Business
Siemens to Buy Dresser-Rand
German engineering company Siemens agreed to buy U.S. oil-equipment maker Dresser-Rand Group for $6.4 billion.
09/22/2014 12:44:25pm
Railways Reshape Crude Market
Initially conceived of as a stopgap measure until pipelines could be constructed, shipping crude by rail has become a permanent part of the nation's energy infrastructure.
09/22/2014 12:37:03pm
EMC Weighs Merger, Options
Data-storage giant EMC, under pressure from a shareholder activist and faced with the expected retirement of longtime CEO Joe Tucci, is considering options that could include a merger deal with a rival.
09/22/2014 01:52:55pm
Tesco Probes Accounting Error
Tesco has suspended four senior executives and called in outside auditors and legal counsel to investigate the overstatement of the U.K. supermarket operator's profit forecast.
09/22/2014 01:02:04pm
Germany's Merck to Buy Sigma-Aldrich
German pharmaceutical company Merck said it would acquire U.S. firm Sigma-Aldrich for $17 billion, to strengthen its position in the life-science industry.
09/22/2014 01:44:01pm
GM Ignition Switch Death Toll Rises to 21
The General Motors faulty ignition-switch death toll increased to 21 as compensation expert Kenneth Feinberg began providing weekly updates of the compensation claims he has determined to be legitimate.
09/22/2014 11:40:45am
Will 'Gotham' Signal Change at Fox?
Fox is coming off a season of few new hits and double-digit declines in viewers. Now, the network's plan is to first make a hit out of "Gotham" and then get more out of in-house programming.
09/22/2014 10:28:22am
Apple Sells Over 10 Million New iPhones in First Weekend
Apple said it sold more than 10 million of its new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus devices over their first weekend in stores, exceeding last year's comparable total.
09/22/2014 02:02:34pm
RadioShack Supplier Declined to Help Rescue Effort
Cash-strapped RadioShack said it tried but failed to convince a major supplier to help its finances by altering its terms, a setback as the struggling electronics retailer works to avoid a bankruptcy filing.
09/22/2014 08:57:29am
Can Alibaba Keep Growing?
The real success of Alibaba's IPO will depend on whether the e-commerce company can keep growing without sacrificing its high profit margins of more than 40%.
09/22/2014 02:01:20pm
 
The 11th Hour - Guests & Topics - Sept 22nd-26th 2014
Monday Sept 22nd James B. Huntington, PH.D Choosing a Lasting Career The Job-by-Job Outlook for Work's New Age Work's New Age Blog Tuesday Sept 23rd David Ickes Wednesday Sept 24th Barry Ickesl Thursday Sept...
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Dial N Deal - September 19th 2014
Concrete Mixer tow-behind, gas-powered, new tires - $992 Exercise Bike - $42 John, Altoona 944-7429 Folding Picnic Table full-size, resin/metal, Lifetime brand, like new, grey, folds for easy storage - $80 Bookcase 3 shelves, slding glass...
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Dial N Deal - September 12th 2014
1981 Chevy Van 30 Coachman Motorhome 24', 350 V8, sleeps 2 - 4 86,000 miles - $1,500 Larry, Altoona 946-0533 Aluminum Roaster XL, heavy, used, vg goodition - $10 Kenmore Microwave medium-sized, 10-12 years old, works great - $10 Osterizer...
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