The widow of a pipefitter who died with five colleagues in a Connecticut power plant blast urged federal officials Monday to tighten safety rules for cleaning industrial pipes.
Three of four people injured in a hydrogen gas explosion inside a University of Missouri biochemistry lab have been released from the hospital.
Waves churned up by Hurricane Alex could help break up oil patches scattered across the sea, but skimming vessels may be idled and containment booms rendered useless.
Proposed legislation would offer up to $150 million annually in tax incentives for automakers and their suppliers, with the main target being Ford's assembly plant near Kansas City.
Taiwan and China signed a tariff-slashing trade pact Tuesday that boosts economic ties and further eases political tensions six decades after the rivals split amid civil war.
EU said increasingly unfair treatment of foreign companies by China's government is making the country a less attractive place to do business and warned that some might leave.
Japan's economic recovery faltered in May as moderating export demand dented factory output, household spending fell and jobless rate unexpectedly rose for?third straight month.
After taking the latest Apple gadget apart, analysts estimated the cost of the parts totals $187.51, almost $20 more than its predecessor, the iPhone 3GS.
Single-bag refuge solution is first 5 percent, dual mode of action product for above-ground pests in Corn Belt
( FECYT - Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology ) Researchers from the University of Granada have shown that a person's dental patterns can be used as proof of their identity with the same degree of reliability as DNA testing, the method that forensic police use to reveal the...
( Indiana University School of Medicine ) Wishard Health Services, the nation's third-largest safety net health-care system in outpatient visits, and the Regenstrief Institute Inc., an internationally-respected medical and public health informatics innovator, earned the National...
( American Associates, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev ) This is the first time AAT will be evaluated in humans with type 1 diabetes. AAT is an FDA-approved off-patent drug currently used to treat pulmonary emphysema. "We designed the trial with the same dose of AAT that has been...
Massey is appealing a federal Mine Safety and Health Administration order covering what the company is allowed to do during the investigation of a deadly explosion.
If BP hires the former Federal Emergency Management Agency director to help with community relations, it could further a makeover of the oil giant's Gulf Coast image.
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia's influential Greens party has written to new Prime Minister Julia Gillard calling for a A$23 a ton carbon tax after upcoming elections, allowing her time to gain support for a carbon trading scheme.