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Business News Archive - February 07, 2008

Transportation gas provider Clean Energy Fuels has been awarded a $3.6 million contract by the Orange County Transportation Authority to design, build and operate a new compressed natural gas refueling station at the authority's Irvine, California, maintenance facility.

By Gilbert Chan, The Sacramento Bee, Calif. Feb. 7--Three Sacramento Mercy employees claim Catholic Healthcare West owes them money because they weren't allowed to take meal and rest breaks.

Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.