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7 min ago | Reuters

GE industrial profits rise 12 percent, shares up

General Electric Co posted a 12 percent rise in overall industrial profits on Thursday, as strength in its businesses selling gas turbines, jet engines and oil industry equipment offset weakness in healthcare and transportation.

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Related Topix: Financial Services, General Electric

7 min ago | Albany Times Union

1Q earnings fall, outlook strong

This file photo made April 11, 2008, shows General Electric Co. logo on products in Danvers, Mass.

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Related Topix: Financial Services, General Electric, Danvers, MA

1 hr ago | Free Republic

North Sea Boats (PT. Lundin) and SAAB working on an improved 63m FMPV Trimaran

At DSA 2014, the 14th Defence Services Asia Exhibition and Conference currently held in Kuala Lumpur , Indonesian shipyard North Sea Boats and SAAB are showing an updated model of the 63m FMPV Trimaran design ordered by the Indonesian Navy.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Navy, US News, Manufacturing, BAE Systems

5 hrs ago | The Washington Post

How long is too long to be CEO?

If Jeff Immelt indeed steps down sometime before the expected 20-year mark as CEO of General Electric, his tenure will be unusual.

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Related Topix: Financial Services, General Electric, Sports

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Sys-Con Media

Young Scientists From Around the State Will Compete for Top Honors at ...

The Fair's presenting sponsor is Northrop Grumman Corporation with additional support from Chevron Corporation, Southern California Gas Company, THE MUSES of the California Science Center Foundation, The Ralph M. Parsons Foundation and Gilead Sciences, Inc. , the Director of Business and Advanced Systems Development for Civil Air and Space at ... (more)

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Related Topix: Education Etc., Manufacturing, Northrop Grumman, Biotech, Medicine, Gilead Sciences, Healthcare Industry

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Commissioning delayed for submarine North Dakota

The commissioning of the $2.6 billion submarine that will become USS North Dakota has been postponed because of issues with the design of the bow and component parts, the Navy said Wednesday.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Navy, US News, Electric Boat

Freshnews

Innovation Acceleration: GE Selects Louisville for First Micro-factory

Today, GE announced its first micro-factory, FirstBuild, will be in Louisville, Ky., GE Appliances' headquarters.

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Related Topix: Louisville, KY, General Electric, Financial Services, University of Louisville, Appliances

WCAX-TV Burlington

Businessman Havenstein to enter NH governor's race

Havenstein, former chief executive officer at BAE Systems, is expected to launch his bid for the Republican nomination at a press conference Wednesday morning at the state Legislative Office Building.

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Related Topix: Manufacturing, BAE Systems

Hispanic Business

BAE Systems Unveils Geospatial Intelligence Mobile App for Google Glass

The GXP Xplorer Snap app can transform Google Glass devices, smartphones, and tablets into crowd-sourced information gathering tools capable of generating photo reports that can be shared across an organization.

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Related Topix: Google, Startups, Widevine Technologies, Manufacturing, BAE Systems

SouthCoastToday.com

Marion bomb scare actually marijuana

State police and Navy bomb squads were called to Marion Tuesday morning to investigate a suspicious package on the grounds of Lockheed Martin Sippican, a defense contractor.

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Related Topix: Marion, MA, Sippican

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Nanaimo Daily News

Most actively traded companies on the TSX, TSX Venture Exchange

Bombardier Inc. . Aerospace. Down two cents, or 0.49 per cent, to $4.10 on 10.1 million shares.

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Related Topix: Automakers, Oshkosh Truck, Bombardier, Telecom, Tele Leste Celular Participaes SA, Insurance, Manulife Financial

The Montreal Gazette

Regulators order inspection of Bombardier airplanes

Canadian and U.S. aviation regulators have ordered Bombardier Inc. to inspect pilots' rudder pedals for fractures on three more regional-jet models sold to airlines around the world.

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Related Topix: Bombardier, US News, Federal Aviation Administration

The Motley Fool

These 3 American Giants Had Very Different Days

The Consumer Price Index ticked up 0.2% in March, slightly higher than the expected 0.1% boost, driven by shelter and food prices.

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Related Topix: Beverages, CocaCola, Jack Welch, General Electric, Financial Services

Reuters

U.S. agencies back DigitalGlobe bid to sell sharper images

DigitalGlobe has pressed the government for years to allow it to sell such imagery but U.S. government agencies worried that giving public access to them could undermine the intelligence advantage they have from even higher resolution satellite images.

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Related Topix: DigitalGlobe, James R. Clapper

Sys-Con Media

Henkel Beauty Care Launches in Lighter, More Sustainable Aerosol Packaging from Ball

Ball manufactures the new, lighter extruded aluminum can using revolutionary metal technology, which utilizes recycled aluminum to create a metal alloy that exhibits increased strength and allows lightweighting of the container without affecting package integrity.

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Related Topix: Ball, Manufacturing, Agriculture, Science

MotorAuthority

800-HP 1967 Shelby GT500 'Tribute' Built To Celebrate Mustang's 50th

The 50th anniversary of the Ford Mustang's debut on April 17 back in 1964 will be the cause for celebrations large and small this year, with everyone from Blue Oval bigwigs to the car's legions of loyal fans getting in on the fun.

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Related Topix: Coupe, Ford Mustang, Hatchback, Convertible, Ford, Ford Shelby GT500, Oval, Electronic, North Carolina, Manufacturing, Goodrich, Goodrich Corporation

Daily Echo

Solent economy to draw on seafaring excellence to boost fortunes

A NEW master plan to breathe new life into the Solent's maritime and industrial fortunes has today been announced.

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Related Topix: Manufacturing, BAE Systems, United Kingdom, Isle of Wight County, England

West Australian

Gulfstream announces 60-plane deal for China

Business jet maker Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. on Tuesday announced a deal to sell 60 aircraft to a Chinese leasing company, one of the largest orders in the US company's history.

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Related Topix: Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Gulfstream G550, Gulfstream G650, Gulfstream 200, Gulfstream G450, Gulfstream Aircraft, Gulfstream Aerospace

Business Journal

Northrop Grumman changes retiree medical plan

Northrop Grumman Corp. has recently announced it is changing its retiree medical plan for those former employees eligible for Medicare, the Carroll County Times reports.

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Related Topix: Manufacturing, Northrop Grumman, Medicare, Health, Falls Church, VA

MarketWatch

The Wall Street Journal: Jeff Immelt may not be a 20-year Ge Ceo

Jeff Immelt may give up leadership of General Electric Co. sooner than his expected 20-year tenure, as he and fellow directors re-evaluate the right term for its chief executive, people familiar with GE's thinking said.

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