Daily Archives: August 16, 2016

Sources: Univision bids for Gawker, challenging Ziff Davis

Univision’s bid for Gawker illustrates how the U.S. Spanish-language broadcaster is seeking to expand its digital media properties, and is not shying away from a news brand that has often courted controversy to build a cult readership.

Sources: Univision bids for Gawker, challenging Ziff Davis

Chinese billionaire takes 9.9 percent stake in CHS

Tianqiao Chen, through affiliate Shanda Media Limited, reported on Aug. 3 that he had accumulated 11.3 million shares of Franklin, Tenn.-based CHS, the filing said. His purchase, made since June 30, makes Chen CHS’ largest shareholder ahead of Wellington Management’s 8.5 million shares as of June 30, according to Morningstar.

Chinese billionaire takes 9.9 percent stake in CHS

UK manufacturers see costs jump

"The sharp decline in the value of (the pound) since the Brexit referendum will translate into higher prices for imported goods over the coming months, pushing inflation to above 2.5 percent in the first half of 2017," said Scott Corfe, director of the Center for Economics and Business Research written analysis of the figures.

UK manufacturers see costs jump

Sources: Univision bids for Gawker, challenging Ziff Davis

Univision’s bid for Gawker illustrates how the U.S. Spanish-language broadcaster is seeking to expand its digital media properties, and is not shying away from a news brand that has often courted controversy to build a cult readership.

Sources: Univision bids for Gawker, challenging Ziff Davis

Ford says it will have a fully autonomous car by 2021

Ford’s approach to the autonomous car breaks from many other companies, like Mercedes-Benz and Tesla Motors, which plan to gradually add self-driving capability to traditional cars. Instead, Ford is taking the same approach as Google, which supports moving directly to self-driving cars once the technology is perfected.

Ford says it will have a fully autonomous car by 2021

Utah County Sheriff’s Office ends agreement to house convicted undocumented residents

The Utah County Commission approved the Utah County Sheriff’s Office request to terminate a long-standing agreement with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE).

Utah County Sheriff’s Office ends agreement to house convicted undocumented residents

University Parkway partially closed in Orem due to 3,000 pounds of spilled produce

A section of University Parkway in Orem has been partially shut down due to more than 3,000 pounds of spilled produce on the road.

University Parkway partially closed in Orem due to 3,000 pounds of spilled produce

Religion is under threat, Elder Jeffrey R. Holland says at BYU devotional

Religion is under attack, Elder Jeffrey R. Holland asserted at Brigham Young University Tuesday morning.

Religion is under threat, Elder Jeffrey R. Holland says at BYU devotional

Spanish Fork credit union robbed again, possibly by same suspect

Spanish Fork credit union robbed again, possibly by same suspect

From the Web: Pete’s Dragon soars over Utah County

From the Web: Pete’s Dragon soars over Utah County