LINCOLN, Neb. — Opponents of the Keystone XL pipeline questioned its proposed pathway through Nebraska on Tuesday in hopes that state regulators will reject or reroute it, a decision that would create more delays for the 9-year-old project.
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LINCOLN, Neb. — The proposed Keystone XL pipeline survived nine years of protests, lawsuits and political wrangling that saw the Obama administration reject it and President Donald Trump revive it, but now the project faces the possibility of death by economics.
VANCOUVER — Over the next year and a half, Alan Bekerman plans to grow his healthy fast-food chain iQ Food Co. from five to up to 11 locations and not a single one will accept cash.
TORONTO—Norbord Inc. increased its dividend as it reported its second-quarter profit more than doubled compared with a year ago.
The maker of oriented strand board said it will pay 50 cents (Cdn.) per share under its variable dividend policy, up from a payment of 20 cents (Cdn.) in its last quarterly payment to shareholders.
TORONTO — Norbord Inc. (TSX:OSB) increased its dividend as it reported its second-quarter profit more than doubled compared with a year ago.
The maker of oriented strand board says it will pay 50 cents Cdn per share under its variable dividend policy, up from a payment of 20 cents Cdn in its last quarterly payment to shareholders.
NEW YORK—At Jef Boeke's lab, you can whiff an odour that seems out of place, as if they were baking bread here.
But he and his colleagues are cooking up something else altogether: yeast that works with chunks of man-made DNA.
Scientists long have been able to make specific changes in the DNA code.
A Wisconsin company is offering to microchip its employees, enabling them to open doors, log onto their computers and purchase break room snacks with a simple swipe of the hand.
HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. — Sears will begin selling its appliances on Amazon.com, including smart appliances that can be synced with Amazon’s voice assistant, Alexa.
The announcement Thursday sent shares of Sears soaring almost 11 per cent. The tie-up with the internet behemoth could give shares of the storied retailer one of its biggest one-day percentage gains ever.
PROVIDENCE, R.I.—Where's the character Rey in the “Star Wars” version of Monopoly?
In a land far, far away, apparently.
Eighteen months after game-maker Hasbro Inc. promised to add the female character to the game by the fall of 2016, an Illinois girl who wrote to the company to say “girls matter” is still waiting.
Others are, too.
SAUK CITY, Wis.—Dairy farmers, take note: the key to turning your dairy cow into a cash cow is udder happiness.
Give her a bigger stall, increase air circulation, and provide some shelter to prevent overheating.
That's according to a University of Wisconsin initiative that focuses on making dairy cows happier so they provide more milk.