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Officials Downstream From Colorado Mine Spill Demand Answers

August 11, 2015 2:09 pm | by Susan Montoya Bryan and Ellen Knickmeyer, The Associated Press | News | Comments

EPA workers accidentally unleashed the spill as they inspected the abandoned mine site.


Report: U.S. Wind Energy Growing As Prices Fall

August 11, 2015 12:25 pm | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

Department of Energy analysts said wind energy prices are at an all-time low and remain competitive with conventional power sources in many areas of the country.


You Won’t Believe How Much Money Tesla Loses On Every Car Sold

August 11, 2015 10:54 am | by Abbey Dean, Editor | News | Comments

Reuters found that Tesla burned through about $359 million in cash last quarter.


Oil Futures Signal Weak Prices Could Last Years

August 11, 2015 10:45 am | by Wall Street Journal | Videos | Comments

Congress may lift a ban on oil exports in September which could impact the economy and global oil market as oil futures continue to look bleak.


Arkansas Coal Plant To Shut Down Amid EPA Requirements

August 11, 2015 10:35 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

Arkansas plans to phase out a coal-fired power plant rather than install costly new equipment.


C-10EX (4W) Industrial Vacuum Cleaner

August 11, 2015 10:09 am | by Tiger-Vac | Product Releases | Comments

Tiger-Vac’s model C-10EX (4W) is an electrically operated, industrial vacuum cleaner designed for use in Division 2 environments. 

U.S. Calls For Dramatically Reduced Damages For COOL Requirements

August 11, 2015 9:15 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

The filing, according to Food Safety News, alleged that those neighboring nations significantly overstated the impact of COOL laws when they asked for $3 billion in damages.


Report: Keystone XL Backer Preparing For White House Rejection

August 11, 2015 9:05 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

The Keystone XL project would finalize a 3,800-mile network of pipeline stretching from Canada's oilfields to refineries on the U.S. Gulf Coast.


2 Unions Call For Action On Safety Record At DuPont And Chemours

August 11, 2015 8:55 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

The union chiefs asked DuPont and Chemours to reach out and begin collaboratively addressing safety concerns. 


Survey: Executives Hope To See Greater Progress From IT Organizations

August 11, 2015 8:34 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

The analysis by the Business Performance Innovation Network found that although nearly 70 percent of survey respondents viewed technology as increasingly important, 52 percent rated their IT innovation as poor or narrowly progressing.


Cuban Cigar Makers Eye The U.S. Market

August 10, 2015 3:03 pm | by CBS News | Videos | Comments

American cigar lovers are hoping that they'll soon have the chance to enjoy Cuba's signature product. 


Mondelez Investor Could Push For Sale

August 10, 2015 2:55 pm | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

Mondelez is among several large food companies taking steps to curb costs as consumers continue to shift away from packaged and processed foods.


Polluted Land Owners In Ohio End Suit Against Whirlpool

August 10, 2015 2:10 pm | by John Seewer, Associated Press | News | Comments

The land owners settled their suit earlier this summer — months after families dropped their lawsuit against Whirlpool linking the company's washing machine plant with the cancer cluster affecting local children.


Worker At Wrecked Japan Nuclear Plant Dies From Head Injury

August 10, 2015 2:03 pm | by Mari Yamaguchi, Associated Press | News | Comments

A worker at Japan's wrecked nuclear power plant died after the hatch at the back of a truck closed on his head Saturday, the latest mishap at a complex still struggling with the cleanup from the 2011 Fukushima disaster.


Obama Administration Helps Open 3D Printing Institute

August 10, 2015 12:46 pm | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

UTEP officials expected the satellite center to be the first of many hubs around the country.


From The Top: How Enterprise Mobility Is Changing The Workplace

August 10, 2015 11:55 am | by Jon Minnick, Editor | Videos | Comments

In this episode, Colin Masson, global industry director of manufacturing at Microsoft, talks about enterprise mobility and this shift in production.


Android Makers To Issue Security Updates In Wake Of Stagefright Bug

August 10, 2015 11:40 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

Because a variety of different companies provide Android devices, offering security upgrades can be a slow, cumbersome process. The Stagefright bug, however, prompted quick patches from several companies.


Hershey Posts 2Q Loss On Costs, Revenue Remains Flat

August 10, 2015 11:17 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Sales and profit at Shanghai Golden Monkey, Hershey's business in China, have been "significantly" below expectations, the company said.


EPA: Colorado Mine Waste Spill Larger Than First Reported

August 10, 2015 11:01 am | by Ivan Moreno, The Associated Press | News | Comments

The EPA has not said how long cleanup efforts will take.


Which Presidential Candidates Make Their Merchandise In America?

August 10, 2015 10:54 am | by Megan Crouse, Real Time Digital Reporter | News | Comments

The AAM is looking at all of the 2016 presidential candidates.



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