By COLLEEN LONG and FRANK ELTMANAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - A nor'easter blustered into New York and New Jersey on Wednesday with rain and wet snow, plunging homes right back into darkness, stopping commuter trains again and inflicting another round of misery on thousands of people
By ELAINE KURTENBACHAP Business Writer
TOKYO (AP) - The Japanese operator of the nuclear power plant devastated in last year's disasters is seeking more government financial support, saying the cost of the cleanup could be double the 5 trillion yen ($62.5 billion) allocated so far.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Duke Energy is going to court to keep from divulging more than 600 pages of internal documents and emails that North Carolina utilities regulators determined were wrongly claimed as trade secrets.
The country's largest electric company said Tuesday that it wants to keep
By The Associated Press
The following recall has been announced:
DETAILS: Master Forge Gas Grills imported by LG Sourcing Inc. of North Wilkesboro, N.C. and manufactured by Guangdong Vanward Electric Co., Ltd. of China; sold exclusively at Lowe's stores nationwide from
By MARTHA WAGGONERAssociated Press
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) - Preliminary information indicates a fire at a North Carolina hospital that killed a patient and injured three workers occurred during a defibrillation, authorities said, citing a procedure typically used to deliver an electric shock to the
By YURI KAGEYAMAAP Business Writer
TOKYO (AP) - Nissan's quarterly profit rose nearly 8 percent, but the Japanese automaker lowered its full-year forecasts Tuesday because of a sales slump in China and weakness in Europe.
Nissan Motor Co. reported a July-September net profit of 106 billion
By RANDALL CHASEAP Business Writer
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) - A Delaware judge has authorized a Chinese auto-parts maker to provide bankruptcy financing for battery maker A123 Systems.
The judge gave interim approval Monday for Wanxiang (wang-SHIN) Group to provide $50 million in financing to A123
By JONATHAN FAHEYAP Energy Writer
HOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) - For utility crews racing to restore power to residents of this waterfront city that have been sitting in the dark for a week, the task is both mundane and monumental: Clean a bunch of gunk off electrical equipment with rags and cleaning