| Jun 29, 2014
| 5:53 PM
Earthmoving equipment has uncovered what might be the basement or foundation of the old L.A. Times building that once stood at the northeast corner of North Broadway and West 1st Street in downtown Los Angeles.
The site is being developed as an...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 4:39 AM
HARTFORD, Conn. — Neighbors just south of downtown Hartford cheered when apartments and homes replaced a rundown public housing complex and when townhouses rose on a barren, vacant lot.
But those improvements in the Sheldon-Charter Oak...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 1:05 PM
(Reuters) - A long-running battle over coal-fired energy in Kansas continued Friday as the Sierra Club environmental group filed a legal challenge to the state's issuance of a permit intended to give a green light to a controversial new power plant....
| Jun 25, 2014
| 2:14 PM
Filed under: Sedan, Plants/Manufacturing, Mercedes-Benz, Nissan, Luxury Volkswagen may have paved the way for American customers to get used to the idea of German cars produced in Mexico, but it won't be the only one for long. BMW is said to be...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 4:49 AM
SHELTON — A fire that ripped through a latex factory on River Road early Thursday morning left four firefighters injured, officials said.
About 100 firefighters responded to the blaze, which was called in at 12:50 a.m. At least eight fire...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 4:18 PM
Though it has taken an ungodly amount of time, it now looks as if Canton will again be able to use the Collinsville dams to generate electricity. The better news is that it can do so in a way that doesn't harm fish or the river ecology.
The two dams were...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 4:21 PM
The owner of a planned power plant in Fairfield faces millions of dollars in fines and has been ordered to halt construction because company officials didn't buy enough emissions credits to offset air pollution the facility is expected to emit,...
| May 5, 2014
| 7:50 PM
Nine workers were hospitalized Monday after the roof gave way on a building at the former steel mill in Sparrows Point, disrupting work on the lengthy dismantling of the Baltimore County industrial complex.
Four of those hurt suffered serious to...
| May 15, 2014
| 3:10 PM
A proposed natural gas export facility in Southern Maryland cleared another hurdle Thursday, when a federal review found the controversial project poses no significant risks to nearby residents' safety and no major environmental impacts.
| May 7, 2014
| 5:45 PM
California is back on the map as a potential site for Tesla Motors' proposed battery factory but remains a long shot, the electric car company's Chief Executive Elon Musk said Wednesday.
Musk said the automaker is working through a number of issues with...
| May 8, 2014
| 1:43 PM
Shares of Tesla Motors Inc. plunged after the electric car maker reported losing $49.8 million in the first quarter and outlined a host of challenges.
The Palo Alto automaker reported Wednesday that research and development expenses are rising,...