Business News Archive - September 20, 2009

OSLO, Sept. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- New orders for 16 surveyed key contractors to the oil and gas industry declined 52% in the first half of 2009 relative to the same period in 2008.

A financial regulation bill being written by U.S. Sen. Chris Dodd, D-Conn., differs from ideas backed by the White House, the senator says. Dodd's bill, which is expected to play the same role in the effort to place tighter controls on Wall Street as the bill crafted by Sen.

March of Dimes Presents "Mission: Healthy Baby" Providing Much-Needed Support To Military Families PORTSMOUTH, Va., Sept.

NEW YORK, Sept. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Cisco Systems, Boeing and Pepco Holdings along with Consolidated Edison, EMC, E.I.

LOUDON, N.H., Sept. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Mark Martin celebrates his win in the SYLVANIA 300 in Victory Lane with his team and grand marshal Tim Lesch, senior vice president of sales, service and logistics from OSRAM SYLVANIA.

MIAMI, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Karl and Ashley Miller today released a summary of the formal complaint to the SEC to require MMC Energy, Inc.

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- While the awards might be gold, our favorite television stars opted for platinum jewelry on the red carpet at the 61st Primetime Emmy Awards.

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