HOUSTON/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Energy giant BP Plc said on Tuesday it had sharply increased the amount of oil it was capturing from its ruptured Gulf of Mexico well, but U.S. officials are still trying to figure out how much crude is actually gushing out.
Weaver Popcorn's chief operating officer Will Weaver traveled to China to sign the deal to provide popcorn to Chinese movie theater company Stellar Cinema.
General Motors said it should wind up with about 5,000 dealers in July after keeping 900 dealerships that the automaker had originally planned to cut loose.
Manufacturing job gains in Midwest helped lower nation's economic stress in April to lowest point in five months, according to The Associated Press' monthly analysis.
Company said its Chinese joint venture will build hydrogen production facility for PetroChina that can produce over 90 million standard cubic feet of hydrogen per day.
Number of jobs advertised at the end of April rose to 3.1 million from 2.8 million in March -- the most openings since December 2008.
Plenty of smuggled and fake iPads -- many of them Android-based -- are already on the market.
( Worcester Polytechnic Institute ) Like the rapid evolution of social media, mobile geolocation is expected to grow dramatically and radically change how people interact and shop, and how businesses connect with and market to consumers. Leaders in the technologies that make mobile...
( Oregon State University ) Forestry scientists at Oregon State University have demonstrated for the first time that the growth rate and other characteristics of trees can be changed through "cisgenics" -- a type of genetic engineering that is conceptually similar to traditional plant breeding.
LONDON (Reuters) - A European carbon market monitoring authority could prevent abuse, the International Emissions Trading Association said on Tuesday, in a bid to help restore the already damaged reputation of the nascent market.
(Reuters) - First Solar Inc said it plans to double production capacity at its German plant in Frankfurt an der Oder, to cater to strong European demand.
PARIS (Reuters) - Demand for new wind farms has not abated despite the economic crisis, particularly in the United States where many utilities are already getting ready for a rebound in power needs, EDF Energies Nouvelles said.
VENICE, La/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama said he wanted to know "whose ass to kick" over the Gulf of Mexico oil spill, adding to the pressure on energy giant BP Plc as it sought to capture more of the leak from its gushing well.
( American Friends of Tel Aviv University ) Dr. Yechiel Elkabetz of Tel Aviv University's Sackler Faculty of Medicine has identified a special class of stem cells called "rosette-stage NSCs," which he is using to develop a tool to control the growth and development of these cells in...
( Arizona State University ) Bart Legutki, a researcher at the Biodesign Institute at Arizona State University has pioneered a method to track an individual's state of health by profiling the immune system. The new technique, known as immunosignaturing, could provide rapid,...