“I’m afraid to tell you, the U.S. is way behind the rest of the world in terms of developing aquaculture or keeping up with production of aquaculture,” says Dr. Yonathan Zohar, chairman of the Department of Marine Biotechnology at the University of Maryland.
“The other day I went on the light rail with my partner Downtown. It cost us $16. My car gets 40 miles to the gallon. I think the prices are really a discouragement,” said Andrea Chiriboga-flor, a transit organizer with Colorado 9to5, a group that advocates on behalf of working women
“The VA is clearly not set up to manage major construction projects and it has definitely proven that.”
Hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, is expected to be a heated topic of debate for lawmakers. During the session, they will also be getting recommendations from a task force studying how to resolve land disputes over energy development.
“There’s got to be a competent private-sector construction firm doing the work. I believe Kiewit-Turner was doing a great job … The best thing to do would be to get the details and pricing worked out and tell Kiewit to get back to work.”
“It’s going to be six months or so before airlines are seeing lower fuel costs, and at that point consumers are likely to see a fall in travel costs,” Pearce told The Associated Press.
Thompson has conceded McDonald’s Corp. has failed to keep up with changing tastes. One of the problems is that people are increasingly moving toward foods they feel are fresh or wholesome, and the image of fast-food burgers and fries doesn’t exactly fit that bill.
The U.S. Energy Department reported a surprise increase in domestic oil inventories and OPEC projected that demand for its crude would sink next year to levels not seen in more than a decade.
Uber spokesman Benjamin Novick called the decision a “highly unusual court commercial proceeding and ruling,” adding that the company is considering its legal options and that Uber will obey Spain law.
DENVER | Billionaire investor Philip Anschutz is exploring the possibility of resurrecting the Rocky Mountain News after the daily newspaper in Denver was shuttered five years ago. The Denver Business Journal was the first to report Tuesday that Anschutz’s Clarity Media Group has posted a prototype newspaper online and is researching the feasibility of publishing the […]