Business News Archive - September 12, 2010

Chicago Metropolis 2020 calls for cutting private costs and improving public spending CHICAGO, Sept.


The government of Nigeria is scrambling to contain a cholera epidemic that has killed some 800 citizens in two months.

AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- One local oil change business is going to the dogs - and cats. Sixteen years after Jiffy Lube first came to the area, it recently invested $1.6 million in a new look and efforts to enhance customer service.

WASHINGTON, Sept. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S.

White House's new 'stimulus' plans would trigger loss of $341 billion in economic activity WASHINGTON, Sept. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Louisiana State University Endowed Chair of Banking and nationally-renowned economist Dr. Joseph R.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.