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  • Norfolk Southern Tops Estimates as Shipments Rise Wednesday, 27 Oct 2010 | 4:56 PM ET
    Norfolk Southern

    Norfolk Southern posted a 47 percent rise in third-quarter profit on Wednesday, thanks in part to higher shipments of coal.

  • Water is Key to Maine's Economic Success Friday, 22 Oct 2010 | 4:32 PM ET

    Maine’s economy has always been reliant on its wealth of natural resources, and one in particular: water, first as a hub for shipbuilding and dam-powered factories, and now as a site for renewable energy.

  • Wearing a neck brace as a result of the plane crash he survived in the Alaskan wilderness two months ago, Shaun O’Keefe, EADS North America CEO, told CNBC Friday that  he continues to fly because it’s generally safe—safer than traveling in a car.

  • Airline Mergers Good for Industry: Southwest CEO Kelly Thursday, 21 Oct 2010 | 12:07 PM ET

    The  United Airlines-Continental merger is good for the industry and also for Southwest, its CEO and chairman Gary Kelly, told CNBC Thursday.

  • Interest in vintage or collectible motorcycles is still strong despite the weak economy, but, warns one broker. "It’s like buying art. Buy something you like because you may have to live with it.”

  • What Song Best Describes the Economy? Friday, 15 Oct 2010 | 12:36 PM ET

    Every good movie is filled with drama and plot twists, not unlike the economy right now. And every good movie must have a great soundtrack. So, if you had to create a soundtrack for the economy right now, which song would lead the way? Share your opinion.

  • Americans Not as High-Tech as Indians: Wipro Chairman Thursday, 14 Oct 2010 | 12:00 PM ET
  • Mercedes Recalling 85,000 Cars For Steering Issues Saturday, 9 Oct 2010 | 5:25 PM ET

    Mercedes-Benz is recalling about 85,000 of its 2010 and 2011 cars because of potential steering problems.

  • New Jersey Governor Chris Christie

    U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood says New Jersey's governor has agreed to take the next two weeks to rethink his decision to cancel a massive NJ-NY rail tunnel project.

  • Shortage of Truckers Will Raise Shipping Costs Friday, 8 Oct 2010 | 12:40 PM ET
    Trucks on roadway.

    According to several trade groups in the trucking industry, there could be a shortage of drivers next year, and the estimates range from 200,000 to as many as 500,000.

  • Paul Jespersen Chavez maneuvers his cart as he makes deliveries along his route in Portland, Ore.

    Business investment, not government stimulus, will create jobs, Frederick Smith, chairman and CEO of FedEx, told CNBC Friday.

  • Christie Halts Train Tunnel, Citing Its Cost Friday, 8 Oct 2010 | 9:29 AM ET
    New Jersey Governor Chris Christie

    Gov. Chris Christie cited estimates that the project could be more than $2.5 billion over its budget of $8.7 billion, reports The New York Times.

  • Business Almost Up to '07 Levels: Enterprise CEO Friday, 8 Oct 2010 | 8:34 AM ET

    Car rentals are nearly back to 2007 levels, Andy Taylor, CEO and chairman of Enterprise Holding Co., the world’s largest car rental company, told CNBC Friday.

  • Boeing Says Pilot Cuts Short 787 Test Flight Tuesday, 5 Oct 2010 | 4:32 AM ET

    Boeing says one of its 787 test airplanes had some maintenance trouble during its first flight and the pilot chose to land the plane early.

  • Major Automakers Increase Sales in Sluggish Market Friday, 1 Oct 2010 | 3:33 PM ET

    U.S. auto sales in September for GM, Ford, Chrysler as well as Toyota, beat estimates, showing some gains in the still sluggish auto market. GM said Friday that its core brand sales for the month of September were up 22.1 percent compared to estimates of 17.5 percent.

  • Airplane Takeoff

    'One-Decision Stocks' are rare, so even to be considered warrants attention. The airline industry has been so successful of late that companies like this airline deserve a careful look.

  • Looking to rev up slumping sales in the beleaguered golf industry, Callaway  announced today a strategic partnership with automaker Lamborghini in the quest to find the strongest, lightest and most durable materials.

  • Longshoremen Remain on Strike in NJ and NY Wednesday, 29 Sep 2010 | 8:28 AM ET

    Longshoremen remain on strike at ports in New Jersey and New York despite a judge ordering them back to work.

  • Southwest-AirTran Deal Sign of Confidence: CEO Monday, 27 Sep 2010 | 12:37 PM ET
    Southwest Airlines planes

    The acquisition of AirTran by Southwest Airlines, two discount carriers, means that Southwest expects robust demand for flights, its CEO told CNBC Monday.

  • Southwest Airlines to Buy AirTran for $1.4 Billion Monday, 27 Sep 2010 | 9:34 AM ET

    Southwest Airlines said Monday it will buy AirTran for about $1.42 billion. The move will put Southwest in head-to-head competition with Delta Air Lines in Delta's home base of Atlanta.