Economic Activity Advances in Thirty States in September 11/18/11 – The Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia regional economic activity indexes advanced in 30 states in September from August. On a three-month moving average basis, 33 states showed improvement. Thirteen states declined in September, with the only notable concentration being in the South Atlantic division where… Read more »
British Army engineers give Afghan soldiers heavy equipment training.
Bury, Great Britain: A crane operator was killed today after his eight axle mobile crane ran away on a steep incline at the Scout Moor wind farm.
CNN Money ran an article on the jobs in Texas, here are some exceprts: Texas has created a lot of jobs over the 10 years that Rick Perry’s been governor — there’s no doubt about it. Perry, who is formally launching his presidential candidacy on Saturday, is making his state’s economic prowess a centerpiece of… Read more »
1.5 years after a crane destroyed their house while trying to remove a tree, the family settled with the tree company. Read more at http://www.pressdemocrat.com/article/20110524/ARTICLES/110529755?tc=ix&tc=ar