Quantcast
Home / News / Business News (page 21)

Business News

TSA going through busiest period ever at US airports

TSA just missed a record for the number of people screened at airport checkpoints as the July 4 holiday travel period started with a bang. The Transportation Security Administration said Monday that it screened about 2.68 million passengers and airline ...

Read More »

Hawley Troxell acquires Idaho Falls firm (access required)

Idaho’s largest law firm, Hawley Troxell, just grew larger with the acquisition of a three-lawyer firm in eastern Idaho. The Boise-based Hawley Troxell said July 2 that it had added Bailey, Hahn & Jarman, effective July 1. In addition to ...

Read More »

US factories register faster-than-expected growth in June

American manufacturing expanded at an unexpectedly fast pace in June, another sign of strength for U.S. industry. The Institute for Supply Management, a trade group of purchase managers, says its manufacturing index rose in June to 60.2. That’s the highest ...

Read More »

More Americans are using their vacation time, according to Project Time Off

More Americans are taking the vacation time that is part of their benefits packages, according to a new report, State of American Vacation, from Project Time Off. Fifty-two percent of employees reported leaving unused vacation days at the end of ...

Read More »

Environmental group appeals massive juniper removal in Idaho

An environmental group is challenging one of the largest-ever projects to remove juniper trees that federal officials say will protect habitat for imperiled sage grouse and benefit cattle ranchers in southwestern Idaho. The Western Watersheds Project in an administrative appeal ...

Read More »

Central Idaho project to repair gold dredge damage begins

Crews have begun working on a project that will improve fish habitat in an area affected by gold dredging on the Yankee Fork tributary of the Salmon River in central Idaho. The Forest Service says a dredging operation along a ...

Read More »

Canada announces final list of retaliatory tariffs

Canada announced billions of dollars in retaliatory tariffs against the U.S. on June 29 in a tit for tat response to the Trump administration’s duties on Canadian steel and aluminum. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s government released the final list of ...

Read More »