PROVIDENCE, R.I.— The state agency that owns the waterfront land where the Pawtucket Red Sox want to build a stadium racked up nearly $150,000 by mid-July in legal and consulting fees to review the proposal, according to documents obtained by The Associated Press through a records request. As of July 15, the I-195 Redevelopment District Commission had been...» Read More
TOKYO, March 5- The fight over restarting Japan's nuclear industry is moving to the courts, where power companies face the risk of further delays in firing up idled reactors if judges side with local residents worried about nuclear safety. And while ruling politicians and Japan's bureaucracy are pushing the restarts, the judiciary- which typically sided with...
MOSCOW, March 4- Russia's biggest privately-held homebuilder, SU-155, said it had failed to pay out to its bondholders under a put option agreement and was seeking to restructure its debts to avoid an outright default. Global investors have been closely watching developments in Russia, whose economy is teetering on the brink of recession due to a steep fall in...
WASHINGTON, Feb 27- U.S. construction spending unexpectedly fell in January as both private and public outlays fell, a government report showed on Monday. Construction spending declined 1.1 percent to an annual rate of $971.4 billion, the Commerce Department. It was up 1.8 percent compared to January last year.
Prototypes of driverless cars are set to get the go-ahead on a stretch of Germany's busy A9 autobahn, NBC News reports.
D.R. Horton reported a higher-than-expected 37 percent jump in quarterly revenue as it delivered more homes.
AirAsia Group CEO Tony Fernandes tells CNBC he gave his cellphone number to relatives of victims because he wanted to help comfort the families.
Bill Nye, "The Science Guy" weighs in on how to fix the US's problem of not being able to fill millions of STEM jobs.
Lennar reported a better-than-expected 50 percent jump in quarterly profit as it sold more homes at higher prices.
KB Home on Tuesday reported fiscal fourth-quarter profit had a dramatic rise to $852.8 million.
The U.S. Navy unveiled the Ghostswimmer, a sharklike surveillance drone capable of swimming in waters as deep as 300 feet.
Debbie Sterling's story-based GoldieBlox construction sets and action figures are being sold in 6,000 stores worldwide, two years after taking Kickstarter by storm.
Caterpillar reported quarterly earnings that surged past analysts' expectations on Thursday.
"Big Bang" actress Mayim Bialik is a self-proclaimed science geek (she has a Ph.D.) and wants to get kids excited about math and science.
Morgan Stanley plans to build and run a U.S. compressed natural gas export facility, even as it sells its physical oil business.
The U.S. lacks a plan to save coastal cities from hurricanes and rising sea levels, and getting there may not be easy.
Ron Napier, Head of Napier Investment Advisors, describes his worries over China's construction sector.
AECOM Technology said it will pay $4 billion to acquire URS in an acquisition that is expected to complete in October.
One of the most expensive high school football stadiums in America will be closed this fall because its concrete is cracking.
Robert Noel, CEO of Land Securities tells CNBC that the group is beginning to "reap the rewards" from the "bold call" it made to build new buildings with no rental agreements in place.
There is a lot of capital from around the world flowing into real estate and the fundamentals are good, explains Robert Sulentic, CBRE Group president & CEO, sharing his outlook on the nation's real estate market. And Robert Wolf, 32 Advisors CEO, wants to know about the uptick in new construction. Don't expect a dramatic amount of new supply over the next couple of years, says Sulentic.