Car Makers Try to Make It Big With Smallest of Models
Auto makers are taking a fresh crack at solving the problem of how to make money on the tiny cars that European regulators, and many consumers, want them to sell. Profit margins on what are commonly known as city or mini cars are wafer-thin.
Legal Hurdles Could Block Recall Claims
General Motors has apologized profusely in recent days for an ignition-switch defect that existed for nine years and has been tied to at least 13 deaths in U.S. But apologies might be all many of the injured get.
Boeing to Inspect Undelivered 787s for Cracks
Boeing said a manufacturing problem had caused hairline cracks in the wings on some undelivered Dreamliner jets, requiring inspections on 43 aircraft and delaying some deliveries.
Ranbaxy Recalls Generic Lipitor in U.S.
Ranbaxy Laboratories, the India-based generic-drug maker beset by manufacturing-quality problems, has issued another recall of generic versions of the cholesterol drug Lipitor in the U.S. because of a potential dose mix-up.
Sally Beauty's CEO Sold Stock
Sally Beauty's chief executive sold $16.2 million of stock in the past week, shortly before the beauty-supply retailer said it was investigating an attempted breach of its payment systems.
At GM, Red Tape Still Rules
The picture that emerges from General Motors's disclosures about events that led to the recent recalls of 1.6 million vehicles is of a company still burdened by bureaucratic complexity, and unable to respond decisively.
Mexico Takes Bold Measures to Rein In Telecom, TV Giants
Mexico took unprecedented strides to rein in the country's telecommunications and television operators, imposing a rash of measures on the phone companies of billionaire Carlos Slim and on the country's top broadcaster Grupo Televisa in a bid to improve competition in their markets.
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Wednesday March 5th
Central Blair Recreation and Park Commission
Fundraising Talent Bank
Deadline for applications March 10th
Alto Model Train Museum Association Scalefest
Sunday March 9th 9am to 2pm
Monday February 24th
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Choosing a Lasting Career
The Job-by-Job Outlook for Work's New Age
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Tuesday February 25th
The Blair County Home Show
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