U.S. trade deficit rose in the first quarter to the highest point in more than a year as rising global oil prices and a rebounding economy pushed up imports sharply.
Consumer products company said it plans to centralize its European business management in Switzerland, a move it said will boost its profit by as much as $60 million in 2012.
The Conference Board says its gauge of future economic activity rose 0.4 percent in May, signaling slow growth in the U.S. economy in the summer and fall.
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Hexion To Raise Prices for Epoxy Resins in Europe
Cave lions probably became extinct across Europe and Asia 14,000 years ago because a warmer climate drastically reduced the availability of their favourite hunting arenas, say scientists. Around 1000 years later, the lion also went extinct in Alaska and The Yukon in north-west Canada.
Internet TV will be tricky in China, where regulatory issues abound.
Internet gambling is a thriving underground industry; the government would especially like to cut down on betting on soccer.
( Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute ) Peter M. Tessier, assistant professor of chemical and biological engineering at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, has been named a 2010 Pew Scholar in the Biomedical Sciences by the Pew Charitable Trusts.
A rolling classroom and training center for emergency responders is making stops this month in Detroit and Pontiac.
Broadband subscriptions continue to boom in Asian countries, particularly China where growth topped 5% in Q1 and reached almost 21% over the last year.
Roche & #039;s MabThera is the first and only licensed biologic to offer a targeted B cell approach to rheumatoid arthritis (RA) treatmentJune 16, 2010 11:27 pm | by Roche | Comments
Experts at this year's European League Against Rheumatism (EULAR) annual congress highlighted to rheumatologists that targeted treatment in RA, through the testing of specific blood markers at the time of diagnosis, could have a significant impact on treatment decisions, resulting in...
( University of Tennessee at Knoxville ) Erosion and weathering can hinder soil's ability to maintain a nutritional balance -- a process crucial to maintaining life around the globe. One scientist investigates how soil interacts with its environment and changes over both a short-term...
( Pew Health Group ) The Pew Charitable Trusts today named 21 talented scientists as Pew Scholars in the Biomedical Sciences. The program enables scientists to take calculated risks, expand their research and explore unanticipated leads.
( NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center ) The second tropical depression of the Eastern Pacific Ocean hurricane season formed close to the western Mexican coast this morning, and the third tropical depression may develop in the next day or two. NASA satellite imagery captured the two...