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Solar storm not nearly as bad as could have been

March 9, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

This extreme ultraviolet wavelength image provided by NASA shows a solar flare. An impressive solar flare is heading toward Earth and could disrupt power grids, GPS and airplane flights. An impressive solar flare is heading toward Earth and could disrupt power grids, GPS and airplane flights. Forecasters at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric...

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Kymera Independent Physicians look back on 2011

March 8, 2012 • Local Business ReviewComments Off

Dr. Dake discussing a knee injury with his patient. 2011 was an exciting year for Kymera Independent Physicians – marked by the achievement of milestones that have led to the opening of Kymera Independent Physicians Urgent Care in Roswell. We are...

Asian stocks rebound on hopes for Greek debt deal

March 8, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

In this March 6, 2012 photo, traders work on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange in New York. World stock markets cautiously rebounded Wednesday March 7, 2012 in a week that saw Europe’s debt crisis return to center stage over concerns Greece would...

Mayor Bing: City, state must act to save Detroit

March 8, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing lays out his plans and highlights accomplishments in his third State of the City address in Detroit, Wednesday, March 7, 2012. In the background is Detroit City Council President Charles Pugh. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio) DETROIT (AP) —...

Review: Prettier iPad retains familiar qualities

March 8, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

A new Apple iPad is on display during an Apple event in San Francisco, Wednesday, March 7, 2012. The new iPad features a sharper screen and a faster processor. Apple says the new display will be even sharper than the high-definition television set in the...

Australian admits fake-collar-bomb extortion bid

March 8, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

FILE – In this Sept. 14, 2011 file photo, Australian collar bomb hoax suspect Paul Douglas Peters leaves the Federal Courthouse after waiving extradition to Australia, in Louisville, Ky, USA. Peters’ lawyer Kathy Crittenden pleaded guilty...

Jury deciding if Stanford accounts can be seized

March 8, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

R. Allen Stanford, center, leaves the Bob Casey Federal Courthouse, Tuesday, March 6, 2012, in Houston. Stanford, once considered one of the wealthiest people in the U.S., with a financial empire that spanned the Americas, was convicted Tuesday on charges he...

Hyundai's European business gets noticed

March 8, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

Hyundai Europe Motor GmbH CEO Allan Rushforth smiles on Wednesday, March 7, 2012 during the press preview days at the 82nd Geneva International Motor Show in Geneva, Switzerland. The Motor Show will open it’s doors to public from 8th to the 18th of...

Snyder 'encouraging' consent agreement in Detroit

March 8, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

FILE – In this Jan. 5, 2012, file photo, Detroit Mayor Dave Bing speaks in Detroit. It’s a critical time in Detroit as Mayor Bing prepares to lay out his plans and highlight accomplishments in his third State of the City address on Wednesday,...

Chicago 'anarchist' accused in major hacking bust

March 7, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

This March 5, 2012 booking photo provided Tuesday, March 6 by the Cook County Sheriff’s Department in Chicago shows Jeremy Hammond. Hammond, 27, made an appearance in federal court Tuesday accused of participating in an international computer-hacking...