Dow Chemical Company has agreed to a $5 billion deal for its chlorine business unit with Olin Corporation. Dow Chemical management had earlier revealed its plan to exit low margin business segments.
Trained killer whales appear at Shamu Stadium, SeaWorld, San Diego, California. Photograph: Image Broker/REX. Richard Luscombe in Miami.
A commercial airliner made an abrupt landing at the Halifax Stanfield International Airport in Nova Scotia on Sunday morning, clipping utility poles on entry and causing a widespread power outage.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. economy's tepid performance last quarter - a 2.2 percent annual growth rate - was typical of the economic rebound that began in the summer of 2009.
The Wall Street Journal reported on Friday that chipmaking giant Intel is in talks to buy Altera. If this deal goes through, it'll be one of the largest deals Intel has ever made - Altera's market cap stood at $13.36 billion when markets closed on Friday.