Business News Archive - February 01, 2009

Transition puts world's three crude oil benchmark products onto CME Globex DUBAI, United Arab Emirates and CHICAGO, Feb.

Acquisition will generate greater rail efficiencies, overall environmental benefits for Chicago region CHICAGO, IL, Feb.

DENVER, Feb. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Are you ready for a fare sale? Frontier Airlines today announced it is rolling back prices during its Super Roll Sale. The Denver-based carrier is holding a XLIII (43) hour sale starting today, Feb.

MIRAMAR, Fla., Feb. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- COSPAS-SARSAT turns off satellite detection of the 121.5 MHz and 243 MHz emergency radio beacons today. In order to track the new 406 MHz generation of emergency radio beacons the US Coast Guard selected Becker Avionics' SAR MAN-PACK for ground operations.

MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- FLW Outdoors announced a star-studded professional angling team for Chevrolet for the 2009 Walmart FLW Tour. Team Chevy features veterans Luke Clausen, Dion Hibdon, Larry Nixon and Kim Stricker.

NEW YORK, Feb. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Severely weakened by the economic crisis, Russia's top metals producers are embracing a proposal to merge into one massive company.

Word of the Day
  • To say in too many words; to express verbosely.
  • To express in too many words: sometimes used reflexively.
  • The leading idea or a repeated phrase, as of a song or ballad; the refrain; burden.
The word 'overword' comes from over- +‎ word.