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The U.S. arm of German solar manufacturer SolarWorld AG had complained that Chinese manufacturers are sidestepping duties imposed in 2012 by shifting production of the cells used to make their panels to Taiwan and continuing to flood the U.S. market with cheap products.
SAN FRANCISCO, June 2- Creating the state of California took a revolt that led to the short-lived Bear Republic, a war with Mexico, and various international treaties. Tuesday, voters in Del Norte and Tehama counties will consider a measure calling for separation from California and the formation of a new state.
Voters in Del Norte and Tehama Counties will consider a measure calling for separation from California and the formation of a new state.
SAN FRANCISCO, June 2- Creating the state of California took a revolt that led to the short-lived Bear Republic, a war with Mexico, and various international treaties. Tuesday, voters in Del Norte and Tehama Counties will consider a measure calling for separation from California and the formation of a new state.
On Monday, those states may finally get the nudge they need to jump into the $20 million a day California market for emitting carbon dioxide when the Environmental Protection Agency releases much-anticipated new rules that will force deep cuts in greenhouse gas emissions from existing power plants.
May 28- California lawmakers on Wednesday rejected a bill that would require labels on foods made with genetically modified organisms, the second time in two years such legislation has failed to take hold in the state.
As drought bakes nearly half the country, an expert says we may have to return to the days of WWII to ease the pain.
BEIJING, May 20- China has warned the United States that it would retaliate if Washington presses on with charges against five Chinese military officers accused of hacking into American companies to steal trade secrets, state media said on Tuesday. The indictment is likely to further roil relations between China and the United States.
China immediately denied the charges, saying in a strongly worded Foreign Ministry statement the U.S. grand jury indictment was "made up" and would damage trust between the two nations. Officials in Washington have argued for years that cyber espionage is a top national security concern.
National Labor Relations Board said on Thursday that Boeing's videotaping of union marches, and its restrictions on personal photography by employees, violated labor law.
The federal decision required Boeing to "cease and desist" and among other measures to post within the next two weeks a notice saying employees are entitled to join a union and participate in union activities and that Boeing won't videotape, photograph or watch union activities, or "create an impression that we are watching your union activities."
NEW YORK, May 7- U.S. Treasuries gained on Wednesday after America's top central banker said the world's largest economy remained on the mend but still required substantial monetary accommodation from Washington policymakers.
*Forecasts 2nd- quarter revenue $2.50 bln- $2.53 bln vs est. May 7- Technology outsourcing company Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp said growth in its North America healthcare business would remain slow this quarter due to lower spending by customers as they adjust to changes brought on by Obamacare.
WASHINGTON, May 6- Republicans in North Carolina will vote on Tuesday on their candidate for a U.S. Senate seat in November, in the first of several primaries this month that will test whether the party's establishment can beat back challenges from Tea Party rivals.
April 30- Berkshire Hathaway Inc's energy unit has changed its name to Berkshire Hathaway Energy from MidAmerican Energy Holdings Co, the largest of a growing list of businesses to adopt the name of the company run by billionaire Warren Buffett.
NEW YORK, April 30- When it came time for Tom Moser and his wife to consider having his 83- year-old father move in with them, a house with a special multigenerational floor plan solved their problems- and may have saved his dad's life.
WASHINGTON, April 28- U.S. Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler, under fire from consumer advocates for proposing Internet traffic rules they say will create "fast lanes" for some Web content, will testify at a House of Representatives hearing on May 20.
*U.S. announces new sanctions against Russia over Ukraine. NEW YORK, April 28- Brent crude oil prices fell almost 1 percent on Monday, extending earlier losses, on expectations of greater supplies as OPEC producer Libya prepares to reopen a second port, and as traders unwound the spread versus U.S. crude.
The new League of Extraordinary Communities is open to cities with unique names.
WASHINGTON, April 24- The U.S. Senate Banking Committee appears likely to back a bill to wind down government-backed mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, according to sources familiar with talks on the legislation.