Business News Archive - November 08, 2006

CHICAGO, Nov. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- After a nine-year rate freeze and 20 percent rate cut, ComEd's residential customers may soon have a choice of electricity suppliers.

MIAMI, Nov. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- American Airlines will begin seasonal nonstop service between its Miami hub and Montevideo, Uruguay, this November. The seasonal service was originally introduced in December 2004, and is being renewed this year as a result of its success.

Information Resources, Inc.: WHO: Sean Seitzinger - Vice President, Retail Solutions and Strategic Consulting, Information Resources, Inc. Sally Lyons Wyatt - Senior Vice President, Client Solutions, Information Resources, Inc.

CLEVELAND, Nov. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Dominion East Ohio is introducing a new natural gas rate for customers who have not selected another supplier as part of a pilot program approved by the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO).

PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- SEPTA is improving service on several bus routes that operate in Manayunk and Roxborough. Starting Sunday, November 12, riders will find significant service changes on bus Routes 9 and 35 and the renaming of Route 61 Express service as bus Route 62.

Word of the Day
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.