An Overlooked And Growing Market: People With Disabilities

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Why and how businesses are missing potential opportunities.
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A report says that hackers broke into Equifax’s computer systems in March, giving them time to probe vulnerabilities and eventually gain access to the data of 143 million Americans. That’
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Clark County commissioners on Wednesday approved plans for a new residential complex across the street from open-air mall Downtown Summerlin.
Convicted burglar Ryan Young joins fellow escapee back in custody.              
In two weeks, Tully’s Coffee locations at Boeing plants will close. Tully’s Coffee says it was difficult and unprofitable working with Boeing after the company’s job cuts or shifts; Boeing says it had
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Auto dealers, retailers, taxi companies, trade schools — nearly 20 exhibitors in all — were looking for candidates Wednesday at the Las Vegas Review-Journals job fair at Palace Station.
VICTORIA - A man behind a "justice-pricing" policy based on charging higher admission to white males attending the screening of his movie says he used a false name to promote ......
WHITEHORSE - Yukon's justice minister plans to direct an independent review of how the Whitehorse Correctional Centre handles mentally ill inmates following a high-profile criminal case alleging exces
OTTAWA - Global Affairs says the federal government is closely monitoring hurricane Maria as the storm churns through the Caribbean and is already lending assistance to Dominica. Global Affairs says
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"At no time does it appear the safety of any students at the school was in jeopardy."              
College communities respond by enacting stricter regulations             
The Redondo Beach City Council has placed a nearly one-year moratorium on mixed-use development, a move that comes amid a statewide housing shortage driving up rents and home prices. The 10˝-month
With three weeks to go until the explosive Waymo vs. Uber trial begins, court-watchers got a peek Wednesday at the hefty price tag Uber could face if it loses. Waymo is seeking $2.6 billion in dam
Trump running campaign ads to a select audience on Facebook? That's just how ads work. The scary part is that you can't track them.
OTTAWA - NAFTA negotiators appear to have adopted the lament of the White Rabbit: "The hurrier I go, the behinder I get." Battalions of negotiators for Canada, Mexico and the United ......
Following the decision by the U.S Federal Reserve’s (Fed) Open Markets Committee not to raise interest rates following its two-day meeting, the expectation by the market of an interest rate hike at th
Mayor Chokwe Antar Lumumba described talks with Gov. Phil Bryant about the status of Jackson Public Schools on Wednesday as positive.              
The inaugural Mississippi Storytellers event went down Sept. 19 at Hal and Mal's in Jackson. Our five storytellers shared real-life experiences from funny aspects of a Mississippi funeral to a to
(Reuters) - Albertsons Cos Inc , one of America's biggest supermarket chains, said on Wednesday it would buy meal-kit delivery service Plated, as it looks to attract more customers to its stores amid
(Reuters) - Package delivery company FedEx Corp said on Wednesday its expects to incur roughly $350 million in integration costs related to its acquisition of Netherlands-based TNT Express during 201
MONTREAL - Quebec provincial police say they have found a body investigators believe is that of a missing 71-year-old man connected to last week's Amber Alert case. Sgt. Claude Denis says ......
A looming takeover of Mississippi's second-largest school district has forced parents to find a balance between cooperation and advocacy.              
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Scientists have analyzed significant changes in the carbon cycle over the last 540 million years, including the five mass extinction events. They have identified 'thresholds of catastrophe' in the car
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