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 mayor of Seattle today prohibited municipal employees from traveling to Indiana on city funds, as the backlash spread against the state's Religious Freedom Restoration Act.