Business News Archive - January 04, 2008

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/reports/c78544) has announced the addition of "Fundamentals of Materials Science and Engineering: An Integrated Approach, 3rd Edition" to their offering.

By Amber Hunt, Detroit Free Press Jan. 4--The sisters of Stephen and Tara Grant have reached a custody arrangement regarding their niece and nephew but, by judge's order, they can't disclose what it is.

Fluor Corporation (NYSE:FLR) will provide integrated engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) for Marathon Oil Corporation's (NYSE: MRO) projected $1.9 billion expansion and upgrade of the company's Detroit, Mich., refinery.

DETROIT, Jan. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- With another cold Michigan winter under way, residents can find help managing their energy bills and avoid service shut-offs through payment assistance programs available from DTE Energy utilities MichCon and Detroit Edison.

Word of the Day
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.