As Philadelphia vies with national rivals for Amazon's second headquarters and a potential 50,000 jobs, a months-long review by state environmental officials has delayed the planned opening of its Amazon Woot! manufacturing facility near Norristown until next year.
"The combination of tens of thousands of destroyed homes, 94 degree heat and humidity, persistent rain, an exploding post-flood mosquito population, no water or air-conditioning, closed hospitals, wrecked bridges, mud slides, etc., equate to misery for Puerto Ricans at present."
The bill, if approved, would be costly for states if they try to increase insurance to balance federal cuts, a Standard & Poor's report released Tuesday says: "We expect greater disparity among states," between those helping with insurance premiums and those that won't.
The documentary shows how fee-hungry U.S. investment bankers and brokers help promoters who pack overvalued Chinese assets into the carcasses of small, publicly traded U.S. firms to separate retirement investors from their dollars, without effective oversight from either country.