| May 31, 2012
| 12:49 AM
Empire State Building Goes Green
Empire State Building owner Tony Malkin and Johnson Controls Vice President Clay Nesler talk about how the iconic landmark was transformed into an energy-efficient skyscraper. They also talk about how the retrofit of...
| May 2, 2012
| 4:29 AM
For the first time, all floats in this year's Kinderparade will be towed either by hybrid or electric vehicles to reduce the event's emission and fuel consumption.
The Kinderparade will be held on Thursday, May 10 at 2:00 p.m. More than 7,000 are...
| Apr 24, 2012
| 3:27 PM
An array of solar panels, spreading across nearly five acres at the Back River Wastewater Treatment Plant in Essex, could deliver significant energy savings and will pay for itself within a decade, officials said Tuesday.
The 4,200 American-made panels,...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 5:29 PM
LOS ANGELES, Calif. (KTLA) -- A jury convicted the former superintendent of the Beverly Hills Unified School District Monday of two felony counts of misappropriation of public funds.
Jeffery Hubbard, 54, now the superintendent of the Newport Mesa Unified...
| Jan 9, 2012
| 9:42 AM
A troubled Cook County program put faulty camera equipment in police cars, wasting perhaps millions of federal dollars, the Department of Homeland Security's inspector general said in an audit released this morning.
Sen. Mark Kirk and U.S. Rep. Michael...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 4:26 PM
For those interested in working in sports and entertainment, two career fairs next week will provide an opportunity to pursue that ambition. Moving into their new home in Miami, the Marlins are looking to fill more than 2,000 positions. They......
| Sep 26, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Johnson Controls is teaming with Ottawa County Michigan Works! to fill 100 open positions along the lakeshore.
The company has scheduled a job fair at the Grand Haven Michigan Works! office Tuesday, Sept. 27, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
The jobs are for...
| Aug 19, 2011
| 12:12 PM
A Pasadena jury on Thursday awarded $24.7 million to Los Angeles woman who became a paraplegic after her car seat collapsed during a rear-end collision in 2006. The jury found the car seat was defective.
It took about two and a half days for the jury to...
| Aug 11, 2011
| 7:52 PM
On Thursday, President Barack Obama visited New York City for the fourth time since March for two campaign fundraisers. It's a much different city today than the one that welcomed him after the death of 9/11 mastermind Osama Bin Laden in May and at a...
| Aug 11, 2011
| 1:16 PM
Air Force One landed at Gerald R. Ford International Airport in Grand Rapids at 1:35 p.m Thursday. President Barack Obama then flew via Marine 1 to the Tulip City Airport in Holland where he then took a motorcade to Johnson Controls around 2:25 p.m. The...
| Aug 11, 2011
| 11:23 AM
On This Day: Hip Hop Is Born At A Birthday Party In The Bronx
Like any style of music, hip hop has roots in other forms, and its evolution was shaped by many different artists, but there's a case to be made that it came to life precisely on this day in...