Posted 14 days ago
All we can say is TURN UP THE SPEAKERS. The Hennessey Performance Venom GT barreled down the space shuttle landing runway at Kennedy Space Center recently, blazing a speed record -- faster than previous record-setting supercars and faster than the space shuttle when it touches down.
Posted 18 days ago
The nine month plan includes regional forums, conferences, and training sessions for rural development staff in every state and provides export counseling for rural businesses.
Posted 19 days ago
“I saw the reviews on the Internet and I was surprised,” said Elizabeth Park, 56. “But anyway, that night, everything was sold out.” The sweaters sold for $598 each.
The Parks and their workers labored an average of 12 hours over each of the cardigans made for the 650 American athletes.
Posted 19 days ago
Team officials believe the lack of success has more to do with science than skill. As other countries have invested in innovation – Japan’s bobsled team works with a Formula One team, Germany works with Ferrari, the U.K. works with McLaren -- the U.S. has continued to race in old equipment. The luge sleds used in 2010 were nearly 15 years old. The skeleton sleds were at least 12 years old.
Posted 20 days ago
“We worked diligently for many months to secure new contracts that required ‘Made in USA’ garments. However, a recent volume reduction in our largest federal government uniform program made the costs of domestic production unsustainable,” said Lisa V. Zeanah, Riverside chief executive officer.
Posted 31 days ago
The bill would cost the U.S. federal government about 96 billion U.S. dollars a year, and about 80 percent of the money would go to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), commonly known as food stamps.
Posted 34 days ago
“Vehicle-to-vehicle technology represents the next generation of auto safety improvements,” Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx said at a news conference today. “The potential of this technology is enormous.” (EDITOR NOTE: We can't even get people to use a turn signal, and you want them to pay attention to the cars around them? Nothing to go wrong here)
Posted 35 days ago
CBO estimates that the ACA will reduce the total number of hours worked, on net, by about 1.5 percent to 2.0 percent during the period from 2017 to 2024, almost entirely because workers will choose to supply less labor — given the new taxes and other incentives they will face and the financial benefits some will receive. The reduction in the numbers of hours worked projected by the CBO will lead to the equivalent of 2 million fewer workers in the labor force in 2017.
Posted 42 days ago
To satisfy quarterly statements for shareholders, instead of investing in a domestic manufacturing future, they have steadily moved one furniture line after another off shore.
Posted 43 days ago
The top ten most respected brands average a Familiarity of 92.4. Any time we see a
Familiarity score getting close to the upper limit of 100, we know there is little room for brand
improvement in this area. A brand with Familiarity in the 90s has near universal awareness
with some level of audience confidence about the full breadth of the business. Maintaining
these scores is considered solid success for these brands.