Wisconsin Will Recount Votes After Green Party's Jill Stein Files Petition

Inc Startups

Pennsylvania and Michigan may be next

You've Got Tax! Digital Downloads are No Longer Exempt in Pennsylvania

Inc Startups

Sales tax codes begin to catch up to technology, as nearly half the 50 states now have language that makes downloads taxable

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Pennsylvania Judges Wants to Punish Uber with $50 Million Fine

Inc Startups

It's the price of doing business in the state without approval, the judges say

Mark Cuban's Advice to Ivy League Students: 'No Balls, No Babies’

Inc Startups

Here are 9 lessons and insights from Mark Cuban during his visit at the University of Pennsylvania

Idea Generation Session Vomit Bags? Barf Brainstorming?

Gregg Fraley, Author of Jack's Notebook

Books & Reviews Creative Problem Solving (CPS) Idea Generation Innovation brainstorming Chronicle Online Cornell Cornell ILR School Creativity emotion idea convergence ideas Jack Goncalo Jennifer Mueller Mary Catt Shimul Melwani University of North Carolina University of PennsylvaniaIdeas can make you sick. Okay, not sick exactly, but a word many of us would associate with new and different — high quality ideas — is “vomit.”

Pennsylvania-based Sheetz wants to hire 3,400 more workers

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — The Pennsylvania-based Sheetz convenience store chain wants to hire 3,400 full- and part-time workers at its 550 ALTOONA, Pa. (AP)

Pennsylvania's Marcho Farms recalls meat over E. coli scare

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — An eastern Pennsylvania business is recalling more than 5,600 pounds of boneless veal, ground veal, beef and pork because of concerns it may be tainted with a potentially deadly E. SOUDERTON, Pa. (AP) coli bacteria

Pennsylvania surplus store owner, nephew admit conspiracy

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — The owner of a western Pennsylvania Army-Navy surplus store and his nephew have been ordered to forfeit $150,000 CALIFORNIA, Pa. (AP)

Cory Booker: Truly Great Leaders Possess 'Moral Imagination'

Inc Startups

Speaking at the commencement ceremony for the University of Pennsylvania on Monday, the New Jersey senator underscored the transformative power of empathy.

Trump, Pence 'thank you' tour coming to Pennsylvania Dec. 15

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Republican president-elect Donald Trump and running mate Mike Pence will be thanking Pennsylvania voters at an event Dec. HERSHEY, Pa. (AP)

Pennsylvania plant that retreads construction tires closing

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — A western Pennsylvania plant that retreads tires for heavy construction and mining vehicles is closing next month, idling 38 union and nonunion workers there SOMERSET, Pa. (AP)

Tolerance and Prosperity

A VC : Venture Capital and Technology

My favorite part of it was Paul's "lecture" on William Penn, early Pennsylvania, and the reaction to the growth of Pennsylvania from neighboring states. William Penn was a Quaker and when King Charles II gave him a large piece of his land holdings in America, Penn created the colony of Pennsylvania and grounded it in the notions of tolerance and religious freedom. Instead of limiting Pennsylvania to Quakers, they welcomed all comers.

Pennsylvania man dies while swimming on NC shore

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

OCEAN ISLE BEACH — An elderly Pennsylvania man has drowned while swimming on the North Carolina coast

RetailMeNot Brings Christmas Early to the Town of Coupon

SiliconHills

RetailMeNot, the world’s biggest online deal site, brought a lot of Christmas joy to the 73 residents of Coupon, Pennsylvania. The Austin-based company gave the town a surprise recently. RetailMeNot collected the Christmas wish lists of people from the town of Coupon.

Pennsylvania man dies while swimming on NC shore

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — An elderly Pennsylvania man has drowned while swimming on the North Carolina coast OCEAN ISLE BEACH, N.C. (AP)

3 Pearls of Startup Wisdom From Peter Thiel

Inc Startups

Peter Thiel dispenses some sage startup advice based on his book Zero to One during a video interview with University of Pennsylvania''s Wharton Business School

Idaho plane crash victims from Pennsylvania, North Carolina

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — Eastern Idaho authorities say a 61-year-old man from Pennsylvania and a 17-year-old girl from North Carolina died in a plane crash in Idaho near the Wyoming border

States With Legal Weed Offer Breaks to Entice Minority Entrepreneurs

Inc Startups

In Pennsylvania, for example, applicants for cultivation and dispensing permits must spell out how they will achieve racial equity.

Man wanted in 2016 Davidson County double homicide arrested in Pennsylvania

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

LEXINGTON — A man wanted in an April 15, 2016, double homicide has been arrested by the U.S. Marshals Service

Pennsylvania McDonald's franchisee who created Big Mac dies

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh-area McDonald's franchisee who created the Big Mac nearly 50 years ago has died. James Delligatti was 98

Pennsylvania utility uses helicopter-borne saw to trim trees

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A Top Psychologist Reveals the 2 Traits that Predict Success

Inc Startups

Angela Duckworth, professor at the University of Pennsylvania and author of Grit , explains to Inc. reporter Zo Henry what great leaders like Jeff Bezos, Bill Clinton, and Jamie Dimon have in common

Funeral, memorial set for slain Pennsylvania bride-to-be

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

Funeral, memorial set for slain Pennsylvania bride-to-be

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

3 targeting East Coast electronics stores in Pennsylvania

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

NORTH WALES, Pa. (AP) AP) — Three men who've been targeting cellphone and electronics stores along the East Coast are now suspects in two heists in the Philadelphia suburbs

Sheetz hiring nearly 4,000 people in 5 states, including NC; open interviews today

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

The Pennsylvania-based Sheetz convenience store chain wants to hire 3,400 full- and part-time workers at its 550 shops ALTOONA, Pa. —

Hiking in the Delaware Water GapI really did not have a plan.

Mark Birch

hiking NJ pennsylvania Mt. Hiking in the Delaware Water Gap I really did not have a plan this morning. I looked outside, did a quick check of interesting trails in NJ, and headed straight to Mt. Minsi on the Pennsylvanian side of the Delaware.

Startup Map & Trends Analysis – November 2012

Gust

However, during the last three months the fifth and sixth places have been a battleground between Pennsylvania, Georgia, and Washington. For November, Pennsylvania takes fifth place and Georgia claims sixth. For November 2012 we are noticing an interesting trend of product ready companies declining, while concept stage companies are rising.

Amazon, Fresh Direct and More Will Soon Accept Food Stamps Online

Inc Startups

The two-year pilot program will start in seven states: Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Washington, Iowa, and Oregon

‘Why I turned down Silicon Valley for Washington, DC’

The Next Web

She heard her mother-in-law, the president of a small college in Pennsylvania, discuss how hard it is for. It’s thought that US student debt is more than the rest of the world combined. With $1.2 trillion outstanding, its impact on lifetime earnings – and career choices – can’t be overstated.

Young CEO = Innovative Company

Deimar

Evidence of this can be found in the new research from MIT and University of Pennsylvania economists. It has been proven that there is a strong link between the age of the leader and the probability of breakthrough innovation.

True Grit: An Aspiring Entrepreneur’s Greatest Weapon

YoungUpstarts

Angela Duckworth, a psychology researcher at the University of Pennsylvania, has made a career out of studying grit. by Ellyson Glance, 3 Day Startup. Often young or aspiring entrepreneurs believe that just having a great idea – or having a rich relative – are enough to be successful.

Uber Faces Heavy Resistance in Another US City

Inc Startups

Cars impounded, huge fines--just another day for Uber, which gained approval in some of Pennsylvania, but not its largest city

Student Startups: How To Launch Your Business While In College

YoungUpstarts

However, some of the college startups have been successful ventures like InviteMedia, a company started by Nat Turner while at the University of Pennsylvania with the aim of buying digital banner ads.

PA Lottery

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — These Pennsylvania lotteries were drawn Sunday HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP)

Startup Map & Trends Analysis – September 2012

Gust

Georgia and Pennsylvania bumped Illinois out of the top five, and were tied for fifth place. September’s Startup Map showcases the latest trends in startup profiles created on Gust between September 1 st and September 30 th. Some of the entrepreneurs chose to keep their startup profiles private and therefore are labeled as unpublished in this month’s map, and were not included in the trends analysis.

Tech Checkup: Cloud Technology Redefining the Dental Industry

The Startup Magazine

What that means: In one “real world” case, a Pennsylvania dental group realized on a Sunday that, due to an epic snowstorm, its offices would have to stay closed on Monday.

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5 Superpowers of Entrepreneurs

Inc Startups

Dearing uses the theory of cognitive distortion propounded by the University of Pennsylvania''s Aaron Beck to identify five kinds of "automatic thinking" that color the way founders observe, judge and act.

PA Lottery

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — These Pennsylvania lotteries were drawn Friday HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP)

Don't re-elect SOPA supporters on Tuesday

Nathan Hurst

As elections draw near, remember that it's not just about the President. We'll vote on a number of Congressional seats too. If you haven't take a second to get a quick read on your senator and representative, do that now. As you're considering congressional leaders, take note of who never came to their senses with regard to SOPA, the bill that was going to break the internet. For quick reference, if you're in one of these states or districts, please pay extra attention.