Daily Archives: April 19, 2016

Yahoo’s deterioration accelerates ahead of a possible sale

On Tuesday, the company posted a first quarter loss on a sharp drop in net revenue, a figure that subtracts ad commissions from total turnover. Yahoo’s net revenue fell 18 percent from year-earlier period to $859 million. It’s the largest decline in Yahoo’s quarterly net revenue since the company hired Marissa Mayer as its CEO nearly four years ago.

Yahoo’s deterioration accelerates ahead of a possible sale

Drugstore chain CVS offers curbside pickups

The nation’s second-largest drugstore chain has partnered with the technology firm Curbside to create CVS Express, a program that lets shoppers buy products with an app and then pick them up about an hour later at a nearby store, where an employee will deliver them to the car.

Drugstore chain CVS offers curbside pickups

Visa working to speed up checkout times

The company said Tuesday that its program — Quick Chip for EMV — will let customers dip and remove cards, usually in two seconds or less, without waiting for purchases to be finalized.

Visa working to speed up checkout times

UnitedHealth to trim ACA exchanges to ‘handful’ of states

But customers in many markets, especially cities and other populated areas, should still have several options when they start shopping for 2017 coverage.

UnitedHealth to trim ACA exchanges to ‘handful’ of states

Deal gives Peace River Citrus exclusive retail market

Louis Dreyfus Citrus, the U.S. subsidiary of the French agricultural conglomerate of the same name, will continue to produce bulk frozen concentrated orange juice and other frozen juice products from its Winter Garden plant, said Scott Hogan, the subsidiary’s president and general manager.

Deal gives Peace River Citrus exclusive retail market

From the Web: Provo girl calls on a drone for loose tooth removal

Forget tying a loose tooth to a soon-to-be-slammed door. One Provo family has reinvented the loose tooth removal process courtesy of a DJI Phantom 4 Drone. Now that’s a story kids will want to share with their friends.

From the Web: Provo girl calls on a drone for loose tooth removal

Utah leaders declare pornography a public health crisis and a plague damaging young minds

Utah leaders declare pornography a public health crisis and a plague damaging young minds

LDS Church reports 6 dead members others injured in Ecuador earthquake

An earthquake struck Ecuador on Saturday, resulting in more than 413 dead and more than 2,000 wounded.

LDS Church reports 6 dead members, others injured in Ecuador earthquake

Provo Police Department home to new cutting-edge police training tech

Education and training techniques in all career fields are rapidly changing everyday, and policing is no exception.

Provo Police Department home to new cutting-edge police training tech

Search and Rescue working to rescue woman in Diamond Fork Canyon

Search and Rescue teams and an air ambulance were dispatched at about 7:45 a.m. Tuesday to Diamond Fork Canyon near Spanish Fork Canyon.

Search and Rescue working to rescue woman in Diamond Fork Canyon