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  1. International Paper investing $135M in N.C. plantRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    International Paper is investing $135 million at its mill in Riegelwood northwest of Wilmington, but the move is expected to cost some jobs at the mill next year. Area media outlets report that when the upgrades are completed, the mill will be able to make 1.4 million tons annually of fluff pulp.


  2. Stock Markets Took a 'Scary' Nosedive Last Night, but...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago |

    Each of the major U.S. stock indexes was down more than 1 percent for a short time around 9 p.m. EDT, and the VIX, which measures volatility, spiked as futures plunged. JonesTrading's David Lutz reported that the "crush[ing]" of the S&P and NASDAQ were all traders could talk about Wednesday morning, and Business Insider's Sam Ro noted the severity of the move.


  3. International Paper investing $135M at plant near WilmingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Wichita Eagle

    International Paper is investing $135 million at its mill in Riegelwood northwest of Wilmington, but the move is expected to cost some jobs at the mill next year. Area media outlets report that when the upgrades are completed, the mill will be able to make 1.4 million tons annually of fluff pulp.


  4. Patrick Watson: Junk Food's Last StandRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | News Max

    Neither Heinz nor Kraft is in good shape. Will merging the two help? Don't count on it.


  5. AudioEye Announces That Financial Statements and Previously Issued...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | World News Report

    The Audit Committee also authorized an internal review of controls and policies. Accordingly, investors should no longer rely upon the Company's previously released financial statements or other financial data for these periods, including any interim period financial statements, and any earnings releases relating to these periods.


  6. GridPoint Energy Management System Earns Top Product of the Year...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Electric Energy Online

    GridPoint, an innovator in data-driven energy management systems , announced that it has received a Top Product of the Year Award in the Environmental Leader Product & Project Awards. Scores were determined by a panel of independent judges headed by Paul Leavoy of LNS Research and also including judges from AECOM Technology Corp., Anheuser Busch InBev, Bayer MaterialScience, ConAgra Foods, ConEd Solutions, Environmental & Operational Risk Management, GlaxoSmithKline, Owens Corning, RegScan, Salazar Packaging, Trupoint Advisers, the University of California Berkeley, Verdantix, Williams Creek Consulting, and YES Bank.


  7. Jobs posting, Vulcan Materials chairman steps down and state gets jury trial in BP case in today's business news wrap-upRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Alabama Live

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  8. Digger maker supports 1.5m demolition firm plansRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Northern Echo

    ... digger for the European market earlier this year. The firm said the machinery could revolutionise the construction industry by cutting production time through more precise digging, delivered by use of satellite navigation to identify its position on ...


  9. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Business Wire

    Mentre il gioco diventa sempre meno importante nel mondo, Hilton Worldwide continua a proporre maggiore divertimento per i ... Macrogen Renews CI after 19 Years, Making a Great Leap Forward to Be a Global Leader of Personalized Genomic Medicine )--Macrogen renews CI for a great leap forward to become a global leader of personalized genomic medicine, along with a new slogan "Humanizing Geno... )--Bandwidth, one of the nation's leading communications companies, today announced that HTC, Inc. selected Bandwidth to deliver out-of-network voice to new underserved... )--Barclays Bank PLC announced today that it has concluded its consent solicitation for select issues of iPathA Commodities Exchang... )--Rocket Fuel announces presence at upcoming marketing conferences focused on educating the industry on programmatic advertising and digital marketing technolog... )--Cloud4Wi, an innovative ... (more)


  10. The Recent Oil Crisis Makes Chicago Bridge & Iron A Great ValueRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Seeking Alpha

    The company I would like to pitch is Chicago Bridge & Iron Company N.V. Chicago Bridge & Iron is a large company headquartered in the Netherlands that has been operating for 126 years and as of its Annual Report for 2013, had approximately 56,000 employees across the globe. CB&I can be broken down into 4 different operating segments: Chicago Bridge & Iron's stock is down significantly over the past year, and I believe at the current share price CB&I is an attractive option for value investors.


  11. Private-sector job growth slowed sharply in March to 189,000, ADP saysRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... Manufacturing payrolls shrank by 1,000 in March after increasing by 2,000 the previous month, ADP said. The construction industry added 17,000 jobs last month, down from 28,000 in February. The pace of hiring also fell off in the service sector, ...


  12. Contractors warned about prohibited roadside trashRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Times

    ... and a second boom needs to be replaced now. Under the existing policy, ineligible for roadside pick-up are construction and demolition debris like sheet rock, flooring, bricks, concrete slabs and out buildings; land clearing and tree cutting debris ...


  13. South West Businesses discuss the future of the construction...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | This Is Bristol

    Construction businesses from all over the South West recently came together to examine the future of the construction industry in the region and what needs to be done to train the next generation of civil engineers, builders, electricians and plumbers. The event was a joint venture between Business West, Moon Consulting and City of Bristol College and was held at the College's award winning South Bristol Skills Academy.


  14. Enlighted Honored With Top Project of the Year Award by Environmental Leader Product & Project AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Market Wire

    Enlighted Inc., a provider of advanced digital sensors and analytics platforms for smarter buildings, today announced that its smart sensor lighting installation with California State University Dominguez Hills has received a Top Project of the Year Award from the Environmental Leader Product & Project Awards. The Environmental Leader Product & Project Awards recognize excellence in products and services that provide organizations with energy and environmental benefits, as well as projects that improve environmental or energy management and conserve resources.


  15. BNSF Slows Oil Trains Ahead of PeersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Transport Topics

    BNSF Railway Co., the largest hauler of crude by rail, moved ahead of U.S. peers in the push for safety by reducing oil-carrying train speeds beyond an agreement last year between regulators and the railroads. BNSF's oil trains will go 35 miles per hour in areas with at least 100,000 residents, a 30% reduction in speed in some cases, the company said March 30. Union Pacific Corp., the largest U.S. railroad by revenue, said it will study BNSF's actions, while CSX Corp. and Norfolk Southern Corp., the two largest railroads in the eastern U.S., said they aren't taking similar steps.


  16. Warren Buffet Sold Off POSCO Shares Last YearRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Chosun Ilbo

    Berkshire Hathaway, the U.S. hedge fund owned by Warren Buffett, sold its entire stake in POSCO last year, suggesting the legendary investor lost faith in the Korean steel giant. Industry sources said Berkshire Hathaway sold its 4.5 percent stake or 3.95 million shares in POSCO between April and June 2014.


  17. Buffett: If I Ran Fed, 'I Probably Wouldn't Do Much' With RatesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | News Max

    Warren Buffett, the billionaire chief executive officer and chairman of Berkshire Hathaway Inc., said he would not raise interest rates significantly if he ran the Federal Reserve. "I probably wouldn't do much," Buffett said when asked what he would do if he ran the Fed.


  18. Buffett: Greek Exit From Euro 'May Not Be a Bad Thing'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | News Max

    "If it turns out the Greeks leave, that may not be a bad thing for the euro," Buffett told CNBC in an interview. "If everybody learns that the rules mean something and if they come to general agreement about fiscal policy among members, or something of the sort, that they mean business, that could be a good thing."


  19. B2W Construction Management Software Helps Utah Valley University...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    Ed Kluber, Faculty Advisor and Adjunct Professor at Utah Valley University, elaborates on his decision to use B2W, "These construction competitions are extremely challenging, so we needed to arm our students with the best possible tools to ensure a winning outcome," said Kluber. "I rely on B2W's software with the work I do for my own employer, and have realized the benefits first hand.


  20. International Paper to invest $135M in Eastern N.C. mill, cut jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Memphis-based International Paper announced Tuesday that it will invest $135 million in its Riegelwood plant in Columbus County in order to convert the facility to a fluff and soft production operation, reports the Star-News in Wilmington . "However, based on what we know today, there will be no impact to anyone's job at the Riegelwood Mill this year as a result of the planned conversion," said mill manager Floyd Whitmire in a statement.