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National Library Week Leads the Way to Transformation

National Library Week Leads the Way to Transformation

The North Valley Public Library is bringing Dr. Jack Cohen, formerly with the U.S. Forest Service Fire Lab, to Stevensville Thursday, April 12 , for a talk on making your home defensible. Thank you, Salina! The community plays a vital role in the health of the library, not only through financial support but by using library services, giving feedback, volunteering time and spreading the word about the library.


Wall St rises but pares gains late after report of FBI raid

Wall St rises but pares gains late after report of FBI raid

The S&P 500 was up 13.8 points, or 0.53 per cent, at 2,618.27 and the Nasdaq Composite was up 67.97 points, or 0.98 per cent, at 6,983.08. In his first public comments since the trade dispute with the Trump administration started, Jinping vowed to open the country's economy and said China would raise the foreign ownership limit in automobile, shipbuilding and aircraft sectors "as soon as possible".


Scoop some Ben and Jerry's today for Free Cone Day

Scoop some Ben and Jerry's today for Free Cone Day

Expect long lines and big crowds Tuesday as the company plans to serve more than a million free scoops. The only problem with that is if you want to get your free ice cream in our area you'll have to travel to Main Street in Mt. you can fearless the lines (seriously, they are usually pretty epic and long) and get a free scoop of your choice! Be sure to double check to see if the shop closest to you will be participating in the deal.


Bayer +4% as DoJ reportedly set to approve Monsanto takeover

Bayer +4% as DoJ reportedly set to approve Monsanto takeover

Venbio Select Advisor Llc who had been investing in Assembly Biosciences Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $903.41M market cap company. Stone Run Ltd Liability invested 1.1% of its capital in Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON). The firm has "Hold" rating by Jefferies given on Friday, September 8.


Delhi's IGI airport ranks among world's top 20 busiest

Delhi's IGI airport ranks among world's top 20 busiest

Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport has climbed up the ladder by six spots to be in the list of 20 busiest airports in the world in 2017 in terms of traffic, displacing New York's JFK Airport from the ranking. Last year, Delhi Airport was ranked as worst in terms of accessibility and reliability , that too within India; and in 2014, in a global ranking, Delhi Airport was ranked 62nd in the entire world .


Gender wage gap shrinks in NH, but it's still big

Gender wage gap shrinks in NH, but it's still big

The difference in pay means in women lose a combined total of almost $16.2 billion every year to the gender wage gap , according to the National Partnership for Women and Families. In teaching, 29 percent are men and 71 percent are women. Asian men and women in the state earn more than any other racial group, at medium incomes of $55,809 for men and $37,921 for women.