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Foxconn deals forces Wisconsin to act soon on tax breaks

Foxconn deals forces Wisconsin to act soon on tax breaks

Walker appeared on CNBC and a number of conservative talk radio shows Thursday a day after announcing in Washington D.C. that Wisconsin has agreed to offer Foxconn the largest incentive package in state history to build its first US plant. It lost thousands of manufacturing jobs previous year even as the state's unemployment rate neared record lows. Governor Scott Walker says the project will create 13,000 jobs by the year 2020.


Get the Moto Z2 Play on Verizon for $5/month

Get the Moto Z2 Play on Verizon for $5/month

The flagship comes packed with a 5.5-inch QHD display with 1,440 x 2,560 pixels resolution, further protected by the company's ShatterShield technology. This pair of cameras also allows the user to "add a blur effect to the background or foreground of images, while keeping the main subject in crystal clear focus", so says Motorola .


Dethroned By Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos

Dethroned By Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos is now no longer just the world's most swole tech CEO , he's also the richest. Almost 40,000 of the 50,000 jobs will be full time, and a lot of them will count toward Amazon's previously announced goal of adding 100,000 full-time workers by the middle of next year.


Businesses Cashing in on Solar Eclipse Watchers

Businesses Cashing in on Solar Eclipse Watchers

NASA announced that looking directly at the sun during the eclipse is considered unsafe and the only safe way to look directly at the eclipsed sun is through special objective solar filter glasses, such as the ones purchased by the committee.


Southwest Airlines Co (NYSE:LUV), AES Corp (NYSE:AES)

Southwest Airlines Co (NYSE:LUV), AES Corp (NYSE:AES)

Southwest Airlines Co. ( LUV)'s ROE is 26.54%, while industry's is 8.88%. Southwest Airlines Co. has 8 buy ratings, 6 holds and 0 sells even after the stock tumbled -8.65% from its high of $64.39 to a $35.64 billion market value through last close.


Apple is discontinuing the iPod Shuffle and Nano

Apple is discontinuing the iPod Shuffle and Nano

The iPod shuffle and iPod nano have disappeared from the Apple site . Apple has quietly taken down the websites for both the iPod nano and shuffle. The iPod Nano came with a color display and offered more storage than the iPod Shuffle, with the late Apple CEO Steve Jobs at the time touting it as a way to carry "a thousand songs in your pocket".