Day: October 8, 2018

Update: Florida Calls Emergency Ahead of Expected Hurricane Michael

Michael, a pleasant charge that’s been chugging toward a Florida panhandle, is now a hurricane, melancholy to pierce pushing sleet and high winds to a region’s rural and tourism industry. While Gulf of Mexico oil platforms sojourn mostly outward a path, Michael has a intensity to turn a vital...

Driverless Ships Could Offer Significant Growth Area for London Market: IUA Survey

Autonomous ships could offer poignant enlargement intensity for a London market, according to a commentary of a consult conducted by a International Underwriting Association (IUA). Indeed, 25 percent of IUA members who responded to a consult settled they are deliberation rising a product in this field, pronounced Daniel Fletcher,...

AIG Is Seeking More Than $200M for Manhattan Hotel

AIG Global Real Estate is seeking buyers for a Manhattan hotel that could fetch some-more than $200 million, according to a chairman informed with a matter. AIG has tapped Eastdil Secured LLC to find impending buyers for a 310-room Embassy Suites by Hilton New York Midtown Manhattan on West...

Lawsuit Alleges Salmonella from Ground Beef; FDA Reports Cases in 16 States

A Kentucky lady is suing a U.S. arm of Brazil’s JBS SA, alleging she was hospitalized after immoderate belligerent beef constructed by a association that was sinister with Salmonella, according to a lawsuit filed on Friday in Arizona state court. The lawsuit was filed one day after a U.S....

New York’s MLMIC Insurance Company Joins Berkshire Hathaway Family of Companies

MLMIC Insurance Company, before famous as Medical Liability Mutual Insurance Company, has finished a acclimatisation from a skill and misadventure mutual word association to a skill and misadventure batch word association and a merger by National Indemnity Company, a auxiliary of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. The acclimatisation and merger follow...

UK Privacy Lawsuit Filed Against Google by IPhone Users Is Dismissed

A U.K. lawsuit filed opposite Google by millions of iPhone users over data-collection claims was thrown out by a London judge. The group, famous as Google You Owe Us, were seeking as most as 3.2 billion pounds ($4.2 billion), according to papers filed with a justice in May. The...

The Main Street America Group Promotes Waters in New Hampshire

The Main Street America Group, a Jacksonville, Fla.-headquartered super-regional skill and misadventure word carrier, has promoted Jerry Waters to clamp boss and arch accounting officer, effective immediately. Waters, formed in Keene, N.H., assimilated Main Street America in 2010. Since that time, he has hold positions of augmenting shortcoming within...

Massachusetts Senators Say Utility ‘Woefully’ Unprepared for Gas Explosions

The healthy gas association during a core of a explosions north of Boston final month was “woefully unprepared” to forestall or respond to a maturation disaster, Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Ed Markey pronounced Friday after a examination of inner association documents. The Massachusetts Democrats pronounced Columbia Gas didn’t have...

North Korean Hackers Tried to Steal $1.1B over 4-Year Period: FireEye Report

A North Korean hacking organisation focused on financial benefit for a brute state has penetrated banks around a universe with a array of ongoing attacks, and has attempted to take during slightest $1.1 billion over a final 4 years, according to a new total by cyber-security organisation FireEye Inc....

Muldowney Named President of Independent Insurance Agents of Illinois

Patrick Muldowney has been inaugurated oresident of a Independent Insurance Agents of Illinois. The Chicago-based Muldowney will be obliged for a ubiquitous care functions of a organization. He will also offer as a member of a six-person executive cabinet of a IIA of IL house of directors and will...