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A small Wyoming town is hoping Bill Gates’ $1 billion nuclear power plant could save hundreds of jobs

Bill Gates is considering Glenrock, Wyoming, for his next-generation nuclear power plant. The plant could replace 200 jobs that are at risk as a local coal plant closes, the mayor said. Gates' company TerraPower is running the project with Warren Buffett-owned PacifiCorp. LoadingSomething is loading. A small town in Wyoming is hoping that Bil...
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Former GOP Sen. Mike Enzi has died at 77 after a biking accident

Former GOP Sen. Mike Enzi has died at age 77. He had been admitted to the hospital after a biking accident. A statement said he "passed away peacefully ... surrounded by his family." LoadingSomething is loading. Mike Enzi, a former Republican senator for Wyoming, had died aged 77 after being hospitalized for injuries from a biking accident.A st...
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Wyoming is the first US state to approve a DAO, consolidating its crypto-friendly reputation

US flag Gary Hershorn American CryptoFed DAO has been allowed to legally operate in Wyoming from July 1. Decentralized autonomous organizations are pieces of code that execute actions on the blockchain without any intermediaries. This is another in a series of steps that have made Wyoming one of the most crypto-friendly US states. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. Wyoming has legalized a decentralized autonomous organisation (DAO) with effect from July 1, marking another in a series of steps that have made the state the most crypto-friendly jurisdiction in the United States. American CryptoFed DAO, which runs a stablecoin on its network, has received approval from the state to operate as a distinct type of limited liability company, accordi...
25 GOP-led states and one Democratic state are cutting $300 weekly federal unemployment benefits. Here are the 26 states making the cut this summer.
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25 GOP-led states and one Democratic state are cutting $300 weekly federal unemployment benefits. Here are the 26 states making the cut this summer.

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey. ...