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Privately held Holtec International is among a group of U.S. companies developing small modular nuclear reactors whose main components can be built in factories and assembled at utility sites either individually or in groups.
In the Region Judge: RadioShack broke law RadioShack Corp., the electronics retailer that could run short on cash next year, was found by a federal...
AbbVie raised bid, began talks with the drugmaker, based in Ireland. There still may not be a sale.
Shire P.L.C. has begun negotiating with AbbVie Inc. for a deal to combine the drugmakers after the U.S. company raised its takeover offer to about $51.5 billion, people with knowledge of the matter said.
Phila., Chicago Fed leaders have opposing views on inflation, timeline for increase.
Two Federal Reserve Bank presidents - Philadelphia's Charles Plosser and Chicago's Charles Evans - have expressed different opinions on whether the central bank should raise interest rates in the near future.
NEW YORK - Amazon is asking the Federal Aviation Administration for permission to use drones as part of its plan to deliver packages to customers in 30 minutes or less. The online retailer created a media frenzy in December when it outlined a plan on CBS's 60 Minutes to deliver packages with self-guided aircraft.
NEW YORK - U.S. stocks stabilized and ended with a small gain Friday, but it wasn't enough to prevent the market's biggest weekly drop since April.
ATLANTIC CITY - The list of casinos closing or expected to close here just keeps growing. Trump Plaza Hotel & Casino will shut its doors for good in mid-September, according to state officials who were briefed Friday by lawyers for the casino.
The Street: That arrogant, it's all-about-me coworker or worst yet, boss -- that drives you nuts has one more irritating quality.
PPA's lost & found for taxis is a forgetful rider's best hope.
Startup will let pet owners go beyond the usual online searches and get reliable info about pet issues.
BAGHDAD (AP) - Kurdish security forces took over two major oil fields outside the disputed northern city of Kirkuk before dawn Friday and said they would use some of the production for domestic purposes, further widening a split with the central government of Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - Tracy Morgan has sued Wal-Mart over last month's highway crash that seriously injured him and killed a fellow comedian.
MANDAREE, N.D. (AP) - A saltwater spill from an underground pipeline in North Dakota has renewed calls from farmers and environmentalists to require new monitoring to help ensure that such breaches are prevented or caught quickly.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The federal agency that insures company pensions for more than 40 million Americans says its top official is resigning.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. government has imposed duties on imports of steel pipe from South Korea, India and seven other countries, ruling in favor of U.S. steel producers and unions that had complained those countries were unfairly flooding the American market.
HOUSTON (AP) - Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. rose by one this week to 1,875.
NEW YORK (AP) - Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:
WASHINGTON (AP) - Dozens of companies, including Apple, Honda and Coca-Cola, have agreed to pay their suppliers more quickly in a bid to boost small businesses, the White House announced Friday.
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