| Feb 21, 2012
| 6:55 AM
A host of prescription drugs have been in low supply around the United States for some time, but doctors have been warning about a particularly acute shortage of a set of life-saving cancer drugs.
Now the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said today that...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 11:46 AM
DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — Plummeting sales in Europe — and no hope for a quick fix in the troubled region — hurt Ford's second-quarter profit and forced the company to lower its full-year earnings forecast.
Ford joined a string of other...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 3:50 PM
By the end of Wednesday night, production was expected to be over at the Unilever ice cream plant on Frederick Street and the 391 employees who will lose their jobs were dealing with the shutdown with “mixed emotions,” according to a plant...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 8:58 AM
Hundreds of employees learned Friday morning in Henry County that they are losing their jobs.
MasterBrand Cabinets in Martinsville says it just has too many workers and not enough work.
Everyone who currently works here will lose their job. That's 335...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 11:26 AM
COVERT TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Workers at the Palisades nuclear plant in southwestern Michigan have located the source of a minor cooling water leak.
Spokesman Mark Savage said Monday in a release the leak is coming from a control rod drive...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 2:30 PM
An invitation to a Habitat mortgage burning
To the editor:
On Sunday, Oct. 7, Habitat For Humanity of Franklin County, Pa., will be having its first-ever mortgage burning ceremony.
In 1994, Habitat built a home on Memory Lane in Chambersburg for the...
| Apr 23, 2012
| 5:57 PM
The extended closure of the San Onofre nuclear plant due to equipment issues has led some to speculate -- or hope -- that the plant will be shuttered for good, but the chief nuclear officer for plant operator Southern California Edison said he doesn't...
| Dec 2, 2012
Hearings begin Monday in a case that will decide whether Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. customers can expect higher distribution charges next year.
BGE is asking for increases that would come to about $6.62 a month for the typical residential electric...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 5:07 PM
Glass bottles moved briskly along new manufacturing lines — some filling with rum, others with tequila — as the plant manager explained just how groundbreaking this was for a site used to a more sedate pace.
The Baltimore County plant now can...
| Nov 10, 2012
| 3:00 AM
On Monday night, the Williamsport Town Council is scheduled to address a zoning change request for an oil recycler using the county’s old Nicodemus sewer treatment plant, an issue that has raised other questions regarding the property, Mayor James...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 3:11 PM
A Seattle Hostess Cupcakes factory employing 110 people is slated to permanently close as a result of a nationwide strike initiated Nov. 9, Hostess Brands Inc. announced Monday.
According to the company, three bakeries across the county will close as...