A Massachusetts company that received a $43 million Energy Department loan guarantee last year filed for bankruptcy Sunday, a step certain to fuel criticism of federal green energy financing in the wake of the solar company Solyndra’s collapse.
Beacon Power Corp., which develops energy…
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Iran is pushing back against U.S. efforts to strengthen sanctions against Tehran in response to an alleged plot to assassinate the Saudi ambassador to Washington, demanding a public apology and…Continue
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officers attempted to shut down a table that was used to distribute food. When the demonstrators refused, they were taken into custody. The… Continue
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The YouTube video uploaded last week is titled “Rebel who killed the criminal Gaddafi and took his ring and his shirt.” He’s greeted with handshakes and hugs by a number of older men in what looks to be an office.
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PORTLAND — Portland police are looking for the person who threw a chemical bomb at the Occupy Maine encampment in Portland during the early…Continue
China's biggest producer of rare earths is suspending production for one month in hopes of boosting slumping prices of the exotic minerals used in mobile phones and other high-tech products.
This week's move by Inner Mongolia Baotou Steel Rare-Earth (Group) Hi-Tech might fuel tensions with the United States and Europe. They have questioned Beijing's decision announced earlier to limit exports while it tries to develop its own manufacturers of magnets and other products made…Continue
Greek Protests in Athens Live cam link
ATHENS (Dow Jones)--In a final vote late Thursday, Greece's parliament approved legislation enacting new austerity measures the government must take in order to receive fresh aid from…Continue
'Gaddafi dead' story stinks? 'Skepticism over NATO & NTC report
MUAMMAR AL GADDAFI alleged death video stills / screen caps
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ATHENS, Greece — Greek anger over new austerity measures and layoffs erupted into violence outside parliament on Wednesday, as demonstrators threw stones and gasoline bombs and riot police responded with tear gas.
Wednesday was the first day of a two-day general strike that unions described as the largest protests in years. The labor action, which…Continue
The battle for the eyeballs of social media network users is intensifying, with Google launching a demo version of 'Google+' (called Google Plus), the search engine giant's renewed attempt to take on Facebook in the social networking arena.
“This is just the beginning...We're just getting warmed up...launching what we call a field trial period, an invitation-only…
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Should people who are tired of paying extra fees be allowed to close their bank accounts in protest? One Bank…Continue