Quantcast

Latest Economy of the United States Stories

2014-12-17 12:29:06

All 298 units will be designated as affordable housing. BROOKLYN, N.Y., Dec.

2014-12-17 12:25:12

Wish lists are hashtagging their way into online conversations ST. LOUIS, Dec.

2014-12-17 12:23:24

LONDON, December 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Royal Dutch Shell plc (NYSE: RDS.A) (NYSE: RDS.B) announces that on 17 December, 2014 it purchased for cancellation 590,000 "A"

2014-12-17 12:21:13

CHICAGO, Dec. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Boeing Company [NYSE: BA] will release its financial results for the fourth quarter of 2014 on Wednesday, January 28.

2014-12-17 08:29:25

With extended hours, CVS/pharmacy makes it convenient for shoppers to grab unexpected and last-minute gifts, greeting cards, wrapping paper and must-have stocking stuffers all in one stop WOONSOCKET,

2014-12-17 08:26:35

Firm brings fresh approach to consulting while hiring local talent. AUSTIN, Texas, Dec.


Latest Economy of the United States Reference Libraries

Cartercar 1912
2014-02-25 08:47:20

Cartercar is a vehicle manufacturer, founded by Byron J. Carter in 1905, Jackson, Michigan. The company moved to Detroit in 1906, then to Pontiac, Michigan from 1907 to 1915. Originally, Carter started his own company named the Motorcar Company in 1905 after leaving the Jackson Automobile Company. At the end of the year, he moved to Detroit due to financing. The company was renamed the Cartercar Company in 1907 when it relocated to Pontiac, Michigan and merged with the Pontiac High...

45_4ba39eb9b39d5125e16cc5f3cfd174cf
2010-10-11 19:48:16

The slinky consists of a helical spring that stretches and can bounce up and down. The spring can travel down stairs as it stretches and re-forms itself with the aid of gravity and momentum. Invented by Richard James in 1940's the slinky was demonstrated at Gimbels department store in 1945. The store sold its entire inventory of 400 units in ninety minutes. James Industries was formed to manufacture the slinky. It was until 1998 that the James family cashed in by selling the company to...

More Articles (2 articles) »
Word of the Day
tourtiere
  • a meat pie that is usually eaten at Christmas in Quebec
The word 'tourtiere' comes from the French tourte, or passenger pigeon.
Related