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China Slowdown Doesn't Scare CAT

February 13, 2015 2:00 pm | by CNN Money | Videos

Caterpillar CEO Doug Oberhelman says he's actually hoping for a slower economic growth rate in China, and feels his company is well positioned

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Death Followed Jeep Recall

February 12, 2015 3:01 pm | Videos

More than a year after Chrysler issued recall of nearly 1.6 million Jeeps because of it rear-mounted gas tank, the position of the tank is blamed for a fiery crash that killed a pregnant woman on a suburban Detroit freeway.

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Police Testing New, Less Lethal Gun Technology

February 11, 2015 3:01 pm | by CBS News | Videos

The police department in Ferguson, Missouri, is among many experimenting with the Alternative, a new technology that its creators say makes bullets less deadly.

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The Small Town Behind the Biggest Scoreboards

February 11, 2015 2:25 pm | by CBS News | Videos

Brookings, South Dakota, is the home of Daktronics, a company that manufactures those immense video screens so popular at sports stadiums across the country. Lee Cowan checks out how these massive LED displays are made.

New Automation Lends a Hand to U.S. Clothing Manufacturers

February 10, 2015 2:45 pm | by Maura Falk, Associate Editor | Videos

Made-in-America may be a label consumers could start seeing on their clothes once again thanks to a company called SoftWear Automation and Georgia Tech.                           

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Five of the Most Important (and Awesome) SpaceX Launches

February 10, 2015 2:20 pm | by Bloomberg News | Videos

In honor of SpaceX's potentially historic rocket launch tonight, here are some of the companies most important launches.                                      

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How the Cognac Market is Growing in the U.S.

February 9, 2015 12:47 pm | by Bloomberg Business | Videos

Michael Quinttus, president and CEO of Vintus, discusses the growing market for premium cognac.                                             

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Does A Shotgun Silencer Actually Work?

February 6, 2015 3:39 pm | by CNNMoney | Videos

Gun silencers have been around since the early 1900s. However, the world's first shotgun suppressor is now available on the gun rack, thanks to a company called SilencerCo from Salt Lake City, Utah.               

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$100 Oil Could Be At Least 3-5 Years Away

February 6, 2015 3:30 pm | by Bloomberg Business | Videos

Institute of International Finance's George Abed and Bloomberg Intelligence's Carl Riccadonna discuss the outlook for oil prices and production.                               

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What's Really Going On With Port Congestion

February 4, 2015 3:09 pm | by Maura Falk, Associate Editor | Videos

Port congestion is reaching new levels as container ships are being forced to wait to berth at anchor off the shore of Los Angeles-Long Beach. While many are assigning the blame to slow or even nonexistent negotiations between the International Longshore and Warehouse Union and Pacific Maritime Association, it is possible that the problems could have a different origin. 

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This is Not Your Grandpa's Buick

February 4, 2015 2:22 pm | by CNNMoney | Videos

The official car of elastic waistbands and white sneakers is attempting to be cool again. Buick unveiled two new cars at the Detroit Auto Show and, surprisingly, they're pretty with it.                   

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Amazon's New Robot Workforce

February 3, 2015 2:34 pm | by Maura Falk, Associate Editor | Videos

The Amazon warehouse in Coppell, Texas is far from an average distribution center. This particular warehouse is populated by a fleet of robots, designed to move around the center at speeds faster than any human is capable.        

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Are Families Accepting GM's Compensation Offers?

February 3, 2015 2:16 pm | by CBS News | Videos

This weekend was General Motors' deadline to submit claims for compensation from auto-related deaths and injuries. Ken Feinberg, the man in charge of the compensation fund, discusses how families reacted to the offers extended by GM.     

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Big Vans, Small Market

February 3, 2015 1:51 pm | by USA TODAY | Videos

James R. Healey breaks down the big differences in the big van market and what manufacturers are doing to stand out.                                       

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Obama Proposes $3.99 Trillion Budget for 2016

February 2, 2015 3:27 pm | by Maura Falk, Associate Editor | Videos

President Obama has unveiled his new budget proposal — all $3.99 trillion of it. According to the President, the goal of the new budget is to be “practical, not partisan.”                       

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Will Oil’s Big Decline Drag Down Other Commodities?

February 2, 2015 3:07 pm | by Bloomberg News | Videos

Michael Shaoul, chairman and CEO at Marketfield Asset Management, talks about commodities in light of the decline in oil prices.                                   

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Ford CFO: F-150 Assembly Going 'Extremely Well'

January 30, 2015 2:17 pm | by Bloomberg News | Videos

Bob Shanks, chief financial officer of Ford Motor Co., talks about the automaker's profit and sales outlook, the aluminum-bodied F-150 pickup truck, the performance of the company's European unit and the impact of currencies on competition from Asia.

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New Safety Reports Show Cars are Safer Than Ever Before

January 29, 2015 2:38 pm | by Maura Falk, Associate Editor | Videos

With all the news of recalls it is understandable that some would believe that cars are not as safe as they used to be. However, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety is here to say that those concerns are actually quite unfounded, and cars are safer now than they have ever been. 

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General Motors President Talks New Strategy and Outlook

January 29, 2015 2:22 pm | by Jon Minnick, Associate Editor, Manufacturing Business Technology | Videos

Dan Ammann, president of GM, talks about the outlook for global sales, vehicle safety and the automaker's business strategy with Tom Keene of Bloomberg Business at the World Economic Forum's annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland.       

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Ford’s Focus on Driving Innovation

January 28, 2015 2:09 pm | by Jon Minnick, Associate Editor, Manufacturing Business Technology | Videos

When it comes to the auto industry, you've got to innovate or risk being left behind. Ford isn’t about to get lost in the shuffle as it continues to move forward on modernizing its vehicles.                  

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