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Business News Archive - January 16, 2010

DETROIT, Jan. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2010 North American International Auto Show Charity Preview black tie gala, one of the top single-night fundraising events in the nation, opened its doors to nearly 8,500 guests, raising more then $2 million for 12 local children's charities.

Workers Hold Funeral Procession to Ask Fiat/Chrysler To Stop Killing American Jobs DETROIT, Jan.

ST. LOUIS, Jan. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In response to a motion filed by Monsanto in 2009, the U.S.

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Jan. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Soles4Souls, Inc. announced on Saturday that it was increasing the number of shoes donated to victims of the Haiti earthquake to one million pairs.

CONCORD, Ontario, Jan. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Vital Products, Inc.

NASHVILLE Tenn., Jan. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Soles4Souls, Inc.

Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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