Business News Archive - February 16, 2007
By Dave Lieber, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Texas Feb. 16--Keeping a sharp eye on AT&T. Open government expands in Texas education. Troubled travel company has new owners. And advice to deal with home-repair contractors. Today we share a slew of Watchdog mini-stories.
- Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).