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Business News Archive - February 11, 2008

By Jim Wyss, The Miami Herald Feb. 11--Ten stories tall and brimming with diamond-studded necklaces and gold rings, the Seybold Building in downtown Miami holds the distinction of being the second-largest building in the nation dedicated to the jewelry trade.

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Florida Gas Transmission Company (FGT) today announced that Florida Power and Light Company (FPL) has agreed to become the anchor shipper of a proposed natural gas pipeline expansion project through a 25-year service agreement for 400 million cubic feet per day (MMcf/d) of capacity.

Prudential Retirement announced today that it has entered into an external partner distribution agreement with The Newport Group to offer Prudential IncomeFlex®, Prudential's 401k retirement income solution.

PECO is sending out letters to nearly 100,000 residential customers who are delinquent on their accounts and believed to be eligible for LIHEAP Crisis grants.

Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'