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Money market fund assets rose to $2.569 trillion

May 10, 2012 1:50 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Total U.S. money market mutual fund assets rose by $1.19 billion to $2.569 trillion for the week that ended Wednesday, the Investment Company Institute said Thursday.Assets of the nation's retail money market mutual funds fell $1.26 billion to $889.51 billion, the Washington-based mutual fund...

Digital 'Wallets' Proliferate at Cellphone Show

May 10, 2012 1:50 pm | by PETER SVENSSON - AP Technology Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

Cash, coins and credit cards are so Twentieth Century.At least, that's the opinion of electronics manufacturers, phone companies, banks and credit card issuers that expect cellphones to be the main way consumers pay for purchases in the not-so-distant future.The trouble is that...

Boeing Solution Speeds Delivery of Critical Data to Flight Deck

May 10, 2012 1:40 pm | by Boeing | News | Comments

Co-developed by Jeppesen and Boeing Information Services, application gives airlines a competitive edge ENGLEWOOD, Colo., May 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- A new flight data delivery solution for airlines developed jointly by teams at Boeing (NYSE: BA) subsidiary Jeppesen and Boeing...


FDA advisers recommend approving weight loss drug

May 10, 2012 12:50 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Advisers to government health regulators have recommended that that they approve sales of what would be the first new prescription weight-loss drug in the U.S. in more than a decade, despite concerns over cardiac risks.A panel of expert advisers to the Food and Drug Administration voted 18-4 to...

Boeing Completes 1st Flight of QF-16 Aerial Target for US Air Force

May 10, 2012 12:40 pm | by Boeing | News | Comments

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WAGO 804 Series Push-Button PCB Terminal Blocks

May 10, 2012 11:58 am | by WAGO Corporation | Wago Corporation | Product Releases | Comments

WAGO Corporation’s 804 Series Push-Button PCB Terminal Blocks provide jumper-free commoning to support manufacturers exporting LED devices and industrial electronics.

Bryan Herta Autosport Chooses Honda as New Engine

May 10, 2012 11:50 am | by MICHAEL MAROT - AP Sports Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

Bryan Herta will try to win this year's Indianapolis 500 with the same engine that took him to Victory Lane last year — Honda.A little more than two weeks after Herta's team was released from its contract with engine-manufacturer Lotus, Bryan Herta Autosport announced it would use Honda Motor...

EMC Buys Flash Memory Company

May 10, 2012 11:50 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

EMC Corp., one of the world's largest makers of data-storage computers, said Thursday that it was adding to its flash storage product lineup with the purchase of an Israeli company.Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. But EMC said that its all-cash purchase of the privately held...


Acco Brand Corp

May 10, 2012 11:50 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

1stQtrYearAgoRevenue$288,900$298,400Net Loss$17,400d$8,100Per Shared$0.31d$0.15

Firm seeks to operate rare earth mine in NE Wyo.

May 10, 2012 11:50 am | by LAURA HANCOCK - Gillette News Record - Associated Press | News | Comments

To get a bird's-eye view of the proposed rare earth elements mine, drive north of Sundance on Highway 14, turn east on Warren Peak Road and head to the Black Hills.Snow prohibits travel to the site, but you can climb up the lookout tower on Warren Peak where, at 6,656 feet, you can see pine...

Stahlin's Double Deep J Series Enclosure

May 10, 2012 11:26 am | by Stahlin | Stahlin Non-Metallic Enclosures | Product Releases | Comments

Stahlin Non-Metallic Enclosures introduces its FATBOY -- Double Deep J Series Enclosures.

Cognex Explorer Control Center

May 10, 2012 11:10 am | by Cognex Corporation | Cognex Corp. | Product Releases | Comments

Cognex Corporation ( NASDAQ: CGNX ) has announced the release of the Cognex Explorer control center.

Groups sue Alpha over selenium discharges

May 10, 2012 10:50 am | by PAM RAMSEY - Associated Press - Associated Press | News | Comments

Two Alpha Natural Resources Inc. subsidiaries are being sued by environmental groups who claim selenium discharges at a surface mine and a coal slurry impoundment in southern West Virginia have violated federal clean water and surface mining laws.The federal lawsuit claims discharges from...

Mechanical failure blamed for Wyo. well blowout

May 10, 2012 10:50 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

State oil and gas regulators are blaming mechanical failure for a natural gas well blowout in eastern Wyoming last month.The Casper Star-Tribune reports ( ) an investigation by the Wyoming Oil and Gas Conservation Commission also found that workers at the rig failed to...

Postal Service loses $3.2B in 2nd quarter

May 10, 2012 10:50 am | by HOPE YEN - Associated Press - Associated Press | News | Comments

Drowning in red ink, the U.S. Postal Service on Thursday reported a quarterly loss of $3.2 billion and blamed Congress for blocking the agency's cost-cutting efforts to offset declining mail volume and mounting costs for future retiree health benefits.From January to March, losses were $1...


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