specifically ask for one
NBCNews.com, 21 September at 01:46
LOS ANGELES — California on Thursday became the first state in the nation to prohibit restaurants from offering plastic straws for drinks unless patrons request them. Gov. Jerry Brown said in a signing message that plastics are "choking our planet
New California law: Want a plastic straw at a restaurant? Ask for it
USA TODAY, 21 September at 01:31
A new law bars California restaurants from automatically giving out single-use plastic straws with drinks, starting next year. The bill, which only applies to full-service restaurants, was signed by California Gov. Jerry Brown on Thursday. Customers
Dow, S&P surge to record closes as economy steams ahead
The Mercury News, 21 September at 00:50
By Thomas Heath | Washington Post. U.S. stock markets smashed records Thursday as investors tuned out politics, natural disasters and trade to focus on a flourishing economy that is producing robust corporate earnings. The S&P 500 and Dow Jones ...
Wells Fargo plans 5 percent to 10 percent workforce reduction over the next three years
USA TODAY, 21 September at 00:38
Wells Fargo plans to cut its workforce by 5 percent to 10 percent within the next three years as the embattled U.S. banking giant executes cost-saving efforts and copes with customers switching to digital self-service options. The decline would involve
California law bans restaurants from giving out plastic straws automatically
Fox News, 21 September at 00:19
It's not the last straw, but it's close. A new law means California full-service restaurants are no longer allowed to automatically distribute single-use plastic straws to customers. Gov. Jerry Brown signed the new law Thursday. It will go into effect
Micron stock swings to a loss after disappointing earnings forecast
MarketWatch, 21 September at 00:15
Micron Technology Inc. shares swung from a gain to a loss in the extended session Thursday after the memory chip maker's outlook fell short of Wall Street estimates. Micron MU, +2.22% shares had been up as much as 5% after hours following a strong ...
Wells Fargo to reduce workforce by up to 10%
BBC News, 21 September at 00:08
The troubled US bank Wells Fargo is planning a steep reduction of staff that could affect more than 26,000 people. The firm said it expects headcount to decline by 5% to 10% over the next three years, through a combination of cuts and regular attrition.
New California law to limit plastic straws in restaurants
CNBC, 20 September at 23:58
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — People who want straws with their drinks at California restaurants will have to ask for them under a new state law. The law signed Thursday by Gov. Jerry Brown makes California the first state to bar full-service restaurants
Southwest plans to add a $130 million hangar to service aircraft at BWI
Baltimore Sun, 20 September at 23:54
Southwest Airlines announced Thursday that it plans to build its first maintenance hangar in the Northeast at BWI Marshall Airport, a move that further cements its ties to the airport and signals more growth for the airline in the region. The Dallas
Stocks at Records; Dow Beats All-Time High From January
U.S. News & World Report, 20 September at 23:53
Wall Street delivered another set of milestones as a wave of buying sent U.S. stocks solidly higher, driving the Dow Jones Industrial Average above the all-time high it closed at in January. Sept. 20, 2018, at 4:53 p.m.. More. U.S. News & World Report.
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