Business News Archive - January 26, 2006
General Motors Corp. posted a fourth-quarter net loss of $4.8 billion on Thursday, much worse than Wall Street had expected, amid high costs, shrinking market share and sluggish sales of sport utility vehicles.
By Matt Doyle, Tulsa World, Okla. Jan. 26--From a personal standpoint, this week has already shaped up to be a strenuous one for Sapulpa High School wrestling coach Biff Jones. Jones eagerly awaits Saturday, the day he and his family move into their new house in Kiefer.
- Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).