A winter weather advisory was issued for South Dakota, the Southern half of Minnesota, and the Northern half of Wisconsin. On the feedlot side, the number of live cattle impacted is not going to be a problem.
Stronger demand for goods and services is prompting companies to hold the line on firings and expand headcount. Continued progress in the labor market will be needed to boost aggregate income and drive consumer spending, which accounts for almost 70 percent of the economy.
Bank of Montreal’s wager on U.S. banking is proving profitable amid rising commercial lending, three years after doubling down on the Midwest with its biggest acquisition in the Canadian company’s 196-year history.
A group of technology companies, including Facebook Inc., Google Inc. and Apple Inc., opposed the bill because of what it called an “unacceptable loophole that could enable the bulk collection of Internet users’ data.”