The California-based company is due to meet with Iowa's Economic Development Authority today, the schedule for which was published and reported on yesterday by The Des Moines Register.
The IEDA board awarded Apple $19,650 in tax breaks for the project, which will cover 2,000 acres in Waukee. It is one of several features of the Apple venture that will advance the city's build-out of a civic campus and recreational center, and will extend streets, sewer and water to promote additional development. The 400,000-square-foot center will be used to support iMessage, Siri, the App Store and other Apple services in North America.
It's part of a greater movement to make Des Moines a technology corridor within the United States, so it makes sense that Apple wants to locate in the middle of the heartland. More details are expected to emerge following the initial meetings, including how many jobs the development is likely to create.
Apple said it will also contribute up to $100 million to a public improvement fund to develop infrastructure and community projects. The city already has plans to build a youth sports center, which includes a greenhouse, playground, fishing pier and sports fields, with the funding.
Warnings for popular Mexico spots
Although crime can happen anywhere, certain states in Mexico are more unsafe than others, according to the Travel Warning . The expanded travel advisory hits at the heart of a tourism industry that brings in $20 billion a year for Mexico .
Holder urges Windies to show more fight
This winter's Ashes is an exciting one - I think that series is going to be a belter with two teams that look really similar. But how do they compare to some of the great partnerships of the last 30 years? The two sides meet again in England in 2019.
The Statehouse event came a few hours after state and local officials had approved incentives to help land the project after a 20-month search process.
The decision was lauded by Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds, a Republican. "Waukee is proud to welcome Apple", said Waukee Mayor Bill Peard.
"If we want to grow this economy and provide more revenue, then we should be doing what we can to bring jobs and businesses to the state of Iowa", she said. "And as you look at the age demographics and the growth of Iowa, I think it's really hard to challenge the fact there are ancillary growth benefits from making an investment like this", he said.
Reynolds cited research that shows economic benefits from data centers on Thursday.
Johnson & Johnson has faced a number of court cases over allegations that its talc-containing products cause ovarian cancer. The researcher behind that study directly advised a J&J doctor to place a warning label on their products.
The chief justice of the Ohio Supreme Court is calling the shooting attack on a judge going to work a cowardly ambush. The other man who was seen on video in the Richmond's vehicle is not being treated as a suspect at this time.
Porcello is looking for his first win against NY this season after going 0-3 in the first three chances despite a 3.79 ERA. Denard Span drove in three runs, the first with a leadoff inside-the-park homer in the first inning, for the Giants.
Corbin, however, was pulled out of the ring by McMahon after he missed a low-blow by Owens, leaving McMahon again to officiate. But Styles recovered and had Owens in a submission hold and Owens tapped out but McMahon wasn't on hold to see the him tap.
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That leaves Andre Holmes and Philly Brown now competing for an increased role in an offense headed by quarterback Tyrod Taylor . He discounted the notion that he might reconsider retirement and choose to play for a contender later this season.
The bar's co-owner, Phil Hogan , told News Corp the incident was an example of how the new ID law is "stupid". According to the Queensland Government , ID scanners have been introduced to "ensure the safety of patrons".
In May there were at least two similar incidents, one involved a mysterious package while the other was related to a fence jumper. White house reporters and construction crew working on renovations were moved inside the building while Secret Service and D.C.
ESPN reported that, while Goodell is on track to receive a new deal, there are still some issues that need to be ironed out. Goodell's current deal runs out in 2019, so this extension will keep him in the job until 2024.
May 2002; High Court orders an inquiry into an anonymous complaint by a woman alleging sexual exploitation by Sect chief. Though the trial in the alleged rape case began almost six years after the CBI booked Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh in 2008.
I feel like for me personally, it's bothered me but I could mostly ignore it and shut my mind off for quality TV. No war must be easy and with a dragon by the night king's side, we just can't wait for the final war.
New Rs 200 note will be rolled out soon by RBI
The central bank had made a decision to bring in Rs 200 notes in March after consulting the finance ministry, the PTI report said. Prime Minister Narendra Modi in November previous year announced that the Rs 500 and 1,000 notes would no longer be legal tender.
How the Apple Car turned into an Apple Shuttle Bus
Just take out that steering wheel and those pedals, turn the chrome into matte black, and it could nearly be an Apple product. In the meantime, Apple is focusing on a self-driving campus shuttle called PAIL - short for "Palo Alto to Infinite Loop".
Samsung smart speaker reportedly on the way
So why not a smart speaker? Samsung is reportedly close to launching a smart speaker to compete with Amazon's Echo and others. Bixby is now available in more than 200 countries , which means that Samsung will get more services support onboard.
1 dead, 7 missing after quake hits Italy resort
For the moment there are two casualties of the natural disaster and 39 have been injured, one of them in critical condition. Spokesman Luca Cari said the work to free the boys was complicated, but rescuers were maintaining voice contact with them.
Sempra Energy bids $9.45B for Oncor, topping Buffett offer
Energy Future's earlier efforts to sell the firm have failed. "It is important for Oncor to remain financially strong", Reed said. Dallas-based Oncor serves nearly 10 million customers and operates more than 170,590 kilometres of distribution lines.