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WASHINGTON, Jan 30- U.S. officials are likely to allow China's Lenovo Group to buy IBM's low-end server business and Google Inc's Motorola Mobility handset business if it agrees to concessions aimed at protecting U.S. national security, experts said.
WASHINGTON, Jan 23- Boeing Co and General Dynamics Corp on Thursday each agreed to give the U.S. Navy $200 million in aircraft and services to settle an epic, 23- year legal dispute over cancellation of the $4.8 billion A-12 stealth aircraft in 1991..
*Lenovo to offer jobs to 7,500 IBM employees. BEIJING, Jan 23- Chinese PC maker Lenovo Group Ltd agreed to buy IBM Corp's low-end server business for $2.3 billion in what is set to be China's biggest technology deal.
WASHINGTON, Jan 22- General Dynamics Corp shares rose more than 5 percent on Wednesday after the maker of Gulfstream business jets and Navy ships posted higher-than-expected quarterly results, and pledged to buy back 11.4 million shares in the first quarter.
WASHINGTON, Jan 17- The U.S. Federal Trade Commission has approved the $2.5 billion purchase of regional grocer Harris Teeter Supermarkets Inc by Kroger Co, deciding the transaction does not violate anti-trust law, the companies said on Friday.
*Fourth-quarter earnings $1.45/ share vs est. Jan 16- Capital One Financial Corp, one of the largest U.S. credit card issuers, reported lower-than-expected quarterly results as net interest income fell in both its credit card and consumer banking businesses.
*Q4 earnings per share $1.45 vs estimates of $1.55. Jan 16- Capital One Financial Corp, one of the largest credit card issuers in the United States, reported quarterly results that missed estimates as net interest income fell in both its credit card and consumer banking business.
WASHINGTON, Jan 15- American Airlines will halt year-round, daily nonstop service to 17 cities from Washington's Reagan National Airport as a result of the divestiture of slots required by the U.S. government for American's merger with US Airways, the company said on Wednesday.
WASHINGTON, Jan 15- A judge on Wednesday upheld subsidies at the heart of President Barack Obama's healthcare overhaul, rejecting one of the main legal challenges to the policy by conservatives opposed to an expansion of the federal government.
Jan 15- As more cyber thieves steal personal and financial information, can you insulate yourself from the risk of having your money and identity stolen by giving up credit and debit cards? Many consumers are rethinking their use of plastic after a massive cyber attack on retailers such as Target Corp and Neiman Marcus.
WASHINGTON, Jan 15- A federal judge on Wednesday rejected a conservative challenge to health insurance subsidies available to people in the 34 U.S. states that declined to establish their own online marketplaces under President Barack Obama's healthcare law.
*Bank of America shares jump after earnings. NEW YORK, Jan 15- U.S. stocks rose on Wednesday, with the S&P 500 hitting a record high after strong earnings from Bank of America and data pointed to improvement in the economy.
The agency will oversee inspections of the power pack by battery maker GS Yuasa Corp, JAL and Boeing. The latest incident with Boeing's state-of-the-art plane, which is built with carbon-fiber composite materials and a powerful electrical system to reduce weight and improve fuel efficiency, raises fresh concerns about the plane's safety and reliability.
TOKYO/ SEATTLE, Jan 15- Japan Airlines Co Ltd said it temporarily grounded one of its Boeing 787 Dreamliners at Tokyo's Narita International Airport on Tuesday after white smoke was spotted outside the plane and a battery cell appeared to be leaking. Boeing shares fell 0.6 percent to $139.87 on the New York Stock Exchange.
TOKYO, Jan 15- Japan Airlines Co Ltd said it temporarily grounded one of its Boeing 787 Dreamliners on Tuesday after white smoke was spotted outside the plane as cockpit warning lights indicated potential problems with the main battery and charger, and a battery cell appeared to be leaking. Boeing shares fell 0.6 percent to $139.87 on the New York Stock Exchange.
DETROIT/ TOKYO, Jan 13- At a New Year's party thrown by Honda in 1985, Juichiro Takada, heir to a family woven-cloth business that had branched into car seatbelts, divulged a decision. His company, Takata Corp, would steer clear of mass-producing automotive airbags.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. Jan 12- Orbital Sciences Corp, one of two companies hired by U.S. space agency NASA to make supply runs to the International Space Station, delivered its first cargo ship on Sunday, a NASA TV broadcast showed.
HOUSTON, Jan 7- PJM Interconnection, the power grid agency for the mid-Atlantic and parts of the Midwest, took emergency steps to meet surging demand as subzero temperatures forced power plants to shut, grid officials said on Tuesday.
The Federal Aviation Administration already had approved limited use of drones in the United States for law enforcement, surveillance, atmospheric research and other applications. They also are a growing business for companies such as Boeing Co, Northrop Grumman Corp, Lockheed Martin Corp and AeroVironment Inc..
WASHINGTON, Dec 24- Tuesday is a moment of truth for Obamacare. It marks the final deadline for most Americans to sign up for health insurance under President Barack Obama's 2010 Affordable Care Act, popularly known as Obamacare, if they want coverage starting on Jan. 1. In June 2012, Margaret Tavenner was worried.