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2 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant
Vice President Joe Biden arrived at Goodwin College early Wednesday afternoon to speak with administrators and students at the private school about the importance of skills-building in the workforce.
6 hrs ago | Reuters
U.S. defense company Northrop Grumman Corp is in talks about selling its high-altitude surveillance drones in Europe, with Britain, Germany and Norway seen as the likeliest customers, a top executive said on Wednesday.
7 hrs ago | Philly.com
A federal judge in Camden has dismissed a lawsuit in which two Moorestown couples alleged that their families were exposed to health risks and a loss of property value because of underground contamination caused by a toxic chemical spill at a plant now owned by Lockheed Martin.
11 hrs ago | The Logan County Herald
Numbers released today in a monthly report on jobs and employment by Bureau of Labor Statistics suggest Illinois is doing poorly - despite two recent announcements from Gov. Quinn's office highlighting a drop in unemployment and expansion of jobs in the Rockford area.
The paint, color and coatings brand said the Oakland center will sell all of the company's products and serve as the distribution center for the company's network of Asia-Pacific retailers and distributors.
New York a After pair of engine failures last quarter left United Technologies shares at the cheapest valuation in three years, trading in the options market suggests the stock is poised to rebound.
The Air Force has grounded over half of its F-16D Fighting Falcons, the service's Air Combat Command announced Tuesday.
Lear Corp, a maker of auto seats and electrical power systems, is nearing a deal to buy Eagle Ottawa LLC, a supplier of premium automotive leather, for more than $800 million, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing sources familiar with the matter.
SMTC CEO Sushil Dhiman purchased 13,500 shares of the company's stock on the open market in a transaction dated Monday, August 18th.
Northrop Grumman Corp.'s X-47B Unmanned Combat Air System Demonstrator is being used to test the first carrier-based launches by an unmanned aircraft, with the goal being to reduce risks for the follow-on UCLASS program.
Kennametal CEO Carlos Cardoso will be retiring at the end of the year after nine years at the helm of the Latrobe-based manufacturer.
The owners of land in Delaware where a huge mound of dirt damaged a highway bridge have been served with violation notices by state environmental regulators.
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Partial clearing is expected in the afternoon. Chance of rain is 20 percent. High: 87. Low: 71. *The lightweight, load-bearing exoskeletons popularized in the movie "Iron Man" will be used to assist the Navy's ship maintenance crew in performing tasks that require heavy lifting.
John Deere is offering two new special edition Gator utility vehicles bound to turn some heads.
An aircraft power systems company that moved more of its operations to Manatee County two years ago with the intention of growing its workforce is now becoming a leaner operation aiming to have its products under the same brand worldwide.
Jabil Circuit Inc., a longtime, quiet manufacturing player in San Jose, is poised to expand its presence here significantly after leasing a 100,000-square-foot building in the southern reaches of the city.
Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 03:24 pm
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