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SolarWorld's boss celebrates latest trade case win against China, Taiwan SolarWorld Americas LLC won its latest trade case against Chinese and Taiwanese solar manufacturers Tuesday when the U.S. Department of Commerce agreed to levy anti-dumping and anti-subsidy duties on the low-cost competitors. It's the ninth consecutive wi | Dec 17, 2014 10:21 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Philips buys medical-device maker Volcano for $1.2B Dutch conglomerate Royal Philips NV is paying $1.2 billion to buy medical-device maker Volcano Corp., which was founded in Rancho Cordova. Philips is paying $18 per share of Volcano stock, which includes a healthy premium over Tuesday's closing price of $ | Dec 17, 2014 8:57 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Boeing begins construction on St. Louis composites center The Boeing Co. has begun work on a new 367,000-square-foot composites facility in St. Louis that will build parts for its 777X aircraft. Boeing said in a press release that the facility should be complete in 2016, with work on the 777X wing and empennage | Dec 17, 2014 8:24 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Airbus names new commercial aircraft COO Airbus Group has named Tom Williams the new COO of its jet-making business. According to a report from Reuters, Williams, who is British, becomes the first Briton to hold that post for the European planemaker. Sources familiar with move told Reuters that | Dec 17, 2014 8:17 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Black Lives Matter-Birmingham to protest at The Summit and Riverchase Galleria Protests against racially-charged police violence continue across the country, including the Magic City. Protestors are planning to gather at the entrance of The Summit and inside Riverchase Galleria on Friday afternoon to speak out against the deaths of | Dec 17, 2014 8:12 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Cargills Horner to become president of Midland University in Nebraska Jody Horner is leaving Wichita. Horner, president of Cargill Meat Solutions since 2009, has been named the 16th president of Midland University in Fremont, Neb., according to a news release from the college. Horner will remain with Cargill through the end | Dec 17, 2014 7:34 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Salem company bets on smart electric bikes Actor Jared Leto might have personally invested in Cambridge electric bike company Superpedestrian, but there are a few other Boston-area companies trying to inject some electricity into your average bike. One of those, five-year-old EVantage, is based in | Dec 17, 2014 6:51 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Heres our first glimpse of the Acura NSX, debuting next month The highly anticipated Acura NSX will be unveiled to the world next month in Detroit. The Marysville-made supercar is getting its debut at the 2015 North American International Auto Show Jan. 12. It's a fitting venue Honda's luxury brand caused a stir at | Dec 17, 2014 5:08 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Joy Global 4Q profit improves, but 2015 presents challenge Joy Global Inc. reported Wednesday that net income for the fiscal fourth quarter improved on lower sales while warning that market conditions in its industry are likely to further deteriorate in 2015. Milwaukee-based mining equipment manufacturer Joy Glob | Dec 17, 2014 4:36 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Congress restores business tax breaks for 2014, but they end Dec. 31. The Senate ensured that businesses can take advantage of numerous tax breaks for 2014 by passing legislation that restored breaks that had expired. These breaks include popular provisions such the research and development tax credit, and the ability of sm | Dec 17, 2014 3:41 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend