Ingersoll-Rand To Buy Cameron Unit
Ingersoll-Rand PLC said Monday that it has agreed to buy the centrifugal compression business from Cameron International Corp. for $850 million, as it looks to grow its compression business.The business makes equipment and parts that separates air, transmits gas and processes gas. It had revenue of ...
Execution Drug Cost Quadruples For Texas Prisons
Texas is paying four times more for its execution drugs from a new supplier, putting it in line with a local consumer rate but well below the cost in at least one other death penalty state.
America''s First Electric Supercar
What looks like a Shelby Daytona Coup?, goes like a 911 Turbo S and uses no traditional fuel? The Renovo Coupe. It''s a car bred in Silicon Valley and it''s the first American all-electric supercar. After four and a half years of working in secret, the car is ready to be seen.
HTC Makes Windows Version Of Flagship One Phone
HTC will start making a version of its flagship HTC One phone with Microsoft''s Windows software inside.HTC said it developed the new model at the request of Microsoft, which has been trying to boost its Windows Phone system. The company will continue to make an Android version of the One, as well a...
Defense Grills Plant Manager In Salmonella Trial
A defense attorney grilled a key prosecution witness in the trial of three people charged in a deadly salmonella outbreak.Attorney Tom Bondurant on Tuesday questioned Samuel Lightsey, the former manager of a Peanut Corporation of America plant in southwest Georgia.
How 1 U.S. Factory Owner Fought Cheap Imports
Much of U.S. manufacturing has been decimated in the past decade by less expensive imports from China, but it didn''t necessarily have to be that way, according to a compelling new book by journalist Beth Macy.