Day: August 16, 2018

FBI: Lower Mississippi River Ports, South Louisiana Vulnerable to Cyber Threats

Giant cranes loading and unloading gargantuan barges. Oil tankers, supply vessels and pipelines portion a vicious appetite industry. Flood control structures. Chemical plants. Cruise ships. Drinking H2O sources. All computer-reliant and tied in some approach to a internet. All of them exposed to cyber thieves, hackers and terrorists. Roughly...

Kroger to Pilot Self-Driving Grocery Delivery in Arizona

Kroger Co. is bringing self-driving grocery smoothness to Arizona. The largest grocery sequence in a U.S. will start delivering groceries in autonomous-capable Toyota Prius cars starting Aug. 16 during a Fry’s Food Stores plcae it owns in Scottsdale. To start, there will be a motorist in a vehicle, yet...

Ohio Workers’ Comp Bureau to Help Buy Bulletproof Vests for Law Enforcement

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine says a state’s harmed workman account is environment aside a apportionment of a reserve extend appropriation to assistance internal military agencies compensate for bulletproof vests. The Republican gubernatorial hopeful modernized a devise Tuesday. It follows an Associated Press news in Jun on a kinship...

Survivor of Missouri Duck Boat Sinking Wants Them Banned

An Indiana lady whose father and 3 children died when a steep vessel sank final month in Missouri pronounced she hopes to save lives by subsidy an bid to anathema a amphibious traveller boats. Tia Coleman, vocalization by tears during a news discussion in her Indianapolis home, urged people...

New Specialty Offering from HUB Targets Cannabis Producers, Distributors, Retailers

Global word brokerage Hub International Limited (HUB) has shaped a extensive cannabis word and risk services charity underneath a Agribusiness Farm Specialty Practice. The new charity is designed to revoke risks in all aspects of operations for medical and recreational cannabis producers, distributors and retailers. HUB’s charity includes a...

Lingering Texas Drought Has Ranchers Reducing Herds

A flourishing series of Texas ranchers and farmers are pleat their livestock, or offered them altogether, as a determined drought has separated H2O reserve and fodder for a animals. Some landowners report a boom-and-bust cycle personification out with augmenting magnitude as one drought follows another: a rustic builds adult...

Why Insurers Should Love, Not Fear, Amazon: Viewpoint

Whenever Amazon.com Inc. eyes enlargement into a new industry, a stalwarts of that space shudder. A Reuters news on Thursday that a e-commerce hulk has been articulate to insurers about introducing a cost comparison website in a U.K. was no different. Incumbents Moneysupermarket.com Group Plc and GoCompare.com Group Plc...

Experts: Cost of Hail Damage Will Continue to Rise

Hailstorms inflict billions of dollars in repairs yearly in North America alone, and a cost will arise as a flourishing race builds some-more homes, offices and factories, according to meridian and continue experts who spoke during a discussion in Colorado on Aug 14. The purpose of meridian change in...

Apparent Natural Gas Explosion in Denver Injures 9

Nine people were injured, one critically, by an apparent healthy gas blast in Denver on Aug. 14, firefighters said. Capt. Greg Pixley, a orator for a Denver Fire Department, pronounced 7 bystanders were treated for teenager injuries and expelled after a apportionment of a section rowhouse was intended in...

States with Best, Worst Home Flood Damage Disclosure Laws

In 21 states, home sellers are not compulsory by law to divulge to buyers either their home has ever flooded or either they will be compulsory to squeeze inundate insurance, according to an investigate by a Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and Columbia University’s Sabin Center for Climate Change...