Target raising minimum wage to $15 by end of 2020

FILE - This Wednesday, June 29, 2016, file photo, shows a Target store in Hialeah, Fla. Target Corp. is raising its minimum hourly wage for its workers to $11 starting in October 2017 and then to $15 by the end of 2020 in a move it says will help it better recruit and retain staff and provide a better shopping experience for its customers. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz, File)

NEW YORK — Target Corp. is raising its minimum hourly wage for workers to $11 starting next month and then to $15 by the end of 2020, a move it says will help it hire and keep the best employees and make shopping a better experience for customers.

Semi-autonomous Cadillacs en route to dealerships

FILE - This Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016, file photo shows the Cadillac logo on display on a vehicle at the Pittsburgh International Auto Show in Pittsburgh. General Motors' Cadillac luxury brand is embarking on a cross-country drive to show off its version of a car that almost drives itself on the freeway. A dozen Cadillac CT6 sedans will leave the brand's New York headquarters Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, and head for Los Angeles as cars with the "Super Cruise" system start arriving at dealerships. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)

DETROIT (AP) — General Motors’ Cadillac luxury brand is embarking on a cross-country drive to show off its version of a car that almost drives itself on the freeway.

Idaho Power maps plan for Idaho and Oregon

Named after the renowned explorer and mountain man, Jim Bridger, this coal-fired power plant employs approximately 360 people and is owned by Idaho Power (one-third) and PacifiCorp (two-thirds).

BOISE — Idaho Power wants to retire two coal-fired power plants it says won’t be able to produce electricity at competitive prices as part of a 20-year plan to provide energy for Idaho and Oregon that has drawn concerns about cost, pollution and energy needs.

The Equifax breach and preemptive strategies to protecting personal info

Credit monitoring company Equifax revealed a massive data breach earlier this week, potentially losing critical personal information of 143 million Americans. That’s nearly one out of every two Americans whose Social Security Number, date of birth, address and potentially driver’s license number have been compromised. This information is sometimes called personally identifiable information, PII.

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