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Norfolk Southern 3Q profit falls 27 percent

October 24, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012, file photo, a Norfolk Southern Railroad train pulls transport cars full of coal through central Illinois near Goodfield, Ill. Norfolk Southern Corp. says the weak economy contributed to a 27 percent drop in profits as the company hauled less coal and other merchandise. The railroad said Tuesday, [&hellip...

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Hasbro 3rd-qtr profit falls 4 pct, revenue drops

October 23, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this Feb. 5, 2011, file photo, toys by Hasbro are displayed in New York. Hasbro Inc. announced Monday, Oct. 22, 2012 that its third-quarter net income was down by 4 percent. But the Pawtucket, R.I.-based company remains confident heading into...

Land battles surface in Myanmar as reforms unfold

October 23, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

In this photo taken on Sept. 16, 2012, Zay Thiha, vice chairman of the Zaykabar Company, talks during an interview in Yangon, Myanmar. Zay Thiha predicts, ambitiously, that the 2,500 acre industrial zone alone could create 1.5 million stable jobs in Southeast...

Yahoo CEO starts reign with encouraging 3Q report

October 23, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

This Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2012, photo, shows a sign in front of Yahoo! headquarters in Sunnyvale, Calif., Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2012. Yahoo has ushered in Marissa Mayer as its new CEO with a third-quarter earnings report that topped analyst estimates. The...

Caterpillar sees weak economy as it cuts outlook

October 23, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this Wednesday, June 20, 2012, file photo a caterpillar machine is used at the Clinton Landfill in Clinton, Ill. Caterpillar cut its profit and revenue guidance on Monday, Oct. 22, 2012, saying the world’s economic conditions “are weaker...

Russia’s Rosneft buys out TNK-BP

October 23, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this Oct. 18, 2012 file photo, a plaque of Rosneft is seen outside its headquarters in Moscow, Russia. British oil company BP says it has agreed to sell its stake in its TNK-BP joint venture to Russian oil company Rosneft for US$17.1 billion...

Without buyer, Dominion to close Wis. power plant

October 23, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

This undated photo provided by Dominion Resources Inc. shows the 56-megawatt Kewaunee Power Station in Carlton, Wis. Dominion Resources Inc. announced Monday, Oct. 22, 2012, that it plans to close and decommission Kewaunee Power Station in the second quarter...

Private equity firm to buy Ancestry.com for $1.6B

October 23, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

This undated image provided by Ancestry.com shows a family tree made on the genealogy website Ancestry.com which agreed to be acquired by a group led by European private equity firm Permira Funds in a cash deal valued at about $1.6 billion on Monday, Oct ....

Kymera Independent Physicians adds Dr. Zain Abideen to staff

October 22, 2012 • Local Business ReviewComments (0)

Zain Abideen, M.D. Dr. Zain Abideen recently joined Kymera Independent Physicians. Dr. Abideen specializes in Rheumatology and completed his fellowship at Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York. Dr. Abideen lives in Roswell with his family and he is now...

San Diego media baron promotes conservative causes

October 22, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

In this photo taken Oct. 10, 2012, John Lynch, CEO of the U-T San Diego newspaper, reads mail in his office in San Diego. Lynch and his partner Douglas Manchester gave their 143-year-old newspaper a new slogan — “The World’s Greatest Country...